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Wednesday, August 24, 2011

The Sheepdogs, Fishbone Lead This Week's Show Announcements

Posted By on Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 12:06 PM

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One can only imagine that Almost Famous scene come to life when ever unlucky band The Sheepdogs finally caught the break they were looking for -- landing the cover of Rolling Stone and beating out fifteen other bands in the process. Readers cast over 1.5 million votes and the Southern rock revivalists (who actually hail from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and not some backwater hamlet in rural Tennessee) now have a major label, the nation's attention, and a date at the Old Rock House. Yeehaw, y'all. On December 7, Fishbone fans will be heading to The Firebird instead of City Museum, where the ska-punk-funk (spunk?!) legends have played on their last few stops in St. Louis.

Blueberry Hill Truth and Salvage Co., October 6

Chaifetz Arena Superstars of Soul, Isley Brothers, El De Barge, Keith Sweat, September 17

Ciceros Deas Vail, September 26 Lights, October 29

The Firebird The Birthday Massacre, December 1 Fishbone, December 7 Ha Ha Tonka, November 25 Har Mar Superstar, November 13 Miss May I, October 10 The Coathangers, November 21

The Fox Theatre The Australian Pink Floyd, October 21

Off Broadway A Winged Victory for the Sullen, November 5

Old Rock House Orgone, October 31 Project/Object, October 19 The Sheepdogs, November 2 Sleeper Agent, September 17

The Pageant Umphrey's McGee, December 28, 29, 31

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