Kevin O'Connor

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2012

    Clownvis Presley Prepares in the Green Room at the Firebird: A Paint Story

    The rooms where music is made and experienced affect everything from the sound of the instruments to the mood of the people in them. Each week in Space Explorer, Brian Heffernan will tell you about a different room with significance to St. Louis music. A hypothetical: "Would it ruin it if you went ... More >>

  • Music

    February 9, 2012


    9 p.m. Monday, February 13. The Gramophone, 4243 Manchester Avenue.

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2011

    Why You Should Go See Chuck Berry As Soon As Humanly Possible

    One year ago this week Chuck Berry collapsed on stage in Chicago. It was a call to action for many people who had been slacking on seeing his live show at Blueberry Hill. As residents of this city, it's hard to get perspective on just how amazing it is that Chuck Berry, the dude who probably invent ... More >>

  • Music

    June 21, 2006

    The Lexicon of Love

    B-Sides catches up with ABC's Martin Fry, discusses this year's Clayton Jazz Fest and shows off the next grand-slammin' St. Louis scene trading card

  • Music

    May 3, 2006


    The 7 Shot Screamers hang with Morrissey, tour with Exene Cervenka and make the Lou proud

  • Film

    May 5, 2004

    Monster Smash

    Van Helsing explodes monster-movie legends with hip upgrades