A well placed, well delivered "yeah" can mean so much more than just a lazy "yes." Here are the six best YEAAAHs in rock and roll. Let us know your favorites in our comments, yeah?
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Will Hoge may be the hardest-working musician you've never heard of. A Nashville guitarist who traded his teaching dreams for songwriting, Hoge tried his hand in minor bands before getting noticed as a solo artist at the turn of the century. Despite not having his own hit song (and, oddly, watching ... 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 >>
After taking a break from the Pageant for a year, the Point (105.7 FM) is once again bringing its annual Ho Ho Shows to the venue in December. This year, the station is hosting five different concerts, culminating in a show with My Chemical Romance and Middle Class Rut (Tuesday, December 14) and ano ... More >>
Santa Barbara's Tommy and the High Pilots cull inspiration from the annals of classic blues, country and rock. Don't worry, we're coming up with a new chillwave-esque genre name right now. Catch them at the Firebird on December 5.
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*Anthony Gomes Blues Project, Nov ... More >>
Friday, April 23
*Thrice/Manchester Orchestra, The Pageant Cancelled due to illness.
*Steve Martin, Roberts Orpheum Theater (sold out!)
*Magnolia Summer/Jerkwater Junction/Adam Reichmann, Off Broadway
*Nickelback/Breaking Benjamin/Shinedown/Sick Puppies, Scottrade Center (sold out!)
*Hester Prynne, ... More >>
Photo: Steve TruesdellCavo at Cruefest 2, 8/11/2009 See more photos from the show.
Since we profiled Cavo back in August, the St. Louis quartet has continued to tour with acts such as Sick Puppies and Motley Crue, in support of its major label debut, Bright Nights Dark Days. The band will be ... More >>
Nickelback (or "Nickleback," if you look anywhere else on the Internet) is coming to the Scottrade Center on April 23. Sick Puppies, Shinedown and Breaking Benjamin are also on the bill. On Friday, LiveNation sent out an email announcement warning that the show is nearly sold out. I know that the pr ... More >>
myspace.com/foreignermusicKelly Hansen, vocalist of Foreigner since 2005, is a frontman. He wields the mic stand like a sword -- or a young Steven Tyler. He struts around the stage wearing sunglasses without looking like a tool. When singing tender moments, he frames his face with clasped fis ... More >>
*Dance Gavin Dance, Monday, February 1
*Polysics, Tuesday, February 9
*Luxora, Friday, February 12
*Balmorhea/Grace Basement/Brothers Lazaroff/Northwoods, Friday, February 26
*Tigercity/Wave Machines, Sunday, March 14
*Knockout/Opposites Attack/Say Uncle, Thursday, March 18
*Past Liv ... More >>