A quarter of a century ago, a show called African Alert invaded the airwaves at St. Louis' community radio station, KDHX, exposing listeners to the golden era of hip-hop as it trickled throughout the country in steadily-increasing streams. Ronald Butts, a.k.a. DJ G. Wiz, acted as a key player behind ... More >>
Have you caught wind of the "Ebony Experiment" in yesterday's Los Angeles Times (though John and Maggie Anderson are conducting their year-long experiment in the Chicago area, where they live). A quick summary from the Times:The Andersons, African Americans who rose from humble means, are attempting ... More >>
Gary Stewart saw the truth in the bottom of a glass, and it killed him
Saturday, Dec. 15; Incahoots
Wednesday, Jan. 19; Side Door
When Bruton Stroube Studios sought a new location in the city, they turned to Grand Center Inc. Now the business is stuck with a building they can't afford to renovate but many of their neighbors don't want demolished.
Will someone from the Reform Party please report to the office?