In this week's print edition, we make the case that the St. Louis music scene is more than just alive and kicking -- it's absolutely thriving. Local acts are grinding out shows and creating brilliant tunes that music lovers around the world would dig. For just one timely example, check out "Christma ... More >>
LouFest is nigh! Scratch that -- it's not near, it's here! Besides that annual shindig, plenty of shows provide options for entertainment this weekend, including lots of free picks. Read on for our recommendations, including No Coast skate shop's two-year anniversary and a new release from DJ Mahf a ... More >>
Bassnectar - Saturday, Sept. 28 @ The PageantHere 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 ... More >>
Slobberbone. Photo by Michael DauphinSlobberbone/The Dirty 30s Off Broadway May 18, 2011 It's been nearly nine years since Slobberbone released an album (not counting side project The Drams), but that didn't stop a small but enthusiastic crowd from catching the Texas band's weeknight show at ... More >>
9 p.m. Wednesday, May 18. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
image viaSounds like a sly April Fool's day joke, but it isn't: Juelz Santana is celebrating his birthday at Club Amnesia. Well, not his real birthday, which was February 18, but his publicity-garnering birthday tour that *might* be tied to the release of his long overdue follow-up to 2005's What th ... More >>
Last night, Slobberbone's reunion tour stopped at Off Broadway (interview here), with Glossary. A review should be coming once our writer's hangover lifts. Until then, video!
Before we begin, a pledge. This review will not use the following words which fall like random keystrokes from a chimpanzee blogger's laptop: rock (or its derivations), crunchy, drunk, Americana, twang, testosterone, Neil Young, alt.country (or its derivations), wasted, and/or dudes. In other words ... More >>
Pop's *The Dandy Warhols, Friday, September 4The Dandy Warhols Scottrade Center *The Australian Pink Floyd Show, Tuesday, September 29 Blueberry Hill *The Breeders, Friday, August 7 The Pageant *Collective Soul, Monday, August 10 *Fall Out Boy, Wednesday, August 19 *Motorhead/Reverend Horton Heat/Na ... More >>
6 p.m. Friday, June 15. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
We have a 'Bone to pick with the Drams, write fan mail to the Vibrators and reflect on the music of New Orleans
A handy guide to local shows happening this week
A feast of sweet summer sounds awaits you
The Carlton Chronicles: Until the Operation's Through (Misra)
Missouri and Texas meet in Centro-matic
Saturday, October 23; Frederick's Music Lounge
Some so-called friends pay tribute to Uncle Tupelo
Centro-matic's (and South San Gabriel's) Will Johnson is one of rock music's most prolific composers
Week of March 19, 2003
The RFT music staff previews some highlights from this year's Twangfest line-up.
June 30 - July 1, 1999