Has anyone noticed that Johnny Depp is a musician now? Wait, has everyone but me noticed that Johnny Depp has been a musician...always? I mean, aside from his singing in movies that I slept through because I thought it'd be funny to get drunk beforehand. Maybe this is just news to me. See Also: - ... More >>
myspace.com/tonerodentHow do you get Public Image Limited/Pigface/Damage Manual member Martin Atkins and Spacemen 3 drummer Rosco to work with you? As Tone Rodent discovered, just ask. The long-running -- and loud -- local shoegaze/noise act recently recorded some new music with both men, who ... More >>
REVIEW BY JASON TOON On pedigree alone, the Union Electric is an intriguing proposition. Singer/guitarist/banjo-picker Tim Rakehell spent several years (and several releases) leading Bad Folk through the darkest backwoods of acoustic Americana, sometimes as the band's only member. Guitarist Glenn B ... More >>
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9 p.m. Tuesday, September 2. Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, 6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City
White Rabbits chases the indie-rock carrot.
www.pogues.com "There enough room in the Escalade for the lot of us?" It may be more customary to watch the Super Bowl for the commercials, but it turns out that the Oscars telecast sneaks in some interesting spots as well. In between Helen Mirren's toast to Queen Elizabeth and Forest Whitaker' ... More >>
The Dubliner, 1025 Washington Avenue; 314-421-4300.
Singles Collection Volume 2: 1998-2004 (Hellcat)
Pete Tong's a mockumentary that will make your heart dance
Tuesday, September 16; Mississippi Nights
The latest music books struggle to demystify pop culture's greatest enigmas
Friday, Oct. 5; Rocket Bar
Husband-and-wife team Puerto Muerto produce a strange and beautiful brainchild
Monday, June 25; Creepy Crawl
Friday, August 27; Off Broadway