In Review



Calexico with Gaby Moreno at Old Rock House 9/29/15

“Love the run but not race.” “I’d be ready as if I was waiting.” Lyrics hanged like apparitions among the back-and-forth’s of what tunes would be performed, the timeless mark of adoring fans. Guatemalan singer Gaby Moreno hails from lands straight south of St. Louis, across the Louisiana Gulf Coast and the southernmost ends of Mexico, and… Read more »


Song Premiere: “Word Grenades” by Mt. Thelonious

“Born in the Bronx and raised in Northern California.” That’s how Ian Lubar would sum up childhood, although he would spend time in St. Louis before California. Lubar remained relatively nomadic due in part to his dad’s work as a teacher. Eventually Ian would find his way back to St. Louis and study music at… Read more »


On Tour


To The Moon and Back with Patrick Sweany

“To the moon and back,” Patrick likes to say when talking about touring. It’s the distance he’s spent on the road since he’s been playing shows regionally in Northeast Ohio, and he’s done it twice. To put that into perspective, it’s over one million miles to date. Patrick was helping out with the family golf… Read more »


On Tour


Jessica Lea Mayfield: What Glitter Would Sound Like

“I kinda whistle on my S’s,” Jessica Lea Mayfield warns as she clips her mic on her jacket. Before the camera rolls she goes on about her love for St. Louis, how much she digs The Fortune Teller Bar, and how awesome Native Sound’s David Beeman is at making things sound all glittery when they’re… Read more »