Local Business Spotlight: The Archive Music House

Matt Albers The Midwest has always been known as “flyover country” for many demographics, including music and pop culture. St. Louisans rely on local venue owners and promoters to feature and highlight local, regional, and (inter)national entertainment. In an already small market – even when factoring in the surrounding areas – the addition of a…

Borgore – 6/18/2010 – Saint Louis Skatium (St. Louis, MO)

Saint Louis Skatium Interesting venue choice for a dubstep show (for those new to the term dubstep, one way it can be described is a metal version of electronic), but who said you can’t skate to dubstep right? There was a fire juggler during this show, people skating, artists drawing, girls dancing with hula hoops,…

Tool – 6/19/2010 Lakefront Arena (New Orleans, LA)

This is my first time seeing Tool, so driving 12 hours between 3 other people right after seeing an epic dubstep show with Borgore the night before (the journey started for us at 3:40am, so we drove through the night/day until we arrived in Louisiana) makes this so much more valuable than I can describe…

Show Review: Taste of Extreme Divinity Tour

WHO: Hypocrisy’s “Taste of Extreme Divinity Tour” w/ special guests Scar Symmetry, Hate, Blackguard, & Swashbuckle WHERE: Uncle Pleasants in Louisville, KY (21+) WHEN: May 25, 2010 We hit the road to Louisville around 1 PM Central Standard Time and got to the venue around 7:30 PM Eastern after driving circles around the city in…

Music venues to check out in St. Louis, MO

St. Louis just hasn’t been getting as many shows as it used to get. But I don’t get it, I mean we have plenty of nice venues around, most shows I have gone to are usually packed with dedicated/diehard fans. It never helps that some of the best places to go see a show have…

The Great Misdirect Tour

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Headliners Music Hall (Louisville, KY)

Here is something you don’t too often find in most magazine’s a review of a venue. I know it’s not a rare thing either, but it’s really something you will find more often here in Damnation. So last week a few friends and I went to Louisville, KY to catch a show. The concert review…