.38 Special

June 26, 2010 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, St. Louis – Summer in StL wouldn’t be the same without a visit from Jacksonville, Florida’s .38 Special. They rocked the house last year accompanying STYX and REO Speedwagon (Can’t Stop Rockin Tour), and this year, they held the opening spot with Bret Michaels and Lynyrd Skynyrd. Their job […]

STING with The Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra

June 23,2010 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater – STING brought a few friends along, as the Symphonicty Tour rolled into St. Louis, The Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra. 40 members strong, conducted by Steven Mercurio, STING and company delivered tasteful arrangements to classic Police, and STING’s solo hits. It was a nice break from the Marshall stacks I’m […]

Pointfest: Crash Kings / Flobots

6/6/2010 The 26th Pointfest, Verizon Wireless Amphitheater (Side Stages). I first was introduced to L.A.’s Crash Kings when they rolled through town last year, opening for Chris Cornell. Brothers Tony and Mike Beliveau, and Jason Morris provided a wow moment then, and they did on this day as well.  Denver’s Flobots cranked a perfect blend of […]

Pointfest : Motion City Soundtrack / Hail The Villain

6/6/2010 The 26th Pointfest, featuring 29 bands from 10a.m. to 11p.m. Canada’s Hail The Villain took the stage around 11:35 a.m. and played to their largest audience to date, roughly half of the what would turn out to be a sold out 20,000 plus. Motion City Soundtrack rocked the stage at 12:45. It may have […]