Move over New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Seattle and any other major metropolis: The St. Louis (and ex-Lou) music community made a fine showing when the PLUG Independent Music Award nominees were announced today. (For more information on what these awards are, go here.)
Anyway, nominees include a ton of music heavyweights -- Radiohead, Bright Eyes, Battles, Spoon, the National, etc. -- so it's quite an honor that our 'burg garnered notice. The lucky few are:
Winners will be announced March 6, 2008, in New York City.
-- Annie Zaleski