Tag: Pointfest

Interview: Josh Katz, Lead Singer, of Badflower

Posted: May 28, 2019 at 8:49 am   /   Concerts, Interviews

Ahead of their performance at 2019’s PointFest presented by 105.7 this past Saturday, Badflower lead guitarist and vocalist Josh Katz answered some questions for ReviewSTL. Anticipating fans to experience a “genuine performance,” Katz was excited about how loud he knew the show would get. If only he knew, because the crowd definitely seemed to be […]

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Concert Review: Pointfest Heats Up Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: May 27, 2019 at 1:33 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Reviews

That’s a wrap!  Another successful Pointfest is in the books and it was executed in meticulous detail. 105.7 The Point hosted “20 bands for 25 bucks” at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in what was probably one of the hottest days that the music festival has ever seen.  Originally, forecasts called for overcast and scattered thunderstorms, but […]

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Interview: Brett Emmons of The Glorious Sons Talks Life on the Road, Writing, and Opening for The Rolling Stones

Posted: March 14, 2019 at 2:45 pm   /   Concerts, Interviews

The Glorious Sons are the pride of Canada, but they are also taking over the airwaves of U.S. rock stations. Currently, on tour in support of their album Young Beauties and Fools, the band will make a stop in St. Louis on Saturday, May 25 for Pointfest. I recently had a chance to speak with […]

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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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Photos: STP, The Glorious Sons and The Struts at Pointfest

Posted: May 13, 2018 at 9:33 pm   /   Concerts

Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre hosted its first show of the Summer Saturday, as 105.7 The Point hosted the annual Pointfest festival. Bands such as The Struts, Stone Temple Pilots and Alice in Chains played the show along with nearly a dozen other bands. Here are a few photos from The Struts, The Glorious Sons and Stone […]

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Weekend Concert Preview: Big Shows In Town This Weekend

Posted: May 8, 2018 at 12:55 pm   /   Concerts

If last Friday’s U2 show was the unofficial beginning of Summer Concert Season in St. Louis, then this weekend, things officially get rolling. It’s going to be a busy weekend in St. Louis, as far as the music scene is concerned. Things get started Friday night at The Pageant. Jimmy Eat World will be making […]

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Concert Preview: Pointfest at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: February 13, 2018 at 8:25 am   /   Concerts, Local

Alternative Rock station 105.7 The Point presents Pointfest on Saturday, May 12. Headlining the show will be Alice In Chains, along with Shinedown, Stone Temple Pilots,The Struts, Blue October, Candlebox, The Glorious Sons, Brookroyal and more… Saturday, May 12 at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre. Tickets go on sale this Saturday, February 17 at 10 a.m.

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Review: Pierce the Veil Rocks Impromptu Show at the Firebird after Pointfest Cancellation

Posted: May 22, 2017 at 11:29 am   /   Concert Reviews

After the tragic death of Chris Cornell (Soundgarden, Audioslave) 105.7 The Point decided that cancelling the second half of Pointfest would be best. Soundgarden was a headliner for the show on May 20th. Rock band Pierce the Veil (consisting of members Vic Fuentes, Mike Fuentes, Tony Perry, and Jaime Preciado) was scheduled to play the second […]

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Interview: Pierce the Veil Bassist Jaime Preciado – See Them at Pointfest This Saturday

Posted: May 15, 2017 at 7:49 am   /   Interviews

Pierce the Veil has gained a reputation as one of the hardest touring bands in the world, as the group seems to constantly be on the road. The San Diego-post-grunge rock quartet was started by brothers Vic and Mike Fuentes. With Vic handling the vocals, along with guitar duties and Mike on the drums, the […]

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