Tag Archives for Bo and the Locomotive

#STLSOTD: Thursday, July 31st – Bo and the Locomotive’s “Give Me Something”

#STLSOTD is an I Went to a Show.com Monday-Friday feature that introduces followers to St. Louis music by spotlighting one track by one artist or band from IWTAS’ Bandcamp Directory of St. Louis Music.  As always, we welcome your suggestions. If we … Continue reading

31. July 2014 by Jess
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PHOTOS: Magic City + Bo and the Locomotive at Off Broadway

On December 21st the world didn’t end, but Bo and the Locomotive headlined a local concert that turned out to be one for the ages. Check out these shots of Magic City and BATL below. Yankee Racers, Old Lights, and … Continue reading

28. December 2012 by Jess
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Ticket Giveaway: Bo and the Locomotive w/ Water Liars at Off Broadway!

When we talked to Bo and the Locomotive over pizza at Riley’s Pub a year and a half ago, the band was a rambunctious trio born of a mid-fi solo project, working to develop a following in St. Louis and … Continue reading

28. June 2012 by Jess
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Ticket Giveaway: The Cave Singers w/ Bo and the Locomotive at The Gramophone

The Cave Singers came together as a band as a matter of convenience. The three members happened to live close to one another, so they just started playing together. There wasn’t a certain style they were going for, but what … Continue reading

16. April 2012 by Dave
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How to Succeed at Attending a Local Show Without Really Trying: A Miniature Concert Calendar

While going through my day planner (read: Facebook events) recently, I realized something very special was happening at the end of this week: a plethora of shows featuring some of my most favorite local musicians. Let’s sit here together and browse … Continue reading

05. December 2011 by Jess
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A Very Local Halloween Show Round Up

Our favorite aspect of Halloween might be the time-honored tradition of grown ass adults squeezing into all manner and color of synthetic fabric to celebrate one night (or weekend, or week even) of alcohol and candy-fueled debauchery. Luckily, a ton … Continue reading

24. October 2011 by Jess
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Beer, Pizza, & the Pageant: A Homegrown Showcase Preview

For many local bands, playing the Pageant is part of a St. Louis bucket list. Emerging showcases like the Homegrown series provide artists the opportunity to shine at that exceptional venue without being in the shadows of more nationally established … Continue reading

12. February 2011 by Jess
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Show Review: Pretty Little Empire Album Release

For the second time in as many weeks, St. Louis music fans showed up, enthusiastically, to support a local band’s album release. Pretty Little Empire, with help from openers Bo and the Locomotive and Art Majors, played to a full … Continue reading

30. November 2010 by Jess
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