A few months ago I got a call from a friend who invited me to a "fun" concert at the Peabody with the Joy Formidable, a band I'd seen before at the Firebird and the Luminary and really enjoyed. I immediately said yes and penciled in the date.
It is safe to say that I was among the few first-timers to bear witness to the unique sounds of Menomena last night, as the vibe in the Firebird was electric with the kind of anticipation that comes from knowing a group's music well.
Mon December 2
St. Louis based Beth Bombara is a singer-songwriter who performs Americana music. She was named the 2012 Best Singer-Songwriter by the Riverfront Times. Beth recently stopped by the Magnolia Studios to…