Here again: 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; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new sho ... More >>
Shabazz Palaces is genius. 2011's Black Up made instant waves as the left-field "hip-hop" release of the year; the spare, esoteric beats percolate under Ishmael Butler's outré flows, and the fine folks at the Luminary have booked them on April 24. Idle Warship, made up of Talib Kweli and soul songs ... More >>
8 p.m. Friday, October 10. Deluxe, 2733 Sutton Boulevard, Maplewood
A simpleton's guide to Twangfest
Friday, August 13; the Hi-Pointe
Wednesday, May 5; the Duck Room
Music can free your soul, but can it spring the West Memphis Three?