What happens when Valentine's Day and Mardi Gras collide? Guess we'll find out this weekend.
Friday, February 12 *Langhorne Slim/April Smith & the Great Picture Show, Off Broadway *Rick Springfield, Ameristar Casino (St. Charles) *Branford Marsalis, Touhill *The Hood Internet, The Gramophone *Violent Soho, Blueberry Hill's Duck Room *Patti LaBelle/The O'Jays, Fabulous Fox Theatre *Shooting Star/Dennis DeYoung, Family Arena *Maid*Rite / Two-Man Gentlemen Band, Schlafly Tap Room *Javier Mendoza/Caleb Travers, Old Rock House *Luxora/The Idle Commission/This City Of Takers, Firebird *Alvin Jett and Phat Noiz Blues Band (10 p.m.), BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups *The James Family, BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups (7 p.m.) *Leroy Pierson (8 p.m.), BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups *Diana DeGarmo, Missouri Baptist University *The Monads, The Fox Hole at Atomic Cowboy *War Against Winter, Screaming Glory, Parables of the Fading Eye, Axiom, Kalamati, Sam Bedichek, Cicero's *Roland Johnson Soul Endeavor, Beale on Broadway *Anthony Meyer Band, Reigning Heir, Niteowl, Misguided Education, The Pageant *Search Party For My Xwife, Set Sail, Say Uncle!, Finding Amaranth, All my Friends are Dead, Fubar
Saturday, February 13 *Theodore/Rats and People Motion Picture Orchestra/Andrew Bryant, Off Broadway *Nneka/Black Spade, The Gramophone *Concert for the Earthquake Victims of Haiti, featuring Thom Donovan, The Domani International, The Upright Animals, Whisperwall, The Pageant *Generationals/The Mhurs/Cold Bear Scout, The Firebird *My Name Is A Weapon, Altara, A Fair Comparison, Innerstate, Firebird (early) *Puerto Muerto / Peck of Dirt / Leadville, Schlafly Tap Room *Winds of Plague/Despised Icon/For Today/Stray From The Path/The World We Knew, Fubar *25th Anniversary Party: The Stagger Inn...Again *Gumbohead/The Funky Butt Brass Band, Old Rock House *The Band Of The Irish Guards and The Royal Regiment of Scotland, Fabulous Fox *That '80s Band, Blueberry Hill's Duck Room *MJ's Mistakes, About Last Night, Soundscape, I Have a Bomb!, The Phamily Business, Cicero's *Bob Case and Ron Levy with the Wild Accusations, BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups *Dogtown Allstars, Broadway Oyster Bar *Eric "Guitar" Davis, Beale on Broadway (noon) *Miss Jubilee and the Humdingers, Blues City Deli *Trigger 5, Fox Hole at Atomic Cowboy *AXO, Mangia *The Bel-Airs, BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups (10 p.m.)
Sunday, February 14 *Boyz II Men, Lumiere Place *Rickey Smiley/KEM/Joe, The Chaifetz Arena *Five Finger Death Punch/2 Cents/Shadows Fall/God Forbid, Pop's *Ladysmith Black Mambazo, The Sheldon *Janiva Magness, Old Rock House *Adria Nicole w/ guests, Cicero's *Smokestack and The Foothill Fury/Midwest Dilemma, Off Broadway