It's been almost four years since Old Crow Medicine Show played to a well under-capacity audience at the Pageant. At its October, 2008 show the merchandise vendors were so excited by the show and the fans that they freely gave extra band stickers to patrons by the fistful.
At the end of the third night of Twangfest, I was surprised the building was still in one piece. Luckily for the Duck Room, the structure is made from the same hard substances write an essay
that has kept so many St. Louis buildings standing for so many years -- brick, old stone and concrete.
For night two, Twangfest moved to the Duck Room -- a rightful home, since the basement that was once Cicero's birthed so many punk-influenced country bands whose legacies were loud and clear last night.