The Builders and The Butchers' show tonight at Off Broadway with Damion Suomi and the Minor Prophets has been canceled, Steve Pohlman has just informed us. No word on why the show has fallen through, but it appears that the band will still be playing tomorrow night in Lawrence. Contact Off Br ... More >>
Suzy RustYou see a window like this at a diner, you know it's the real deal.Petri Cafe and Catering Service (1416 20th Street, Granite City, Illinois; 618-876-9443) is a family business that has operated in Granite City since 1946, when Lawrence Petri, who worked until his death at 90 in 2008 ... More >>
Diana BenantiHeavily hyped Cults sparkled last night at the Luminary Center for the Arts.Why yes, St. Louisians do read music blogs. Proof? About 90 people turned out at the Luminary Center for the Arts last night for Cults and Light Pollution -- an impressive turnout for two (relatively unkn ... More >>
U.K. electro-soul whiz Jamie Lidell, who seems to play Kansas City or Lawrence every time he comes 'round the Midwest, is finally making his way to St. Louis. Mark your calendars for Thursday, September 9, at the Old Rock House. Tickets are $15 in advance, $17 day of show, and are on sale Wednesday, ... More >>
Pop music fans have a reason to leave the house tonight, for the excellent triple bill at the Firebird. From Kansas City, fantastic power-pop group the ACBs -- think XTC meets Cheap Trick meets Todd Rundgren -- will be returning to the venue; its last gig there was performing at the Blind Eyes ... More >>
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St. Louis jazzman Syd Rodway is young and white -- and very good