This is the summer of Jack White. The 39-year-old guitar virtuoso, singer, songwriter, producer and all-around Renaissance man has been nearly inescapable since the June release of his second solo album, "Lazaretto."
The musicians of St. Louis don't just love performing; they love seeing others perform. And the year 2012 offered hundreds of opportunities to do just that.
Jazz maestro Dave Brubeck has died. He would have been 92 today.
Album sales are down for 2012 but don't blame vinyl.
Wanda Jackson isn't going to be with us forever.
Follow the Trayvon Martin case as seen through the eyes of Brother Ali.
Farewell to the chief engineer of Soul Train. Don Cornelius has died.