Music

Remembering a Rock Icon 25 Years Later

Posted: April 11, 2019 at 9:02 am   /   Music, Music News, Off the Wall, Opinion

It’s been a week since the 25-year anniversary of the death of Kurt Cobain. Cobain meant so much to so many. Many bands that are relevant today credit Cobain as one of the reasons they are in music. For someone who only lived 27 years and was in the spotlight for just over a handful […]

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Concert Review: Shinedown Rocks Chaifetz Arena

Posted: March 20, 2019 at 7:55 am   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Music, Reviews

Chaifetz Arena housed the sold-out Attention Attention tour Sunday evening, coinciding with St. Patrick’s Day. Shinedown, the headliners, were joined on tour by Asking Alexandria and Papa Roach. Rock band from across the pond Asking Alexandria opened the show with a bang starting with hit “Into the Fire.” The English rockers then continued with an […]

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Concert Preview: Pointfest at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: February 27, 2019 at 7:40 am   /   Concerts, Music

105.7 The Point’s annual Pointfest will take place on Saturday, May 25 at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre. Live, Seether, Coheed and Cambria, Fuel, Filter, Greek Fire, Andrew W.K, and The Glorious Sons will play the show along with other bands. Tickets for the show go on sale Saturday, March 2 at 10 a.m. There is no […]

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Concert Review: Elvis Costello at Stifel Theatre

Posted: November 24, 2018 at 2:21 pm   /   Concerts, Music

​By Matthew Kistner Photo by Jen Gray Elvis Costello and the Imposters brought their  “Look Now and Then” tour to Saint Louis on Wednesday, the eve before thanksgiving to an impressive crowd of all ages wishing to rock along with the English singer who has been performing for crowds for several decades. At the age […]

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Concert Review: Foo Fighters at Enterprise Center

Posted: October 14, 2018 at 4:03 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Music, Reviews

“This is the coolest show we’ve ever played in our entire lives,” Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl shouted to the nearly 15,000 fans in attendance at Enterprise Center on Saturday night. “It can’t  get any more insane than it already has.” Grohl was talking about some fans in the crowd taking off their prosthetic legs and […]

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Interview: Greta Van Fleet drummer Danny Wagner

Posted: July 25, 2018 at 11:26 pm   /   Concerts, Interviews, Music

Frankenmuth, Michigan is now known for being the home of one of the hottest rock bands on the planet, Greta Van Fleet. Greta Van Fleet has been touring the world, selling out venues one after the other, which is pretty impressive for a group of teenagers who were sitting in a high school classroom not […]

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Concert Photos: Dropkick Murphy’s and Flogging Molly at Pop’s

Posted: June 16, 2018 at 3:41 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Music, Reviews

Dropkick Murphy’s and Flogging Molly played an outdoor show at Pop’s on Tuesday, June 12. Photos by Justin Staggs.

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Concert Review: Shania Twain at Enterprise Center

Posted: June 15, 2018 at 3:36 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Music, Reviews

On Wednesday night at the Enterprise Center, Shania Twain showed that while she may be on her farewell tour, she still has some gas left in the tank. The once queen of country music brought a crowd of 12,000 fans to their feet several times throughout the evening. Even though Shania may be on her […]

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Interview: Tech N9ne to Play The Pageant

Posted: June 11, 2018 at 3:09 pm   /   Concerts, Interviews, Local, Music, Music News

Tech N9ne, one of the world’s most famous rappers, took time out of his busy schedule to talk with me about his new album “P.L.A.N.E.T”, his upcoming show in Saint Louis, and more.  Q: What makes the new album different from prior albums?  “I don’t recall ever doing an album out of hurt from the […]

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Album Review: Jack White: Boarding House Reach

Posted: April 17, 2018 at 11:18 am   /   CD Reviews, Concerts, Music, Reviews

I have been a fan of Jack White since I can remember hearing the White Stripes for the first time. White is a guitar virtuoso and there are not many who can hang with him when it comes to shredding a guitar in music today. On his third album, “Boarding House Reach,” White goes off […]

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