Jon Bon Jovi

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2014

    Steve Truesdell: Meet the 2014 Best Music Photographers in St. Louis

    Earlier, you helped us select our ten favorite concert photographers in St. Louis. We got well over 100 nominations, after which our panel of judges narrowed the field to just ten. In the coming weeks, we'll be introducing you to each of the finalists and having them share some of their favorite con ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2013

    Get To Know Singer/Actor John Corbett Before Tonight's Show at The Gramophone

    You can't help but notice a guy with a good head of hair, like the kind John Corbett has. Oh, sure, other things matter, too. Things like portraying an ex-convict disk jockey in Northern Exposure, one of the most popular television shows of the '90s. Things like playing Carrie Bradshaw's furniture-m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2013

    Here are Five Charity Songs that Sucked for the 28th Anniversary of "We Are the World"

    Way back in the '80s, people liked feeling magnanimous. "I hear there are starving kids in Ethiopia." "Fuck that! We can feed people with a song!" And thus, the idea for "We Are the World" was born. Maybe. I haven't actually talked to Lionel Richie about his motivation for coordinating the song, bu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2012

    Karaoke as Aphrodisiac?

    Karaoke can be a dangerous endeavor. What can you sing that won't make friends shun you? How can you go balls-out during your next performance? Each week in "Ask a Karaoke Host," RFT Music writer and professional karaoke host Allison Babka answers your burning questions about maximizing your melodio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2012

    The Six Most Self-Aware Songs

    Interesting things happen when a song realizes it is a song. Forms collapse, listeners become part of the writing process, and a track's guts become its skin. Here are the six most self-aware songs. Let us know what your favorites are, because we all know self-awareness is a common trait among those ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2012

    Farewell WSGX 100.3 FM, Gen X Radio, We Hardly Heard Ye

    Yesterday, Wednesday, May 23, St. Louis radio station WSGX 100.3 FM switched formats from '90s music mecca "GenX Radio" to "The Brew," a classic rock station. The last song for the Generation X-aimed audience was Blind Melon's "No Rain" followed by jarring transition song "I Wanna Rock" by Twisted S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2008

    Video Song: R2-D2 Jon Bon Jovi, "R2-D2 We Wish You A Merry Christmas"

    Lots of holiday jams will return this afternoon, I'm feeling well enough to come into the office. Until then, please enjoy Jon Bon Jovi's first professional recording, a song called "R2-D2 We Wish You A Merry Christmas."

  • Film

    September 14, 2005

    Film Openings

    Week of September 14, 2005

  • Film

    July 7, 2004

    King Artless

    Bruckheimer's knights go for grit but lose the glory

  • Music

    April 16, 2003

    Piano Men

    Key-ticklers at the Drake Bar and the Big Bang reinvigorate the old piano-bar concept

  • Music

    November 17, 1999


    The Stormtroopers of Death return to set heavy metal straight