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U2 To Play Scottrade Center May 4

by Jeremy Housewright / Published: November 1, 2017 at 12:14 pm   /   Concerts

  U2 has announced their return to St. Louis. The show will take place on Friday, May 4 at Scottrade Center. Tickets for the eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE North American Tour 2018 go on sale Monday, November 20th @ 10:00 am exclusively through Ticketmaster Verified Fan®. In keeping with their commitment to ensure tickets get into the hands […]

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A History of U2 in St. Louis

by Jeremy Housewright / Published: September 14, 2017 at 9:14 am   /   Concerts

As St. Louis preps for U2’s first show in the city in over six years, here’s a look back at all the band’s stops in The ‘Lou. Bono and the boys made their first appearance in St. Louis on April 7, 1981, playing at Graham Chapel at Washington University. This stop was a part of […]

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Preview: U2 Coming to St. Louis For “Joshua Tree Tour 2017”

by Jeremy Housewright / Published: June 8, 2017 at 9:39 am   /   Concerts

The “Joshua Tree Tour 2017” will come to the Dome at America’s Center with a show on Saturday, Sept. 16. The tour is celebrating the band’s 30th anniversary of “The Joshua Tree” . The album, which won a Grammy for album of the year, features the hit singles “With or Without You,” “Where the Streets […]

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Interview: Faux Bono Is Almost “Even Better Than the Real Thing”

by allison / Published: August 8, 2011 at 2:08 pm   /   Concerts, Featured, Interviews, Local, Music

As an iconic band that’s been together for 35 years, U2 is looked up to by many musicians, but they’re not often imitated well. One of the rare bands that rises to the challenge is Elevation, and they go well beyond basic sound-alike karaoke. Elevation, which bills itself as the best U2 tribute band on […]

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Concert Review: U2 Excites St. Louis, Treats Pittsburgh to a Gem

by allison / Published: July 28, 2011 at 8:25 pm   /   Concerts, Featured, Local, Music

Your dedicated reviewer continued her U2 trek with shows in St. Louis and Pittsburgh. After 110 shows, the band’s “360 tour” will conclude Saturday, July 30, in Moncton, NB (Canada) at the Magnetic Hill Music Festival. Learn more at u2.com. Read our review for U2 in Chicago here. I’ve been to a million U2 shows. […]

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How To: Survive the U2 General Admission Line

by allison / Published: July 16, 2011 at 7:50 pm   /   Concerts, Local, Music

No, I’m sorry, U2 general admission ticket holders – you cannot waltz into St. Louis’ Busch Stadium at 7 p.m. this Sunday and expect to find a great spot on the floor. What’s that? You had no idea that you’d have to fight 10,000 people for a decent spot? Fine, fine. I, as a veteran […]

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Concert Review: U2 + Chicago, Sittin’ in a Tree

by allison / Published: July 13, 2011 at 4:02 pm   /   Concerts, Featured, Local, Music

Your dedicated reviewer went to Chicago on July 5 for her first of three U2 shows this month. Other “360 Tour” shows she’ll be reviewing include Busch Stadium in St. Louis (7/17) and Heinz Field in Pittsburgh (7/26), the final stop for the tour. Tickets still are available for both shows. Learn more at u2.com. […]

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Julie Taymor’s “Spider-Man: The Musical” Opening on Broadway December 21st!

by Blake Fehl / Published: August 11, 2010 at 12:03 pm   /   Live Theater, Local

Despite being in limbo for the past few years, and director Julie Taymor’s six years of hard work, Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark, will be coming to Broadway shortly before Christmas. The long awaited Broadway show directed by famed Julie Taymor and Glen Berger, with music and lyrics by The Edge and Bono of U2, […]

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List of 2010 Grammy Award Winners

by Blake Fehl / Published: February 1, 2010 at 4:11 pm   /   Local, Off the Wall

Album Of The Year I Am…Sasha Fierce, Beyoncé The E.N.D., The Black Eyed Peas The Fame, Lady Gaga Big Whiskey And The GrooGrux King, Dave Matthews Band WINNER: Fearless, Taylor Swift Best Female Pop Vocal “Hometown Glory,” Adele WINNER: “Halo,” Beyonce “Hot N Cold,” Katy Perry “Sober,” Pink “You Belong With Me,” Taylor Swift Best […]

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2010 Grammy Nominees

by Blake Fehl / Published: January 31, 2010 at 4:41 pm   /   Local, Music

Tonight is the biggest award show for the music industry. One of the highest viewed award broadcasts every year. Let’s take a look at the nominees:

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