Saint Louis has a hot music scene, but you may not know the best places in town for watching live music, for jamming out and having a good time without worrying about expenses or a dress code. Hint: it's not a giant stadium or auditorium, and it won't be anywhere that runs you 100 bucks for a ticket that isn't even very good. It's places where the drinks run cold, the dance floor is always busy, and the music is as eclectic and diverse as Saint Louis itself.
Anyone can take you to a show at the Scottrade Center or Chaifetz Arena. They're fine facilities all the same, don't get me wrong. But when it comes to exploring what the city has to offer, you can do so much better. Here are five spots in Saint Louis where catching a show is a must.
I could have named so many more great places in Saint Louis, but five is a good place to start. What other rocking locales would you add to the list?