Erin KinsellaPre-pigeon gate: Kings of Leon at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on July 23, 2010.The day has come. A little more than a year ago, Kings of Leon aborted its concert at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater after just three songs, claiming, in an incident forever to be mocked as "p ... More >>
courtesy of Tef PoeTef Poe's War Machine is a nineteen-track tour de force. The Force member's musical versatility has always been his calling card, and so it's not surprise that Machine embraces diversity and defies pigeonholing. Genre-wise, it touches on warm R&B, ominous hip-hop, celebrato ... More >>
So the little rally that could totally is. The satellite rally that started as a twinkle in the eye of local Daily Show fans now has around 1,000 people RSVP'd to attend Saturday's rally, and another 1,000ish marked as "possibly" attending. And who even knows about those non-Facebooking ... More >>
This one's for you, dear readers. In honor of this year's Best of St. Louis issue, which hits the street today (woohoo!), we at RFT wanted to honor a different kind of "best" -- the best contributions from you, our readers. In the last year, your comments have made us laugh. They've made us cry ... More >>
image viaYeah, Chuck Norris has to sleep.Have you ever noticed that Jack Bauer never stopped to eat or sleep on the TV show 24? You may have spent the past few years feeling terribly inferior to this paragon who never needed to succumb to basic human needs. But now scientists in Paul Shaw's s ... More >>
Oscar Madrid and Jim Ousley, the writers of fake-documentary-real-funny-film Hooch & Daddy-O, are not content to rest on their laurels. Because those laurels aren't for sitting on -- they're for building on. Madrid and Ousley now have plans for a comedy/horror film about a high school janitor wh ... More >>
Ah, the Card of the Week. Is there any greater proof that another Friday has finally come to our fair city? If there is, I certainly don't want to know about it. What we have here, in this particular CoTW, is a rallying cry, and a plea for salvation. What we have here is a 2007 James Shields rooki ... More >>
Your daily guide to what they're whispering about in the next cubicle. HERE Annie Zaleski declares the death of punk. Gut Check gets the details on a new restaurant in Webster Groves. www.taylorgifts.com The Video Professor Proof that you don't need a car to survive in this town. The City o ... More >>
You liked Shaun of the Dead? Then Hot Fuzz will bust a cap in your arse.
www.that70sshow.com Quick, what's TV's most-often-aired show in St. Louis? The thrice-daily servings of Matlock? The quadruple bill of Everybody Loves Raymond? The five broadcasts of King of the Hill? How about those ubiquitous reruns of Law & Order? Nope, nay, nosirree and not even close. Woul ... More >>
Unreal discovers underwear's newest dimension! Plus, we learn how to handle a crisis and check in with a diligently dieting local blogger.
Kangaroo Jack is a real punch in the pouch
Week of February 6, 2002