Indie rap legend Aesop Rock with Rob Sonic and DJ Zone performed to a sold out crowd at Delmar Hall in Saint Louis, Missouri on January 10th, 2017.
Swedish indie pop group Miike Snow packed out The Pageant in Saint Louis on May 23rd, 2016. Christian Karlsson and his cohorts broke out some new material from the recently released album iii as well as some classic fan favorites.
Touring behind the acclaimed Kintsugi, indie rockers Death Cab For Cutie brought their well-honed business to a sold-out crowd at The Pageant in St. Louis, Missouri on May 15th, 2015.
Hot off the release of their album New Glow, the Brooklyn-based duo Matt and Kim took the party vibe to a thousand hundo with a sold-out show at The Pageant in St. Louis on May 8th, 2015.
Alt-country wonders Wilco paid a warm visit to their former sorta-hometown at The Pageant in St. Louis for a sold out show on their 20th anniversary tour.
Viral video mavericks OK Go brought their hits, and their confetti cannons, to a packed Pageant in St. Louis, Missouri, on April 4th, 2015.
After making a splash at SXSW, Nashville guitar lords Diarrhea Planet returned to St. Louis at Off Broadway on March 26th, 2015 to spread the good word with local hunnies Bruiser Queen and Inifinity Cat labelmates Left & Right.
Nashville’s Bobby Bare Jr. celebrated the release of his new album “Undefeated” at Off Broadway in St. Louis on May 16th, 2014 along with Kip Loui and Brian Henneman.
On May 18th, 2014 it was alright to get rowdy on a Sunday night when Tampa Bay’s Permanent Makeup were set to entertain along with St. Louis natives Dad Jr., Animal Teeth and Q at Los Punk on Cherokee Street.
Syracuse, New York’s punk darlings Perfect Pussy brought their abrasive charm to Melt on Cherokee Street in St. Louis, Missouri on May 6th, 2014 with Yamantaka//Sonic Titan, Green Dreams, Ghost Ice and a very special secret set from The Brainstems.
Few local bands have left their mark on indie music in St. Louis like The Blind Eyes. The quintessential indie pop group of the Gateway City have played many memorable shows, not the least of which being their final show at Off Broadway on March 15th, 2014.
On April 11th, at an undisclosed location in the metropolitan St. Louis area, five mighty bands (Shitstorm, The Brainstems, Dad Jr., Armadillo and Gigantic) brought the glory of music to the river trash at evening known as Karl’s Basement III. There was a bonfire and a van covered in empties.
The Australian psychedelic indie pop group known as Tame Impala brought those good lights and good times The Pageant in St. Louis, Missouri on October 8, 2013. I was there. With a camera. I took some photos.
Making up for their cancelled show back in March, Animal Collective brought their psychedelia-infused electronic indie… vibes to The Pageant in St. Louis on October 25th, 2013.
The Aokify America tour hit St. Louis at The Pageant on November 7th, 2013. They asked Steve Aoki for a party. They got a party. They asked Steve Aoki to get caked. They got that, too. Another photo after the jump.
All the way back in August one of the largest music festivals in North America, Lollapalooza, overtook the fair city of Chicago for an intense weekend featuring some of the biggest names in music. Eleven Magazine sent yours truly, along with writer Jason Robinson and fellow photog Jason Stoff to cover the event. Day one […]
The Australian psychedelic indie pop force of nature known as Tame Impala lit up and smoothed out The Pageant in St. Louis, Missouri on October 8, 2013. The five piece brought along a rather impressive light show to compliment their dreamy performance.
Earlier this month I embarked on a trip to Chicago to photograph my first massive music festival. It was insane and incredibly rewarding. I’ve been shooting shows since 2009 and I thought I had seen it all, but Lollapalooza was a whole new beast in so many ways. It won’t be until after the next […]
Indie rockers Portugal. The Man returned to Saint Louis at The Pageant on June 23rd, 2013 in support of their new record, Evil Friends.
A favorite of St. Louis, Bloodshot Records’ Ha Ha Tonka kicked off things well and good at Off Broadway on June 20th, 2013 with Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin and Ezra Furman. There were whiskey times to be had.
Maimi stoner metal deities Torche melted faces at The Firebird in St. Louis, Missouri on June 2nd, 2013. People came out ready to drink and party for local boy Andrew Elstner’s return to the Show Me State.
Experimental hip-hop group Death Grips (Stefan “MC Ride” Burnett & Andy “Flatlander” Morin) thrashed their way through a sweaty, weed-drenched crowd at The Firebird in St. Louis, Missouri on June 13th, 2013.
British folk rock trio The Staves returned to Off Broadway in St. Louis on May 30th, 2013. The three sisters charmed and wooed the packed room while a rather impressive rainstorm rattled on outside.