Mayer Hawthorne

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2014

    The Best Concerts in St. Louis From July 28 to August 2

    This week, catch acts including Nick Waterhouse, Helmet and Filter, Kings of Leon, the Washington Beach Bums and much more. Read on for some recommendations for the next seven days, and don't forget to check back on Friday for more weekend picks.

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2013

    Clownvis Presley, Mayer Hawthorne, Charlie Wilson and More in This Week's Show Announcements

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2013

    The Ten Best Shows in St. Louis This Weekend: July 19 to 21

    Get out and toast those buns! This weekend offers a couple different options for enjoying some tunes under the sun, such as Fair St. Louis' free concert series and Stag Nite in the Woods. If not feeling outdoors-y (or if the skies open up with rain as predicted), check out a selection of cool indoor ... More >>

  • Music

    September 27, 2012

    Nick Waterhouse

    10 p.m. Friday, September 28. Plush, 3224 Locust Street.

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2012

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows From September 24 to 30

    So there's news about the news in the news this week: We here at the RFT have new owners. Some of you may be aware of and the controversy it has caused for many alt-weeklies across the country -- well, we are no longer affiliated, so that's that. And aside from that, it's business as us ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2012

    Mayer Hawthorne and the County at the Firebird, 5/22/12: Review, Photos and Setlist

    Mayer Hawthorne and the County | the Stepkids May 22, 2012 The Firebird Mayer Hawthorne is so smooth. His pitch-perfect pipes slide from fragile falsetto to deep, soul-filled croon; his style and swagger resemble a mix of Buddy Holly and Andre 3000. Born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, less than 50 miles f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2012

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows From May 21 to May 27

    We'll start this post off by recognizing the fact that yes, Red Hot Chili Peppers is playing in town on Friday (Scottrade Center); as is Local H (Firebird), but Friday is already well-represented below with another what-is-this-1996 artist, Snoop Dogg, playing at Pop's and roots-reggae pioneer Might ... More >>

  • Music

    May 17, 2012

    Mayer Hawthorne & the County

    8 p.m. Tuesday, May 22. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2011

    The Cool Kids, Kalup and Franco, Yes: This Week's New Releases

    ​Each Tuesday, record-store clerks unpack boxes of albums and restock shelves with the latest releases. This week brings a slew of notable albums, including new stuff from Midwest rappers the Cool Kids, fathers of progressive rock Yes and James Franco's music project (naturally).

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2011

    SebastiAn, Jackie-O Motherfucker, Old 97's: This Week's New Releases

    ​‚ÄčEach Tuesday, record-store clerks unpack boxes of albums and restock shelves with the latest releases. This week brings an abundance of notable albums, including new stuff from alt-country outfit Old 97's, French electro artist SebastiAn and West coast psychedelics Jackie-O Motherfucker.

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2011

    Chromeo Is Coming To The Pageant

    wikimedia commons​Everyone's favorite Canadian dance-maker Chromeo is coming to the Pageant on October 24th. P-Thugg and Dave 1 hit it big with Fancy Footwork and have maintained momentum through last year's Business Casual. We speak from personal experience in saying that the duo's affable, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2011

    Review Setlist Photos: Eli "Paperboy" Reed Delivers at Off Broadway, Tuesday, March 22

    Katie Moulton​Did Eli "Paperboy" Reed strike a deal with the devil? How else could this 27-year-old Massachusetts native sing like a soulman's screamin' dream, with all the sexy swagger of Wilson Pickett? Last night's performance at Off Broadway demolished all doubt: If you want music of the h ... More >>

  • Music

    March 17, 2011

    Eli "Paperboy" Reed

    8 p.m. Tuesday, March 22. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2010

    Photos of Alex Chilton Tribute at SXSW. Plus Marianne Dissard, Jakob Dylan, Courtyard Hounds

    Scenes from the Alex Chilton tribute at Antone's in Austin, March 20, 2010, plus more SXSW action. All photos by Dana Plonka. Dana PlonkaMike Mills of R.E.M. at the Alex Chilton tribute at SXSW 2010