Photo by Stew Smith The English Beat returns to St. Louis this Friday at Blueberry Hill. See more photos from its 2009 performance at the Pageant in RFT Slideshows.
The English Beat is back, so tighten those suspenders and checkerboard-whatevers and get to skankin'. (That was really the best term we could come up with for the half-dance, half-mosh?)
Also, the prince of swoony pop-rock himself Bryan Adams returns to town this hump day with his Reckless Anniversary Tour. Intrepid writer/comedian Jeremy Essig recently broke down the seminal album track-by-track, calling it the "...one album to have on a deserted island if you happen to fall in love and break up with someone on that island (while also cheating with a third person on said island)." Whether you have a plus-one or you're going solo this week, there's great music to be heard in St. Louis every single night.More »