Isaac Brock

  • 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

    August 14, 2012

    The Six Best Rock Songs With Turntables

    Remember when the turntable was considered a legitimate instrument in a rock band? Neither do I. But there are rare instances where DJ scratches are not a dealbreaker in a non hip-hop context. Here are the six best rock songs featuring turntables. Let us know your favorites and we'll REEEEEEEEEEEEMI ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2012

    The Six Best Songs About Dogs

    Last week we counted down the six best songs about cats. In the name of fairness - and as a continuation of the Nitpick Six Animal Series, here are the six best songs about dogs. Let us know your favorite dog tracks in the comments below. 6. Deerhoof - "Kidz Are So Small" Kidz Are So Small by Deerh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2010

    Show Review Photos Setlist: Paste Tour featuring Jason Isbell and Langhorne Slim Brings Hodge-Podge of Talent to Off Broadway, Friday, October 15

    Jess LutherJason Isbell​The Paste Tour brought together a hodge-podge of big talent to Off Broadway last night, and despite a disconnect in pacing between the first and second halves, the show was a solid showcase of guitar-heavy up-and-comers.

  • Music

    October 13, 2010

    The Paste Tour

    8:30 p.m. Friday, October 15. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2010

    Mayor Slay Proclaims Today "Jeff Tweedy Day" in St. Louis

    A few hours before Wilco's Jeff Tweedy played a rousing solo set at LouFest, Mayor Slay proclaimed it "Jeff Tweedy Day" in St. Louis. The presentation of the proclamation wasn't public; it happened backstage during the afternoon, so there was really nothing to see. (And unfortunately, I don't think ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2010

    Show Review: Modest Mouse Brings the Sound and the Fury to the Pageant, Saturday, July 17

    Jason StoffIsaac Brock of Modest Mouse at the Pitchfork Music Festival, Friday, July 16. More photos coming tomorrow.​The Scottrade Center may have hosted a bigger light show last night, but everyone left the Pageant satisfied after Modest Mouse performed with fervor and nuance before a sold-o ... More >>

  • Music

    July 14, 2010

    Modest Mouse

    8 p.m. Saturday, July 17. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.

  • Music

    December 2, 2009

    Homespun: Cold Bear Scout

    Let's Meet the Sun and the Moon EP
    (Aim & Fire)

  • Music

    August 5, 2009


    9 p.m., Friday, August 7. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.

  • Music

    May 6, 2009

    Teenage Prayers

    9 p.m. Wednesday, May 13. The Wedge, 442 Bates Street.

  • Music

    June 25, 2008

    Modest Mouse

    7 p.m. Tuesday, July 1. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard

  • Music

    March 19, 2008

    The Paper Chase

    9 p.m. Tuesday, March 25. The Bluebird, 2706 Olive Boulevard.

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2007
  • Music

    April 4, 2007

    Modest Mouse

    We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank (Epic)

  • Music

    June 14, 2006

    Birdmonster / The Talk

    9 p.m. Tuesday, June 20. Off Broadway (3509 Lemp Avenue)

  • Music

    October 12, 2005

    Wolf Parade

    Apologies to the Queen Mary (Sub Pop)

  • Music

    April 21, 2004

    Modest Mouse

    Good News for People Who Love Bad News (Epic)

  • Music

    October 11, 2000

    Mouse on the Moon

    Talking to Isaac Brock, big cheese of Modest Mouse