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    April 20, 2012

    A Comprehensive Guide to Record Store Day 2012

    This just in: Vinyl is BACK! Now in its fifth year, Record Store Day has made its international mark, recognized by labels, bands, and collectors worldwide. Celebrating the cultural impact of the independent record store, RSD offers everything from live performances to special discounts to limited e ... More >>

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    April 17, 2012

    Sleepy Sun, Shabazz Palaces and More Show Flyers

    Psychedelia favoring Sleepy Sun will be playing Off Broadway this Saturday with St. Louis's equally trippy Troubadour Dali. With beats that make you feel like you have a contact-high, Shabazz Palaces soars into The Luminary Center for the Arts on Tuesday.

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    April 5, 2012

    Pierced Arrows, 311, Madeleine Peyroux and More in This Week's New Show Announcements

    Here again is every newly announced show for the week! We have offerings from the big-arena rock show variety all the way down to the hole-in-the-wall club type; music fans of all shape and size are bound to see something worth getting excited about. 311 will be bringing Slightly Stoopid and the Agg ... More >>

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    February 15, 2012

    EMA, Mayer Hawthorne Lead This Week's Show Announcements

    Erika M. Anderson brings her haunted bedtime stories and knife-twisting tableaus as EMA to the Luminary on March 20, and Deerhunter guitarist Lockett Pundt will do a turn with his solo project, Lotus Plaza, on April 30. Stone-drunk strummers Mountain Sprout head to the Old Rock House on April 1, and ... More >>

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    January 24, 2012

    LouFest 2012 Lineup: Who Would You Like to See?

    LouFest 2012 has a few announcements coming down the pike, and $50 presale passes are already sold out. The festival, entering its third year, will be looking to once again expand slightly, and hopefully the lineup will continue its trend of evolution. We'll be bringing you our 2012 LouFest lineup ... More >>

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    December 1, 2011

    LouFest 2012 Dates Announced; Presale Tickets Available Now

    LouFest 2012 is officially off the ground: Presale tickets for the two-day festival in Forest Park are now available. It's $50 for a two-day pass or $70 if you wait until the regular sale. Last year's presale sold out in two weeks. The third LouFest will be on August 25 and 26 on Forest Park's Cen ... More >>

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    September 26, 2011

    Tennis System, Sleepy Sun And Death Of Yeti At The Firebird, 8/26/11

    Tennis System​Tennis System | Death Of Yeti | Sleepy Sun The Firebird September 25, 2011 Sometimes it's fun to go to a show with a small crowd. Your friends are easier to find. There's no wait at the bar. And you seem to talk to people more because it's like, Hey, we're all in this together. ... More >>

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    September 23, 2011

    Ten Best Things to Do in St. Louis This Weekend: September 23 to 25

    Tennis System​It's a good weekend to have a light wallet -- free shows include the inaugural U. City Jazz Festival in Heman Park, Taste at Solider's Memorial and the Soulard Blues Band playing at the Boathouse in Forest Park. Apologies to They Might Be Giants, which plays the Pageant on Saturd ... More >>

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    September 14, 2011

    Infected Mushroom, Cerebral Ballzy Lead This Week's Show Announcements

    Infected Mushroom​Brooklyn punks with the name so dumb it might be brilliant, Cerebral Ballzy, are back at Fubar on October 7. Cue the resounding chorus: "Isn't that kid's dad the CEO of Kinko's or some shit?" Grab your glowsticks: 2720 Cherokee snagged Infected Mushroom for a Thanksgiving ext ... More >>

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    September 9, 2011

    Sleepy Sun Is Coming To The Firebird

    Photo by Nick Schnelle​Sleepy Sun is coming to the Firebird. The San Francisco psych-freaks will play on September 25th. Tickets are $10 and on sale now. The band's set at this year's LouFest was manic and trippy and definitely could have used another look in the dark confines of a club. If ... More >>

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    August 1, 2011

    LouFest 2011: What to Expect, What to See and More

    ​It's no secret we're all aflutter over the return of LouFest, our city's very own large-scale indie music festival. Not only does the to-do feature eighteen bands on two stages over two days, it's set in the green jewel of our city, Forest Park, and attracts national acts in genres from hip h ... More >>

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    March 29, 2011

    LouFest 2011 Lineup: The Roots, TV On the Radio, Cat Power and the Hold Steady Are Highlights

    ​Surprise! Happy Tuesday! LouFest just announced the lineup for the 2011 edition of the festival, which takes place in Forest Park on August 27 and 28. Hip-hop hotshots The Roots, indie darlings TV On the Radio, folkie chanteuse Cat Power, neo-shoegazer Deerhunter, bar-band bros the Hold Stead ... More >>

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    June 2, 2010
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    April 12, 2010

    Show Review Photos Setlist: A Well-Mannered Riot Hails Arctic Monkeys at the Pageant

    Last night's Arctic Monkeys show proved the kids still have spirit. This post-punk band from northern England debuted in 2006 with the fastest-selling album in British music history, while band members were still 19 and 20 years old. Four years and two more albums later, the band is cleaned up but s ... More >>

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    April 9, 2010

    St. Louis Weekend Concert Calendar: Friday, April 9 to Sunday, April 11

    Arctic Monkeys are at the Pageant on Sunday​Back and better than ever. Or something. Friday, April 9 *Pretty Lights/Savoy, The Pageant *Kevin Devine/Cody Alan/Race Human Race, Firebird (early) *JEFF the Brotherhood/Flaming Death Trap/Rooftop Vigilantes, Firebird (late) *Killola/Sick of Sarah/B ... More >>

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    April 6, 2010

    Show Announcements: Week of April 14

    Off Broadway*Bob Log III, July 31*Disappears/Art Majors, May 6*Jimmy "Duck Holmes" and Terry "Harmonica" Bean, June 13*Sleepy Sun, June 16*The Sugar Free Allstars, July 25*Via Audio, June 26Lev KupermanBrooklyn-based indie pop group Via Audio blows into town on June 26 in support of their sophomore ... More >>

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    March 24, 2010

    Sleepy Sun

    9 p.m. Thursday, March 25. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.

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    February 23, 2010

    St. Louis Concert Announcements: Week of February 23

    The Bangles!​The Pageant *Edwin McCain, April 8 *Cross Canadian Ragweed, April 18 *Angels and Airwaves/Say Anything, April 19 *The Bangles, May 2 *30 Seconds to Mars/MUTEMATH, May 4 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater *Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band, April 29 *Brad Paisley/Darius Rucker, M ... More >>

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    February 16, 2010

    St. Louis Concert Announcements: Week of February 16

    Old Rock House *100 Monkeys, Sunday, March 7 *Jackie Greene, Wednesday, March 10 *Over the Rhine, Friday, April 30 *Midlake, Saturday, May 15 *Railroad Earth, Tuesday, June 1 *Mother Hips, Friday, June 4  *Lez Zeppelin, Sunday, July 11 Sheldon Concert Hall *Arlo Guthrie and Family, Friday, Marc ... More >>

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    February 9, 2010

    St. Louis Concert Announcements: Week Of February 9

    It's the Arctic Monkeys!​Blueberry Hill *California Guitar Trio, Wednesday, April 7 *Aqualung, Thursday, May 6 The Pageant *Pretty Lights/Savoy, Friday, April 9 *Arctic Monkeys/Sleepy Sun, Sunday, April 11 Focal Point *The Gordons/Tom Irwin, Friday, March 12 *Beppe Gambetta, Saturday, March 13