Category Archives for Giveaways

[CONTEST] Win tickets to TWANGFEST w/ Centro-matic, SSLYBY, Tristen & Beth Bombara!

Night 3 of Twangfest features a cavalcade of stars from the worlds of indie rock, synth pop, and Americana. (THIS IS GOING TO BE SUCH A GREAT SHOW, YOU GUYS.) Leading the charge is St. Louis favorite Centro-matic (Denton, TX), … Continue reading

04. June 2014 by Jess
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[CONTEST] Win tickets to TWANGFEST on June 4th w/ Cody ChesnuTT and More!

Enigmatic, enthralling neo-soul artist Cody ChesnuTT headlines the first evening of Twangfest tomorrow at Plush. Landing ChesnuTT in this coveted opening night spot underscores Twangfest’s expanding commitment to reflecting the rich, varied musical landscape to which St. Louis plays host. … Continue reading

03. June 2014 by Jess
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Though UK post-punkers EAGULLS have been around since 2010, their big stateside break came in 2014 after they signed with Partisan Records and made huge waves at SXSW, CMJ, and other notable festivals. In addition to their already legendary live … Continue reading

19. May 2014 by Jess
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TICKET GIVEAWAY: YEAH UTAH! Desert Noises @ Blueberry Hill

Have you ever met someone who cheated death? I had an aunt who claimed she’d almost died one time in a freak high-tension power line accident and her near-death experience made her a total badass for years. She gave no … Continue reading

16. April 2014 by Julie Dill
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GIVEAWAY: Win Tickets to the Apache Relay w/ the Lonely Wild at Old Rock House!

So a few weeks back all of us at IWTAS were scrambling around on a Saturday afternoon preparing for an evening house show at IWTAS HQ. I had some music playing overhead. All of a sudden our friend and co-conspirator … Continue reading

06. March 2014 by Jess
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[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Those Darlins w/ Diarrhea Planet and SPEEDBOATS at Off Broadway!

Thank goodness Nashville is just 4-ish hours from here. Thank goodness we’ve been happy hosts for Those Darlins over the years as they’ve changed lineups, refined their sound, and continue to release recorded material indicative of growth and maturity as … Continue reading

20. February 2014 by Jess
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CONTEST: Win a Pair of Tickets to See Midlake and Sarah Jaffe at Old Rock House

Midlake, of Denton, TX, put out a pretty new record this year called Antiphon, their first since the departure of principal singer/songwriter Tim Smith. Now guitarist Eric Pulido is steering the ship, and the band has produced a record that … Continue reading

03. December 2013 by Jess
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PREVIEW AND CONTEST: Deer Tick’s Vintage Vinyl In-store!

A lot’s been said about Deer Tick’s “transformation” over the past year or so, as leader John McCauley continues to be honest and frank about the inspiration behind the band’s new record. Turbulence and change in McCauley’s family, his romantic … Continue reading

01. November 2013 by Jess
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Tulsa garage rockers BRONCHO don’t strike me as time wasters. Their 2010 introductory performance clocked in at a mere 15 minutes, the guys having torn through 6 entire songs. And that’s what we get when we listen to BRONCHO: a … Continue reading

23. October 2013 by Jess
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Pretty Little Empire Strikes Back

This Saturday at Off Broadway, Pretty Little Empire releases their third full-length album with support from Last to Show First to Go and The Union Electric. It’s a fine piece of work, with PLE effectively transferring the energy and passion … Continue reading

17. October 2013 by Jess
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