Smokey Robinson, Saint Vitus, Geto Boys, Joey Bada$$ and More in This Week's Show Announcements
Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new shows, so you can do some digging of your own and let us know which ones you are excited about! Click through and start planning ahead.
Press Photo Unknown Hinson - Thursday, November 14 @ Old Rock House
Aofie O'Donovan: Sun., Oct. 20, 8 p.m., $13-$18. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-773-3363.
A Benefit for Kim Massie: W/ Denise Thimes, Eric "Guitar" Davis, Anita Jackson, Roland Johnson, Cheryl Brown, Adrienne Felton, Sun., Sept. 22, 5 p.m., $15. The Sheldon, 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis, 314-533-9900.
Bob Reuter Memorial: A Farewell to a St. Louis Artist: W/ Alley Ghost, Kamikaze Cowboy, Sun., Sept. 8, 7 p.m., $10. Casa Loma Ballroom, 3354 Iowa Ave., St. Louis, 314-664-8000.
The Brothers: W/ Petty Cash Junction, Junebug and Friends, Jimmy Lee Kennett, Tony Campanella, James Camparato, Bob Lohr, Matt Lawder, Fri., Sept. 13, 8 p.m., $15. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St Louis, 314-726-6161.
Chimaira: W/ Outcome of Betrayal, Mon., Sept. 23, 6:30 p.m., $10-$12. Pop's Nightclub, 1403 Mississippi Ave., St Louis, 618-274-6720.
Ed Kolwalczyk: W/ I Alone, Sat., Nov. 16, 8 p.m., $25/$27.50. Blueberry Hill, 6504 Delmar Blvd., University City, 314-727-4444.
Franklin Felix/Billy and the Jets Dual Album Release Show: W/ Zerbin, Blackwater '64, Fri., Oct. 11, 8:30 p.m., $8-$10. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353.
Funkfest: W/ Con Funk Shun, Dazz Band, Sun., Sept. 1, 8 p.m., $25-$30. Ambassador, 9800 Halls Ferry Road, North St. Louis County, 314-869-9090.
Geto Boys: Sun., Oct. 6, 8 p.m., TBA. The Coliseum Music Lounge, 2619 Washington Ave., St Louis, 314-531-2920.
Joey Bada$$: W/ AB-Soul, Chevy Woods, The Underachievers, Pro Era, Tue., Oct. 29, 8 p.m., $22.50/$25. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St Louis, 314-726-6161.
KeKe Wyatt: Fri., Sept. 6, 6 p.m., $25-$40. The Coliseum Music Lounge, 2619 Washington Ave., St Louis, 314-531-2920.
Mario & Jingo EP Release: Sat., Nov. 9, 8 p.m., $10. Kranzberg Arts Center, 501 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, 314-289-1523.
No Age: W/ Ghost Ice, Trauma Harness, Mon., Sept. 16, 8 p.m., $5. Billiken Club at Saint Louis University - Busch Student Center, 20 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, 314-977-2020.
Old Webster Jazz & Blues Festival: W/ Scott Air Force Band, Marquise Knox Band, Miss Jubilee and the Humdingers, Webster University Jazz Ensemble, David Dee & the Hot Tracks, Willie Akins/Montez Coleman Band, Sarah Jane & the Blue Notes, Webster Groves High School Jazz Band, North of the Quarter, Sat., Sept. 21, noon, free. Webster Groves, N. Gore and W. Lockwood avenues, Saint Louis.
Saint Vitus: W/ Pallbearer, The Hookers, Sun., Oct. 6, 7:30 p.m., $20-$22. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353.
Scuzzfest 2013: W/ Brain Transplant, The Night Grinder, Wamhoda, Dave Stone, Beauty Pageant, Sat., Oct. 26, 8 p.m., $10. Blank Space, 2847 Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-458-9472.
Smokey Robinson: Fri., Sept. 13, 8 p.m., $45-$50. The Sheldon, 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis, 314-533-9900.
Travie McCoy: W/ DJ Reese, DJ Blaze1, DJ Styles, Sun., Sept. 29, 7 p.m., $29-$35. Pop's Nightclub, 1403 Mississippi Ave., St Louis, 618-274-6720.
Unknown Hinson: Thu., Nov. 14, 9 p.m., $18/$20. Old Rock House, 1200 S. 7th St., St. Louis, 314-588-0505.
The Vanilla Beans/Superfun Yeah Yeah Rocketship Split Release: Fri., Sept. 27, 10 p.m., $5. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686.