St. Louis native Billy Croghan grew up on a steady diet of singer-songwriters -- music he says his "old man listened to." Inspired by artists including Cat Stevens, James Taylor and Waylon Jennings, he set out to learn guitar, later studying classical technique in college and writing his own set of ... 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 >>
Jason & the Scorchers Off Broadway January 13, 2012 As band after band from the 1980s and 1990s reforms and revisits past glories, one could be forgiven for questioning their respective motives. However, early in their set, Jason & The Scorchers wanted us to know that this night would be different ... More >>
On a day like today all you need is a chicken on the grill, Todd Snider...and beer:
9 p.m. Friday, February 26, and Saturday, February 27. The Old Rock House, 1200 South Seventh Street.
As promised last week in the post about the Old Rock House's revamped booking, here is the venue's initial 2010 schedule. (A few other concerts have popped up on Pollstar for the venue, but they haven't been confirmed yet, so we'll only go with the official dates sent to us from booker Tim Weber.) ... More >>
Addendum to my Old Rock House schedule post this morning: NYC dream-poppers Asobi Seksu will be performing a special acoustic show on Thursday, February 4, at the venue. The all-ages show is $12 in advance, $14 day of show, and there will be a $2 minor surcharge. Tickets are on sale tomorrow for thi ... More >>
Annie ZaleskiThe Old Rock House (1800 South 7th Street) opened in July 2007. Since then, the multi-level club/restaurant has hosted a diverse array of live concerts, events and performances. However, the venue has big plans for 2010 and beyond. Starting February 1, Tim Weber, who booked the ... More >>
9 p.m. Tuesday, January 27. Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, 6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City.
8 p.m. Thursday, September 20. Harrah's Casino Voodoo Lounge, 777 Casino Center Drive, Maryland Heights.
Todd Snider's restless soul belies a heart of gold.
Saturday, June 18; Mississippi Nights (914 North First Street)
Pick your personal Jesus, plus three questions for a pop princess and the poetry of heavy metal
Week of February 11, 2004
Week of September 18, 2002
All Over Creation (Yep Roc Records)
Friday, March 15; Off Broadway
Week of March 13, 2002
Thursday-Sunday, July 12-15; Soldiers Memorial (Market and Tucker)
Critiquing that haven of musical has-beens, Fair St. Louis