El Monstero 212: The Pigocalypse has just sold out its third of six shows at the Pageant. You're out of luck for December 22, 29 and 21 (the actual Pigocalypse, you note). You can still see the most extravagant Pink Floyd tribute this side of Roger Waters' The Wall tour on December 23, 27 and 28. Bu ... More >>
Paul AddottaUpdate, 11/7/11: The December 23rd show is now also sold out. Tickets remain for the 21st and 22nd only.
Update, 11/4/11: The first two shows, on December 16th and 17th, are now sold out! Original post follows.
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Paul AddottaThe Pink Floyd tribute juggernaut El Monstero has just announced its annual collection of shows at the Pageant: There will be five this year, on December 16, 17, 21, 22 and 23rd. Tickets are on sale now and cost $25 in advance or $30 day of show -- reserved balcony spots are $35.
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Paul AddottaIt's T-minus one day until El Monstero's first-ever summer show, and bassist Kevin Gagnepain is still receiving progress reports on what will be the band's biggest ever stage performance on Saturday at Jefferson Barracks Park. It takes about three hours to get him on the phone, an ... More >>
Jon GitchoffIt takes cojones to play a set that, save for one song, draws entirely from Pink Floyd's The Wall -- when Roger Waters himself played the entire album in your town less than two months ago. But the masterminds behind El Monstero, St. Louis' annual December Pink Floyd tribute supe ... More >>
We receive dozens and dozens of local CDs a year at the RFT. Although we review many in our weekly Homespun column, there just isn't space to touch on all of them. To remedy that, here are brief reviews of ten more releases that crossed our desks this fall.
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Each year in St. Louis, the official kick-off to the holidays becomes more and more synonymous with the series of shows performed by the local Pink Floyd tribute act El Monstero y Los Masked Avengers. It's a seasonal reunion of sorts for the aging KSHE crowd who grew up with Floyd's haunting psyched ... More >>