At the time of his death, in May 1981, Bob Marley was 36 years old, reggae's biggest star and the father of at least eleven children. He was not, however, a big seller. For Dave Robinson, this presented an opportunity. Two years after Marley's passing, Chris Blackwell, the founder of Marley's labe ... More >>
Photo by Jon ScorfinaIn early January, Rolling Stone reported that vinyl sales had increased fourteen percent over the previous year with around 2.8 million units sold, making 2010 the best year for vinyl in recent memory. DJ Billy Brown is part of a new generation of music fans choosing rec ... More >>
We find out what rocked across the country in 2007.
B-Sides sees triple with Alkaline Trio, crunches numbers with Son Volt and gives Billy Idol some career advice
Hotstyle's MCs are old-school from the Lou
Week of July 14, 2004
Behold! In Belleville, the glory of the Lord shines 'round about...lots of blocks.
Friday, August 15; Club Candela
Friday, January 31; Pageant
Yakuza mixes rock and jazz, but don't let that scare you off
Week of February 27, 2002
Saturday, Sept. 1; Galaxy
Monday, Nov. 8; Karma
Tiny but determined, WEW-AM and KNSX-FM ride the rough surf of St. Louis radio