The 2013 Riverfront Times Music Showcase is this weekend! Think of it as St. Louis music's own official holiday and consider this the season. Throughout May we at RFT Music have been working hard to make our cases for all 130 bands and artists nominated for an RFT Music Award this year in 26 categor ... More >>
Diana BenantiLola's got it all: music, impressive cocktails and ambience. It's not your typical downtown establishment, and that's a good thing. Lola fills a niche that's been missing in the Washington Avenue scene: an upscale neighborhood joint where downtown denizens can sip, nosh and enj ... More >>
Monday, October 31; the Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard)
A paean to the big bad bottle
We check out NIN's latest album and wonder (again) about R. Kelly
Unreal is overcome with patriotic fervor! Plus, everyone's favorite drunken bear offers his take on sobriety standards, and we check out our Local Blog o' the Week.
Forget the office-football draft, dude. Here's a far cooler way to waste your time and your employer's money.
We chat with Stephin Merritt and Dayna Kurtz, explore the folly of !!! and talk band battles with Thee Lordly Serpents
We cover all the major issues, from the concealed-carry legislation to the nifty new coffee lids at Kaldi's; plus, the latest on the Sanford-Brown Indians' winning season (and you still don't know Dick)
Iraq and roll don't go together well when rockers protest
East Coast Lounge, 2825 North Broadway, 314-621-9777
King of the rink Leo White is ready for prime time, but is prime time ready for him?
Blackalicious takes its sweet time moving from underground to overground
The merger of St. Louis-based Streetside Records with CD World may come at a price.
After what's-his-name, Ali is the first Lunatic to go solo. With Heavy Starch, he's just trying to represent himself.