Alabama Shakes' rise to success has certainly been swift and deserved. Just two years ago, the band stood on the stage of the Old Rock House and put on an electrifying set to a half-full room. Anyone in attendance that night walked out of there knowing: a) The band was poised for big things. b) Si ... More >>
Archdiocese be damned, PrideFest is going to be all kinds of crazy fun this year. Celebrating with new digs at Soldier's Memorial downtown, commitment ceremonies in City Hall, a headlining appearance by Taylor Dayne and the U.S. Supreme Court's recent decision that the Defense of Marriage Act is u ... More >>
The Coachella campgrounds are the Wild West of the festival. They are the sort of place you can imagine Hunter S. Thompson running around with his pants around his ankles. Drugs are more plentiful than food and going to bed before 4 a.m. is considered an early night. Campers built incredible structu ... More >>
This year, our sister papers at the Houston Press music blog Rocks Off and Dallas Observer music blog DC-9 at Night teamed up to bring you only the choicest moments from last week's SXSW madness. See Also: -The Scene at SXSW: Here's What You Are Missing -SXSW 2013: Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Spai ... More >>
The Mars Volta was a rock band from California, which a place where rock bands are frequently formed. Other rock bands formed in California include Van Halen, Creedence Clearwater Revival and the band that spawned the Mars Volta, At The Drive-In. At The Drive-In is best known for once having a song ... More >>
If you find yourself in this corner of the Internet, it is safe to assume you heard about Neil Armstrong's passing. If not, sorry you had to hear it this way. In honor of Earth's first lunar visitor, here are the six best songs about the moon. Let us know your favorites in our comments section (a pl ... More >>
The annual hero-halloween for St. Louis bands known as An Under Cover Weekend* is scheduled for September 7 and 8 at the Firebird. Want to show everyone your excellent Spice Girls impression (someone please do this)? Now's your chance. The event is taking submissions for another 31 hours as of this ... More >>
This is part one of Robin Wheeler's Chef's Choice interview with Marc Baltes of Pi Pizzerias; stay tuned for parts two and three. Robin Wheeler"I was the world's pickiest eater as a child," says Marc Baltes, a Culinary Institute of America grad who now works as executive chef for Pi Pizzeria ... More >>
9 p.m. Thursday, February 18. The Old Rock House, 1200 South Seventh Street.
8 p.m. Saturday, September 20. Scottrade Center, 1401 Clark Avenue.
8 p.m. Friday, November 30. Scottrade Center, South 14th Street and Clark Avenue.
Local director AJ Schnack traces Kurt Cobain's musical influences in his poignant documentary.
Even with the Mac kid at his side, John McClane is just...old.
Wednesday, January 25; Blueberry Hill's Duck Room (6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City)
Singles Collection Volume 2: 1998-2004 (Hellcat)
A St. Louis rocker is laying down the Democratic soundtrack. Is that a good idea?
The Wiggles rock St. Louis
Demme's Candidate overhaul goes for the knowing giggle
Friday, August 29; Frederick's Music Lounge
Self-proclaimed hoosier Rosco Villa shines a rock & roll light on fucked-up lives
Intrepid columnist attempts to placate the pissy masses with a quick survey of recently received offerings
Camden Joy turned Cracker's David Lowery into fiction. Too bad he's real -- and really angry.