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  • Blogs

    December 4, 2013

    Roky Erickson, Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks, Paul van Dyk, Master and More in This Week's Show Announcements

    Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new sho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2013

    Strange Donuts Launches Kickstarter Campaign, Partners with Kuva Coffee

    In January Gut Check reported that business partners Corey Smale and Tyler Fenwick planned to open Strange Donuts (2709 Sutton Boulevard, Maplewood) in Maplewood in May. When we spoke with Smale in January, he told us he and Fenwick drew inspiration for Strange Donuts from hip doughnut shops in Port ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2013

    Kirkwood's Own Nikki Glaser Makes Late-Night MTV Premiere

    We get it. MTV doesn't play music anymore. Now that you're done making the same tired objection that your uncle made ten years ago, maybe it's time you give the wayward TV station a little credit for at least getting back into the comedy business. Kirkwood-native Nikki Glaser and writer / comedia ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2010

    In Defense of Spaghetti Tacos

    image via​Really, there's no defense for spaghetti tacos, a creation that outraged the food blogosphere recently with rants from the New York Times, New York Magazine, the Atlantic and yes, even Gut Check. Spaghetti tacos were introduced on the Nickelodeon show iCarly, where they even got th ... More >>

  • News

    June 9, 2010

    Cowboy Down

    Rob Krentz's family talks about the life and death of the murdered Arizona rancher

  • Calendar

    December 3, 2003


    And puppet time

  • News

    October 29, 2003


    Hoop dreams die hard for coach John Campbell and his Sanford-Brown Indians

  • News

    October 9, 2002

    Double Cross

    Sometimes you get nailed, sometimes you don't

  • News

    January 3, 2001

    Hack Mentality

    At 28, Spuds has become a cybersage for the young and the reckless. Now he's gone straight.