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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Stay At Home Fest Streams St. Louis Acts and More Into Your Home Tonight

Posted By on Wed, Apr 1, 2020 at 1:20 PM

As the ongoing absence of live concerts due to coronavirus plunges dedicated live music fans into spiraling boredom and insanity, a light has appeared within the tunnel: the increasing proliferation of live-streamed events beamed right into your living rooms. Well-known artists from Miley Cyrus to Tank and the Bangas...

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St. Louis Female Producers Volume Speaks and Lexxiiibeatz Heat Up the City

Posted By on Wed, Apr 1, 2020 at 6:00 AM

When Leethal the Poet was ready to announce the final track off her album ...Well Damn at a recent listening party, Stacey Reynolds left the room. The producer and musician behind the new work, known as Volume Speaks, prefers not to be the center of attention. It’s an ironic...

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Friday, March 20, 2020

As if Things Weren't Bad Enough, Now KEZK Is Switching Back to Christmas Music

Posted By on Fri, Mar 20, 2020 at 12:18 PM

As the world gets more and more apocalyptic by the day, St. Louis easy-listening station KEZK has decided that what would really help us all in this trying time would be to switch back to wall-to-wall Christmas songs in order to force us all to listen to "Jingle Bells"...

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

St. Louis Concert Venues Are Closing in Droves Over Coronavirus

Posted By on Tue, Mar 17, 2020 at 1:58 PM

As the city of St. Louis' guidelines for containing the spread of coronavirus have become more stringent, many of the city's concert venues are being forced to close their doors. Larger venues such as the Fox Theatre and Chaifetz Arena were ahead of the curve, announcing last week after...

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Rolling Stones' June 27 Show in St. Louis Will Not Go On As Planned Due to Coronavirus

Posted By on Tue, Mar 17, 2020 at 1:16 PM

As the live music industry bloodbath continues unabated, the Rolling Stones' June 27 date at the Dome is the latest victim of coronavirus. "AEG Presents/Concerts West regret to announce the postponement of the Rolling Stones' upcoming 'No Filter' tour of North America due to the ongoing globabl coronavirus pandemic,"...

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Monday, March 16, 2020

Native Sound Launches GoFundMe for Musicians, Announces Remote Shows Plan

Posted By on Mon, Mar 16, 2020 at 3:51 PM

As concert cancellations continue to pour in, devastating the wallets of working musicians, St. Louis' Native Sound Recording has launched a GoFundMe and announced a plan to stream performances at the studio remotely in an effort to help. "The recent event cancellations and postponements have already been devastating all...

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Friday, March 13, 2020

Pageant, Delmar Hall, Duck Room Cancel and Postpone Huge Swath of Shows Over Coronavirus

Posted By on Fri, Mar 13, 2020 at 3:46 PM

The Pageant, Delmar Hall and Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, which are all under the same ownership, have announced the cancellation and postponement of dozens of shows on their calendars over coronavirus concerns. "Due to heightened public gathering restrictions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, our show schedule is rapidly...

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Rage Against the Machine Postpones Tour as Coronavirus Cancellations Continue

Posted By on Fri, Mar 13, 2020 at 10:52 AM

Rage Against the Machine's highly anticipated St. Louis stop — the band's first in more than twenty years — has been cancelled as the absolute bloodbath that is the live music industry today continues to be devastated by coronavirus concerns. "Due to the current outbreak and ban on public...

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

Chaifetz Arena, Fox Theatre Cancel Upcoming Events Over Coronavirus

Posted By on Thu, Mar 12, 2020 at 6:46 PM

The event cancellations continue to pour in as more proactive COVID-19 coronavirus containment measures are put in place by St. Louis city officials. Following an announcement by head of the St. Louis Health Department Fredrick Echols and Mayor Lyda Krewson that events that would draw 1,000 or more people...

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St. Louis Concert Cancellations Over Coronavirus Are Coming Steady Now

Posted By on Thu, Mar 12, 2020 at 1:09 PM

Concert cancellations over coronavirus concerns are coming fast and steady now, just one day after the World Health Organization declared the virus' outbreak a global pandemic. Tonight's Galactic show at Delmar Hall is one of those canceled events. “There is nothing Galactic wanted more than to celebrate their 25th...

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