Support Local Journalism. Join Riverfront Times Press Club.

Ten Out of Tenn Tour 

9 p.m. Sunday, April 5. Blueberry Hill, 6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City.

Unlike the winged lion that shares his name, Griffin House is no mythological creature. He's just the opposite, in fact — a nice dude with an acoustic guitar, one of many such singer-strummers found in his adopted hometown of Nashville. But House's songs stand out from the glut, thanks to shuffling rhythms, conversational vocals and enough country flourishes to keep things interesting. He's been steadily releasing an album every year since 2002, and last year's Flying Upside Down shows that House can be a versatile songwriter despite his fairly straight-ahead musical approach. Ladies will swoon just at the title of "The Guy That Says Goodbye to You Is Out of His Mind," while "I Remember (It's Happening Again)" takes a tour through America's military history without getting preachy. House appears alongside singers Butterfly Boucher and Katie Herzig, among others, as part of the Ten Out of Tenn Tour.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Riverfront Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Riverfront Times Club for as little as $5 a month.

Latest in Critics' Picks

Read the Digital Print Issue

June 16, 2021

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

© 2021 Riverfront Times

Website powered by Foundation