Marie Arsenault

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2012

    Twangfest 16 Starts Tonight

    Tonight, the KDHX (88.1 FM) affiliated Twangfest Festival kicks off tonight with a sold-out show at the Schlafly Tap Room featuring Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three, Humming House and Prairie Rehab. The festivities continue through Sunday and the lineup is impressive throughout; you can see th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2011

    Hayes Carll and Elizabeth Cook at the Pageant, 6/8/11: Twangfest Night One

    Hayes Carll. Photo by Jason Stoff​ Twangfest Night One Hayes Carll | Elizabeth Cook | Kentucky Knife Fight The Pageant June 8, 2011 The first of this year's 15th installment of Twangfest took on the feel of an old-time variety show, with a well-mannered crowd and KDHX personalities announcing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2011

    Twangfest Begins Tomorrow: An Interview with Organizer Marie Arsenault

    ​Twangfest kicks off tomorrow night at the Pageant and continues through the weekend at the Blueberry Hill Duck Room. The festival, formerly an independent entity and now run by KDHX, turns fifteen this year. "Twangfest has really awesome crowds," says organizer Marie Arsenault, who has been ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2010

    Show Review: First Night of Beat 'n' Soul Gets Down at Off Broadway, Friday, November 5

    Marie ArsenaultThe Bo-Keys at Off Broadway​The concept behind Beat 'n' Soul is straightforward enough: two nights of veteran and revivalist garage rock and soul at one club in St. Louis. Think of it as a mini Ponderosa Stomp for the River City. In terms of quality, the lineup for the maiden vo ... More >>

  • Music

    June 7, 2006

    Twanging Around

    Twangfest turns ten and throws itself a big ol' shindig