Shut Up and Play the Hits
Directed by Dylan Southern and Will Lovelace
July 18 at the Tivoli
By Karina Longworth
"When we started the band, suddenly we were, like, New York famous. We could get into anyplace, but you know--I was never recognized on a plane."
James Murphy, fo ... More >>
A two-fer this week as I venture to Ferguson to visit Cork Wine Bar and Hill Brewing Company. Any pop-culture observer worth her weight in Chuck Klosterman books can identify the exact moment when wine geekery went mainstream: the 2004 Alexander Payne movie Sideways, with Paul Giamatti as the pinot ... More >>
It's Pavement!Before this post devolves into whining that Kansas City gets all the best shows, let the record show that in recent years, St. Louis has hosted Radiohead, Tom Waits and (this weekend) the Magnetic Fields -- and our neighbor to the west hasn't. That being said: Indie-slacker demi ... More >>