image viaMatt and Kim bring their spastic hyperactivity back to St. Louis on June 23 at The Pageant. 2720 Cherokee *MathGames, March 18 *This Must Be The Band, March 11 *Zoogma, March 12 Chaifetz Arena *Charlie Wilson, May 6
Kholood EidMarshall Crenshaw on stage with Bottle Rockets in January 2011The Old Rock House just announced a slew of new shows for this spring. Up first is the return of elfin Norwegian musician Sondre Lerche, who was one of the first artists to perform when the Old Rock House started booking ... More >>
To conclude: Susan Cowsill and the Watson Twins sang "September Gurls," with the remains of Big Star playing loose and beautiful all around them. It shouldn't have happened; most of what happens shouldn't. In life, as with music, we only get so much say. Alex Chilton's passing just days before Big S ... More >>
Scenes from the Alex Chilton tribute at Antone's in Austin, March 20, 2010, plus more SXSW action. All photos by Dana Plonka. Dana PlonkaMike Mills of R.E.M. at the Alex Chilton tribute at SXSW 2010
Sondre Lerche, dressed for the STL weather.Before "Pioneer," Sondre Lerche (for the record: SAHN-druh LAIR-kay) remarked upon the church-like layout of the Old Rock House. "Let's work with that," he said. Let us, indeed: a reverential audience; a compulsively charismatic man on stage; and son ... More >>
9 p.m. Monday, February 15. The Old Rock House, 1200 South 7th Street.
As promised last week in the post about the Old Rock House's revamped booking, here is the venue's initial 2010 schedule. (A few other concerts have popped up on Pollstar for the venue, but they haven't been confirmed yet, so we'll only go with the official dates sent to us from booker Tim Weber.) ... More >>
Addendum to my Old Rock House schedule post this morning: NYC dream-poppers Asobi Seksu will be performing a special acoustic show on Thursday, February 4, at the venue. The all-ages show is $12 in advance, $14 day of show, and there will be a $2 minor surcharge. Tickets are on sale tomorrow for thi ... More >>
Annie ZaleskiThe Old Rock House (1800 South 7th Street) opened in July 2007. Since then, the multi-level club/restaurant has hosted a diverse array of live concerts, events and performances. However, the venue has big plans for 2010 and beyond. Starting February 1, Tim Weber, who booked the ... More >>
We find out what rocked across the country in 2007.
Phantom Punch (Astralwerks)