Fred "Sonic" Smith

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2013

    Patti Smith Takes St. Louis!

    {Ed note: Patti Smith reads from her poetry and performs a set at the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis on Sunday. Our sister paper River Front Times talked to the punk pioneer. We reprint it in part here.You can read the entire interview on their site.] There's no simple way to describe Patti Smi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2010

    Download: White Hills, "Three Quarters"

    Yes In My Backyard is a semiweekly column showcasing MP3s from new and emerging local talent. ​Stoned-to-the-bone riff-dozers White Hills may not have a Black Mountain-sized following, but it seems every one of their fans is a vinylholic, rendering everything they release out-of-print within ... More >>

  • Music

    September 4, 2007

    Williamsburg Dances Barefoot

    Matt & Kim? Against Me? Patti Smith christens the Music Hall anyway.

  • Film

    April 6, 2004