Jim Carroll

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    CBGB's Final Show With Patti Smith (A.K.A. The Day I Got Covered in Brian Eno's Sweat)

    ​Legendary punk club CBGB closed five years ago tomorrow. In its final week, the venue hosted a string of shows paying tribute its storied thirty year run, and it all culminated with a headlining set from Patti Smith. There were only a couple hundred people lucky enough to get tickets to that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2010

    Review Setlist: Drive-By Truckers and the Henry Clay People at the Pageant

    Jon Gitchoff Drive-By Truckers at the Pageant October 2: They killed it. ‚Äč There are very few certainties in life, but there's one thing you can always count on: If Athens, Georgia's Drive-By Truckers are in town, you have the opportunity to see one of the best rock n'roll shows money can ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2009

    Aaron's Thing of the Week, 30th October 2009: People Who Died

    It's very nearly Halloween, and so I thought I would bring you a Thing of the Week today that has a, shall we say, rather morbid tone to it. 

  • Calendar

    August 13, 2003

    BOC T.C.B.

    Put away those cowbells and show the Blue Oyster Cult some respect

  • Calendar

    April 30, 2003

    Story Time

    Oldest performing art strikes again

  • News

    June 16, 1999

    Guitars on Mars

    Gary Lucas has performed with Captain Beefheart, Jeff Buckley, John Zorn and Allen Ginsberg. Now he's visiting St. Louis to perform alongside the silent film The Golem.