Monthly Archives: October 2014

Concert Gallery: Mutual Benefit @ The Luminary

Last night brought the Brooklyn-based Mutual Benefit to St Louis to play at The Luminary. Mutual Benefit was born from the writings and music of Jordan Lee who traveled the country over from Columbus to Austin to St Louis itself … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Grouper – Ruins

Grouper is the solo project name of Portland-resident Liz Harris. Known for making intimate ambient music, the songs that Grouper creates balance stark silence with moody drones. The result is sounds that are at once hauntingly striking and gorgeous. Grouper‘s … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Ben Howard – I Forgot Where We Were

Ben Howard is an English singer-songwriter whose star is on the rise, if not already there. Creating folky rock songs with a darker edge, Howard is able to gain a substantial following over in his native land. With the re-release … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Jessie Ware – Tough Love

Two years ago, London songstress Jessie Ware burst onto the scene with her amazing debut record Devotion. Her brand of smooth soul RnB mixed with an eclectic electronic backdrop garnered critics’ praise and won Ware numerous accolades and awards. Devotion … Continue reading

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Album To Check Out: Stars – No One Is Lost

For over a decade now, the Toronto, Canada quintet of Stars have entertained indie fans with their brand of heart-on-sleeve romantic songs. Through six records, lead singers and main co-writers Torquil Campbell and Amy Millan have crafted some of the … Continue reading

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Concert Gallery: Sharon Van Etten @ The Luminary

Last night  brought Brooklyn singer-songwriter Sharon Van Etten to St Louis to play at The Luminary. Touring in support of her great new record Are We There, Van Etten welcomed the sizeable crowd of fans (some of whom apparently drove … Continue reading

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Concert Gallery: Charli XCX @ The Ready Room

Last night brought the UK’s rising pop sensation Charli XCX to St Louis for a show at The Ready Room. Touring behind her upcoming much highly-anticipated sophomore record Sucker, Charli’s star has been steadily rising for a bit now. She … Continue reading

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