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Concert Review: The Who visits Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: May 24, 2019 at 12:26 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Reviews

The Who brought their 2019 tour, “Movin’ On” to Hollywood Casino Amphitheater on Thursday night and played to a packed house.  The iconic band was accompanied by an orchestra comprised of a selection of elite local musicians, in addition to Katie Jacoby on violin and Audrey Schneider on cello.  The women are currently on tour […]

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Tickets Remain for The Who at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: May 22, 2019 at 10:08 am   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts

Some regular price tickets still remain for The Who: Movin’ On! at Hollywood Casino Amphitheater tomorrow night.   Find your tickets here: https://www.ticketmaster.com/search?q=the+who+in+st.+louis On the heels of the release of their first new album in 13 years, The Who return to St. Louis for what is sure to be an incredible show under the stars. […]

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Concert Preview: Wayback Pointfest at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: April 15, 2019 at 5:21 pm   /   Concerts

Wayback Pointfest is back!  The show was announced today at five o’clock with Lux on 105.7 The Point.   Date/Location: Saturday, August 31st at Hollywood Casino Amphitheater Check out the lineup! Collective Soul The Urge Gin Blossoms Living Colour Goldfinger Stir Cowboy Mouth Tickets will go on sale this Friday at noon at www.1057thepoint.com. Presale […]

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Book Preview: St. Louis Sound: An Illustrated Timeline

Posted: April 10, 2019 at 11:01 am   /   Books, Local

St. Louis is widely known as having the best fans in baseball, inventing toasted ravioli, erecting the nation’s tallest monument, and let’s be honest….we’re totally winning in the crime category.  But it is arguably one of the most underrated music hubs in the country. In fact, when you peruse the new book, St. Louis Sound: […]

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Comedy Review: Lewis Black at Stifel Theatre

Posted: March 23, 2019 at 5:32 pm   /   Concerts, Reviews

Anticipation built throughout the day of the show.  The last time I caught Lewis Black live was at the Pageant in 2005 when he followed the great, legendary Mitch Hedberg as they both opened for Comedy Central Live Presents Dave Attell: The Insomniac Tour.  It was at a time when Comedy Central’s Daily Show was […]

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Review: Louis C.K. at The Funny Bone in St. Louis

Posted: March 14, 2019 at 9:23 am   /   Concert Reviews, Live Theater

Louis C.K. performed his first of 4 sold-out shows in St. Louis at The Funny Bone in Westport Wednesday night. We got the call around 11 p.m. Sunday.  The carefully and covertly constructed tip stated that we wanted to be at our computer by 6:50 a.m. the following morning with the browser open and ready. […]

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Review: T.J. Miller at Helium Comedy Club

Posted: December 22, 2018 at 1:57 pm   /   Concerts, Interesting, Interviews, Local, Off the Wall

Let me preface this review with the skepticism that I possessed upon accepting the assignment to review this show.  Many people are more familiar with Miller’s rap sheet than they are his resume. He has been described by many as a rapist, a drunk, a homeless and talentless headcase who calls in fake bomb threats […]

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Interview: T.J. Miller, Performing at Helium This Weekend

Posted: December 21, 2018 at 12:13 am   /   Interviews, St. Louis Events

T.J. Miller is in town this weekend doing a series of dates at Helium Comedy Club in Richmond Heights.  Get your tickets here.    Miller is an actor and comedian best known for his roles Deadpool, the Netflix series Silicon Valley, She’s Out of My League, and so many more that it would be more […]

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Review: David Cross at The Pageant

Posted: November 5, 2018 at 3:47 pm   /   Concerts, Reviews

By Danya Artimisi Racism, Trump, sexism, being raped (by the Virgin Mary, nonetheless), Terrorists, Republicans, Nazis, Democrats, 9-11, Catholicism, Christianity, Judaism, Atheism, Dwarfism, Immigration, and Millenials are just a handful of mentions that garnered a constant stream of laughs and applause from beginning to end.  If David Cross is anything, he is consistent. Sunday night, […]

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Interview: David Cross at The Pageant in St. Louis Tonight For “Oh Come On” World Tour

Posted: November 4, 2018 at 6:54 am   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Live Theater Reviews

See David Cross on Sunday, November 4 at The Pageant. The last time David Cross set foot on a stage in St. Louis was in 2001 when he performed during Welcome Week at Saint Louis University, a Jesuit institution. Now, anyone who is familiar with him and what he has consistently brought to the stage […]

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