Danny Kathriner

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2013

    The Best St. Louis Music Releases of 2013

    It's hard evidence of a vital music community when this local-release column only touches a fraction of what was released in 2013. Sins of omission aside, here's what caught my ear most this year: established bands hitting their stride, scene veterans trying new things and a few new faces making imp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2013

    Eight St. Louis Bands to Watch in 2014

    We often wonder if every St. Louis musician made some kind of blood oath on Dec. 31, 2012, promising to grind out a gazillion shows and EPs over the next twelve months. Their joy over surviving the Mayan apocalypse is the only way we can explain how 2013 was even more fan-freaking-tastic than usual ... More >>

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    November 21, 2013

    Cave States' The Great Divide Shines Bright Through Hushed Understatement

    Cave States The Great Divide Chris Grabau and Danny Kathriner have dipped in and out of each other's musical lives for some time now; Grabau plays guitar in the Kathriner-led Half Knots, while Kathriner has recently begun drumming for Grabau's project Magnolia Summer. But with C ... 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 27, 2011

    Best St. Louis Shows of 2011: Part Two

    Tom LampeJay Farrar on the pedal steel for Colonel Ford​New Year's Eve isn't just amateur hour. It's a night-long, clown-car traffic jam of colossally defeated expectations, a dispiriting exercise in futility, even, or especially, when you're somewhere somewhat less coastal than Rio. In St. L ... More >>

  • Music

    August 11, 2010

    Homespun: The Rockhouse Ramblers

    Lies & Damn Lies

  • Music

    July 16, 2008

    The Treeweasels/Half Knots

    9 p.m. Saturday, July 19. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue

  • Music

    August 9, 2006

    Half Knots

    8 p.m. Saturday, August 12. The Focal Point (2720 Sutton Boulevard, Maplewood).

  • Music

    May 25, 2005

    The Half-Knots

    Sunday, May 29; Focal Point (2720 Sutton Boulevard)

  • Music

    May 1, 2002

    The 2002 RFT Music Awards Showcase

    The name has changed, but the song remains the same

  • Music

    July 5, 2000

    'House on Fire

    The Rockhouse Ramblers heat up traditional country music