This week, our critics' picks include a varied pool of performers across genres including Boz Scaggs, 7 Seconds, Pigeon John and Peter J. Woods. Take your pick from punk and hip-hop to blues and noise. As always, stayed tuned until Friday for even more recommendations over the weekend.
This week, Lil Wayne, Those Darlins, Pallbearer, JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound and more make it into town. For some local flavors, check out some STL mainstays like the Union Electric, Bear Hive and a whole bunch of bands at the Electric Kool-Aid Acid Kat Fest. Our recommendations await after the j ... More >>
According to my new calendar, the word of the day is "volant," and it is defined as "moving lightly" or "nimble." I'm not really sure how to incorporate that into a post recommending shows for this week, but I'll do my damnedest. Legendary metal monsters Corrosion of Conformity play the Firebird to ... More >>
8 p.m. Wednesday, June 20. The Fox Theatre, 527 North Grand Boulevard.
Every newly announced show this week! Comedy and music fans, rejoice: The D is coming to town. For the uninitiated, I'm referring to Tenacious D -- the two-man wonderband will play the Pageant on July 23 with The Sights. They also just released a new video yesterday; see it below. For fans of southe ... More >>
8 p.m. Wednesday, August 24. The Fox Theatre, 527 North Grand Boulevard.
Late-breaking news! Steely Dan will be coming to the Fabulous Fox Theatre on August 24 of this year. We'll let the Fox's press release say it all: Greatest hits and deep cuts alike will be showcased at Fox Theatre on August 24 at 8 p.m. Acclaimed jazz artist Sam Yahel is on board as the tour's ma ... More >>
On Friday night, Ferguson, Missouri's own Michael McDonald is returning to the area for a solo show at the Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center. The concert is a benefit for the St. Louis-area branch of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse. Tickets are still available here. ... More >>
God bless the Onion: "Donald Fagen Defends Steely Dan to Friends." Tip to Doc for the link.
8 p.m. Saturday, January 20. Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard).
Blinded Black take their keytars to a national indie label (and a zombie movie).
7:30 p.m. Monday, September 4. UMB Bank Pavilion (14141 Riverport Drive, Maryland Heights).
INXS' Garry Beers weighs in on all things Rock Star, Karl Sanders of Nile expounds on Egypt, and B-Sides shakes our Groovethang
One local band bares all, another straps on Steely Dan, and we visit the Old School
With a handful of artists, "classic rock" is not a pejorative
Week of January 2, 2002