The Stage / Café
Subscribe to this RSS feed
Festival photos: St. Louis Folk and Roots Festival Night 1 with the Hillbenders, Blue Canyon Boys and more Friday, September 27
The Saint Louis Folk and Roots Festival kicked off at Urban Chestnut with the Loot Rock Gang, serenading listeners under the stars on a perfectly warm night.
Song of the Day: 'Chairman Meow' by Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion
"Chairman Meow" may have a silly title, but it also has an irresistible rhythm and a subtle pop hook. You can hear how much fun Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny…
'I'd rather play something that will hit you in the heart' An interview with James Alan Shelton, guitarist for Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys
James Alan Shelton has been playing, touring and recording with Ralph Stanley for 20 years, longer than any guitar player Stanley has ever worked with.
Song of the Day: 'He's a Lie! He's Not Real!' by Sunbears!
Hailing from Jacksonville, Fla. the duo of Jonathan Berlin and Jared Boowser, aka Sunbears!, makes glorious pop music, somewhere between the Flaming Lips and Primal Scream at their loudest and…
Song of the Day: 'Battle Hymn' by Brothers Lazaroff
St. Louis band Brothers Lazaroff is nothing if not prolific. But despite (or maybe because of) the brothers' work ethic, they consistently craft music with soulful intelligence. The sweeping, almost…
Festival photos: Roots N Blues N BBQ with Jimmy Cliff, the Black Crowes, Vintage Trouble, Alejandro Escovedo, Phosphorescent and more at Stephens Lake Park, September 20-22
Several years back I was lucky enough to head to Columbia for the Roots N Blues Festival with fellow KDHX photographer Nate Burrell.
Concert photos: Billy Bragg (with Joe Purdy) at the Old Rock House, Sunday, September 22
Embarking on his most extensive tour in years to promote his recent release, "Tooth and Nail," it's no surprise that Billy Bragg played to a sold out crowd at the…
Song of the Day: 'Modern Gods' by Midnite on Pearl Beach
"I'd sing modern songs, so different from the rest," croons Justin Jahnke of Chicago band Midnite on Pearl Beach. He doesn't mean it, not really; the sounds hearkens back to…
Concert photos: An Under Cover Weekend Night 2 with Via Dove, The Feed, Last To Show First To Go and more at the Firebird, Saturday, September 21
The second night of An Under Cover Weekend, in its seventh year, took place Saturday at the Firebird.
Concert photos: An Under Cover Weekend Night 1 with Incurables, Dots Not Feathers, The Defeated County and more at the Firebird, Friday, September 20
An Under Cover Weekend kicked off its seventh year on Friday at the Firebird.
Charting the Music: Blitzen Trapper, 'VII'
Driven by faith and steel strings, Blitzen Trapper has traded in old times for new joys. Thirteen full years have lead to "VII," a healthy mixture of mountain twang and…
'The community doesn't always know what to think of us' A pre-Folk & Roots Festival interview with Nolan Lawrence of the HillBenders
With members from all over the United States, raised on record collections of all different genres, it is no wonder that the bluegrass music of the HillBenders bridges a wide…
Song of the Day: 'Kidnap Me' by Cruiser
Fall may be settling in, but there's still time to enjoy the summer, and "Kidnap Me," the latest from Philadelphia's Cruiser is a choice soundtrack for these final, carefree days…
Concert photos: Bottoms Up Blues Gang at Harvest Sessions, Saturday, September 21
The Bottoms Up Blues Gang Duo performed at Harvest Sessions on September 21, 2013.
'My bottom line is to communicate' An interview with Billy Bragg
It's been 30 years since Billy Bragg blended punk sensibilities with a lone guitar for his debut album, "Life's a Riot with Spy vs. Spy." In that time he's not…
More Music News...
Song of the Day: 'Make It Together' by Beachwood Sparks
Song of the Day: 'Somebody's Baby' by Free Energy
Song of the Day: '7X3' by Starlight Girls
Song of the Day: 'When You Get to the Bottom' by Robbie Fulks
Concert photos: Scott H. Biram (with Black Pistol Fire) at the Firebird, Monday, September 15
Page 57 of 133
St. Louis Music Notes
Shows & Schedule
FAQ & Info
CMJ Top 30
Adult Album Alternative
Visual and Performing Arts
Arts & Events
Donate a Vehicle
Become a Sponsor
On Demand Podcasts
Copyright © 2015 KDHX Community Media. KDHX is registered with the IRS as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit under Double Helix Corporation.
KDHX Community Media • 3524 Washington Ave • Saint Louis MO 63103