Bobby McClure

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2011

    St. Louis' Fontella Bass Hit Paydirt 46 Years Ago With "Rescue Me"

    "Rescue Me" is ubiquitous in commercial culture, featured in everything from a Pizza Hut commercial to an edgy television show starring the delightful Dennis Leary. But before the song became entwined in the glitz and glam that comes with endorsements, "Rescue Me" was St. Louis native Fontella Bass ... More >>

  • Music

    August 6, 2003

    Rescue Mission

    The legendary St. Louis songstress Fontella Bass headlines a benefit for the Blues Mission Fund

  • Music

    July 3, 2002

    Sain Remains

    The local blues legend looks back on 40 years in St. Louis