Monday, 10 September 2012 08:39

LouFest 2012: Singing in the Rain

St. Louis hasn’t often been pegged as a hot spot for national music acts, but as this year’s incarnation of the aptly named LouFest- a two-day music festival in Forest Park’s Central Field- showed, that may well change very soon. This was just the third year of the annual event that has previously hosted amphitheater groups like Broken Social Scene and Cat Power, and it is showing every indication of creeping into the national music-festival spotlight.