It's been a great year for rock 'n' roll records released by your friends and neighbors. Here are the ones I really liked.
There's never a shortage of great local artists, and we play many of them here and often. This list totals up all of the most played St. Louis releases from 2014.
KDHX DJ Rich Reese presented a guided tour of Power Pop on Thursday, as part of the Discovery Series at the Stage, KDHX's Grand Center performance space.
The stroll to downtown St. Louis' City Museum consists of cracked and cobbled stones that prove themselves ankle-twisters after several libations. Their unsteady ground further rumbled under foot as an unseen siren's wail emanated from the building the path surrounds.
Dear STL, keep being awesome. This year saw the band I'd nurtured for six years coming to an end, but a beginning to so many cool, freaky awesome bands from friends of mine. If 2012 is any indication, St. Louis music is back in a big way.
They're writing great songs, releasing albums and playing shows all the time. 2012 brought some fantastic releases from local St. Louis artists -- some brand new to the scene and others sounding better than ever.