Concert Reviews

Concert Review: Vampire Weekend At Chaifetz Arena

Posted: October 6, 2010 at 12:47 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Local

In the age of the Internet it feels like four year old band Vampire Weekend has been around forever. With only a self titled debut album and 2010’s Contra, I felt behind the curve walking into SLU’s Chaifetz Arena having missed them live a few years back. Chaifetz is definitely not the most intimate setting […]

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Concert Review: The National at The Pageant on September 30th, 2010

Posted: October 3, 2010 at 11:10 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Local

Hearing The National soundcheck, while buying Starburst at the Suite 100 store attached to the Pageant, reminded me how excited I was to see them in St. Louis. A short, but energetic, set at Lollapalooza left me hungry for full concert. Being used to performers often ignoring the actual time on the bill, it was […]

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Concert Review: The Temper Trap at The Pageant, June 9th 2011

Posted: June 11, 2010 at 3:42 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Local

Wednesday saw the first visit the latest “it” band The Temper Trap made to St. Louis. The Pageant was moderately packed for this Wednesday night, and the lights and sound were spot on for both acts. The drums were loud and added a lot of feeling to the acts. The show, opened by the all girl […]

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