Clownvis Presley, Mayer Hawthorne, Charlie Wilson and More in This Week's Show Announcements

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Clownvis Presley - Friday, December 27 @ The Demo - PRESS PHOTO
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Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new shows, so you can do some digging of your own and let us know which ones you are excited about! Click through and start planning ahead.

African Alert 25th Anniversary Celebration: W/ Lyfe Stile, Wise Intelligent, Nato Caliph, 3 KNGZ, DJ Kut, Sat., Dec. 7, 8 p.m., $12. 2720 Cherokee Performing Arts Center, 2720 Cherokee St., St Louis, 314-276-2700.

Bump + Hustle NYE: W/ AJ & the Jiggawatts, DeRobert & the Half Truths, Downstereo, The Grips, MAKossa, Hal Greens, Tue., Dec. 31, 7 p.m., $20.

Caroline Smith: Thu., Feb. 20, 8 p.m., $10-$13. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-773-3363.

Charlie Wilson: Sat., Jan. 18, 8 p.m., $39.50-$100. The Fox Theatre, 527 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, 314-534-1111.

Clownvis Presley: Fri., Dec. 27, 9 p.m., $10. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366.

Dishwalla: Tue., Feb. 4, 9 p.m., $15/$18. Blueberry Hill, 6504 Delmar Blvd., University City, 314-727-4444.

Eric Andre: Sun., Feb. 2, 8:30 p.m., $14-$16. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353.

Failed Mutation: W/ Thumb Suckers, Lumpy and the Dumpers, Pink Sock, Fri., Nov. 29, 8:30 p.m., $5. Cafe Ventana, 3919 W. Pine Blvd., St. Louis, 314-531-7500.

Freezerburn 20 Launch Party: W/ Beauty Pageant, Fri., Dec. 13, 8 p.m., free. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100.

Kindred the Family Soul: Sat., Nov. 30, 8 p.m., $40. Renaissance St. Louis Grand & Suites Hotel, 800 Washington Ave., St. Louis, 314-621-9600.

Lazy Magnet: W/ Noise Nomads, Tether, Dungeon Broads, Thu., Jan. 23, 8 p.m., $5. Apop Records, 2831 Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-664-6575.

The Life and Times: W/ Spacesuit, Thu., Jan. 23, 9 p.m., $10-$12. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353.

Mayer Hawthorne: W/ Quadron, Thu., Feb. 20, 8 p.m., $20/$22.50. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St Louis, 314-726-6161.

Paper Diamond: W/ Loudpvck, Wed., March 5, 9:30 p.m., $18/$20. Old Rock House, 1200 S. 7th St., St. Louis, 314-588-0505.

Phil Anselmo and the Illegals>: W/ Author and Punisher, Hymns, Mon., Jan. 13, 7 p.m., $20-$24. Pop's Nightclub, 401 Monsanto Ave., East St. Louis, 618-274-6720.

Red Red Waves CD Release: W/ Bullshed, Man Eating Tiger, Nothing Set in Stone, Facing Infamy, Fri., Dec. 6, 7 p.m., $6-$9. The Mad Magician, 5625 Manchester Ave., St. Louis.

Rogers & Nienhaus 20 Year Anniversary Concert: Fri., Nov. 29, 8 p.m., $25-$35. Wildey Theatre, 254 N. Main St., Edwardsville, 618-692-7538.

Terrapin Flyer: Thu., Dec. 19, 8 p.m., $15-$20. 2720 Cherokee Performing Arts Center, 2720 Cherokee St., St Louis, 314-276-2700.

Wompin 4!: W/ Pantyraid, Antiserum, Sat., Dec. 14, 9 p.m., $20-$30. Old Rock House, 1200 S. 7th St., St. Louis, 314-588-0505.

AJ & the Jiggawatts

Caroline Smith

Clownvis Presley

Mayer Hawthorne

African Alert 25th Anniversary Celebration: W/ Lyfe Stile, Wise Intelligent, Nato Caliph, 3 KNGZ, DJ Kut, Sat., Dec. 7, 8 p.m., $12. 2720 Cherokee Performing Arts Center, 2720 Cherokee St., St Louis, 314-276-2700. Brass Bed: Mon., Jan. 13, 8 p.m., $7-$10. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-773-3363. Bump + Hustle NYE: W/ AJ & the Jiggawatts, DeRobert & the Half Truths, Downstereo, The Grips, MAKossa, Hal Greens, Tue., Dec. 31, 7 p.m., $20. 2720 Cherokee Performing Arts Center, 2720 Cherokee St., St Louis, 314-276-2700. Caroline Smith: Thu., Feb. 20, 8 p.m., $10-$13. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-773-3363. Charlie Wilson: Sat., Jan. 18, 8 p.m., $39.50-$100. The Fox Theatre, 527 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, 314-534-1111. Chicago Afrobeat Project: W/ One Take, Fri., Nov. 29, 8 p.m., free. 2720 Cherokee Performing Arts Center, 2720 Cherokee St., St Louis, 314-276-2700. Church of Misery: W/ White Fire, Fumer, Tue., Dec. 10, 8 p.m., $10-$12. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050. Clownvis Presley: Fri., Dec. 27, 9 p.m., $10. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366. Cody Simpson: W/ Plug In Stereo, Thu., Jan. 30, 7 p.m., $25-$149.50. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353. Dishwalla: Tue., Feb. 4, 9 p.m., $15/$18. Blueberry Hill, 6504 Delmar Blvd., University City, 314-727-4444. Eric Andre: Sun., Feb. 2, 8:30 p.m., $14-$16. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353. Failed Mutation: W/ Thumb Suckers, Lumpy and the Dumpers, Pink Sock, Fri., Nov. 29, 8:30 p.m., $5. Cafe Ventana, 3919 W. Pine Blvd., St. Louis, 314-531-7500. Faux Pas: W/ Brazil, Sat., Jan. 4, 9 p.m., $5. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686. The Floozies: W/ Goodness Gracious, Blaze Luminous, Fri., Dec. 20, 10:30 p.m., $10. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366. For Today: W/ Like Moths to Flames, Stray From the Path, The Plot in You, Fit For a King, Sat., Feb. 8, 6 p.m., $18-$20. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050. Frances with Wolves: W/ Marble, Itasca, Ivy Meadows, Mon., Dec. 16, 9 p.m., $6. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100. Freezerburn 20 Launch Party: W/ Beauty Pageant, Fri., Dec. 13, 8 p.m., free. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100. Gorilla Music Show - Battle of the Bands Finals: W/ Nothing Set In Stone, Ben Minahan, Red Red Waves, The Setback, Juice, January May, Acid Era, Claim Your Kingdom, Sun., Dec. 22, 4 p.m., $8-$10. Cicero's, 6691 Delmar Blvd., University City, 314-862-0009. Hipbone Sam: Sat., Jan. 25, 9 p.m., free. House of Rock, 5 Ronnie's Plaza, South St. Louis County, 314-842-2550. Honey & the 45s: Fri., Dec. 6, 7 p.m., $12-$15. 2720 Cherokee Performing Arts Center, 2720 Cherokee St., St Louis, 314-276-2700. Houndmouth: Sat., Feb. 22, 9 p.m., $10/$12. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686. Jack of Heart: Wed., Jan. 15, 9 p.m., $5. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686. Jeff Rosenstock: Thu., Dec. 12, 8 p.m., $10. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050. Jetliner Gypsies CD Release: W/ A Friend Called Fire, Fri., Jan. 17, 8:30 p.m., $8. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366. Kindred the Family Soul: Sat., Nov. 30, 8 p.m., $40. Renaissance St. Louis Grand & Suites Hotel, 800 Washington Ave., St. Louis, 314-621-9600. Lazy Magnet: W/ Noise Nomads, Tether, Dungeon Broads, Thu., Jan. 23, 8 p.m., $5. Apop Records, 2831 Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-664-6575. The Life and Times: W/ Spacesuit, Thu., Jan. 23, 9 p.m., $10-$12. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353. Looprat: W/ Jai Imani, B Nodd, Thu., Dec. 26, 9 p.m., $10. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366. Mayer Hawthorne: W/ Quadron, Thu., Feb. 20, 8 p.m., $20/$22.50. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St Louis, 314-726-6161. Mellow Mondays: W/ jWIRE, YO! ADRIAN!, LJ, Mon., Dec. 2, 10 p.m., free. Upstairs Lounge, 3131 S. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, 314-773-3388. Neulore: Fri., Jan. 10, 8:30 p.m., $10-$12. The Demo, 4144 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-3366. New Fad Zoo: Mon., Dec. 23, 9 p.m., $10. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686. The Nth Power: Wed., Dec. 11, 8 p.m., $10. 2720 Cherokee Performing Arts Center, 2720 Cherokee St., St Louis, 314-276-2700. Orchestrating Diversity Urban Youth Orchestra Winter Concert: Sun., Dec. 8, 3 p.m., $5. Holmes Lounge, Washington University, Clayton, 314-935-5000. Paper Diamond: W/ Loudpvck, Wed., March 5, 9:30 p.m., $18/$20. Old Rock House, 1200 S. 7th St., St. Louis, 314-588-0505. Party Disaster Squad: W/ Mad Money Mike, Murker, Krudkutter, TonyTenn, Fri., Dec. 13, 8 p.m., $8-$10. Cicero's, 6691 Delmar Blvd., University City, 314-862-0009. Passafire: W/ Ballyhoo!, Wed., Feb. 19, 8 p.m., $15-$17. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353. Phil Anselmo and the Illegals: W/ Author and Punisher, Hymns, Mon., Jan. 13, 7 p.m., $20-$24. Pop's Nightclub, 401 Monsanto Ave., East St. Louis, 618-274-6720. Polkadot Cadaver: Sun., Dec. 22, 7:30 p.m., $10-$12. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353. Pop's Rocks For Tots: W/ OATM, Connibal Road, Burning Down Oceans, Silent Hollow, One Day, Sat., Dec. 14, 7 p.m., $5-$7. Pop's Nightclub, 401 Monsanto Ave., East St. Louis, 618-274-6720. Recess: W/ The Ayatollah of RocknRollah, Foster, Hypo, Fri., Dec. 13, 10 p.m., $5. Upstairs Lounge, 3131 S. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, 314-773-3388. Red Red Waves CD Release: W/ Bullshed, Man Eating Tiger, Nothing Set in Stone, Facing Infamy, Fri., Dec. 6, 7 p.m., $6-$9. The Mad Magician, 5625 Manchester Ave., St. Louis. Rogers & Nienhaus 20 Year Anniversary Concert: Fri., Nov. 29, 8 p.m., $25-$35. Wildey Theatre, 254 N. Main St., Edwardsville, 618-692-7538. Ron Pope: W/ Von Grey, Wed., March 19, 8 p.m., $15. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353. Schmeil Diamond: Fri., Nov. 29, 8 p.m., $5. The Crack Fox, 1114 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-621-6900. Shooting Star: Fri., Dec. 13, 7 p.m., $15-$17. Pop's Nightclub, 401 Monsanto Ave., East St. Louis, 618-274-6720. Southside Jazz Trio: Sat., Nov. 30, 7 p.m., free. HandleBar, 4127 Manchester Ave., St. Louis, 314-652-2212. Stars in Stereo: Tue., Dec. 17, 8 p.m., $12. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353. Terrapin Flyer: Thu., Dec. 19, 8 p.m., $15-$20. 2720 Cherokee Performing Arts Center, 2720 Cherokee St., St Louis, 314-276-2700. The Top Grossing Films of 1984: W/ Captain Chaos, Kyle Hall, Heavy Weather, Mon., Dec. 2, 9 p.m., $5. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100. We Butter the Bread with Butter: W/ Lions Lions, Honour Crest, Sat., Feb. 22, 6:30 p.m., $13-$15. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050. Wompin 4!: W/ Pantyraid, Antiserum, Sat., Dec. 14, 9 p.m., $20-$30. Old Rock House, 1200 S. 7th St., St. Louis, 314-588-0505.

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