Music

Review: Guns ‘N Roses Better Than Ever in Return to St. Louis

Posted: July 28, 2017 at 4:04 am   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Music, Reviews

All that build up and what did Axl say? Not much. Instead, Guns ‘N Roses let the music do the talking Thursday night at The Dome at America’s Center. Axl asked the crowd how they were doing and then the rock n’ roll began. The band took the stage shortly after 7:30PM, and what ensued […]

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Photos: Martin Short and Steve Martin Visit Fox Theater

Posted: July 23, 2017 at 12:39 pm   /   Concerts, Music

All photos by Reema Shah.  

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Santana Rocks Fox with Guests

Posted: July 17, 2017 at 7:59 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Music, Opinion

Santana brought an epic show to the Fabulous Fox Theatre on Wednesday, July 12th. This performance marked the 21st stop on the world tour and was one for the books. While the overwhelmingly talented members of Santana made this a legendary night to begin with, fans were surprised with a guest performance by vocalist Ronald […]

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Photos: Boston Plays Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: July 6, 2017 at 4:43 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Music

Rock band Boston played Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Wednesday night. Joan Jett and the Blackhearts opened the show. Founding member Tom Scholz and the newest incarnation of the group played for 2 hours. With a song catalog spanning over 40 years, there was no shortage of fan favorites. Jett and her band played a speedy […]

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Preview: The Aquabats to Rock Delmar Hall

Posted: July 3, 2017 at 11:42 pm   /   Concerts, Local, Music

Get ready for a rockin’ good time when the Aquabats visit Delmar Hall! With hits like “Super Rad” and “Fashion Zombie!” it’s no surprise The Aquabats are back in the hotbed of St. Louis entertainment. The California-based band is perhaps most known for their matching superhero suits and masks, a persona they’ve kept since their […]

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Chris Cornell, Frontman For Soundgarden and Audioslave, Dead at 52

Posted: May 18, 2017 at 9:35 am   /   Music, Music News

Chris Cornell had that voice. It was a voice that as soon as you heard it, you knew it was him. The voice could sound like that of a Rock n’ Roll angel, like his latest single “The Promise,” or that of a gasoline fueled inferno, just listen to any Soundgarden song of the 90s. […]

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Eric Church’s “The Outsiders” Album Review

Posted: February 13, 2014 at 9:20 am   /   CD Reviews, Local, Music

Very seldom is there an album that comes out that truly gets me excited. I guess Pearl Jam’s recent album could count as one that I was stoked about, but that is about it. Enter Eric Church, country music’s modern day outlaw. He’s a man among boys in today’s world of country music. While Luke […]

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Top Ten Pearl Jam Songs of All Time, in Honor of “Lightning Bolt” Out October 15

Posted: October 11, 2013 at 1:22 pm   /   CD Reviews, Local, Music

One of the most influential bands in rock history is Pearl Jam. Eddie Vedder and his crew are releasing a new studio album, titled “Lightning Bolt” on Tuesday. Many bands’ have come and gone from Seattle’s grunge-rock era, but Pearl Jam has remained for 23 years. The band has influenced millions with their music and […]

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Album Review: ‘Goodnight Moon Part II’ by Rookie of the Year

Posted: August 6, 2013 at 11:58 pm   /   CD Reviews, Local, Music

There are some songs/albums that just beg to be played on a summer car ride with the windows rolled down. I could list a dozen of each that I’ve played from my iPod/phone countless times. Beyond that, though, there are bands whose entire catalogs appear to be written in this manner. On a roadtrip with your […]

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Album Review: ‘Unimagine’ by Hands Like Houses

Posted: July 23, 2013 at 2:11 am   /   CD Reviews, Local, Music, Reviews

Perhaps it’s something they put in the water, but three of my favorite bands in recent memory have all hailed from the land down under. Back when I briefly played bass for a metal band(!), I was introduced to a metalcore band called Parkway Drive, an extremely talented brutal assault on your eardrums. After them […]

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