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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Snoop Dogg's St. Louis BBQ Bender Also Included BJ's Gul-licious Backyard BBQ

Posted By on Tue, Aug 23, 2016 at 6:39 AM

He who would underestimate the appetite of a very stoned Snoop Dogg would be making a grave miscalculation.  The legendary Long Beach rapper came to St. Louis last week as part of the High Road Tour with Wiz Khalifa, packing Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre to the gills on Wednesday night....

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Critic's Picks: Robbie Fulks to Perform at Off Broadway on Thursday, August 25

Posted By on Tue, Aug 23, 2016 at 5:41 AM

Of all the insurgents to emerge from the alt-country scare of the mid-'90s, Robbie Fulks was the most versatile and, in certain moments, the most irreverent. A songwriting, singing and guitar-playing triple threat, Fulks penned definitive takedowns of Music City ("Fuck This Town"), rockist snobbery ("Every Kind of Music...

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Monday, August 22, 2016

St. Louis-Based Upstart Bandunition Aims to Streamline the Process of Creating a Successful Band

Posted By on Mon, Aug 22, 2016 at 6:00 AM

As most musicians know, being a part of a band consists of a lot more than just performing and writing songs. In fact, those aspects aren’t even the half of it. There are many components that go into being successful in the entertainment industry, from photography to booking to merchandise design. Finding...

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Friday, August 19, 2016

Very Stoned Snoop Dogg Sings Praises of Sugarfire Barbecue, St. Louis in General

Posted By on Fri, Aug 19, 2016 at 6:58 AM

Legendary rapper/marijuana enthusiast Snoop Dogg made a stop in St. Louis this week as part of the High Road Tour, an outing that sees Big Snoop and Wiz Khalifa joining forces for what is clearly the highest show on Earth. The pair performed at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Wednesday...

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The 8 Best Shows in St. Louis This Weekend: August 19 to 21

Posted By on Fri, Aug 19, 2016 at 6:42 AM

By matter of happenstance, the vast majority of our picks for the best shows in town this weekend feature local performers. And why not? This town is bursting at the seams with musical talent. The Big Muddy Records Big Summer Picnic is sure to be a blast, featuring tons...

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Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Critic's Pick: Local H to Perform at Ready Room This Thursday, August 18

Posted By on Wed, Aug 17, 2016 at 6:17 AM

Hailing from Zion, Illinois, a small town equidistant from Milwaukee and Chicago, Local H has been peddling its brand of grunge-rock since 1990, when four high school friends took up instruments and started learning power chords. That lineup wouldn't last, with half of the band leaving before they'd recorded a...

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Newly Announced: Stryper, Amanda Shires, Joyce Manor, Futuristic, Ringworm and More

Posted By on Wed, Aug 17, 2016 at 5:08 AM

Here, again, is every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention.  Page two contains our complete listing of new shows, so you can do some digging of your own and let us know which ones you...

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Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Nelly — Yes, Nelly — Will Perform with the St. Louis Symphony

Posted By on Tue, Aug 16, 2016 at 11:10 AM

It's gonna get hot in herre on February 3 — and by "herre," we mean Powell Hall. In an unprecedented one-night-only collaboration, the rapper Nelly will be performing that night with the St. Louis Symphony. And yes, that will mean "original symphonic twists" on the St. Louis native's hits,...

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St. Louis' Hell Night Returns with Singer Brian Fair of Grammy-Nominated Act Shadows Fall

Posted By on Tue, Aug 16, 2016 at 6:59 AM

St. Louis' Hell Night has always been a band that's a bit tricky to describe. Sludge-punk? Race-car-metal? Chainsaw-electrocution-core? Whatever it is, it's loud and pissed off and incredibly urgent. That sense of urgency is also prevalent within guitarist Andy White, bassist Eric Eyster and drummer Adam Arseneau's combined work ethic....

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Monday, August 15, 2016

Wilco to Perform Surprise Acoustic Set at Euclid Records This Wednesday

Posted By on Mon, Aug 15, 2016 at 4:21 PM

Wilco, the long-running rock band led by Jeff Tweedy of Uncle Tupelo, announced on Monday that it will be performing a surprise acoustic set at Euclid Records (19 N. Gore, Webster Groves) on Wednesday, August 17.  The show itself is free, but those who wish to attend must first pre-order...

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