In its fifth year, LouFest took over Forest Park in St. Louis on September 6 and 7, 2014.
On Thursday night, the Pageant hosted a bill that featured two excellent bands whose styles and sounds cover a wide range.
I don't remember the first time that I heard Yo La Tengo -- sometime in the early '00s -- but I do recall spending the next several months digging up the band's back catalog one record at a time, and looking forward to each subsequent release with heightened anticipation.
While three decades of indie rock can cause wear and tear, Yo La Tengo's charm and talent have only increased. "Fade" is simply the album title, not the future of this New Jersey trio.
KDHX kicks of its year-end roundups with big lists of top spins, DJ top 10 albums, songs of the year and more.
The first round of SXSW 2013 bands is out.