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    February 24, 2014

    Photos: Skeletonwitch at the Firebird 2/22/14

    Blackened thrash band Skeletonwitch concluded its tenth anniversary tour at the Firebird this Saturday. Hair flew onstage and in the pit as the Athens, Ohio outfit thrashed and celebrated with its eager fans. "St. Louis, thanks for an amazing show! The perfect ending to seven weeks of touring," the ... More >>

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    February 17, 2014

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows in St. Louis From February 17 to 23

    It's President's Day! Kick off the week with a rousing show at Livery Company featuring some south city rappers. For more hip hop this week, plan on checking on the Third Annual J Dilla Tribute featuring some of the city's best as they pay homage with a jam-packed bill of local talent. From indie po ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2013

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows in St. Louis From December 30 to January 5

    Happy holidaze, everyone. We've entered into the nebulous Bermuda Triangle-like week of the year, a veritable vortex of celebrations and shows. Keep track of some goings-ons this week with some recommendations from our critics, and don't forget to check the fine print for info on how to get a more s ... More >>

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    August 29, 2012

    The Carbondale Connection to Seattle's Signature Hot Dog

    Hanna Raskin, the restaurant critic for our sister paper Seattle Weekly, has just published an oral history of Seattle's signature street food, the "Seattle Dog," a hot dog topped with onions and cream cheese. As it happens, the hot dog's history has a local-ish connection.

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2011

    JKPublishing Wants to Make Sure You Never Yawn When You Hear the Words "Poetry Reading"

    image viaEverything produced by JKPublishing is bound by hand.​Not many will admit it, but something inside even the most high-toned of literary snobs shrivels and dies a little when he or she hears the word "poetry reading." Why do you think they always serve liquor at those things? Tonight ... More >>