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 shows, so you can do some digging of your own and let us know which ones you are excited about! Click through and start planning ahead.
Anvil: W/ Terra Caput Mundi, Thu., May 8, 7 p.m., $15-$17. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050.
Ars Phoenix: W/ Naica, Fri., May 23, 9 p.m., TBA. Apop Records, 2831 Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-664-6575.
B.o.B.: Wed., April 16, 7 p.m., $7-$25. Blanche M Touhill Performing Arts Center, 1 University Boulevard, St. Louis, 314-516-4949.
King Khan and the Shrines: Sun., June 15, 9 p.m., $15-$18. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis.
KISS: W/ Def Leppard, Thu., Aug. 28, 7 p.m., TBA. Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, I-70 & Earth City Expwy., Maryland Heights, 314-298-9944.
Orator: W/ Arsenals, Ancient Youth, Fri., March 28, 8 p.m., free. Cafe Ventana, 3919 W Pine Blvd, St. Louis, 314-531-7500.
Record Store Day Weekend: W/ The Adoring Heirs, Bella & Lily, Bible Belt Sinners, The Bottle Rockets, The Company She Keeps, The Feed, Fumer, Michael Supe Granda, Middle Class Fashion, The Minus 5, Schwervon!, Sleepy Kitty, Soma Jet Set, Willy Vlautin, Fri., April 18, 5 p.m.; Sat., April 19, 10 a.m.; Sun., April 20, 10 a.m., free. Euclid Records, 19 N. Gore Ave., St. Louis, 314-961-8978.
Shai Hulud: W/ One Year Later, Better Days, Lamentors, Wed., May 28, 8 p.m., $12-$14. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050.
Steve Shaw CD Release: Fri., May 2, 7:30 p.m., $10-$13. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis.
Twiztid: W/ Blaze Ya Dead Homie, Smokehouse Junkiez, Freakz R' Us, John Boi, Fri., April 25, 7 p.m., $20-$24. Pop's Nightclub, 401 Monsanto Ave., East St. Louis, 618-274-6720.
Undercurrent No. 4: W/ Times Beach, The Night Grinder, Googolplexia, Rooster Jake Cohen, Sean Arnold, Thu., April 24, 8:30 p.m., free. Schlafly Tap Room, 2100 Locust St., St. Louis, 314-241-2337.
Whitaker Music Festival: W/ Peter Martin Quartet, Wed., June 4, 7:30 p.m., free. W/ Al Holliday and the East Side Rhythm Band, Wed., June 11, 7:30 p.m., free. W/ Marsha Evans and the Coalition, Wed., June 18, 7:30 p.m., free. W/ Javier Mendoza, Wed., June 25, 7:30 p.m., free. W/ Old Salt Union, Wed., July 2, 7:30 p.m., free. W/ Big Brother Thunder and the Master Blasters, Wed., July 9, 7:30 p.m., free. W/ Nigel Mooney, Wed., July 16, 7:30 p.m., free. W/ Augusta Bottoms Consort, Wed., July 23, 7:30 p.m., free. W/ Melissa Neels Band, Wed., July 30, 7:30 p.m., free. W/ Gene Dobbs Bradford Blues Experience, Wed., Aug. 6, 7:30 p.m., free. Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Blvd., St. Louis, 314-577-9400.
Wolf Eyes: W/ Raglani, Self Help, Thu., April 3, 9 p.m., TBA. Apop Records, 2831 Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-664-6575.
King Khan and the Shrines