Happy Friday! Get out and enjoy another week of spring before summertime weather completely invades our climes. Head to Cicero's to grab Nite Owl's latest release, get sunburnt at Pointfest, witness some real-life juggalo action as ICP hosts wrestling at Pop's or do something completely different. H ... More >>
Atlanta indie-rock outfit Manchester Orchestra will be performing at the Pageant this Sunday, and RFT Music has two tickets to give away!
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 >>
By Rebecca Haitchcoat During Coachella's second weekend, temperatures topped 100 degrees every day. Yet somehow folks were dancing even crazy-er. Most just stripped down and let the sweat flow. Here are the ten funkiest, silliest Coachella dancers we saw, in GIF form! They inspired us to get dow ... More >>
Coachella has just announced its 2012 lineup. The festival, which will take place over two weekends in April, will feature the Black Keys, Radiohead, Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg as headliners, and it doesn't exactly drop off from there: Pulp, Cat Power, M83, the Shins, Bon Iver, Noel Gallagher, Feist, Jeff ... More >>
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 3. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
image viaMatt and Kim bring their spastic hyperactivity back to St. Louis on June 23 at The Pageant. 2720 Cherokee *MathGames, March 18 *This Must Be The Band, March 11 *Zoogma, March 12 Chaifetz Arena *Charlie Wilson, May 6
Manchester Orchestra, which has been a long-time local favorite, will be coming to the Pageant on Tuesday, May 3. An Horse is opening. The band's last show at the venue (with Thrice) was canceled, so this appearance is a long-time coming. Tickets are on sale on Friday, March 4, at noon. (This is ear ... More >>
As always: The denotes a local release, * means the band is coming to town. Euclid Records 1. Caribou, Swim* 2. MGMT, Congratulations 3. Roky Erickson and Okkervil River, True Love Cast Out All Evil 4. Rufus Wainwright, All Days Are Nights: Songs For Lulu 5. Jonsi, Go 6. Jeff Beck, Emotions ... More >>
Friday, April 23 *Thrice/Manchester Orchestra, The Pageant Cancelled due to illness. *Steve Martin, Roberts Orpheum Theater (sold out!) *Magnolia Summer/Jerkwater Junction/Adam Reichmann, Off Broadway *Nickelback/Breaking Benjamin/Shinedown/Sick Puppies, Scottrade Center (sold out!) *Hester Prynne, ... More >>
A special Record Store Day edition of top sellers! equates local, * is a band coming to town. Euclid separated its RSD exclusives for its top ten; Vintage did not. Vintage Vinyl 1. VARIOUS ARTISTS---Don't Quit Your Day Job 2. FLAMING LIPS, STAR DEATH & WHITE DWARF WITH HENRY ROLLINS & PEA ... More >>
The young, new local quartet The Great Outdoors -- formerly known as Leaking Africa -- is releasing its first EP, Board Up Our Homes, this weekend with a show at the Firebird. Homes is an interesting first release: The songs unfurl themselves in slow motion, driven by piano with faint jazz fi ... More >>
Here's another show choice on April 23 for all of you Gossip-haters: Thrice and Manchester Orchestra's co-headlining spring tour is apparently hitting the Pageant on that Friday night. No word yet from the venue, but MO's website lists the show already. M.O.'s set opening for Brand New at the same v ... More >>
Brand New means business during its shows. The goal of its live experience is to exorcise demons, to provoke thought and, above all, produce catharsis. Looking for a night of frivolous entertainment? Go see another show instead. These Long Islanders are kicking out the post-hardcore, post-grunge, po ... More >>
Brand New is performing a super-rare acoustic set tomorrow at Vintage Vinyl at 4 p.m. To gain entrance into the show, you have to purchase the band's new album, Daisy, at the store, which will earn you a wristband. These are available only until supplies run out, so get cracking! If you get shut out ... More >>
7 p.m. Tuesday, October 6. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
Two weeks after uncategorizable rockers Brand New release their highly anticipated album, Daisy, the band will be performing at the Pageant. Manchester Orchestra -- which has been receiving plenty of love from the Point -- is opening. Tickets are on sale Monday, August 10, at 1 p.m. and are $25 in a ... More >>
9 p.m. Saturday, July 28. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
It was unofficially 1990s week on A to Z, the RFT's music blog. Surf on over to see what you missed: -- an exclusive track-by-track sneak preview of the new Smashing Pumpkins record, Zeitgeist -- exclusive live pictures of Tool's show in Cape Girardeau last Saturday night -- an interview with Ben F ... More >>