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7 p.m. Thursday, December 6. Pop's Nightclub, 401 Monsanto Avenue, Sauget, Illinois.
An outfit worn by Webster Groves-native Karlie Kloss in the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show on Wednesday has the company under fire. Kloss strutted down the runway in a Native American-themed ensemble, featuring a feather headdress with tails down to the floor. She looked super hot in it and ... More >>
I think I dropped several IQ points over the weekend when I attended / reviewed the Odd Future show at the Pageant on Friday. My headache has subsided, but matters of intelligent thought or focus are still coming slowly and proving difficult. In other words, I can't think of anything to write here, ... More >>
7 p.m. Saturday, September 8. The Gramophone, 4243 Manchester Avenue.
Well I don't know about you, but I was certainly not impressed by so-called "Tropical Storm" Isaac. Yeah, it rained a little, but the way people were talking about it made it seem like we would all be awash over the weekend -- my neighbor even asked me on Friday if I had enough groceries and batteri ... More >>
Akon hasn't been perfect throughout his career, but it's hard to accuse him of being selfish. The St. Louis native developed a propensity to share the spotlight with other artists, even if it means his presence isn't always noticed. That cooperative mentality allowed Akon's behind-the-scenes career ... More >>
8 p.m. Wednesday, December 7. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
Today (finally!) is the start of 2011's St. Louis Fashion Week. For the seventh year, Brown Shoe will be presenting Project:Design!, a competition featuring the work of six designers based out of, or near, St. Louis. The lines of the top six designers, chosen online by the public, will be feature ... More >>
Photo by Jon ScorfinaMany St. Louisans know Joe Edwards as the man behind the revitalization of the Delmar Loop. His imagination has spawned Blueberry Hill, the rehabilitated Tivoli theatre, the Pageant, the Moonrise Hotel, and most recently the Chuck Berry statue. His joyous projects have at ... More >>
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 8. Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, 14141 Riverport Drive, Maryland Heights.
The Muny season comes to a close
B-Sides gets real with our favorite Pretender and theSTART's Aimee Echo.
Fear and loathing in St. Louis: A to Z's week as a woman-about-town.
Week of December 28, 2006
The Sweet Escape (Interscope)
In My Mind (Star Trak/Interscope)
At War with the Mystics (Warner Brothers)
Three St. Louis-area women take burlesque to new heights
Korn's guitarist moves to holier pastures, words fall into oblivion and B-Sides encourages Gwen and Madonna to grow up.
Matching the playoff-rockin' Cardinals with some appropriate tunes
The boys who have bouncy cars and the women who love them
We sip java with Alanis, investigate podcasting and figure out what those concert tickets are really worth
Saturday, January 8; Creepy Crawl
Howard Hughes gets what he wants, in this case a fun and loving biopic
Friday, July 30; Creepy Crawl
Hell Yeah (Epitaph)
Sham Daugherty and Alonzo Lee Jr., the Trak Starz, aim to make St. Louis the center of the hip-hop universe
Eve-Olution (Ruff Ryders/Interscope)
Our latest pop phenomenon, deconstructed for your convenience
Nobody has the right to judge you for your secret musical kinks -- but everyone will