Grand Rapids

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2014

    Beck Adds New Dates to His Upcoming Tour: St. Louis in July

    Beck has just announced additional dates for his tour in support of Morning Phase, his latest album, release in February. St. Louis will get a stop by the prolific artist on July 16 at the Pageant.

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2013

    InFest STL 3 Announces Line-Up for Three Days of Music and More at 2720 Cherokee

    InFest StL, a quarterly indoor indie festival at 2720 Cherokee that got its start in January, just announced the line-up for its third event. A flat rate of $10 grants admission to three days of entertainment at InFest StL #3, which will feature live music, art and more from Friday, July 26 to Sunda ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2012

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows From April 16 to 22

    Ok folks, this week is insane -- the number of excellent shows that did not make the cut for this post could easily fill another, if not for the nagging reality that time is finite. We don't want to short-change you though, so here's the runner-up rundown: Crowbar at Fubar on Monday, Cursive at Off ... More >>

  • Music

    April 12, 2012

    La Dispute

    7 p.m. Monday, April 16. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2011

    Spankalicious Moves to Cincinnati, but His Roots Remain in St. Louis

    Courtesy of the artistSpankalicious at the Copper Dragon last week in Carbondale, Illinois. ​Local bounce beatsmith Spankalicious recently made the move to Cincinnati, and tomorrow night he plays one of his last 2011 dates in St. Louis at 2720 Cherokee (2720 Cherokee Street, 314-664-9900) with ... More >>

  • Music

    April 21, 2010
  • Blogs

    January 18, 2010

    Vegans Who Aren't Morrissey Also Love the Pageant

    Todd Owyoung​Morrissey's concert rider bans meat from whatever venue he happens to be playing that night, due to his staunch vegan status. (When he played the Pageant last year, the hot dog cart even had to take the night off!) We're not sure if that has anything to do with the following item, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2009

    FoodWire: Founders Beer Dinner at Newstead Tower

    Newstead Tower Public House (4353 Manchester Avenue; Web site) is hosting a four-course dinner paired with Founders Brewing Company beers this Thursday, June 17. The dinner is at 7 p.m. and costs $40 per person; reservations are required. Call 314-535-7771 for reservations or more info.The Grand Rap ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 3, 2009
  • Music

    December 26, 2007

    Face the Nation

    We find out what rocked across the country in 2007.

  • News

    November 14, 2007

    Sno Luck

    Man is it nice to kick the ol' crapola out of Louisville, Grand Rapids and Roanoke at something!

  • Music

    February 28, 2007

    Samwell asks the eternal question: "You want to do it in my butt?"

    Plus: a very successful witch, and the saddest lost-dog story ever told.

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2007

    Dog Gone

    Tom Matthews calls his search for his lost mutt, Mattie, "just another lost-dog story." If that's the case, Matthews and his wife, Alice, of Grand Rapids, Michigan, are redefining the genre. In the five months since Mattie, a shaggy little white twelve-year-old, disappeared in the couple's 2001 Buic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2006
  • News

    January 18, 2006

    Aerial Erotica

    Three St. Louis-area women take burlesque to new heights

  • Music

    January 12, 2005

    Mustard Plug

    Saturday, January 15 (early show); Creepy Crawl

  • News

    December 24, 2003

    The Son Rises

    Given up for adoption as an infant, the author sets out to climb his family tree

  • News

    June 25, 2003

    Meet the Anarchists

    The brouhaha surrounding this year's World Agricultural Forum said a lot about St. Louis. And a lot of what it said wasn't very good.

  • News

    May 21, 2003

    Don't Go There

    Metropolis' North St. Louis pub crawl could be just the beginning and the season's over for Coach Brady

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 26, 2001

    Best Minor-League Team

    St. Louis Swarm

  • News

    July 14, 1999

    Public Exchange

    Artist Mary Miss' plan for the space next to the new Federal Courthouse is vastly different from the statues and monolithic sculptures of the past. It's public art that actually keeps the public in mind.