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.
Ashborne Concert to benefit the Down Syndrome Association of Greater St. Louis: W/ The Band Edison, Chase the Embers, Sat., Sept. 28, 8 p.m., $10-$13. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-773-3363.
Bill Kirchen: Thu., Nov. 14, 7 p.m., $15-$23. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-773-3363.
Broncho: W/ Denney and the Jets, Sat., Oct. 26, 8:30 p.m., $10-$12. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353.
David Cook: Fri., Nov. 22, 8 p.m., $20-$60. Old Rock House, 1200 S. 7th St., St. Louis, 314-588-0505.
Ellen the Felon CD Release: W/ Kid Scientist, Fire Dog, Fri., Nov. 15, 9 p.m., $10. St. Louis Skatium, 120 E. Catalan St., St Louis, 314-631-3922.
Ex-Cult: Sat., Oct. 26, 9 p.m., free-$5. Billiken Club at Saint Louis University - Busch Student Center, 20 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, 314-977-2020.
Funk Fest: W/ DJ Hal Greens, DJ Funky Leroy, Al Holiday and the East Side Rhythm Revue, Big Brother Thunder and Master Blasters, Down Stereo, The People's Key, Silent Kid, Funky Butt Brass Band, Dogtown Allstars Funkestra, Rhythm Section Road Show, Sat., Oct. 12, 8 p.m., $12/$15. Broadway Oyster Bar, 736 S. Broadway, St. Louis, 314-621-8811.
The Great Totem Festival: W/ Euforquestra, Black 22s, Aaron Kamm and the One Drops, it!, CaveofswordS, Unifyah, Black James, Jump Starts, Scrub Lyfe, Franco/Hill, Goodness Gracious, Jeremy Joyce, Bootigrabbers Delight, Sat., Oct. 5, 1 p.m., free. Cherokee Street, Cherokee St., St. Louis.
Havok: W/ Encrypted, Manifest, Grand Inquisitor, Sat., Oct. 5, 7 p.m., $10-$12. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050.
Kenny Rogers: W/ Linda Davis, Wed., Dec. 11, 8 p.m., $33-$68. Family Arena, 2002 Arena Parkway, St Charles, 636-896-4200.
KRS-One: W/ The 12 to 6 Movement, deadasdisco, Sat., Oct. 12, 8 p.m., $15-$50. The Mad Magician, 5625 Manchester Ave., St. Louis.
Mako Sica: Tue., Nov. 19, 9 p.m., $5. Blank Space, 2847 Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-458-9472.
North Mississippi Allstars: Sat., Nov. 16, 9 p.m., $20. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686.
The Palmer Squares: W/ Mathias & the Pirates, Baytron, Paul Martin, Fri., Nov. 8, 8:30 p.m., $8. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366.
Pretty Little Empire CD Release: W/ The Union Electric CD Release, Last to Show First to Go, Sat., Oct. 19, 8:30 p.m., $10-$13. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-773-3363.
Tiny Moving Parts: W/ The Reptilian, Mon., Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m., $8-$10. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366.
Veil of Maya: W/ Structures, Northlane, Vildhjarta, Wed., Nov. 27, 6:30 p.m., $15-$17. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050.
Yuppies: W/ Nuclear Santa Claust, Black Panties, Animal Teeth, Tue., Oct. 15, 9 p.m., $5. Apop Records, 2831 Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-664-6575.
North Mississippi All-Stars