Harry "Sweets" Edison was born in Ohio, and by the age of 12 was playing the trumpet with bands around Columbus.
Born in St. Louis in 1961, Jerry Harvey is a sound engineer best known for inventing in-ear monitors used by musicians all over the world.
I've been too busy having fun at Twangest to keep up with the other things happening around town; missed some good shows Thursday (sorry), but I got it together in time to let you know about a handful of weekend shows.
St. Louis jazz legends the Bosman Twins are back with a new album this year, and the sultry, melodic track "Many Moons" is yet another reminder of why the brothers are so beloved in this city and beyond.
One of the recognized leaders of computer music, Gary Lee Nelson was born in Michigan in 1940.
Very little of interest happening Friday, leading to the inevitable -- a Saturday that's ridiculous (even with one less show than anticipated).