This week features plenty of big name shows including Billy Joel and Ben Folds. Besides those heavy-hitters, head to the Engine Room at Ferraro's say hi to the Funs as they get back from tour and bye to Black Panties as they hit the road. The Underachievers, Shakey Graves and more also stop into tow ... 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! FIVE BABIES, FOUR BABY MAMAS Dear Willie D: I can't believe I messed around and had a baby by a man who already had th ... More >>
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 >>
[Editor's Note: For a change, this week's print edition features two Homespun reviews written by RFT Music Senior Writer Christian Schaeffer, because why not?]
7:30 and 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, February 1 to Saturday, February 4. Jazz at the Bistro, 3536 Washington Avenue.
7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, October 7 and 8. BB's Jazz Blues & Soups, 700 South Broadway.
7:30 p.m. Sunday, October 2. The Touhill Performing Arts Center, One University Drive at Natural Bridge Road.
8 p.m. Saturday, June 25. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
Did you know that rock and soul crooner Vince Martin is one of St. Louis best-kept secrets? Frankly, neither did we. But who are we to argue he's not -- especially when Orchid Terrace Retirement Community declares him that in a press release sent today to Daily RFT? (Yes, we respect our elders here! ... More >>
The Singers: Heatwave was helmed by brothers Keith Wilder and Johnnie Wilder, Jr., but the band's secret weapon was organist and songwriter Rod Temperton. The Englishman wrote all the songs on Heatwave's debut LP, including today's slow jam, but Temperton racked up a massive amount of songwriting cr ... More >>
8 p.m. Friday, February 13. The Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center at the University of Missouri-St. Louis, One University Drive.
6:30 p.m. Saturday, June 2. Shaw Park, (South Brentwood and Forsyth Boulevards)
Collaborations (Hidden Beach/Epic)
Then we check out a book about Edwardsville's legendary Mississippi River Festival.
Moving Arts Dance via Starship
Week of August 4, 2004
Saturday, March 6; Off Broadway
Despite the odds, the second annual St. Louis Jazz Festival will succeed -- thanks to all the help from corporate backers
Renowned session drummer Ndugu Chancler heads up a celebration of the beat at UM-St. Louis
Tuesday, Jan. 22; Sheldon
Wednesday-Sunday, Oct. 17-21; Bistro Europa
WSSM (106.5 FM)
The St. Louis African Chorus' Fred Onovwerosuoke brings to fruition the Festival of African and West African Music in St. Louis
Friday and Saturday, Sept. 15 and 16; Sheldon Concert Hall
Directed by Don Bluth and Gary Goldman