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Mississippi Nights to close after more than 20 years

By Tom Weber, KWMU

St. Louis, MO – A well-known concert venue in downtown St. Louis, Mississippi Nights, closes its doors tonight (Friday) after more than 20 years.

Tonight's jam session will feature some of the many bands that have played there over the years.

Owners are reportedly looking for another location to re-open the night spot.

The countless number of acts that have performed there include big names like Nirvana and Dave Matthews Band to local acts. The band They Might Be Giants sang about the club during on its 2004 album "Venue Songs."


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