The musical landscape abounds with douchebags of all stripes. Normally their D-bag behavior is pretty amusing, but this year things took a turn for the completely messed-up -- music might have had more douchebags in 2013 than ever before. It was tough sifting through the bad behavior that went on t ... More >>
On Saturday, December 14, Off Broadway will host "The 12 Bassists of Christmas," a holiday spectacular presented by Bruiser Queen and featuring Sleepy Kitty and Middle Class Fashion. Notably, there's only one bassist -- MCF's Brian McClelland -- between all three lineups. BQ's Morgan Nusbaum started ... More >>
Black Flag lifers. One of the two Black Flag groups touring this summer (the Greg Ginn-backed version) played Fubar on Friday, June 21 (see all the Black Flag-St. Louis photos). As visible at a punk show has crumpled cans of PBR, the Black Flag tattoo -- images of which comprise a recently publis ... More >>
This week's show recommendations include visits from Mount Moriah, The Mountain Goats, Black Flag, and more. Also, be on the look out for the Skin Graft St. Louis Homecoming and a dual release show featuring Humdrum and the latest Tower Groove Records single. Read on for all that and more!
On a particularly frigid January afternoon this year, I stumbled upon an interesting scene in the Delmar Loop (where RFT Music HQ is located, for those unaware). Moving up and down the streets was an enthusiastic man with an acoustic guitar strapped on his back, flanked by another fella, pointing a ... More >>
Legendary hardcore punk band Black Flag will be playing Fubar on Friday, June 21. Tickets will be $25 in advance, $30 on the day of the show. This will be the Greg Ginn/Ron Reyes incarnation of the band, not to be confused with the Keith Morris/Chuck Dukowski/ Bill Stevenson reunion, which is curren ... More >>
Skateboarder Mike Vallely's band, Good for You visits Spirit's Lounge on April 27th and are accompanied by Black Flag guitarist, Greg Ginn's solo project. Noise-rock band, Talk Normal stops by The Demo on March 16th. More show flyers below:
Margot and the Nuclear So and So's will be at The Firebird on October 13. Cicero's *The Brains, September 4 Cranky Yellow *Gun Outfit, July 28 *Home Blitz, July 25
Friday, September 4 *Dandy Warhols/Spindrift, Pop's *An Under Cover Weekend, Night One, Firebird *Tight Pants Syndrome/Lollipop Factory, Off Broadway *Leroy Pierson, BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups *The Funky Butt Brass Band/The Big Bamou, The Gramophone *The Unconscious/L.O.V.E., Duck Room *Shemekia Co ... More >>
While perusing the listings today, one in particular caught my eye: Greg Ginn and the Texas Corrugators at Felix's in Dogtown on Saturday night. "Hmm," I thought to myself. "Why would Greg Ginn of Black Flag be playing there? That can't be him." And then I used a little Google-fu and found Ginn's we ... More >>
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