Top 61 Concert Photos of 2008

61 photos from the shows of 2008. Know that these photos will make you long for the hot days of summer music festivals instead of freezing rain.
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St. Louisan Chuck Berry was one of the performers at the Virgin Mobile Festival in August in Baltimore. See more photos from the Virgin Mobile Festival.
By David Atlas
St. Louisan Chuck Berry was one of the performers at the Virgin Mobile Festival in August in Baltimore. See more photos from the Virgin Mobile Festival.
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Real Texans know Lone Star tastes better out the side of the can. Check out more photos from Austin City Limits, held in September.
By Mark C. Austin
Real Texans know Lone Star tastes better out the side of the can. Check out more photos from Austin City Limits, held in September.
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Robert Plant performed at Bonnaroo. Check out photos from the music festival, held back in August.
By Mark C. Austin
Robert Plant performed at Bonnaroo. Check out photos from the music festival, held back in August.
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MIA performs in April at Coachella music festival in sunny southern California. See more photos from Coachella.
By Christopher Victorio
MIA performs in April at Coachella music festival in sunny southern California. See more photos from Coachella.
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Mastodon was one of many acts on the Rockstar Mayhem Festival, which swung through town on July 23. Here, Mastodon shakes loose the cobwebs. See more Rockstar Mayhem Festival photos.
By Todd Owyoung
Mastodon was one of many acts on the Rockstar Mayhem Festival, which swung through town on July 23. Here, Mastodon shakes loose the cobwebs. See more Rockstar Mayhem Festival photos.
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Hey, there's Moby at South By Southwest back in March.
By Mark C. Austin
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Attendees of the RFT Music Showcase on June 1 voted the Midwest Avengers as the "best hip hop/rap" group. See more Music Showcase Winners.
By Lauren Winchester
Attendees of the RFT Music Showcase on June 1 voted the Midwest Avengers as the "best hip hop/rap" group. See more Music Showcase Winners.
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Independence Day is a chance to celebrate our freedom of speech, right? Check out the 20 most unpatriotic album covers of all time, published on July 4.
By SF Weekly
Independence Day is a chance to celebrate our freedom of speech, right? Check out the 20 most unpatriotic album covers of all time, published on July 4.
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The Boss, Bruce Springsteen, rocked for more than three hours on August 23 at the Scottrade Center. See more Bruce Springsteen photos.
By Todd Owyoung
The Boss, Bruce Springsteen, rocked for more than three hours on August 23 at the Scottrade Center. See more Bruce Springsteen photos.
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Neil Diamond performed on November 2 at the Scottrade Center after postponing two previously scheduled appearances. And when he came, he. was. amazing. See more Neil Diamond photos.
By Sarah Paradoski
Neil Diamond performed on November 2 at the Scottrade Center after postponing two previously scheduled appearances. And when he came, he. was. amazing. See more Neil Diamond photos.
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St. Louis rapper Rockwell Knuckles was profiled in our February 27 issue. Read "Fist City: Rockwell Knuckles aims to punch through St. Louis hip-hop's glass ceiling" by Keegan Hamilton.
By Jennifer Silverberg
St. Louis rapper Rockwell Knuckles was profiled in our February 27 issue. Read "Fist City: Rockwell Knuckles aims to punch through St. Louis hip-hop's glass ceiling" by Keegan Hamilton.
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Throngs of New Kids on the Block fans, many in neon garb that recalled the early '90s, flocked to the Scottrade Center on November 10. See more New Kids on the Block photos.
By Sarah Paradoski
Throngs of New Kids on the Block fans, many in neon garb that recalled the early '90s, flocked to the Scottrade Center on November 10. See more New Kids on the Block photos.
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Sammy Hagar played two consecutive, sold-out shows on November 18 and 19. Only in St. Louis. See more Sammy Hagar photos.
By Todd Owyoung
Sammy Hagar played two consecutive, sold-out shows on November 18 and 19. Only in St. Louis. See more Sammy Hagar photos.
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St. Louis rock band Ludo was profiled in our February 19 issue. See more photos of Ludo.
By Jennifer Silverberg
St. Louis rock band Ludo was profiled in our February 19 issue. See more photos of Ludo.
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The Faint performed on December 12 at the Pageant. See more photos of The Faint.
By Todd Owyoung
The Faint performed on December 12 at the Pageant. See more photos of The Faint.
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Cobra Starship, back after a stop here on Warped Tour, were at Pop's in October. See more Cobra Starship photos.
By Todd Owyoung
Cobra Starship, back after a stop here on Warped Tour, were at Pop's in October. See more Cobra Starship photos.
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The Hold Steady performing on July 19 at Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago. Read more about Pitchfork on A to Z, the RFT's music blog.
By Nick Lucchesi
The Hold Steady performing on July 19 at Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago. Read more about Pitchfork on A to Z, the RFT's music blog.
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