20. Fiona Apple at Peabody, July 14 Fiona Apple is not afraid of silence -- but at least a few of her St. Louis fans might be. At Apple's concert in June at the Peabody Opera House there were more than a few moments when hootin' and hollerin' from a few rowdy audience members seemed to threaten not only the experience of enjoying the singer's gripping live performance, but also maybe the singer herself. -- Liz Miller
From shows large (a Beatle) to small (a barbecue), here are the most memorable concerts in St. Louis in 2012. Curated by Riverfront Times music editor Kiernan Maletsky.