Dade Farrar

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2014

    Alarm Will Sound Plays St. Louis Twice This Weekend

    When Managing Director Gavin Chuck spoke to us back in April he said "We've got a mission to make St. Louis our second home." In keeping true to those words, Alarm Will Sound returns to town this weekend for two hallmark performances - tonight at the Sheldon Concert Hall and Sunday night at the Publ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2014

    Jay Farrar, Ataris, Royal Southern Brotherhood and More in This Week's Show Announcements

    Here again is every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos of artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new shows, so you can do some digging of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2012

    Country: Meet the 2012 RFT Music Award Nominees

    The 2012 Riverfront Times Music Showcase is two weeks away. And if that is our own St. Louis Music holiday, then consider this the season: Throughout May, we've been making our cases for all 125 bands and artists nominated for an RFT Music Award this year, introducing the nominees from one or more o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2010

    Ten Best Things To Do This Weekend in St. Louis: December 10 to 12

    ​The first potential Snowpocalypse of the year is supposedly due this weekend. Be afraid. Be very afraid. (Note: I'm being facetious.) Check out some more music shenanigans here -- and ten other notable events below. Friday Colonel Ford Trio @ Pi, Delmar Loop Enjoy a little vintage-country fl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2010

    Ten Things to Do If You're Not Going to LouFest

    George Clinton brings the funk on Saturday.​So, chances are you're going to LouFest this weekend. (Have you read our coverage yet? Go! Do it!) But if you aren't, there's plenty to do this weekend. Read on: 1. St. Louis Bluesweek Festival; steps of the Peabody Opera House The inaugural St. Lou ... More >>

  • Music

    August 11, 2010

    Homespun: The Rockhouse Ramblers

    Lies & Damn Lies

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2010

    Show Review Photos: Jay Farrar Heats Up the Old Rock House, Thursday, June 17

    Photo: Jason StoffJay Farrar last night at the Old Rock House. See a full slideshow from last night's Jay Farrar solo gig at the Old Rock House.​Clad in a kitschy, long-sleeved black cowboy shirt, Jay Farrar barely flinched from the heat as he plowed through a 100-minute set loaded with Son Vo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2009

    Chef's Choice: Jeffrey Constance, Hanley's Grille and Tap

    Robin WheelerChef Jeffrey Constance of Hanley's Grille and Tap​What do you mean, you haven't heard of Hanley's Grille and Tap? Chef Jeff Constance took over the former J.Buck's locations at St. Clair Square in Fairview Heights, Illinois, and West County Center in Des Peres a few months ago. Though ... More >>

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 25, 2002

    Best Honky-Tonk Band

    Rockhouse Ramblers

  • Music

    July 24, 2002

    Whoa, Nelly!

    Sick of the St. Louis superstar's coverage in our pages? Let us know.

  • Music

    May 1, 2002

    The 2002 RFT Music Awards Showcase

    The name has changed, but the song remains the same

  • Music

    June 20, 2001

    Swooping Toward Home

    St. Louis folk-rockers One Fell Swoop celebrate the domestic release of their latest CD, previously available only in Europe

  • Music

    July 5, 2000

    'House on Fire

    The Rockhouse Ramblers heat up traditional country music

  • Music

    June 16, 1999