Concerts

Music Monday: This Week’s Concert Calendar

Posted: June 13, 2011 at 5:37 pm   /   Concerts, Local, Music

St. Louis is full of bangin’ concerts. Check out the upcoming shows at some of our favorite area venues for Monday, June 13, through Sunday, June 19. Monday Blueberry Hill: The Head and the Heart, Abigail Washburn Pageant: Black Country Communion Vintage Vinyl: The Head and the Heart (in-store) Tuesday Off Broadway: Clare Burson, Peter […]

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Concert Review: Weird Al Yankovic at the St. Charles Family Arena (2011)

Posted: June 4, 2011 at 8:08 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Local

When I was an adorable moppet, my father gave me a 45″ vinyl single of Weird Al Yankovic’s “Eat It.” To my young ears, the song was the best thing I’d heard in my life. In fact, I loved it so much that I took that record to school for Show and Tell Day. I’d […]

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TFDI Tour feat. Tony Lucca, Matt Duke and Jay Nash Coming to St. Louis

Posted: November 18, 2010 at 4:02 pm   /   Concerts, Local, St. Louis Events

Tony Lucca is coming back to St. Louis on December 14, and this time he is bringing Matt Duke and Jay Nash with him. The three musicians are part of the TFDI, or Totally F*ckin Doin It tour. The tour started last year, sparking the three artists to release an impromptu EP and extend the […]

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Review of “Decatur Celebration 2010” in Decatur, IL

Posted: August 24, 2010 at 4:46 am   /   Concerts, Local, Music

This review of the Celebration is going to be a breakdown of me and my family’s weekend at the Celebration. We arrived at the Celebration on Saturday morning (missed all the Friday performers) just in time for the “Razzle Dazzle Good Times Parade.” The Razzle Dazzle Parade is an enjoyable small town parade. The highlight […]

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Decatur Celebration Is This Weekend – Charlie Daniels Band, Tone Loc, Young MCs and More!

Posted: August 4, 2010 at 7:01 pm   /   Concerts, Local

Decatur Illinois is known for a few things; Original home of the Chicago Bears, ADM ( this is the company portrayed in the “Informant”), and the Decatur Celebration.  I was at the first Celebration in 1986.    Personally I moved away from Decatur in 1992, but I along with others make the pilgrimage back to Decatur […]

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Kevin Lucas Orchestra Playing Tonight at the Missouri Botanical Garden Whitaker Music Festival

Posted: July 28, 2010 at 12:56 pm   /   Concerts, Local

Are you looking for something fun and exciting to do tonight? The Missouri Botanical Garden Whitaker Music Festival continues tonight with the Kevin Lucas Orchestra. The concert takes place at the Missouri Botanical Garden Outdoor Cohen Amphitheater at 7:30 pm. Admission is free to the Garden after 5:00. The Kevin Lucas Orchestra creates music that […]

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Kings of Leon Press Release Condemns St. Louis’ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, Labels “Pigeon Infestation”

Posted: July 24, 2010 at 2:38 pm   /   Concerts, Local

Last night, Kings of Leon canceled their St. Louis concert after playing only 3 songs on-stage. This was a disappointment to thousands of their fans, many of whom traveled hundreds of miles to see the band. Their excuse? According to drummer Nathan Followill, brother of the victim, “We had to bail, pigeons shitting in jareds […]

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Kings of Leon Cancels St. Louis Show After 3 Songs, Says “It’s The F**cking Venues Fault”

Posted: July 24, 2010 at 6:40 am   /   Concerts, Featured, Local

Yesterday, on Friday July 23, Kings of Leon came to St. Louis. The band is best known for their songs “Use Somebody” and “Sex Is On Fire.” Unfortunately for thousands of fans at their concert last night, not much of a show took place before the band stormed off the stage. After only playing three […]

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Weird Al Yankovic Returns to The Family Arena in St. Charles

Posted: July 9, 2010 at 1:36 pm   /   Concerts, Local

Weird Al is back! This coming Monday, July 12, Weird Al Yankovic will be returning to the St. Charles Family Arena for the first time since 2008. The show starts at 7pm. Tickets are on sale now, and can be purchased at the Family Arena Ticket Office and all MetroTix locations (including Macy’s and select […]

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Concert Announcements: Frontier Ruckus, Thriving Ivory, Theodore, Dax Riggs, Civil Twilight, Neon Trees, and Paper Toungues at The Old Rock House in St. Louis

Posted: June 23, 2010 at 12:17 pm   /   Concerts, Local

Wednesday, July 14 Frontier Ruckus Doors 7pm • Show 8pm • $8 Flat • Over 21 Only Tickets On-Sale Wed.  6/23 @ 5pm [hdplay id=33 width=595 height=375] Thursday, July 22 Thriving Ivory Doors 7pm • Show 8pm • $10 Flat • All Ages • $2 Surcharge for Minors Tickets On-Sale Wed. 6/23 @ 5pm [hdplay id=34 […]

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