The annual hero-halloween for St. Louis bands known as An Under Cover Weekend* is scheduled for September 7 and 8 at the Firebird. Want to show everyone your excellent Spice Girls impression (someone please do this)? Now's your chance. The event is taking submissions for another 31 hours as of this moment (That's until tomorrow, May 31 at 11:59 p.m.). The form can be found on the AUCW site. Below, check the lineup from the event's five year history in order to get the ideas moving (and to let you know what's off the table).
AUCW 1 at Off Broadway:
September 7th, 2007 Shame Club - Deep Purple Sex Robots - Tom Petty Heroes of The Kingdom - Cheap Trick The Hibernauts - The Kinks Robb Steele - The Beastie Boys
September 8th, 2007 7 Shot Screamers - The Beatles (Ringo Starr Songs Only) The Bureau - Duran Duran Ghost In Light - The Cure The Feed - The Clash Fattback - The Cars
AUCW 2 at The Bluebird:
September 5, 2008 - The '60s The Feed - Jimi Hendrix The Hibernauts - The Four Tops Murder City Players - The Wailers Wormwood Scrubs - The Guess Who Chapters - Neil Diamond
Saturday, Sept. 6, 2008 - The '70s LOGOS - Rush Dock Ellis Band - Alice Cooper Jon Hardy & The Public - Randy Newman The Blind Eyes - Elvis Costello
Friday, Sept. 12, 2008 - The '80s The Bureau - David Bowie Fattback - Huey Lewis & The News Robb Steele - Run DMC Magnolia Summer - The Replacements The Monads - DEVO
Saturday, Sept. 13, 2008 - The '90s 7 Shot Screamers - No Doubt Heroes of The Kingdom - Smashing Pumpkins The Sham - Alanis Morissette John Henry and The Engine - Green Day The Epic Mayhem - Weezer
AUCW 3 at The Firebird:
September 4, 2009 Science Hill - 311 Via Dove (ft. Jimmy Griffin & Manoj Mohan) - The Rolling Stones Left Arm - The Ramones The Orbz (ft. Beth Bombara & Greg Braun) - The Pixies Echo Bravo - Nirvana
September 5, 2009 The Monads - Andrew WK Fattback - The Talking Heads John Henry & The Engine - Creedence Clearwater Revival The Dive Poets - John Cougar Mellencamp The Sham - Tears for Fears
September 12, 2009 LOGOS - ZZ Top Fractured Army - Eurythmics Tenement Ruth - The White Stripes Chapters - The Smiths The Makeshift Gentlemen - Radiohead
AUCW 4 at The Firebird:
September 10, 2010 Troubadour Dali - Queens of The Stone Age The Blind Eyes - Fleetwood Mac Bruiser Queen - The Descendents Sleepy Kitty - Pavement Union Tree Review - The Postal Service
September 11, 2010 The Hibernauts - The Ravonettes The Orbz - Iggy and The Stooges Beth Bombara / Cassie Morgan - The Breeders Tenement Ruth - Loretta Lynn Samuriot - Reel Big Fish
September 17, 2010 Via Dove - Pearl Jam The Dive Poets - R.E.M. The Makeshift Gentlemen - The Doors Fractured Army - Pat Benatar Theodore + the Rats and People - Van Dyke Parks
AUCW 5 at The Firebird:
September 9, 2011 Via Dove - AC/DC Union Tree Review - Marvin Gaye Bo and The Locomotive - Cake Dots Not Feathers - Stevie Wonder Tight Pants Syndrome vs. Paper Dolls - Electric Light Orchestra
September 10, 2011 Troubadour Dali - Sonic Youth The Breaks - The Strokes False Moves - Interpol The Orbz - Stone Temple Pilots Jump Starts - Violent Femmes
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