No matter how many people he knows at a St. Louis Son Volt show, Jay Farrar will always be the guy who played a big part in creating the "alt. country" genre. Twenty years after Uncle Tupelo's heyday, Farrar and the current Son Volt line-up stay true to their roots without being strangled by them, ... More >>
8 p.m. Friday, November 6. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
With a talented rotating cast of characters behind him, the local hero has never sounded more rejuvenated.
Live a Little (Ashmont)
Joe Pernice is not only one of the great secret practitioners of pop, he's also about to become a published novelist