Update, 8/27: Details have emerged. The Smashing Pumpkins' St. Louis date is October 18 and the venue is the Chaifetz Arena. Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10 a.m.
The Smashing Pumpkins just announced a fall 2012 North American tour; the Canadian dates have been announced but so far only the U.S ... More >>
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Dance music is coming to an arena near you: Kaskade will be the first DJ ever to play Staples Center (July 27). And mainstream concert promoters such as Live Nation are diving into the electronic dance explosion.
Electric Daisy Carnival, which is being hel ... More >>
This just in: Vinyl is BACK! Now in its fifth year, Record Store Day has made its international mark, recognized by labels, bands, and collectors worldwide. Celebrating the cultural impact of the independent record store, RSD offers everything from live performances to special discounts to limited e ... More >>
Madonna, fresh off a Super Bowl appearance and more aware of how to capitalize than possibly anyone in pop music, has just announced a massive 2012 tour. And just days before Madonna 2012 World Tour goes out in (presumably) a blaze of infinite production value in Miami, she'll make a stop here in St ... More >>
Update: There will be a four ticket maximum per person for those purchasing through Live Nation. Prices for the St. Louis show have not yet been announced. However, they range from $45 to $69 for the Dallas show (before fees) and $34 to $54 for the Phoenix one. Other Lives will open this enti ... More >>
Kholood EidIs this woman supposed to me his mom? Creepy.Launching a fragrance has become part of the formula for marketing oneself today. It just seems to be a natural step managers are now pushing their clients to pursue. It's all a part of some weird pursuit of going from a person to an act ... More >>
Jill Scott will be playing the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on August 4th with Anthony Hamilton, Mint Condition and DJ Jazzy Jeff. Scott, a poet turned soul singer of the highest caliber, achieved unprecedented (for her) chart success with this year's The Light of the Sun -- a perfect accomp ... More >>
Wikimedia CommonsBlink-182 and My Chemical Romance bring their 2011 Honda Civic Tour to the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater (did I miss any mandatory corporate name drops in there?). It's the Amphitheater's 20th anniversary, and in celebration, the first 2,500 lawn tickets sold for this show o ... More >>
image courtesy of Live NationThe Foo Fighters has just announced its fall 2011 tour dates, and we get one! Saturday, September 17th at Scottrade Center. Rise Against, who was here just eight days ago, will open.
Update: Tickets are $49.50 for GA Floor ticket, and reserved tickets range from ... More >>
Sade's long-awaited, highly anticipated St. Louis show with John Legend finally has a confirmed date: July 28 at the Scottrade Center. Tickets are on sale Saturday, April 16, at 10 a.m. and are available at the venue box office, Livenation.com, Ticketmaster and via phone at 1-800-745-3000.
If you follow A to Z on Twitter (and why not? We turn two years old this week!), you saw that Twitter user @shields121 pointed out that Arcade Fire tickets are already on-sale via the band's website. These are only the general admission floor seats, mind you. However, I just checked and ticke ... More >>
Image viaGather 'round A to Z, children. Old Lady Zaleski has a story to tell you. Back in fall 2005, Bright Eyes had a show scheduled at the Pageant. The gig was on sale, people were weeping with delight and tickets were flying out the door. But then, suddenly, a dark cloud fell over the cit ... More >>
Annie ZaleskiA rendering of what the U2 360 stage will look like in Busch StadiumAs hinted at on Friday, U2 today announced a show at Busch Stadium on July 17, 2011. Capacity of the concert is expected to exceed 50,000, with 90 percent of tickets priced at under $100, according to today's pre ... More >>
Wikimedia CommonsCoooo. I might be coming for you again, Kings of Leon. Coooo.Kings of Leon isn't letting a little pigeon poop stop it from returning to St. Louis: On Saturday, September 25, the band is doing a free show at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. Now, if you were at the July 23 sh ... More >>
Watching your wallet? Today and tomorrow are your lucky days. First, today, right at this moment, you can get 2-for-1 tickets for the following Old Rock House shows, in a promotion the venue is dubbing 2-for-1 First Thursday:
Friday, August 6: Bettye LaVette - $32.50
Friday, August 13: We A ... More >>
Erin KinsellaKings of Leon at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, St. Louis, July 23, 2010[Update, Monday, July 27, 9 p.m. Kings of Leon's publicist tells us that the story is "absolutely untrue."]
Three days after pigeon poop shut down Kings of Leon's show at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheat ... More >>
LEGOKings of LeonKings of Leon canceled its St. Louis show tonight at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater after playing just three songs. We've not officially confirmed why -- although the prevailing rumor at the moment is that bird shit is the culprit.
RFT online intern Steve Hardy, who was ... More >>
So, Kanye West and Lady Gaga's "Fame Kills" tour has been canceled, before it even started. According to Livenation:Live Nation announced today that the Kanye West and Lady Gaga "Fame Kills" tour has been cancelled, including the show scheduled for Friday, December 4th at Scottrade Center in Saint L ... More >>
farmaid.orgFor the past several days it has not been a matter of if Farm Aid would play in St. Louis this year. The question has been where in town organizers planned to stage the concert. That's because the organization has been dropping hints like crazy this month on its Twitter account pointing t ... More >>
After the success of last week's "no service fees on lawn tickets" promotion, LiveNation.com is doing it again today until midnight -- only better. Grab tickets to the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater at any level -- reserved or lawn -- with no service fees. What a deal! Some of the choicest bargains ... More >>