Sick of it All, Merle Haggard, Chance the Rapper and More in This Week's Show Announcements

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Chance the Rapper - Saturday, October 4 @ Chaifetz Arena. - JASON STOFF FOR RFT

Here again is 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 of 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.

Blood on the Dance Floor: W/ Whitney Peyton, Wed., Nov. 26, 6:30 p.m., $18-$20. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050.

Brave New World: W/ Edamame, Scrub, 18andCounting, Scripts 'N Screwz, Loren D, Laren Loveless, Mathias and the Pirates, Blank Generation, Subtle Aggression Monopoly, Abnormal, Centipede, MME, Black James, Kneegrowpleeeze, Ewokie Talkie, Fri., Sept. 19, 8 p.m., $5. Blank Space, 2847 Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-458-9472.

Carnifex: Fri., Oct. 10, 6:30 p.m., $15. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050.

Casey Abrams: Sat., Oct. 4, 8 p.m., $17-$20. Old Rock House, 1200 S. 7th St., St. Louis, 314-588-0505.

Cerebral Ballzy: W/ Antithought, Nos Bos, Wed., Sept. 24, 8:30 p.m., $10. The Demo, 4191 Manchester Ave, St. Louis.

Chance the Rapper: W/ Travis Scott, Sat., Oct. 4, 7 p.m., $25-$50. Chaifetz Arena, 1 S. Compton Ave., St. Louis, 314-977-5000.

Citizen: W/ You Blew It!, Hostage Calm, Praise, Fri., Sept. 26, 7:30 p.m., $12-$15. The Demo, 4191 Manchester Ave, St. Louis.

Cracker: Sat., Dec. 6, 9 p.m., $20. Blueberry Hill, 6504 Delmar Blvd., University City, 314-727-4444.

Deaf Wish: W/ Trauma Harness, Thu., Sept. 25, 9 p.m., $5. CBGB, 3163 S. Grand Blvd., St. Louis.

Icona Pop: W/ Five Knives, Lowell, Thu., Oct. 23, 7 p.m., $25-$35. Chaifetz Arena, 1 S. Compton Ave., St. Louis, 314-977-5000.

Jack Grelle Record Release: W/ The Rum Drum Ramblers, The Hobosexuals, Bobby Stevens, Fri., Oct. 10, 8:30 p.m., $6. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis.

Jerome: W/ Hylidae, Black James, DJ Liza, DJ Grant, Mon., Sept. 29, 9 p.m., $7. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686.

John Mellencamp: Fri., May 29, 7 p.m., TBA. Peabody Opera House, 14th St. and Market St., St. Louis, 314-241-1888.

Jon Mueller: W/ Jeremy Kannapell, Fri., Oct. 17, 9 p.m., $5. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100.

Mavis Staples: Fri., Oct. 24, 8 p.m., $40-$45. The Sheldon, 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis, 314-533-9900.

Merle Haggard: Tue., Oct. 7, 7 p.m., $47.50-$77.50. River City Casino & Hotel, 777 River City Casino Blvd., St Louis, 314-388-7777.

Music Embryo Record Release: W/ Nick Flora, Nathaniel Carroll, Fri., Sept. 19, 9 p.m., $5. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100.

Nature Boys: W/ Self Help, Maximum Effort, Mon., Sept. 29, 9 p.m., $5. Melt, 2712 Cherokee Street, St. Louis, 314-771-6358.

The Phonocaptors: W/ Hurt Feelings Album Release, Bug Chaser, Fri., Oct. 10, 9 p.m., TBA. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686.

Sick of It All: W/ Negative Approach, Mon., Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m., $16-$18. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050.

Tatsuya Nakatani: Tue., Sept. 30, 8 p.m., $8-$20. Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center, 3301 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-771-1096.

Chance the Rapper

Cerebral Ballzy

Deaf Wish

Merle Haggard

Blood on the Dance Floor: W/ Whitney Peyton, Wed., Nov. 26, 6:30 p.m., $18-$20. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050. Brave New World: W/ Edamame, Scrub, 18andCounting, Scripts 'N Screwz, Loren D, Laren Loveless, Mathias and the Pirates, Blank Generation, Subtle Aggression Monopoly, Abnormal, Centipede, MME, Black James, Kneegrowpleeeze, Ewokie Talkie, Fri., Sept. 19, 8 p.m., $5. Blank Space, 2847 Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-458-9472. Bulgarika Bulgarian Ensemble: Sat., Sept. 27, 7:30 p.m., free-$5. University United Methodist Church, 6901 Washington Ave., University City, 314-863-8055. Carnifex: Fri., Oct. 10, 6:30 p.m., $15. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050. Casey Abrams: Sat., Oct. 4, 8 p.m., $17-$20. Old Rock House, 1200 S. 7th St., St. Louis, 314-588-0505. Cerebral Ballzy: W/ Antithought, Nos Bos, Wed., Sept. 24, 8:30 p.m., $10. The Demo, 4191 Manchester Ave, St. Louis. Chance the Rapper: W/ Travis Scott, Sat., Oct. 4, 7 p.m., $25-$50. Chaifetz Arena, 1 S. Compton Ave., St. Louis, 314-977-5000. Citizen: W/ You Blew It!, Hostage Calm, Praise, Fri., Sept. 26, 7:30 p.m., $12-$15. The Demo, 4191 Manchester Ave, St. Louis. Colony House: W/ Knox Hamilton, Baby Bee, Thu., Sept. 25, 8 p.m., $10-$12. The Demo, 4191 Manchester Ave, St. Louis. Cracker: Sat., Dec. 6, 9 p.m., $20. Blueberry Hill, 6504 Delmar Blvd., University City, 314-727-4444. Dance Gavin Dance: W/ Secrets, Alive Like Me, Defeat the Low, Fri., Nov. 21, 6:30 p.m., $17-$20. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050. Deaf Wish: W/ Trauma Harness, Thu., Sept. 25, 9 p.m., $5. CBGB, 3163 S. Grand Blvd., St. Louis. The Defeated County: W/ Charflies, Cara Louise Band, Sat., Oct. 18, 9 p.m., free. Schlafly Tap Room, 2100 Locust St., St. Louis, 314-241-2337. DJ Ashley Hohman: W/ DJ Ryan Snowden, Tue., Oct. 7, 9 p.m., free. Melt, 2712 Cherokee Street, St. Louis, 314-771-6358. DJ Black Guy: Sat., Sept. 27, 11 p.m., free. Halo Bar, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, 314-726-1414. DJ Bobby Analog: Sat., Sept. 20, 10 p.m., free. Art Bar, 2732 Cherokee St, St. Louis, 314-769-9696. DJ Leon Lamont: Fri., Sept. 19, 11 p.m., free. Halo Bar, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, 314-726-1414. DJ Nightfire: Tue., Sept. 30, 11 p.m., free. Halo Bar, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, 314-726-1414. DJ Ranx: W/ Dubtronix, Sat., Sept. 27, 9 p.m., $5. Station House, 3502 Papin St, St. Louis, 314-577-1378. DVA: W/ Drangus, Tue., Sept. 23, 8 p.m., $6. Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center, 3301 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-771-1096. Fister: W/ Black Tar Prophet, Ashes and Iron, Fumer, Sun., Oct. 5, 8 p.m., $8. The Demo, 4191 Manchester Ave, St. Louis. Fresh Kils: W/ Coolzey, Mega Ran, Allen Gates, Sal Calhoon, Riley B, Sun., Sept. 21, 8:30 p.m., $10-$12. The Demo, 4191 Manchester Ave, St. Louis. Fumer: W/ Destroyer of Light, Rowsdower, Thu., Oct. 23, 9 p.m., $5. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100. The Furies: W/ Got Villains, Fri., Oct. 24, 9 p.m., $7. The Heavy Anchor, 5226 Gravois Ave., St Louis, 314-352-5226. Hollerween: W/ Jonezy, Durty Words, Laren Loveless, Heat Masta Cool, Hearskra-Z, T00N, DJ Whiz, Thu., Oct. 23, 8 p.m., $12-$18. The Mad Magician, 5625 Manchester Ave., St. Louis. Ian Hunter & the Rant Band: Wed., Nov. 12, 8 p.m., $35. The Sheldon, 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis, 314-533-9900. Icona Pop: W/ Five Knives, Lowell, Thu., Oct. 23, 7 p.m., $25-$35. Chaifetz Arena, 1 S. Compton Ave., St. Louis, 314-977-5000. Jack Grelle Record Release: W/ The Rum Drum Ramblers, The Hobosexuals, Bobby Stevens, Fri., Oct. 10, 8:30 p.m., $6. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave., St. Louis. James Kirk Enterprise: Sat., Sept. 20, 9 p.m., $5. Station House, 3502 Papin St, St. Louis, 314-577-1378. Jerome: W/ Hylidae, Black James, DJ Liza, DJ Grant, Mon., Sept. 29, 9 p.m., $7. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686. Jesse W. Jackson: W/ Coed Pageant, M. Powers, Other People, Thu., Oct. 30, 9 p.m., $5. The Heavy Anchor, 5226 Gravois Ave., St Louis, 314-352-5226. John Mellencamp: Fri., May 29, 7 p.m., TBA. Peabody Opera House, 14th St. and Market St., St. Louis, 314-241-1888. Johnny Long: Thu., Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m., $15. The Stage at KDHX, 3524 Washington Ave, St. Louis. Jon Mueller: W/ Jeremy Kannapell, Fri., Oct. 17, 9 p.m., $5. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100. Jucifer: W/ Valley, the Maness Brothers, Grand Inquisitor, Thu., Nov. 13, 8 p.m., $12. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050. Kinky Disco Halloween: W/ Mister Mac, Fri., Oct. 31, 10 p.m., $5. Upstairs Lounge, 3131 S. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, 314-773-3388. Lifted presents: Lakim: W/ Guidry, Abnormal, Lvxxtr, Sat., Oct. 4, 10 p.m., $5. 333 North Beaumont, 333 N Beaumont, St. Louis, 314-537-6723. LouFest: Sat., Sept. 12, noon; Sun., Sept. 13, noon, TBA. Forest Park, Highway 40 (I-64) & Hampton Ave., St. Louis. Lucinda Williams: W/ The Kenneth Brian Band, Sat., Nov. 8, 8 p.m., $30-$35. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St Louis, 314-726-6161. Lunar Levitation: Fri., Sept. 19, 7 p.m., free. Creve Coeur Park, 13725 Marine Ave., St. Louis. Mariner 5: $5. Station House, 3502 Papin St, St. Louis, 314-577-1378. Marriage: W/ Britches, Sun., Sept. 28, 8 p.m., $5. Kismet Creative Center, 3409 Iowa Avenue, St. Louis, 314-696-8177. Mavis Staples: Fri., Oct. 24, 8 p.m., $40-$45. The Sheldon, 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis, 314-533-9900. Merle Haggard: Tue., Oct. 7, 7 p.m., $47.50-$77.50. River City Casino & Hotel, 777 River City Casino Blvd., St Louis, 314-388-7777. Monster Eats Manhattan: Mon., Oct. 6, 11 p.m., free. Halo Bar, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, 314-726-1414. Mr. Gnome: W/ Young Tongue, Whoa Thunder, Fri., Nov. 14, 8 p.m., $10-$12. The Firebird, 2706 Olive St., St. Louis, 314-535-0353. Music Embryo Record Release: W/ Nick Flora, Nathaniel Carroll, Fri., Sept. 19, 9 p.m., $5. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100. Nature Boys: W/ Self Help, Maximum Effort, Mon., Sept. 29, 9 p.m., $5. Melt, 2712 Cherokee Street, St. Louis, 314-771-6358. The Phonocaptors: W/ Hurt Feelings Album Release, Bug Chaser, Fri., Oct. 10, 9 p.m., TBA. Plush, 3224 Locust St., St Louis, 314-535-2686. The Please Please Me: W/ Flintface, Shawn Brodie, Sat., Oct. 18, 9 p.m., $5. The Heavy Anchor, 5226 Gravois Ave., St Louis, 314-352-5226. Railroad Earth: Sat., Jan. 17, 8 p.m., $22.50/$25. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St Louis, 314-726-6161. Raw Earth: Fri., Sept. 26, 10:30 p.m., $5. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100. Redleg Husky: Tue., Sept. 30, 9 p.m., $5. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100. Rougher All Stars: Fri., Sept. 26, 9 p.m., $5. Station House, 3502 Papin St, St. Louis, 314-577-1378. Ruthie Foster: W/ Luther Dickinson, Thu., Oct. 23, 8 p.m., $20-$25. Old Rock House, 1200 S. 7th St., St. Louis, 314-588-0505. Secret Tombs: W/ Shitstorm, Fri., Sept. 19, 9 p.m., $8. The Demo, 4191 Manchester Ave, St. Louis. The Seen: W/ The Mhurs, Both, Wed., Sept. 24, 9 p.m., $5. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100. Sick of It All: W/ Negative Approach, Mon., Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m., $16-$18. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050. Skulls Mind: W/ Die Reihe, Network Glass, DJ Michaella B., Sat., Oct. 11, 9 p.m., $5. Apop Records, 2831 Cherokee St., St. Louis, 314-664-6575. Sole Loan: W/ Ellen the Felon, Tone Rodent, Sat., Oct. 25, 9 p.m., free. Schlafly Tap Room, 2100 Locust St., St. Louis, 314-241-2337. Stag Nite: W/ Old Souls Revival, Nathan Kalish and the Lastcallers, Carriage House, Wed., Sept. 24, 9 p.m., $5. Art Bar, 2732 Cherokee St, St. Louis, 314-769-9696. The Stronger Sex: Sat., Sept. 20, 9 p.m., $5. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100. Tamar Braxton: Sat., Oct. 18, 9 p.m., $35-$55. Ambassador, 9800 Halls Ferry Road, North St. Louis County, 314-869-9090. Tatsuya Nakatani: Tue., Sept. 30, 8 p.m., $8-$20. Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center, 3301 Lemp Ave., St. Louis, 314-771-1096. Tom Brier: Tue., Oct. 28, 5 p.m., $20. Scott Joplin House State Historic Site, 2658A Delmar Blvd, St. Louis, 314-340-5790. The Top Grossing Films of 1984: W/ Jaded Evil Lambs, A Black Cat, Hypnogram, 32 Pc. Vintage Party Set, Tue., Sept. 23, 9 p.m., $7. Way Out Club, 2525 S. Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-664-7638. Undesirable People: Sat., Sept. 20, 9 p.m., $8-$10. The Demo, 4191 Manchester Ave, St. Louis. Vattnet Viskar: Tue., Nov. 11, 8 p.m., $8-$10. Fubar, 3108 Locust, St. Louis, 314-289-9050. Via Dove: Sat., Sept. 20, 11 p.m., free. Halo Bar, 6161 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, 314-726-1414. Whoa Thunder: W/ Adam Marsland, $5. Foam Coffee & Beer, 3359 Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, 314-772-2100.

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