Press


- Features and Interviews
- "Sweet Static" Album Reviews
- "Rise and Fall" Split 7" Reviews
- "In Your Room" 7"/EP Reviews
- "Swears" Album Reviews
- Concert Reviews
- Podcast and Audio Features
- Morgan Nusbaum (Solo) Features


FEATURES AND INTERVIEWS

May 24, 2016
LouFest Announces 2016 Lineup
By Willis Ryder Arnold / St. Louis Public Radio

September 3, 2015
Interview with Morgan Nusbaum
By J Castro / Audio Ammunition

March 3, 2015
Bruiser Queen back to rule the True/False music scene
By Aarik Danielsen / Columbia Daily Tribune

December 31, 2014
Bruiser Queen graduates with new album 'Sweet Static'
By Kevin C. Johnson / St. Louis Post Dispatch

November 13, 2014
"Sweet Static" Interview
By Michael Allhouse / The Swerve Magazine

October 8, 2014
Bruiser Queen Releases Its Second Album, Sweet Static
By Willis Ryder Arnold / St. Louis Public Radio

September 8, 2014
Riverfront Times - Best Of St. Louis 2014
Best Local Single of the Past 12 Months St. Louis 2014 - "In Your Room"

June 11, 2014
2014 RFT Music Awards Winner
Best Garage Rock: Bruiser Queen
By Riverfront Times

May 29, 2014
Crushed Out, Bruiser Queen prove that two heads rock better than one
By Aarik Danielsen / Columbia Tribune

February 19, 2014
KDHX In-Studio Session, Photos, and Feature
By Kevin Edwards / KDHX.org

December 12, 2013
Print Edition Cover Story:
Now Here This
By Allison Babka / Riverfront Times

November 2013
Web Feature:
Ten St. Louis Acts That Deserve To Be Famous Now
By Allison Babka / Riverfront Times

July 2013
Bruiser Queen spreads rock, good will across the nation
By Fally Afani / I Heart Local Music

May 2013
Rock: Meet the 2013 RFT Music Award Nominees
By Roy Kasten / Riverfront Times

January 2013
Cruisin' For A Bruisin' - The "primal, garagey, punk" sound of Bruiser Queen
By Thomas Crone / St. Louis Magazine

September 26, 2012
Riverfront Times - Best Of St. Louis 2012
Best Vocalist: Morgan Nusbaum

May 24, 2012
Interview: Second set: Talking with the Queen of the scene
By Thomas Crone / St. Louis Beacon

May 22, 2012
2012 RFT Music Awards/Showcase
Rock: Meet the 2012 RFT Music Award Nominees
By Mike Appelstein / Riverfront Times

August 1, 2011
Announcing The First RFT Music Party
By Kiernan Maletsky / Riverfront Times

April 22, 2010
New (Local) Music Thursday: New Band Bruiser Queen Lives Up to Its Name...
By Annie Zaleski / Riverfront Times



"SWEET STATIC" ALBUM REVIEWS (2014)

Examiner.com ★★★★★ - By Sarah Hayes
Confront Magazine ★★★★☆ - By Lisa Fiorilli
Pittsburgh In Tune ★★★★☆ - By Jeffrey Sisk
KXSC 1560 AM (LA) - By SHILL
One Kind Radio - By John B.
SpaceRockMountain
Glacially Musical - By Nik Cameron
The Mad Mackerel
Speakers In Code (SOTD) - By Agatha Donkar
KDHX 88.1 FM (SOTD)
Caterwaul Mag (7/10) - By Andrew Tran



"RISE AND FALL" SPLIT 7" with THE GIRLS REVIEWS (2016)

Jersey Beat - By Paul Silver



"IN YOUR ROOM" 7"/EP REVIEWS (2013)

Maximum Rocknroll - By CK
Razorcake - By Craven Rock
Riverfront Times - By Christian Schaeffer
7 Inches - By Jason
Press Release - By Reverend Norb



"SWEARS" ALBUM REVIEWS (2012)

Riverfront Times - By Christian Schaeffer



CONCERT REVIEWS

Februray 8, 2017
Teen Vice, Bruiser Queen, & Lantrns Cure the Blues at Pianos
By Dean Keim (New York, NY)

March 22, 2015
Miss Music - SXSW Day 5
By Emily Katz / KMVX Mix 93.3FM (Kansas City)

January 25, 2015
This Little Underground: Bruiser Queen at St. Matthew's
By Bao Le-Huu / Orlando Weekly (Orlando, FL)

January 22, 2015
Bruiser Queen Live Review, Photos, and Video | St. Matthew’s Tavern Orlando
By Martin Cardenas / Shows I Go To.com (Orlando, FL)

June 1, 2014
Red Kate and the Bad Ideas took over Harlings last night
By Natalie Gallagher / The Pitch (Kansas City, MO)

February 27, 2014
True/False Concert Recap: New Tongues, Flïïght, Comfort Zone and Bruiser Queen
By Alex Leininger / Vox Magazine (Columbia, MO)

July 29, 2013
The Sluts / Bruiser Queen / Black on Black pack a punch at the I Heart Local Music showcase
By Fally Afani / I Heart Local Music (Lawrence, KS)

November 20, 2012
Dueling duos: Squirt / Bruiser Queen / Middle Class Fashion at the Replay
By Fally Afani / I Heart Local Music (Lawrence, KS)

July 9, 2012
PUJOL at Off Broadway in St. Louis (7/8)
By Caitlin Meyer / Consequence Of Sound

May 31, 2012
Girl Power: Best Coast, Bruiser Queen and Sleepy Kitty: Review and Photos
By Blair Stiles / Riverfront Times (St. Louis, MO)

May 31, 2012
Best Coast with Bruiser Queen and Sleepy Kitty at the Firebird, Wednesday, May 30
By Jarred Gastreich / KDHX (St. Louis, MO)

May 31, 2012
Chill Out, Everybody: Best Coast at the Firebird: Review and Setlist
By Roy Kasten / Riverfront Times (St. Louis, MO)

September 2, 2011
Peach with Ellen the Felon and Bruiser Queen at The Heavy Anchor
By Ricky Sherman / St. Louis Music Press

September 11, 2010
An Under Cover Weekend Night One: Union Tree Review, Sleepy Kitty, Bruiser Queen
By Annie Zaleski / Riverfront Times (St. Louis, MO)



PODCAST AND AUDIO FEATURES

October 8, 2014
Bruiser Queen Releases Its Second Album, Sweet Static
By Willis Ryder Arnold / St. Louis Public Radio

October 3, 2014
Rock Paper Podcast
By Shane and Chris

October 2, 2014
Three Minute Record
By Bart Darnell and Jeff Fields



MORGAN NUSBAUM (SOLO) FEATURES

October 6, 2011
Homespun: Morgan Nusbaum
By Christian Schaeffer / Riverfront Times

October 5, 2011
Morgan Nusbaum's Solo Record Comes Out Friday
By Kiernan Maletsky / Riverfront Times