• Blogs

    November 17, 2014

    The Ten Most Underrated Guitarists in the History of Rock

    While traveling to Texas a few weeks ago, I could not stop listening to Mutiny on the Bay, the searing collection of '80s Dead Kennedys performances released in 2001; East Bay Ray, it occurred to me, is one of the most underrated guitarists in the history of rock. To me, being underrated doesn't me ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2012

    Stag Nite Oral History - The Lost Interviews

    See also: Stag Nite Offers Weekly Camaraderie in Debauchery. Stag Nite: the Slideshow In this week's print edition we ran a story on Stag Nite, a South City tradition celebrating its ninth year anniversary, which features the time-tested coupling of cheap booze and live music. Unfortunately we we ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2011

    Ten Best Non-Mardi Gras Things To Do This Weekend in St. Louis: March 4 to 6

    ​This weekend kicks off the drunkest time of the year in St. Louis -- yes, it's Mardi Gras, the precursor to the days-long St. Patrick's Day celebration. All of the Mardi Gras listings and action is here. Some of the shows coming to town are here. And below, ten more events at which you won't ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2010

    Special Offer: Pay to Watch Doug Stanhope Get Liquored Up & Miserable

    Image viaDoug Stanhope - adored in Britain, ignored in America. ​Doug Stanhope is a sick man: a sufferer of umbilical hernia, a surly boozer, recidivist smoker, champion of recreational drugs, former Libertarian candidate for President, rambling social satirist and stand-up veteran who's crawling ... More >>

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  • Music

    May 9, 2007

    Local Motion: Stag Night: Live at Leeds

    9 p.m. Wednesday, March 16. Off Broadway (3509 Lemp Avenue).

  • Music

    November 15, 2006

    Pet Smarts

    Meet Be Your Own Pet, the Nashville group that carries on punk's young, loud and snotty tradition.

  • Music

    May 4, 2005

    The Wedding Present

    Saturday, May 7; Blueberry Hill's Duck Room (6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City)

  • Culture

    September 24, 2003

    The Reel Who

    Twenty-five years later, a filmmaker comes to grips with his Kids

  • Music

    June 13, 2001

    Rodeo Soul with Boyracer

    Friday, June 15; Frederick's Music Lounge

  • Music

    February 23, 2000

    The Who

    BBC Sessions (MCA)

  • Culture

    January 20, 1999

    Tale of the Tape

    The Improbable Theater Company's 70 Hill Lane relies on basic props and the audience's imagination