Some facts as I know them at deadline: Two are dead and dozens are injured after a high speed chase along Red River Street. in downtown Austin, Texas last night. After being pulled over by police for a suspected DWI, the vehicle sped off against traffic, crashed through a barricade and plowed throug ... More >>
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Nick Lowe Sheldon Concert Hall September 26, 2012 "I knew the bride when she used to rock and roll," sang Nick Lowe to wind down an hour of songs at the Sheldon last night. For its part, the not-quite capacity crowd knew the groom when he used to power, pop, pub and punk, when he used to answer to ... More >>
8 p.m. Tuesday, June 21. The Fox Theatre, 527 North Grand Boulevard.
Image viaAt 9:30 p.m. or so on Wednesday evening at the Fabulous Fox, the band was playing the crowd out with an instrumental reprise of "Okie From Muskogee." The house lights came up, the singers had gone and the stagehands were making their move. There would be no encore for Merle Haggard a ... More >>
‚ÄčOur new issue is making its way to newsstands and has already found its way onto the Internets. So, what to look for in this week's issue? New staff writer John Tucker has his first cover story under his belt with "Daddy's Little Girl," the story of 12-year-old Madeline Green, a south-city tween ... More >>
Akron/Family don't just stunt as Michael Gira's marionettes in Angels of Light, the band fight the good fight against piracy by leaking a series of dummy albums prior to the release of their new long player in February. With Delicate Steve at The Billiken Club February 28. BB's Jazz Blues a ... More >>
This concert announcement coincidentally came a few hours after we posted our list of musicians who turn back time: Merle Haggard (age 73) and Kris Kristofferson (age 74) will be playing at the Fabulous Fox on March 9 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $48, $58 and $68, and are on sale Friday, January 14, at 10 ... More >>
* = a band coming to town, = signifies a local act Vintage Vinyl 1. NATIONAL---High Violet 2. DEAD WEATHER---Sea Of Cowards 3. NEW PORNOGRAPHERS---Together* 4. OZOMATLI---Fire Away 5. GOGOL BORDELLO---Trans-Continental Hustle* 6. USHER---Raymond V. Raymond 7. CARIBOU---Swim* 8. FLYING LOTU ... More >>
7 p.m and 9 p.m. Thursday, May 17. Ameristar Casino (1260 South Main Street, St. Charles).
Todd Snider's restless soul belies a heart of gold.
Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut
Richard Linklaterís ensemble polemic may just turn you off burgers for good.
8 p.m. Wednesday, October 25. The Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard).
Week of October 19, 2005
This horse movie needs to be put down as soon as possible
It isn't the movie you may think it is, but Hostage will get your attention
An experimental director and a harrowing tale fit The Jacket perfectly
The True/False Film Festival is the cream of the documentary crop
Streisand and Hoffman save a family -- and a movie, too
Blade confronts the ultimate vampire, and geeks everywhere rejoice
Silver City plants a shrub where it wants to dig up a Bush
Week of May 8, 2002
Friday, April 5; Frederick's Music Lounge
Week of March 20, 2002
Hard times are nothing new to outlaw-country pioneer Billy Joe Shaver -- but they seem to have gotten harder in recent years
On the crest of O Brother, Where Art Thou?, the influential Norman Blake comes to St. Louis for the weekend
Looking for Ozark culture amid the neon, glitter and traffic of Highway 76 in Branson