Darrell Scott is more well known for his associations. He's written songs for country superstars ranging from Faith Hill to the Dixie Chicks to Brad Paisley and has performed alongside Steve Earle, Emmylou Harris and is a member of Robert Plant's Band of Joy.
He brings his own headlining tour to t ... More >>
Look, Dad, you actually can get ahead in life if you have stupid-looking hair.Here's your weekly St. Louis bestseller list for the week ending May 29, as compiled by the St. Louis Independent Booksellers Alliance and based on sales at Left Bank Books, Main Street Books, Pudd'nhead Books, Subt ... More >>
The perfect Memorial Day gift for your favorite vet!Here's your weekly St. Louis bestseller list for the week ending May 22, as compiled by the St. Louis Independent Booksellers Alliance and based on sales at Left Bank Books, Main Street Books, Pudd'nhead Books, Subterranean Books and Sue's N ... More >>
Here's your weekly St. Louis bestseller list for the week ending May 15, as compiled by the St. Louis Independent Booksellers Alliance and based on sales at Left Bank Books, Main Street Books, Pudd'nhead Books, Subterranean Books and Sue's News.
George Vecsey was kind of a jerk when Daily R ... More >>
Photo: Ted Barron"I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive" is the title of a beloved Hank Williams Sr. song. It's also the title of Steve Earle's new novel, as well as his newest album, and if it's not the motto tacked to his New York City apartment door it damn well should be.
We reached Ea ... More >>
Steve Pick with some of today's releases. Photo by Chrissy Wilmes.Every week, we'll ask your local record store clerks to advise you on which new releases are worth your hard-earned pennies. Today, Euclid Records clerk (and KDHX DJ) Steve Pick fills us in on the post-Record Store Day crop. He ... More >>
Although Vampire Weekend dominated both stores this week, I would just like to note that Dr. Dre's The Chronic was a top seller at Vintage Vinyl last week. Proof that it's always Dre Day.
1. Vampire Weekend - Contra
2. Animal Collective - Fall Be Kind
3. Tom Waits - Glitter & Doom L ... More >>
Every Monday (Tuesday this week -- sorry, Warped Tour), A to Z publishes the best-selling releases from area independent record stores from the preceding week. An asterisk after an album name indicates that the act is coming to town. And so without further ado:
1. SON VOLT: American ... More >>
REVIEW AND PHOTOS BY KATIE MOULTON
"You're telling me you're not nostalgic," Joan Baez sings on "Diamonds and Rust," "Then give me another word for it." The 1975 piece is Baez at her most personal, a look back on her relationship with Bob Dylan, and was the appropriate close to her set last night a ... More >>
It was a music-heavy weekend, and here's what you might have missed.Sonic Youth at the ArchPhoto: Todd OwyoungIndie rock godfathers, and godmothers, Sonic Youth played a free show under the Arch on Friday. See more photos.Music editor Annie Zaleski called this show on Friday "one of the best concert ... More >>
For a Wednesday, there's quite a bit going on tonight. Besides Crocodiles, we have:Off Broadway: Appleseed Cast and Brighton, MABlueberry Hill's Duck Room: Dax Riggs, The NorthwoodsThe Pageant: Steve Earle
Here's a new feature on A to Z: Every Monday, we'll publish the best-selling releases from area independent record stores for the preceding week. And so without further ado:
[Update, 4 p.m.: Apop's top sellers are also below now!]
Euclid Records' Top Ten
1. DAVE MATTHEWS BAND: Big Whiskey & the Gr ... More >>
Two more shows to announce: Steve Earle is set to play at the Pageant on Wednesday, June 24 -- acoustic. And that previously announced Santigold show at the venue is finally going on sale -- details soon, I promise! -- with added special guest MSTRKRFT, doing a band thing. Oh boy!