The Appleseed Cast stop at the Demo on April 6 in anticipation of its forthcoming album, Illumination Ritual. Rowdy up-and-coming rapper, Kid Ink, will play at Plush on April 19. Alkaline Trio is on tour supporting its new release, My Shame is True and will be performing at Pop's on June 2. More sho ... More >>
Sometimes, it's good to unplug the headphones and take a break from music for a minute simply to absorb the sounds from immediate surroundings. Take the Riverfront Times office soundtrack lately, for instance. Above my head, some intense industrial power sanding or something rattles the mug of tepid ... More >>
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 >>
Japandroids' Celebration Rock is my favorite record of 2012 because I'm tired of albums that want to change my life. This is the simplest conclusion I can come to in my search for a deeper reasoning of what Celebration Rock means to me - or, more accurately, what liking Celebration Rock says about m ... More >>
Bloodshot Bill and King Khan are coming to Off Broadway in November as Tandoori Nights.
All hail shirtless wonder King Khan, for he is headed back to St. Louis with his homey Bloodshot Bill as Tandoori Knights. The wild duo will be at Off Broadway on November 25. Allegedly, they started play ... More >>
The Firebird just snagged Lawrence's the Appleseed Cast for a show on August 30th. Hospital Ships will open. Tickets are $10 and will go on sale soon. The band, which has adapted its emo roots into a versatile post-rock sound with recent releases, released its Middle States EP earlier this ye ... More >>
Shut out of the Avett Brothers show? Not a Kings of Leon fan? Don't worry: There's plenty of other things to do this weekend -- aside from Financial Aid at 2720 Cherokee and the Blues City Deli Streetfest, of course.
Alex Chilton Tribute @ Off Broadway
Christian Schaeffer interviewed ... More >>
Lucy HamblinYou have until September 20 to learn the words to "Frankie's Gun" and up your whiskey tolerance, lest the The Felice Brothers laugh you out of the Old Rock House.
*Caspa, August 5
*Hellfire Machina, August 7
*Soundscape, August 6
The Billiken Club
*Wavves, September ... More >>
It's been a long week. Here are the highlights of shows going on this weekend -- please chime in with your own below.
Friday, March 19
*Jay-Z/Young Jeezy/Trey Songz, Scottrade Center
*David Gray, Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center
*STS9, The Pageant
*Michael McDermott (early), Off Broadway
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David GrayThe Pageant
*2010: A Nightlife Experience, Wednesday, December 30
*Nick Jonas and the Administration/Diane Birch, Tuesday, January 19
*Umphrey's McGee, Thursday, February 4
*G. Love and Special Sauce, Saturday, March 13
*STS9, Friday, March 19
*Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Tuesday, Marc ... More >>
Friday, February 27*John Henry and the Engine/One Lone Car, Off Broadway*St. Louis Blues Festival, Chaifetz Arena*John Prine, Touhill*Celebrity Autopsy, Lemmons*Fattback/Dirty 30's, The Gramophone*Hooten Hallers, Schlafly Tap Room*Jonathan Tyler and the Northern Lights, Cicero's*Leslie Sanazaro Duo, ... More >>