The Aggrolites

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2013

    The Ten Best Shows in St. Louis This Weekend: March 8 to 10

    Working for an alt-newsweekly can be pretty damn entertaining. Outside of reporting on the latest in local music, food and news, we get to investigate messed up Craigslist ads gone viral, exchange yo momma style comebacks to St. Louis city haters and even play the occasional pranks on each other (se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2013

    Pinback, The English Beat, The Spits and More in This Week's Show Announcements

    Here 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 two contains our complete listing of new sho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2012

    Pierced Arrows, 311, Madeleine Peyroux and More in This Week's New Show Announcements

    Here again is every newly announced show for the week! We have offerings from the big-arena rock show variety all the way down to the hole-in-the-wall club type; music fans of all shape and size are bound to see something worth getting excited about. 311 will be bringing Slightly Stoopid and the Agg ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2011

    Vent Up Road Wars: The Vans Warped Tour Anagrams Game For The Whole Family

    ​The Vans Warped Tour is upon us: in two days 65 bands will play the St. Louis leg at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. In honor of the occasion, we've constructed anagrams of varying descriptive accuracy for every band playing. The anagrams are listed below; their corresponding actual band ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2011

    Chuck Ragan on Getting Wiser and Settling Down

    wikimedia commons​Whether he's banging out guttural post-hardcore, punk rock anthems with Hot Water Music or delivering heartfelt, jagged-yet-delicate country ballads on his own, Chuck Ragan's honesty and sincerity have always seeped through his songs. His everyman's music paired with his non- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2011

    Vans Warped Tour 2011 St. Louis: Jack's Mannequin, Lucero, Yelawolf, Against Me! and Local Ties

    ​Ah, early August in St. Louis. It's the time of year for thunderstorms, unbearable humidity -- and the Vans Warped Tour. Yes, the annual traveling punk-rock summer camp is coming to the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on August 3. Some of the acts playing the St. Louis date of the festival incl ... More >>

  • Music

    October 7, 2009


    8:30 p.m. Thursday, October 8. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2009

    Tomorrow! Vans Warped Tour Anniversary Movie Screens in St. Louis

    As part of its fifteenth anniversary celebration, the Vans Warped Tour is holding a one-night only, simultaneous screening of a movie featuring two hours of performances culled from its September 6 anniversary show in LA. Says this website: Featuring larger-than-life performances on the big screen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2009

    St. Louis Concert Announcements: Week Of August 18

    Cobra Starship!‚ÄčThe Pageant *Paramore/Paper Route/The Swellers, Wednesday, October 7 *AFI/Gallows, Wednesday, November 4 *Boys Like Girls/Cobra Starship, Friday, November 13 Off Broadway *Paul Thorn, Tuesday, September 22 *Macon Greyson/The Dirty 30's/The Cropdusters, Wednesday, September 23 *The ... More >>

  • Music

    December 26, 2007

    Face the Nation

    We find out what rocked across the country in 2007.