Pokey LaFarge

Commentator

Pokey LaFarge is a musician, songwriter, bandleader, entertainer, innovator and preservationist, whose well-rounded arsenal of talents has placed him at the forefront of American music. Over the last decade, Pokey has won the hearts of music lovers across the globe with his creative mix of early jazz, string ragtime, country blues and western swing, all while writing songs that ring true and fine in both spirit and sound. 

Historic Preservation
10:35 pm
Sun February 23, 2014

Commentary: Keeping The Palladium Alive

Pokey LaFarge
Credit Glenn Hall

Right on the edge of Grand Center, at 3618 Enright, near Sweetie Pie’s, stands one of the most important parts of St. Louis music history that you need to hear about: The Palladium. The stories the building could tell future generations paint a vivid scene of St. Louis music, but the building could soon be lost forever.

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