I wanted to start 2014 off by giving credit to a few St. Louis artists I have been enjoying lately. I also wanted to mention people you probably haven't heard of, because this is the duty of a real fan. I could have easily written a blog about the household names and people you already know about, ... More >>
Selecting Riverfront Times' Best of St. Louis 2012 wasn't easy. Choosing the winner meant several worthy candidates would go unmentioned -- until now. In this RFT Music series, we're beeboping and scattin' our way through notable runners-up in a number of categories. This week: The best 3 a.m. bars ... More >>
Chubbies opened today at 6227 Delmar Boulevard in the Delmar Loop. As the lettering on the front window makes clear, the specialties of the house are burgers, wings and frozen custard.
Delmar Lounge once seemed like an invincible safe haven for progressive minded music lovers in the city of St. Louis. The establishment has an almost legendary reputation for the showcasing spontaneity of St. Louis loves. During the evening hours of business you could aimlessly find yourself eating ... More >>
The 2012 Riverfront Times Music Showcase is a month away. And if that is our own St. Louis Music holiday, then consider this the season: Over the next month, we'll be making our cases for all 125 bands and artists nominated for an RFT Music Award this year. Each weekday between now and the showcase ... More >>
Photo by Jon Scorfina Despite vinyl's outdated technology, it is an essential aspect of hip-hop culture. Considering this, up-and-comer DJ Kase One (a.k.a. Aaron Hinton) chooses to spin only vinyl at his regular gig Diggin In The Crates at Delmar Lounge, every second Saturday of the month at ... More >>
Jon ScorfinaDJs Agile 1 and Crucial with their twin boysRob and April Fulstone might be the two coolest young parents in St. Louis. For over ten years they've been staples in the St. Louis hip-hop scene under the monikers DJ Crucial and DJ Agile 1. Following the birth of their twin sons, Linc ... More >>
Outcries From a Sea of Red
Just a heads up that there are a few minor changes to the music showcase schedule. First, Rockwell Knuckles and Black Spade are no longer playing the night hip-hop showcase. And because the Wooden Kites broke up last weekend -- aww -- Say Panther is playing in its place at the Delmar Lounge. There a ... More >>
A culture war is rocking within St. Louis underground hip-hop scene.
Week of May 31, 2007
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The Hi-Pointe shuts its doors, even as the RFT Music Awards lineup shines the spotlight on St. Louis' best.
DJ Crucial ropes in an all-star cast of collaborators for his latest album
If youíll show some love for the local scene at the Riverfront Times Music Showcase
This south-side spot proves you can go home again (and drink Dad's beer while you're there)
Radar Station traces the twists and shakes of the local club scene
Radar Station retraces its steps through the Riverfront Times Music Showcase
Shuttling with ArtDTour
Sloth directs the hand of Radar Station
Schlafly beer turns twelve
Cronyism! Nepotism! Backstabbing! Secrecy! So that's why they call it "community radio"!
The WB's elimiDATE is as far from reality as television can get
The readers spoke, and the RFT music staff listened. Find out who's large and in charge on the St. Louis music scene.
The latest St. Louisan to hop aboard the reality-TV juggernaut sees nothing but green
Owners of the Delmar want to sell, but they may be victims of their own success
The RFT Music Awards lets you be the judge
The name has changed, but the song remains the same
Ascetic Records reaps rich rewards from its founders' parsimonious ways
For local singer/songwriter Larissa Dalle, sad songs say so much
Mike Davis mixes up a mesmerizing blend on his cassette Yars' Revenge
Washington University hosts some of the area's finest players as part of the Holmes Jazz Series
St. Louis saxophonist Greg Osby returns from New York to showcase and celebrate the past and future legends of Blue Note Records
There's live jazz in St. Louis -- you just have to know where to look for it