Before LouFest Party

8 p.m. Friday, August 26. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.

Aug 25, 2011 at 4:00 am
Right before they play their biggest-ticket shows to date, three locals will tune up in the familiar confines of a rock club. Old Lights, Jon Hardy & the Public and Troubadour Dali are all three unquestionably among the cream of the St. Louis music crop, and all three are somewhat selective when it comes to playing shows. Count your blessings, then, that you can see them all in one place for the low, low price of free.

Last Time: Two of these bands are coming off album releases, and the third hasn't played a show in forever. It's safe to say they'll all be amped for this one.