When you start your first band at age fifteen, no one tells you that it's cool to play for your friends in your parents' basement. No one tells you that eventually performing in 5,000-capacity venues might become a little boring. No one tells you that the rock star lifestyle usually features generou ... More >>
Pics, pics, pics, pics: They make the Internet run. Here are some our favorite photos from the month of January, published within the pages, deadtree and digital, of the RFT.
This week, Reel Big Fish, The Pilfers, and Mu330's Dan Potthast play The Pageant. 'Tis a rarity among ska bills, in that each artist progressed through its career but never fully moved away from its birth genre. Others' careers have been less successful, both artistically and commercially. Here are ... More >>
Whenever Kiernan Maletsky (remember that guy?) first announced to our small freelance music writing staff that Daniel Hill would be taking over the reigns at RFT Music, it was sort of emotional. Kiernan put in some really heartfelt words. It was nice. Daniel's response? He assured us all that the se ... More >>
Reel Big Fish is coming to the Pageant on Tuesday, January 15, and we have a pair of tickets right here at RFT Music headquarters just waiting for you. The band will be joined on stage by the Pilfers and Dan Potthast of hometown ska heroes MU330. See also: - The Six Best Cover Songs By Ska Bands - ... More >>
Image viaLocal third-wave ska legend Mu330 is getting more attention than usual. First, there is the upcoming reunion show with its original 1994 Press-era lineup. Now, the band's singer Dan Potthast has revealed a new group, Dan P and The Bricks. The ten-piece outfit also features four me ... More >>
3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 10. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue
2:30 p.m. Friday, December 29. Creepy Crawl (3524 Washington Boulevard).
You came, you saw, you voted: the winners of the 2005 Riverfront Times Music Awards
Week of March 31, 2004
Week of March 24, 2004
Week of March 13, 2002
Week of January 30, 2002
The Ska-O-Rama celebrates its fifth year with a multiband bash at the Casa Loma
Even as the new Courtesy Diner welcomes its very first customers, Irv's Grill slings its last hash after a 50-year run