War at Soldiers Memorial This Weekend -- And Other Weird Band/Location Pairings...
The RFT staff was just sitting around the cubicle chewing the fat frites and perusing this week's concert listings when this one caught our eye:
War: Sat., July 19, 8 p.m. Soldiers Memorial
War at Soldiers Memorial -- how more apt an artist/venue matchup could there be?
Well, plenty, when you think about it. Check out a partial list after the jump...
Stereolab at Hi Fi Fo Fum
Spin Doctors at Fleishman-Hillard
The Cure at BJC
The Eagles at the Old Chain of Rocks Bridge (doubly appropriate!)
Lamb at Grant's Farm
Barenaked Ladies (or the Strokes!) at PTs Diamond Cabaret
Pavement at Fred Weber's HQ
Everclear at the Luxco (formerly David Sherman Co.) offices
Talk Talk in KMOX studios
R.E.M. at the Clayton Sleep Institute
Vanessa Williams at the Pageant
Flaming Lips at the St. Louis Department of Health
Madonna at Our Lady of the Snows
Animal Collective at the Zoo
Thin Lizzy at Curves
Average White Band anywhere in Affton
Iron Maiden at Emily Rauh Pulitzer's house
The Rolling Stones at Elephant Rocks park
Stryper at Bee Tree Park
Flo and Eddie at Turtle Park
What are yours?