David Rawlings

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2014

    Out Every Night: The Best Concerts in St. Louis From June 23 to 29

    This week, Swans and Travi$ Scott perform at the Ready Room, Bruce Robison and Kelly Willis take on Off Broadway, the Whiskey War Festival makes its annual pilgrimage to a VFW outpost and more. Get the details in the fine print and stay tuned till Friday for more weekend picks. Plenty more options a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2013

    SXSW 2013: Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Spain, Ivan & Alyosha and More: Review and Photos

    Kneeling down at the edge of the stage at the big outdoor venue of Stubb's in Austin, Nick Cave cradled a young man's head in his hands and sang his death-filled take on the deathless "Stagger Lee" myth. The jammed-in crowd laughed a little nervously. Cave stared down at the kid, who just kept noddi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    The Six Best Songs About Ohio

    If you are a human with access to the news, you are probably sick of hearing about Ohio, the swing state that will likely determine the shape of today's Presidential election. Luckily, Ohio sounds better out of some musician's mouths than it does coming out of Rush Limbaugh's. Here are the six best ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2012

    The Americana Music Association 2012 Award Winners Love St. Louis

    Earlier tonight, the trophies were doled out in Nashville for the 2012 Americana Music Association Awards and Honors. Winners included the Civil Wars, Gillian Welch and, naturally, Alabama Shakes -- the complete list is below. What struck us about the artists honored was how thoroughly they have b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2011

    Gillian Welch & David Rawlings at the Pageant, 9/3/2011: Review and Setlist

    Welch and Rawlings in 2009​Gillian Welch and David Rawlings The Pageant September 3, 2011 When the mechanics of a rock & roll concert get thrown out of whack -- when the lights flicker, when the bar service halts, when the A/C sputters off -- you become grateful that the night's performers a ... More >>

  • Music

    September 1, 2011

    Gillian Welch and David Rawlings

    8 p.m. Saturday, September 3. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.

  • Music

    August 25, 2011

    Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion

    9 p.m. Friday, August 26. Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, 6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City.

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2009

    Top Sellers at Area Record Stores: Week of December 7-13

    Vintage Vinyl 1. THEM CROOKED VULTURES---Them Crooked Vultures 2. CLIPSE---Til The Casket Drops 3. MELANIE FIONA---The Bridge 4. GUCCI MANE---State Vs. Radric Davis 5. BLAKROC---Blakroc 6. JOHN MAYER---Battle Studies* 7. VARIOUS ARTISTS---Daptone Gold 8. TOM WAITS---Glitter & Doom Live 9. PASSION PI ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2009

    Top Sellers at Area Record Stores: Week of November 30-December 6

    Late reporting from record stores this week, sorry! As always, as the asterisk means someone is coming to town. Euclid Records 1. Blackroc- Blackroc 2. Them Crooked Vultures - Them Crooked Vultures 3. David Rawlings Machine - A Friend Of A Friend 4. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Live Anthology 5. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2009

    Top Sellers at Area Record Stores: Week of November 23 - November 29

    Euclid Records 1. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Live Anthology 2. Them Crooked Vultures - Them Crooked Vultures 3. Bob Dylan - Christmas In The Heart 4. Tom Waits - Glitter And Doom Live 5. Bottle Rockets - Lean Forward 6. Swell Season - Strict J ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2009

    Top Sellers at Area Record Stores: Week of November 16-22

    Vintage Vinyl 1. ALL TIME LOW---Nothing Personal 2. BOYS LIKE GIRLS---Love Drunk 3. JOSH GOLDEN---Josh Golden 4. 50 CENT---Before I Self-Destruct 5. THEM CROOKED VULTURES---Them Crooked Vultures 6. JOHN MAYER---Battle Studies* 7. RAKIM---Seventh Seal 8. NORAH JONES---The Fall 9. BOYS LIKE GIRLS---Bo ... More >>

  • Music

    March 25, 2009

    Whispertown 2000/Theodore

    9 p.m. Thursday, March 26. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.

  • Music

    August 8, 2007

    Rock & Roll Revelation

    Gillian Welch just wants to sing that rock & roll.

  • Music

    September 1, 2004

    Gillian Welch & David Rawlings

    Wednesday, September 8; Mississippi Nights

  • Music

    January 14, 2004

    The Cantrells

    Saturday, January 17; The Focal Point

  • Music

    September 18, 2002

    Spouse Work

    American roots music just wouldn't be the same without the Gordons, a married couple who make unstuffy traditional music

  • News

    May 15, 2002

    2002 Riverfront Times Music Award Winners

    Your verdict is in: Check out St. Louis’ favorite local musicians.

  • Film

    March 6, 2002


    Week of March 6, 2002

  • Music

    November 14, 2001

    Farrar and Away

    With Sebastopol, Jay Farrar has made one of the finest and most unusual records of his storied career

  • Music

    October 24, 2001

    Welch the Revelator

    Gillian Welch's new record marks a testing of the very limits of that "confessional singer/songwriter" mode

  • Film

    October 17, 2001

    God's Gift

    From the Mountain come joyous songs about life, death and redemption