Each year in December we ask our crew of volunteer photographers to choose four of their favorite pieces from the current year.
In its fifth year, LouFest took over Forest Park in St. Louis on September 6 and 7, 2014.
Going to see Those Darlins comes with one guarantee: Jessi Zazu will stare you down. Yes, she's playing with your mind; and yes, she's enjoying it.
Those Darlins have been praised from on high. The group's 2011 album "Screws Get Loose" garnered praise from Rolling Stone, SPIN, NPR and Dean of Rock Critics Robert Christgau. The band came by the KDHX studios to play us some songs from their upcoming release "Blur the Line" and it sounds like lightning could strike again.
Songwriter and guitarist JJ Cale has died at the age of 74.
Each essay writer month, this site features numerous photography pieces based on the work of the intrepid members of KDHX's pool of volunteer photographers.