Swans, Kendrick Lamar, Hoodie Allen, Deafheaven 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 Swans w/ Xiu Xiu - Tuesday, June 24 @ The Ready Room
311: W/ The Urge, The Wailers, Sat., July 5, 7 p.m., $18. Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, I-70 & Earth City Expwy., Maryland Heights, 314-298-9944.
Avenged Sevenfold: W/ Korn, Asking Alexandria, Trivium, Body Count featuring Ice-T, Suicide Silence, Mushroomhead, Miss May I, Emmure, Veil of Maya, Upon a Burning Body, Texas Hippie Coalition, Darkest Hour, Ill Nino, Wretched, Islander, King 810, Erimha, Wed., July 16, 7 p.m., $20. Verizon Wireless Amphitheater St. Louis, I-70 & Earth City Expwy., Maryland Heights, 314-298-9944.
Bobby Bare Jr: Fri., May 16, 9 p.m., $12-$15. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis.
Childish Gambino: Fri., April 25, 6 p.m., $25. Washington University-Brookings Quadrangle, Brookings and Hoyt drives, University City.
Chvrches: Mon., June 2, 8 p.m., $25/$27.50. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St Louis, 314-726-6161.
Deafheaven: W/ Pallbearer, Wreck and Reference, Fri., June 20, 8:30 p.m., $15. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353.
Detroit Cobras: W/ Pujol, Thu., June 12, 9 p.m., $12/$14. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366.
Dots Not Feathers Album Release: W/ Volcanoes, Palace, Emily Otnes, Amen Lucy Amen, Fri., April 18, 8 p.m., $7. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686.
Hoodie Allen: Thu., June 5, 9 p.m., $30-$35. The Ready Room, 4195 Manchester Ave, St. Louis.
Jackie Greene: Sat., June 14, 8 p.m., $15. Old Rock House, 1200 S. 7th St., St. Louis, 314-588-0505.
Langhorne Slim and the Law: Thu., June 19, 9 p.m., $13-$15. The Ready Room, 4195 Manchester Ave, St. Louis.
Laura Jane Grace (of Against Me!): W/ Big Eyes, Sat., May 17, 8:30 p.m., $15-$17. The Ready Room, 4195 Manchester Ave, St. Louis.
Michael W. Smith: Thu., April 10, 7:30 p.m.; Fri., April 11, 7:30 p.m., $35-$65. Powell Symphony Hall, 718 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, 314-534-1700.
The Monkees: Thu., June 5, 7:30 p.m., $30-$100. The Fox Theatre, 527 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, 314-534-1111.
Nashville Pussy: W/ The Yawpers, Fri., June 20, 8 p.m., $15. Old Rock House, 1200 S. 7th St., St. Louis, 314-588-0505.
Sonic Pulse: W/ Gas Attack, Tropical Storm!, Liquor Lord, Wed., July 16, 8 p.m., $12-$14. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366.
Super Jam 2014: W/ Kendrick Lamar, K Michelle, Juicy J, Tiffany Foxx, Laudie, Keem, Lil St. Louis, JGE, Tef Poe, Pretty Tony, Sat., June 21, 7 p.m., $29.50-$125. Scottrade Center, 1401 Clark Ave., St. Louis, 314-241-1888.
Swans: W/ Xiu Xiu, Tue., June 24, 9 p.m., $25. The Ready Room, 4195 Manchester Ave, St. Louis.
Wildeyed EP Release: W/ All My Vices, Crowns, Sat., April 5, 9 p.m., $7. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686.