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Thursday, January 18, 2018

Nathan Jatcko Mourned by Friends and Fellow St. Louis Musicians

Posted By on Thu, Jan 18, 2018 at 12:13 PM

The search for a St. Louis musician who went missing early on the morning of Friday, January 12, ended last night with a devastating announcement from his family: Nathan Jatcko has passed away. The talented musician was 31, the victim of an apparent suicide. "I am heartbroken to announce...

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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Ataris Bassist Busted in St. Louis for $27M Telemarketing Scam

Posted By on Wed, Jan 17, 2018 at 12:53 PM

Michael Davenport, the bassist for pop-punk group the Ataris from 1995 to 2004, has been indicted in a real estate / telemarketing scam that is said to have defrauded roughly 100,000 people out of approximately $27 million dollars during the period between 2009 and 2016. Davenport, 49, was charged...

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Newly Announced: Jack White, David Byrne, MGMT, Atmosphere, Froggy Fresh and More

Posted By on Wed, Jan 17, 2018 at 6:54 AM

Here, again, is every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention. 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...

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Monday, January 15, 2018

STL Rapper Gets Nod from MTV, Which Still Does Music Sometimes Apparently

Posted By on Mon, Jan 15, 2018 at 6:47 AM

MTV, a television channel best-known for its programs about grossly spoiled children and fabricated identities and grotesquely irresponsible parenting, published a list Friday entitled "10 Chill Artists That Will Make Your January Less Dry," proving — to the shock of many — that the station actually apparently does still focus...

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Sunday, January 14, 2018

St. Louis Musician Nathan Jatcko Missing, Family Seeks Help

Posted By on Sun, Jan 14, 2018 at 1:59 PM

A St. Louis-based musician has been missing since early Friday morning, and now his family is asking for the community's help in searching for answers. Nathan Jatcko, 31, was last seen around 1:30 a.m. Friday morning at his apartment on Lawn Avenue, near South Kingshighway, his father John Jatcko says....

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Friday, January 12, 2018

Mean Superintendent Refuses to Call Snow Day Despite Bribes, Music Videos

Posted By on Fri, Jan 12, 2018 at 1:53 PM

Hillsboro Schools superintendent Doc C. Cornman will not be moved. Not by begging, not by bribery, not even by well-reasoned discourse delivered in rhyme and put to video. Absent a sufficient amount of snow on the ground, there will not be a snow day. The integrity of the Jefferson County school...

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The 10 Best Concerts in St. Louis This Weekend: January 12 to 14

Posted By on Fri, Jan 12, 2018 at 10:38 AM

As the city plunges back into a mini ice age, St. Louis offers the kind of hot and heavy shows that would feel right at home in the dead of summer. For one, Tef Poe unleashes Black Julian 2 with a party at the Bootleg while the FarFetched Collective celebrates...

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Nelly and Vatterott College's Ex'treme Institute Cut Ties

Posted By on Fri, Jan 12, 2018 at 6:03 AM

Vatterott College, a for-profit career training institute with locations set up all around the Midwest, has removed rapper Nelly's name from its St. Louis-based music production program, the Ex'treme Institute. The move comes just one week after an announcement that many of Vatterott's campuses — including the Ex'treme Institute — are...

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Newly Announced: Steely Dan, Rod Stewart, Hot Snakes, FemFest 4 and More

Posted By on Wed, Jan 10, 2018 at 6:53 AM

Here, again, is every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention. 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...

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Friday, December 29, 2017

The 10 Best Concerts in St. Louis this New Year's Weekend

Posted By on Fri, Dec 29, 2017 at 7:56 AM

While a nation-wide deep freeze might ease the hijinks of New Year's Eve, those wanting to avoid amateur hour altogether have other options to cap off the year, with a full weekend of parties. 2017 was record-breaking in all the wrong ways, so consider the next three days a...

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