20 Years of the Point

Pointfest 16 was held on June 5, 2004. Rumors had circulated before the official lineup was announced that it would include Tool or A Perfect Circle, but neither band was ever announced for the show. The Von Bondies were scheduled to perform but failed to arrive due to problems...
Pointfest 15 was held on June 8, 2003 . New Empire was the local band contest winner, which earned them a spot in the lineup. Pointfest 15 featured: Main Stage Staind Hed PE Breaking Benjamin Cold The Used The All-American Rejects Seether Socialburn Second Stage Trapt Finch Ra...
The seventh in a series of 105.7 The Point's necessary and indispensable collections of local music from St. Louis. Circa mid-2002 previous play pause next mute unmute Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update...
Held on May 19, 2002 Big Blue Monkey won the contest for the opening slot on the bill at Pointfest 14, and managed to get one of their videos onto the tour bus of Goldfinger. The video immediately grabbed the attention of vocalist John Feldmann, which paid off in a spot touring...
Pointfest 13 was held on May 20, 2001, and featured Weezer Run-D.M.C. Staind Fuel Our Lady Peace Toadies Alien Ant Farm Mesh Hed PE Lucky Boys Confusion Puddle of Mudd Tantric Cold Saliva Monster Magnet
Pointfest 12 was held on May 21, 2000 Goldfinger, the Mighty Mighty Bosstones, and Everclear all encouraged fans on the lawn to climb down and fill the empty reserved-seat sections, which led to a confrontation between Everclear's Art Alexakis and a security guard during...
Pointfest was held on May 23, 1999. Just prior to their set, Courtney Love of Hole encouraged the crowd from the lawn seating area to rush towards the stage. She was quoted as screaming into the microphone: "We aren't playing one f**king note until you let them come up here!"...
The Point's necessary & indespensable collection of local music from St. Louis, circa 1999 previous play pause next mute unmute Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin . $(document).ready(...
The Point Platinum 2 disc set was released in December of 1998 and celebrated 5 years of new rock in St. Louis, 10 Pointfests, 5 Pointessential CD's, and thousands of Point shows. This set featured Disc 1, The Essentials, and Disc 2 - Live performances. A portion of the proceeds...