Superfun Yeah Yeah Rocketship / The Vanilla Beans "Ladies in the Dark" / "Tiger 1" boxingcleverrecords.com The end of September may be a tad too early for taking stock of 2013's trends and movements, but even a cursory look backward shows our city's renewed love of the split 7-inch. The Tower Groov ... More >>
In this column, RFT Music gets to know local creatives, musicians and their missions. Get a slice of the local scene, complete with a snippet of sound and info about upcoming releases and shows. Stick around to see what St. Louis artists have to say whenever they Fill in the Blank. Last year, Corey ... More >>
Could it be? By Sunday the Ice of Doom will finally be starting to melt? Be still my heart! Go to these shows, then -- without fear of falling. And find some more ideas below. Friday Tef Poe Album Release @ The Gramophone The Force member celebrates the release of War Machine with a proper t ... More >>
Superfun Yeah Yeah Rocketship is one person, Corey Goodman. So when he decides he no longer wants to perform under that moniker, it's not exactly like he's breaking up, per se; it's almost as if his alternate persona is ceasing to exist. Let's go with that, then, when we say that in the comin ... More >>
Corey GoodmanCorey Goodman, also known as Superfun Yeah Yeah Rocketship, loves Weezer - a lot. So much so, in fact, that he had to do something to keep himself occupied in the weeks leading up to the release of the band's new album, Hurley. "Well, I used to listen to only Marilyn Manson and h ... More >>
Although the club wasn't lucky enough to nab Electric Six for the actual holiday, the Firebird scored big by getting the Detroit sextet to play on New Year's Eve Eve. The group's funky synths and churning hard-rock guitars combine with frontman Dick Valentine's uproarious lyrics and cocky delivery t ... More >>
I headed down to Off Broadway on Friday night to join folks primed and ready for a true potpourri of local music: One-man spazz show Superfun Yeah Yeah Rocketship, retro-pop power trio Blind Eyes, the bartender-meets-Brit-prep of the Hibernauts and the shiny, neon synth-punk theatrics of the Makeshi ... More >>
What: Ben Lerman, a 33-year-old, proudly gay, foul-mouthed comedian based in New York City, on a DIY tour of the states this summer. Where: The Way Out Club on Jefferson Avenue. Quote of the Night: ''Anderson (Cooper), I masturbate while watching you. Oh Anderson, I love the news.'' Bar dwellers ... More >>
Jeffree Star rules in the Internet – or at least MySpace – or so he would have you think. The cross-dressing singer who wails over an electro backing band certainly ruled the Creepy Crawl last night.
The 2007 RFT Music Awards winners are here!
Week of May 31, 2007
Chest Hair (self-released)
The complete low-down on this year's nominated acts