Join Riverfront Times Press Club. Because No News is Bad News.

Evan Dando 

9 p.m. Tuesday, February 16. The Old Rock House, 1200 South Seventh Street.

Despite well-publicized battles with drug addiction, unstable band lineups and the general woes that result when you're really, really, good-looking and have a wife that's a runway model, Evan Dando always seems to keep plugging away. Most recently, the Lemonheads frontman released an album of covers, which featured faithful renditions of everything from Gram Parsons' "I Just Can't Take It Anymore" to Wire's "Fragile." Early 2010 finds the shoulder-shrugging baritone crooner on a solo acoustic tour; setlists from recent shows included classic Lemonheads fare alongside covers and even selections from the underrated 2003 solo record, Baby I'm Bored. Overly squashed production — and not song quality — ruined that effort, and so it should be refreshing to see them performed in simple, stripped-down fashion.

Riverfront Times works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of St. Louis and beyond.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep St. Louis' true free press free.

Related Locations

Latest in Critics' Picks

Read the Digital Print Issue

September 23, 2020

View more issues


Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Best Things to Do In St. Louis

© 2020 Riverfront Times

Website powered by Foundation