Songs 4 Soldiers

The mission of “Songs 4 Soldiers” is to help combat veterans. Founded by Dustin Row just a few short years ago, S4S is a non-profit that has already helped hundreds of veterans with many different needs – everything from rent and medical bills to car repairs and education. A highly-anticipated annual outdoor concert in Columbia, IL is their biggest fundraiser of S4S. What began a few years ago as a simple concert with local cover bands has evolved into a huge two day concert, and this year featured rock star, Bret Michaels!

State of the Arts is St. Louis’ only program devoted to the region’s vibrant arts community, taking audiences behind the scenes to meet the artists, writers, and performers who call St. Louis home.

Songs 4 Soldiers

Recent Segment | State of the Arts

The Art of Solomon Thurman

Solomon Thurman has been named the Missouri Arts Council Individual Artist of the Year. We'll take a look at his work and see what inspires his creations.

Recent Segment | State of the Arts

Story Stitchers, Stitching together a More Cohesive Community

Saint Louis Story Stitchers hopes to end gun violence and promote civic pride, and a more peaceful, caring region through a unique style of performance.

Recent Segment | State of the Arts

Hail to the Kings

When you think of drag, you probably picture a drag queen. But there's a whole sub-genre of drag kings. We'll hear from some about what they do and why.

Recent Segment | State of the Arts

Piling in for Porchfest in St. Louis

It's a Sunday afternoon and a St. Louis neighborhood is overrun by music fans. The stages are people's front porches. The fast-growing event is Porchfest.

Episodes

There are 146 more episodes of State of the Arts.

Recent Segment | State of the Arts

Dwell In Other Futures Art Festival

What does it mean to "Dwell In Other Futures?" It is a concept as much as an exhibit, where the hope is artists' images of tomorrow can improve cities of today.

Register Now

Attend a live taping of this episode by filling out the form below.

Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am