"Door guys," that's what we call them, or perhaps "bouncers" if we think they look the part. But the best of our city's night-club concierges deserve better, and Paul Stark, who worked the door for the last five years at Off Broadway, was one of the best. A gentleman and a genuine music fan (and fel ... More >>
This happened: Laura Cantrell, a New York-based country singer and songwriter, shared a stage with two friends, Rosie Flores and Kristi Rose, backed by Fats Kaplin and Mark Spencer, two of the finer musicians in a town that, on this or any week, affords some stiff competition. The trio of voices fil ... More >>
A one Chuck Berry was born on this day in 1926. Last night he played a show at the Duck Room, wearing an ensemble remarkably similar to the one he's got on in that photo above, taken at Keiner Plaza a few years back. And somewhere in the middle, between 1926 and 2012, the man invented rock & roll. I ... More >>
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 >>
First, the good news: Dance-funkateers NOMO -- and In Tall Buildings, the moody-songwriter offshoot from that band's Erik Hall -- are opening for Malian musician Vieux Farka Toure at the Billiken Club. Nomo will also be playing at Vintage Vinyl's record store day festivities. Now, the bad: ... More >>
7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 18. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
The Black KeysThe Pageant *Gregg Allman, May 26 *The Black Keys, June 10 Off Broadway *Oakhurst, April 11 *Dave Gonzalez and The Stone River Boys, April 15 *Rosie Flores Band/Jon Langford, April 18 *James Brown Tribute, April 30 *Dave Olney and Steve Dawson, May 1 *The Hillbenders, May 8 *Ba ... More >>
Wednesday, July 27; Frederick's Music Lounge (4454 Chippewa Street)
Week of March 6, 2002
Steeling a moment with Overland country-music legend DeWitt Scott Sr.