Floating Laboratories, the community art space and DIY music venue with a focus on experimental and multimedia art, is officially closed. It hosted film screenings, poetry readings, video art and non-traditional music. Kevin Harris, artist, space benefactor, live-in curator and operator says, "My ma ... More >>
Local music fans in the know spent last night at KDHX's massive party at the City Museum, Midwest Mayhem -- I myself had to wash my eyeballs this morning to try and purge them of the things I saw at the skatepark burlesque show. The whole event was huge, weird, fun and extremely exhausting, but ther ... More >>
Courtesy of Mary Ann StarrIn this week's RFT, we profiled Danny McClain, the mind-blowing local musician who passed away on March 28 at the age of 31. To further honor his memory, we invited some of his friends and family to share their favorite Danny McClain stories with A to Z.
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No April Fool's Day jokes here. Just good shows to see this weekend. More stuff over at the RFT's main music page.
Shagy Kennedy Memorial Show @ Fubar
All details about the celebration/memorial show are at Diana Benanti's post about the Everything Went Black guitarist.
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Image viaDanny McClainAs we sadly reported yesterday, drummer Danny McClain, of Grand Ulena and numerous other projects, died on Monday. He was 31. Visitation will be at Baumann Colonial Chapel (2504 Woodson Road, Overland) on Thursday, March 31, from 4 to 8 p.m. The funeral is Friday, April ... More >>
On Saturday night, May 30, White Flag Projects is hosting a benefit for Joe Raglani, whose gear was stolen while he was in New York for the No Fun Fest. The cost of admission is between $10 and $15, and the event will feature DJs, Schlafly kegs, a raffle and merch. The entire press release I receive ... More >>