The National Blues Musuem (601 Washington Avenue) sets its sights on an opening in late 2014, which seems awfully far away -- far away enough to induce a melancholy tune, wouldn't you say? Luckily, eager music fans won't have to wait to get schooled on the blues thanks to a special free film and lec ... More >>
Due to open in 2014, the National Blues Museum is set to become a must-visit destination for both St. Louis residents and out-of-town visitors. Located on the recently revitalized Washington Avenue downtown, the museum will present the history of blues, which it praises as the "foundation of all mod ... More >>
Lee Fields and the Expressions Lola September 16, 2012 Bathed in blue, like the hottest point of the flame, Lee Fields took to the row of subwoofers as the front row scrambled to clear off the empties. He went there again and again, rearing back with a clenched fist to give one long, majestic, gutt ... More >>
The Indigo Girls | Shadowboxers The Pageant July 21, 2012 A good-sized crowd came to the Pageant on Saturday night to dance, sing, sway and canoodle along to the music of the Indigo Girls, but you had to hand it to the Shadowboxers. The five-piece, all-male band hails from Atlanta -- like the head ... More >>
Editor: Tef Poe is an artist from St. Louis City. Through powerful imagery and complicated honesty, he has earned a reputation as one of the best rappers telling the story of St. Louis, which is about much more than one place. Poe has been featured in music publications such as XXL and Urb Magazine. ... More >>
Katie MoultonDid Eli "Paperboy" Reed strike a deal with the devil? How else could this 27-year-old Massachusetts native sing like a soulman's screamin' dream, with all the sexy swagger of Wilson Pickett? Last night's performance at Off Broadway demolished all doubt: If you want music of the h ... More >>
9 p.m. Thursday, September 9. The Old Rock House, 1200 South Seventh Street.
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 21. Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, 14141 Riverport Drive, Maryland Heights.
8 p.m. Monday, June 21. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
8 p.m. Friday, February 12. The Fox Theatre, 527 North Grand Boulevard.
8 p.m. Saturday, July 18. The Ambassador, 9800 Halls Ferry Road.
8 p.m. Thursday, June 11, Friday, June 12, Saturday, June 13. Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, 6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City.
8 p.m. Thursday, April 23. Fox Theatre, 527 North Grand Boulevard.
Artist: Michael Bolton Album: (Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay From: Vintage Vinyl Year: 1988 Label: CBS Records What it sounds like: Sacrilege: The classic Otis Redding song redone "When a Man Loves a Woman"-style.
8 p.m. Friday, December 5. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
9 p.m. Wednesday, June 4. Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, 6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City
Variety brings the fun
8 p.m. Wednesday, April 9. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard
Introducing Joss Stone (Virgin)
7 Days in Memphis (Sony)
Monday, October 17; the Way Out Club (2525 South Jefferson Avenue)
Friday, September 9; Frederick's Music Lounge (4454 Chippewa Street)
Wednesday, August 3; the Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard)
Wednesday, June 29; Frederick's Music Lounge (4454 Chippewa Street)
We check out Gephardt's iPod playlist, chat with a Blind Boy and listen to the Scared
Mind, Body & Soul (S-Curve)
Sham Daugherty and Zo Lee Jr.
Week of November 27, 2002
Week of November 13, 2002
The Rocket Bar joins the ranks of St. Louis clubs looking to snare DJ aficionados
The Pop Life
The Wu-Tang Clan finds strength in numbers