Ravi ColtraneIt's shaping up to be a year of changes for saxophonist Ravi Coltrane. For starters, Coltrane, who opened yesterday and performs through Saturday at Jazz at the Bistro (3536 Washington Avenue, 314-534-3663), has put his long-running quartet, featuring pianist Luis Perdomo, bassis ... More >>
Kelsey WhippleThere's good news and bad news here: Depending on how you feel about the literature giant, the July 18 news that Borders is closing its doors and liquidating all of its merchandise comes with heavy hearts and lighter wallets. Well, we have more news for you: It has been one mont ... More >>
Jeff Tweedy as the Queen of RageMichelle Bachmann's Newsweek cover, on which she stares out icily over the headline The Queen Of Rage, has provoked intense reaction, mostly because of Bachmann's rapidly ballooning public caricature, but at least partly because the look in her eyes is somethin ... More >>
Each Tuesday, record-store clerks unpack boxes of albums and restock shelves with the latest releases. This week brings a slew of notable albums, including new music from Rogue Wave front man Zach Rogue's Release the Sunbird project, British singer/celebrity Joss Stone and Swedish elect ... More >>
9 p.m. Tuesday, August 11. Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, 6504 Delmar Boulevard.
10 p.m. Saturday, December 13. The Gramophone, 4243 Manchester Avenue.
Another Independence Day weekend, another fireworks-caused house fire. Here's what else went on over the weekend: Fair St. Louis On Friday, Fair St. Louis and the Live OFF the Levee concert series got underway for the summer. Held in Soldier's Memorial Park, the festival drew out a couple thousa ... More >>
8 p.m. Friday, July 4. Live Off the Levee, Soldiers Memorial, 1315 Chestnut Street
Since I'm barely coherent today, all I'm going to do is post this. Announced today, the Fair St. Louis/Live on the Levee summer schedule. Friday, July 4: Drake Bell (from Nickelodeon’s “Drake and Josh" show) Shannon Nicole Joss Stone Saturday, July 5: Gloria Brand Anthony Hamilton Friday, J ... More >>
Soul-survivor Sharon Jones and her crack backup the Dap-Kings finally bring their '60s retro-cool to the Lou.
9 p.m. Tuesday, August 21. Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, 6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City
Introducing Joss Stone (Virgin)
8 p.m. Wednesday, September 20. The Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard).
Local radio stations check holiday shows off their wish lists
The beer-drinking, the game-watching, the east-side partying: We took it all in so you wouldn't have to
We look back on the career of Gary Mac and check out the concerts of the Final Four
Jude Law's Alfie puts a pretty face on a once-ugly story
Mind, Body & Soul (S-Curve)