Although it's too warm for snow, September weekends frequently bring an avalanche of activities centered around or including good music.
Quiz: Name the celebrity who celebrated his five thousandth concert seeing Hudson and the Hoodoo Cats?
I've been pretty busy -- not a lot of time to spend getting a busy Labor Day weekend edition out -- here's one day of it.
Led by keyboardist Dan Hastie and guitarist Sergio Rios, Orgone represents everything good with music -- from wildly funky lyrics, to tightly coiled musicianship, to authentic grooves and equal spotlight for each member, including powerhouse vocalist Adryon de León, the group carried us to another planet with their brand of soul, funk and afro-disco.
Jack Bland was born in Sedalia but by the Roaring ’20s he was working in St. Louis, where he co-founded the Mound City Blue Blowers with Red McKenzie in 1924.