The Precinct (1900 Locust Avenue; 314-588-8899), Jim Edmonds' and Mark Winfield's re-branding of their former restaurant, Jim Edmonds 15 Steakhouse is set to open October 14. As we reported in August, the change was made in part because the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department headquarters is mo ... More >>
Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new sho ... More >>
hellohighplaces.blogspot.com High Places' Rob Barber and Mary Pearson are sonic soulmates who finish each others sentences and have found a common ground despite their disparate backgrounds--Pearson grew up in rural Michigan playing the bassoon, and Barber came up in the urban desolation of P ... More >>
Photos courtesy of the artistsKate Middleton and Prince William are getting married in a matter of hours (have you heard about this at all?). You can watch the Royal Wedding via webcam, but let's be honest: Weddings are boring when you're actually there. So we'll take a pass on grainy video f ... More >>
* = coming to town, = local Euclid Records 1. Shelby Lynne - - Merry Christmas 2. Various Artists - - A Christmas Gift For You From Phil Spector 3. Mavis Staples - - You Are Not Alone 4. Doors - - Live in Vancouver 1970 5. Norah Jones - - Featuring Norah Jones
The number of chain record stores nationwide has dwindled. However, St. Louis has become an unlikely safe haven for indie record shops as well as for DJs who prefer to spin the black circle instead of scrolling their iPods. In this weekly column, we'll focus on personal portraits of St. Louis' recor ... More >>
Chris CarrollFreedy JohnstonWhat becomes of the one-hit wonder? In the case of Freedy Johnston, whose 1994 song "Bad Reputation" was a bittersweet slice of acoustic alternative rock back when that was a viable genre, it appears that you simply keep writing good, catchy, heartfelt songs regard ... More >>
We find out what rocked across the country in 2007.
Elizabethtown is a mess, not that its director should care
The Muny improved this year -- but 2004 wasn't a hard act to follow
The tale of a journalist obsessed
The best foul-mouthed breakup songs of all time
Pop and noise meet at the Head of Femur
Week of April 30, 2003
Week of April 2, 2003
Can a non-9/11 benefit album make any noise?
Bill Laurie has a basketball jones that won't go away. Who cares whether it makes economic sense?
Sunday, July 1; Riverport Amphitheatre
On their new album, In It for the Money, Supergrass make sonic clutter into highly interesting listening
Written and directed by Cameron Crowe
Directed by Don Bluth and Gary Goldman
Directed by Stephen Frears
Visiting the future with local iconoclast Tory Z. Starbuck