Kevin Buckley really isn't so hard to pin down. He's a fiddler, a guitarist, an Irish folk musician, an old-time picker, a singer, a rock & roller, a producer and one of the least pretentious and most consistently crafty songwriters in St. Louis. He slips between the hard-to-master world of traditio ... More >>
Last night was World Book Night. We started with a box of books. Twenty copies of Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried, to be precise. We could give them to anybody we wanted.At first we thought it would be fun to pun on the book's title and give copies to people who were already carrying things. M ... More >>
Sometime today, if you're lucky, somebody will shove a paperback book in your face and demand you take it home and read it. There are worse fates that could befall a person. The reason for this ardent promotion of literacy is World Book Night. A conglomeration of publishers, booksellers, librarians ... More >>
Arlo Guthrie | Old Crow Medicine Show | Tim O'Brien | Jimmy LaFave | Roseanne Cash | Hanson | Del McCoury Band | Jackson Browne | The Flaming Lips | John Mellencamp This Land is Your Land: Woody Guthrie Centennial Concert Brady Theater, Tulsa, Oklahoma March 10, 2012 After decades of neglecting the ... More >>
Photo by Roy KastenSarah Jarosz, solo at the Duck Room Sarah Jarosz | Cassie Morgan and the Lonely Pine Blueberry Hill's Duck Room August 4, 2011 My short-term memory isn't what it used to be. One example: I can't remember the last time I was wrong. Scratch that: I can. This June, when ask ... More >>
Grace WoodardMaya Cafe in Maplewood debuted a new music room this month, making it the third venue on the block.Maya Cafe (2726 Sutton Boulevard) is an established pan-Latin restaurant and bar in the heart of Maplewood. The Sutton Boulevard location has been open for about ten years, and this ... More >>
8 p.m. Sunday, July 19. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
We look for a home for Hem, weigh Soulard against folk music and visit the Old School
Indie films bitch-slap complacency
Week of February 26, 2003
The Mississippi River Celtic Music Festival brings the best of Irish music to the Midwest
Friday, March 29; Mississippi Nights.