The 2013 Riverfront Times Music Showcase is this weekend! Think of it as St. Louis music's own official holiday and consider this the season. Throughout May we at RFT Music have been working hard to make our cases for all 130 bands and artists nominated for an RFT Music Award this year in 26 categor ... More >>
8 p.m. Monday, July 30. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
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 >>
9 p.m. Wednesday, September 15. The Old Rock House, 1200 South Seventh Street.
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. Euclid Records 1. Vampire Weekend - Contra 2. Animal Collective - Fall Be Kind 3. Tom Waits - Glitter & Doom L ... More >>
8 p.m. Thursday, October 1. The Billiken Club, in the Busch Student Center on the campus of Saint Louis University, 20 North Grand Boulevard.
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 >>
8 p.m. Sunday, July 19. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
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 >>
8 p.m. Wednesday, June 24. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
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!
9 p.m. Wednesday, December 10. Deluxe Fine Food & Spirits, 2733 Sutton Boulevard, Maplewood.
8 p.m. Friday, October 10. Deluxe, 2733 Sutton Boulevard, Maplewood
8 p.m. Monday, May 5. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard
8 p.m. Monday, February 11. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard
7:30 p.m. Friday, June 29. Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, 14141 Riverport Drive, Maryland Heights.
8 p.m. Saturday, June 24. UMB Bank Pavilion (14141 Riverport Drive, Maryland Heights)
Sail Away: The Songs of Randy Newman (Sugar Hill)
Tuesday, April 25, at 8 p.m. The Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard).
Saturday, January 7; Off Broadway (3509 Lemp Avenue)
Ten of the best from Nashville and elsewhere
Tuesday, May 3; the VooDoo Lounge in Harrah's Casino (777 Casino Center Drive, Maryland Heights)
Thursday, April 7; the Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard)
The Stagger Inn...Again
Rules of Travel (Capitol)
Friday, February 14; Off Broadway
Songwriter, performer and left-wing activist Steve Earle turns his politics into art
The Executioner's Last Songs (Bloodshot)
A performer's diary charts the brilliant, the bawdy, the baked and the banal among St. Louis open mics
Thursday, March 22; Pageant
Published the week of August 2-8, 2000
Transcendental Blues (E Squared)
South Philly produces more than just mobsters
On bluegrass treasure Del McCoury
Thursday, Aug. 26; Hi-Pointe