By Jonny Whiteside While rock & roll is necessarily classified as a form of pop music, it is actually an idiom whose radical, destructive primitivism established a new type of socio-cultural disorder. It's about rejection of the status quo and celebration of the dis-imprisonment it instills. Alway ... More >>
This year, our sister papers at the Houston Press music blog Rocks Off and Dallas Observer music blog DC-9 at Night teamed up to bring you only the choicest moments from last week's SXSW madness. See Also: -The Scene at SXSW: Here's What You Are Missing -SXSW 2013: Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Spai ... More >>
image viaIf you have any interest at all in the music business, be sure to bookmark The Discography, a new website developed by a recent graduate at the Washington University School of Law that catalogs more than 2,400 music-related court cases dating back to 1833. Loren Wells, the site's cr ... More >>
This one's for Keegan: Courtesy of 5 Score Pachyderm, here's footage of Death Cab for Cutie at the Seattle Mariners' home opener playing "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" and -- awesomely -- John Fogerty's "Centerfield." (Except when the guitar goes off track. Oops.) Love the customized jerseys!
My comrade Chris Gray checked out Son Volt's show in Houston last night, February 24 -- and had some super kind words to say.For a good hour and a half, not counting a stomping encore of Waylon Jennings' "Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way," Farrar and his four companions - including Houst ... More >>
8 p.m. Saturday, September 20. Scottrade Center, 1401 Clark Avenue.
8 p.m. Saturday, February 2. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
8 p.m. Friday, November 30. Scottrade Center, South 14th Street and Clark Avenue.
Wednesday, January 25; Blueberry Hill's Duck Room (6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City)
A feast of sweet summer sounds awaits you
If you weren't at this landmark blues concert, Lightning in a Bottle will do
The Wiggles rock St. Louis
For more than 25 years, singer Terry Evans has been a fixture in roots music. You might not know his name, but you probably know his music.
Evangeline Made pays tribute to the songs and styles of Acadian culture
Big Mon; Skaggs Family
The fourth annual Twangfest, the biggest and the best so far, celebrates some of the country's best roots artists