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  • Blogs

    April 28, 2014

    Meet Les Gruff and the Billy Goat, Songwriter Billy Croghan's Americana-Based Band

    St. Louis native Billy Croghan grew up on a steady diet of singer-songwriters -- music he says his "old man listened to." Inspired by artists including Cat Stevens, James Taylor and Waylon Jennings, he set out to learn guitar, later studying classical technique in college and writing his own set of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2013

    Yo La Tengo's Six Best Cover Songs

    Legendary Hoboken, New Jersey indie rock trio Yo La Tengo is gracing the Pageant with its presence this Thursday, January 31. The band is notoriously unpredictable live, in part thanks to its virtual encyclopedia of cover songs. Here is a list of Yo La Tengo's six best cover songs. Let us know your ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2012

    Terry Riley and Gyan Riley at The Sheldon Concert Hall, 9/17/12: Review

    The Sheldon Concert Hall is best utilized by music that overwhelms. With a simple piano and guitar setup, Terry Riley and Gyan Riley, performing as the Rileys, made the room glow last night. The father and son duo's set was intimate, and not just because the audience barely spilled past five rows of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2011

    Matthew And The Atlas Is Coming To The Duck Room

    Matthew and the Atlas​The Communion Music organization, which started in London as a collective and monthly showcase and has since expanded internationally into a promotion/label/musician catchall, is launching its U.S. operations with a tour featuring Matthew and the Atlas, The David Mayfield ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2011

    Eddie Vedder at the Fox Theatre, 7/1/11: Review, Photo, Setlist

    Jason Stoff​​Eddie Vedder | Glen Hansard Fox Theatre July 1, 2011 Nobody tell Nic Cage, but Eddie Vedder's voice is basically a national treasure at this point. It's the voice that launched a thousand alt-rock vocalists, those of Creed and Fuel least notable on the list. And when it comes t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2011

    Mumford and Sons at the Pageant, 6/5/11: Review, Photos, Setlist

    Todd Owyoung​Mumford and Sons | The Low Anthem | Matthew and the Atlas The Pageant June 5, 2011 For all of you who weren't among the lucky clickers who obtained tickets to last night's Mumford and Sons show at the Pageant, this is how it went down: At 4:30 p.m., a line forms. Not anxious adol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2010

    5 Hilarious Signs From the Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear

    Image via​Hundreds of thousands of people gathered on the National Mall in Washington D.C. for Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert's "Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear" on Saturday expecting to see...well, nobody was really quite sure what to expect. The the event's schedule was kept secret up until ... More >>

  • Film

    November 12, 2009
  • Music

    June 17, 2009

    Homespun: Spark1duh?

    My Life with Dusty Wallets

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2009

    Show Review: Lambchop and Theodore at Off Broadway, Friday, January 23, 2009

    Outside on the Off Broadway smoking patio, the whole hope thing was getting out of hand. "Do you have any joints?" some random dude inquired as I huddled next to the propane heater. "Joints? Plural?" I replied. "Would you settle for a three-day-old roach?" He wasn't settling. "Do you think they'll p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2008
  • Music

    December 19, 2007


    9 p.m. Saturday, December 22. Cicero's, 6691 Delmar Boulevard, University City.

  • Film

    November 14, 2007

    Small Wonder

    Mr. Magorium is far less fantastical than its title.

  • Film

    May 23, 2007

    Busker Love

    Once upon a time in Ireland, a girl met a guy and they made sweet music.

  • Music

    April 20, 2005

    Karrin Allyson

    Thursday through Saturday, April 21 through 23; Finale (8025 Bonhomme Avenue, Clayton)

  • Music

    December 10, 2003

    Discs of Fire

    A new boxed set highlights the genius of Johnny Cash

  • Film

    July 16, 2003

    Bum Deal

    Mandy Moore's going to be around for a while -- but that doesn't mean you should see her movies

  • News

    August 28, 2002

    Sweaty Teddy

    For this maestro, the weddings go on forever and the receptions never change

  • Music

    May 9, 2001

    Seasoned Stew

    The brilliant frontman for the Negro Problem on ageism, racism and preaching to the converted

  • Music

    March 28, 2001

    Hall Pass

    Looking for influence, significance, development and perpetuation at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

  • Film

    March 29, 2000

    High Fidelity

    Directed by Stephen Frears

  • Music

    February 10, 1999