Obituary, Mike Mains & the Branches, Living Colour 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.
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Brave New World 2013: W/ Mad Dukez, Fresh Kils, Sat., Sept. 14, 8 p.m., $8/$10. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366.
Brian Hyken Project EP Release: Fri., Sept. 13, 9 p.m., $5. The Gramophone, 4243 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-531-5700.
Bright Light Social Hour: W/ Walker Lukens, Sun., Oct. 20, 8 p.m., $10. Blueberry Hill, 6504 Delmar Blvd., University City, 314-727-4444.
Brothers Lazaroff CD Release: W/ Tom "Papa" Ray, Coco Soul, Thelonius Kryptonite, Jenny and the LateNite, Mo E All-Stars, Jonezy, Mathias and the Pirates, free. Sat., Sept. 28. 12 p.m. Vintage Vinyl, 6610 Delmar Blvd., University City, 314-721-4096.
Community Women Against Hardship 25th Anniversary: W/ Oleta Adams, Sun., Nov. 3, 7 p.m., TBA. The Sheldon, 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis, 314-533-9900.
Darto: W/ Tone Rodent, Tue., Sept. 24, 8 p.m., free-$5. Billiken Club at Saint Louis University - Busch Student Center, 20 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, 314-977-2020.
Homeboy Sandman: W/ Mike Eagle, Random aka Mega Ran, SOUNDclash, Supreme Sol, Ciej, Tue., Sept. 10, 9 p.m., $7-$10. Blank Space, 2847 Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-458-9472.
Little Big Bangs (as Smashing Pumpkins): W/ Corrigan Brothers (as Violent Femmes), Barely Free Partial Prisoners, Pile (as Hole), Thu., Oct. 31, 9 p.m., free. The Heavy Anchor, 5226 Gravois Ave., St Louis, 314-352-5226.
Living Colour: Sat., Nov. 2, 9 p.m., $32.50. Blueberry Hill, 6504 Delmar Blvd., University City, 314-727-4444.
Lunch Beat St. Louis #4: W/ DJ Invisible Cola, Wed., Sept. 18, noon, free. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686.
Midwest Avengers CD Release Party: W/ Exit 714, Nite Owl, Unifyah, Trillitary, Fri., Oct. 18, 7 p.m., $5-$9. Pop's Nightclub, 1403 Mississippi Ave., St Louis, 618-274-6720.
Mike Mains & the Branches: W/ The Orphan the Poet, Thu., Nov. 7, 6:30 p.m., $12-$15. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366.
No Coast 2-Year Anniversary: W/ Young Mega, Mr. Wrong, Rocket Ren and the Drama Squad, 431, Better Days, White Suspect Van Band, Sat., Sept. 7, 2 p.m., free. No Coast Skateboards, 4260 Manchester Ave., St Louis, 314-534-0080.
Obituary: W/ Strong Intention, Enflesh, Eternium, Animated Dead, Thu., Oct. 17, 7:30 p.m., $18-$20. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050.
Paul Collins Beat: Mon., Sept. 16, 8 p.m., $10-$13. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-773-3363.
Two Tons of Steel: Wed., Sept. 25, 8 p.m., $7-$10. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-773-3363.
The Urge CD Release: Fri., Nov. 22, 8 p.m., $25-$35. Sat., Nov. 23, 8 p.m., $25-$35. Fri., Nov. 29, 8 p.m., $25-$35. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St Louis, 314-726-6161.
Yowie: W/ The Conformists, Staer, Child Abuse, Thu., Oct. 17, 9 p.m., free. Schlafly Tap Room, 2100 Locust St., St. Louis, 314-241-2337.
Mike Mains & the Branches