Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new sho ... More >>
In this week's RFT, Senior Music Writer Roy Kasten chronicles the story behind Blind Pilot, a rising Portland folk-pop band touring behind its sophomore album We Are the Tide (produced by Tucker Martine, best known for his work with the Decemberists and Laura Veirs). The band performs at Plush (3224 ... More >>
The Watson Twins are coming back to Off Broadway on Wednesday, September 21. Alvan & Ayosha will open. Tickets are $10 and on sale now. The Watson Twins were at the same venue exactly 363 days before this show playing with Laura Veirs, though this will be the duo's first headlining show at ... More >>
Brooklyn quintet the National will play their first St. Louis show in three years on September 30 with Owen Pallett. BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups *The Randy Oxford Band, July 14 *Harper, June 24 Blueberry Hill--Duck Room *Pernikoff Brothers, July 17 Cicero's *Fierce Bad Rabbit, June 6 *Rai ... More >>
(Lou Barlow at the Pageant in October, by Jason Stoff. More photos here.) Among the many show announcements today, Off Broadway slipped a few notable ones into the mix. First, on Sunday, August 22, Lou Barlow (who was great opening for and playing with Dinosaur Jr last year, as well as a funny inter ... More >>
David GrayThe Pageant *2010: A Nightlife Experience, Wednesday, December 30 *Nick Jonas and the Administration/Diane Birch, Tuesday, January 19 *Umphrey's McGee, Thursday, February 4 *G. Love and Special Sauce, Saturday, March 13 *STS9, Friday, March 19 *Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Tuesday, Marc ... More >>
Singer-songwriter Laura Veirs (playing with the Hall of Flames) just announced a show at Off Broadway on February 26. Portland's Old Believers and the Seattle band Cataldo are also on the bill. Veirs has a new album, July Flame, out January 12.
The Buggles were so, so wrong