Mike Gordon

  • 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 >>

  • Music

    September 20, 2012

    Leo Kottke

    8 p.m. Friday, September 21. Chesterfield Amphitheatre, 631 Veteran's Place Drive, Chesterfield.

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2012

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows From September 17 to 23

    I think I dropped several IQ points over the weekend when I attended / reviewed the Odd Future show at the Pageant on Friday. My headache has subsided, but matters of intelligent thought or focus are still coming slowly and proving difficult. In other words, I can't think of anything to write here, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2012

    Phish at Chaifetz Arena, 8/28/12: Review, Photos and Setlist

    Phish Chaifetz Arena Tuesday, August 28 Jam band shows are like the female orgasm: there are multiple climaxes and riding each is a cathartic renewal, which for many translates into a full spiritual experience. For true fans of the jam scene, this is not a drug culture (although don't be naive, th ... More >>

  • Music

    March 8, 2012


    8 p.m. Wednesday, March 14. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2011

    Photos: Mike Gordon and Galactic at the Pageant, Thursday, March 17

    Last night, Mike Gordon and Galactic capped off St. Patrick's Day with a co-headlining bill at the Pageant. Jon Gitchoff was there and snapped some photos; an entire slideshow is coming, but here's a taste now!Jon GitchoffMike Gordon​ View an entire slideshow of Mike Gordon and Galactic at th ... More >>

  • Music

    March 17, 2011

    Galactic/Mike Gordon

    8 p.m. Thursday, March 17. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2011

    Show Announcements: Week of January 20

    Icy nuggets of electropop bliss shrouded in gothic imagery, Cold Cave's atmospheric abrasion and disillusionment make for the most depressing songs you'll ever want to dance to. Cold Cave's sophomore effort is out April 5, so cop that before they play the Luminary on April 9. ​ 2720 Cherokee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2009

    The Top Ten St. Louis Concerts of 2009

    We reviewed a lot of shows this year -- nearly 100, judging by the number of posts in the "Show Reviews" archive. Deciding which 2009 concerts comprised the creme de la creme wasn't easy, to say the least. However, the following stood out from the pack. What did we miss? What were your favorites thi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2009

    Show Review Setlist Photos: Phish at the Fabulous Fox Theatre, Tuesday, June 16

    Better than: Streaming last night's show via the Internet, as a friend was doing. Photo: Stew Smith Phish on June 16, 2009 at the Fox. View concert slideshow. It took about three hours for Phish's show last night at the Fabulous Fox Theatre to reach transcendence. This occurred at the precis ... More >>

  • Music

    September 14, 2005

    Leo Kottke & Mike Gordon

    Friday, September 16; Mississippi Nights (914 North First Street)

  • Music

    November 13, 2002

    Sounds Around Town

    Week of November 13, 2002

  • Music

    November 13, 2002

    Leo Kottke and Mike Gordon

    Friday, November 15; Mississippi Nights