Jamie Foehner

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2014

    Lemmons Oral History - The Lost Interviews

    In this week's music feature, we talk about Lemmons, the beloved  south-city spot for punk rock and pizza. The dive bar closed recently to the surprise, and dismay, of many. We were unable to fit all the interviews of people's favorite memories from the bar's twelve-year existence into the print ed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2014

    Making Lemmonade: Locals Remember South Side Dive Bar

    by Joseph Hess and Mabel Suen "Like anything, there are ups and downs. When there are more downs, it's time to get out. I'm just exhausted," says Michael Gross, former owner of Lemmons, beloved south-city spot for punk rock and pizza. The dive bar closed last week to the surprise, and dismay, of ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2009

    Jamie Foehner Tribute Article Memorial Service Information

    In this week's paper, I wrote a longer tribute to Jamie Foehner, who passed away last week. There will be a memorial tribute to him on Sunday, April 5, at Lemmons starting at 4 p.m. Details are still being worked out, but I expect information to come to light soonish, once people chime in. Meanwhile ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2009

    This Week in RFT, April 1 - April 8

    We're back at you, and on April Fool's Day no less. This week we proudly present our special "Play Ball" Opening Day 2009 spread, complete with a full-page St. Louis Cardinals schedule (suitable for framing), and a thought-provoking piece by our baseball blogger extraordinaire, Aaron Schaf ... More >>

  • Music

    April 1, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 26, 2009

    Jamie Foehner Memorial at Lemmons, Sunday, April 5

    Details are still coming together, but there will be a memorial for Jamie Foehner, who passed away earlier this week, on Sunday, April 5 at Lemmons (5800 Gravois; 314-481-4812). The event will start around 4 p.m. and go to 11 p.m. Bands are expected to play, and there will also hopefully be an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2009

    R.I.P. Jamie Foehner, Lemmons Booker and Trivia Host Extraordinaire

    Sad news to report: Jamie Foehner, who was a familiar figure at Lemmons as their booker/door man and trivia co-host, passed away late yesterday. He was 38. His Facebook page alluded to some recent health problems and hospital stays, but no further details are available at the moment. ... More >>

  • Music

    January 2, 2008

    Jamie Foehner Benefit

    12 p.m. Saturday, January 6. Lemmons, 5800 Gravois.

  • Music

    December 21, 2005

    Christmas Wrapping

    Locals share their holiday memories; the latest on Frederick's Music Lounge's sartorial swag and for-sale signs

  • Music

    December 22, 2004

    The Friction Tape

    Especially when it casts Fred Friction as Susan B. Anthony

  • Calendar

    April 21, 2004

    Never the Twain Shall Meet

    Resurrecting Solomon Carver