Editor: Tef Poe is an artist from St. Louis city. Through powerful imagery and complicated honesty, he has earned a reputation as one of the best rappers telling the story of St. Louis, which is about much more than one place. Poe has been featured in music publications such as XXL and Urb Magazine. ... More >>
Welcome to Ask Willie D, where the Geto Boys MC answers reader questions about matters, in his own words, "funny, serious or unpredictable." Something on your mind? Ask Willie D! TWO SIDES TO A FRIENDSHIP Dear Willie D: The other day I decided to call an old friend to catch up. From the moment s ... More >>
Welcome to Ask Willie D, where the Geto Boys MC answers reader questions about matters, in his own words, "funny, serious or unpredictable." Something on your mind? Ask Willie D! BURNED BY THE RELATIVE I LOANED MONEY Dear Willie D: I loaned my cousin $500 more than six months ago. She promised ... More >>
8:30 p.m. Friday, April 6. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
8 p.m. Wednesday, March 21. Old Rock House, 1200 South Seventh Street.
8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 1. Plush, 3224 Locust Street.
Walter grew up in Smalltown, USA, the kind of place whose population number (literally) flips every time a vehicle rolls into or out of town. He's the adorable felt brother and best friend of Gary (Jason Segel) who, after stumbling across old episodes of The Muppet Show, becomes enchanted with th ... More >>
8 p.m. Sunday, March 27. The Luminary Center for the Arts, 4900 Reber Place.
Image viaIt's been nearly a decade since Valient Thorr arrived on Earth - Chapel Hill, North Carolina, to be exact - from its home on Venus. This Sunday the band will make its second St. Louis appearance in six months, opening for Motorhead at Pop's. In September Valient Thorr headlined at th ... More >>
8 p.m. Tuesday, December 14. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
courtesy ofRob RuzickaNestled in the corner of a dead-end block in Richmond Heights remains the 2 Keys House. Possibly unknown to its current residents, the house's basement walls continue to hold a strong historical significance for St. Louisans of a certain music generation. The short-liv ... More >>
Image sourceLike so many others, A. E. Hotchner, who chronicled his boyhood in Depression-era St. Louis in King of the Hill, has abandoned us for fame and fortune and far-away lands where celebrities hang out. Hotchner parlayed his friendship with Ernest Hemingway into several memoirs and his ... More >>
Dennis Brown and Paul Friswold suss out the St. Louis theater scene
8 p.m. Thursday, March 11. The Luminary Center for the Arts, 4900 Reber Place.
9 p.m. Monday, November 2. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
Via MySpace, via reader Bob (thanks!): Riddle of Steel is reuniting for one more show this fall. Details:"Ladies and gents, mark your calendars: Saturday October 10th, 2009 at the Firebird in St. Louis with Roma 79 and Traindodge. Why? Our best friend, benefactor and Ascetic Records label owner Hi ... More >>
One day when I was in the sixth grade -- during gym class, I think -- a classmate I didn't know very well came up to me and started spouting off the funniest shit I'd ever heard. It was an entire comedy routine, at least five minutes long, parodying a radio news broadcast. He had another bit as a d. ... More >>
Riverfront Times talks with director Julien Temple about the making of The Future is Unwritten.
8 p.m. Monday, September 17. Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
7 and 9 p.m., Thursday, September 13. Bottleneck Blues Bar, Ameristar Casino, 1260 South Main Street, St. Charles.
It's not just for breakfast anymore
Week of September 1, 2004
Week of October 1, 2003
Gina and Dan Gibbons' Wedding
St. Louis native Jim Longo revisits some local ghosts in a storytelling and booksigning appearance
Exploring the bond between gay men and straight women in the performance piece fag/hag
Written and directed by Eric Rohmer