Happy Halloween, Daily RFT readers! Don't waste your time with phony ghost stories. St. Louis has plenty of "real" tales of hauntings, possessions and more. Here are three of our favorite St. Louis ghost stories. Click the title to read the full story. 1. The Bubblehead Family Maybe they were the ... More >>
Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded YouTube videos; there, you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new sho ... More >>
Matisyahu, the newly clean-shaven Hasidic rapper/singer, will be appearing on August 16 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in support of Sublime with Rome. Exciting, yes, but not compared to his just-announced free in-store at Vintage Vinyl (6610 Delmar Blvd). This follows recent appearances by bi ... More >>
Here again: every newly announced show for the week! On page one you'll find a quick list of shows that particularly caught our attention, followed by embedded Youtube videos with which you can check out some of the artists you may not be familiar with. Page two contains our complete listing of new ... More >>
Image viaLooking back at it, it now seems inevitable that Matthew Paul Miller, the reggae singer popularly known as Matisyahu, would distance himself from Orthodox Judaism. After all, he'd already cut ties with Chabad-Lubavitch, the outreach-minded Chassidic sect, a few years earlier. And he' ... More >>
Ruvi LeiderMatisyahu | Murder City Players The Pageant July 9, 2011 Only at a Matisyahu show will you find both yarmulkes and pot: The Saturday night crowd at the Pageant was transfixed as one of God's chosen people beat boxed and rapped his way across the stage. Matthew Paul Miller, better ... More >>
It's our favorite day of the week once again, and we will not be bored in the next couple days. There's a great local bill at the Sheldon tonight, the second of this season's Post Performance Series downtown tomorrow and the Indie Rock Ice Cream Social just a few blocks away. Off Broadway ho ... More >>
Dani KinnisonEven with the instant gratification of the internet, there is still something about the art of show flyers that cannot be replaced. This week we tramped up Cherokee Street and down Delmar Boulevard to deliver to you this week's shows in fliers from the walls, countertops and wind ... More >>
Billed as the "World's Largest Music Festival," Summerfest in Milwaukee is more like an epic feel-good concert series. The festival has the same good-natured and down-to-earth vibe of a city fair, packed with tens of thousands of people proud of their city. Make the half-day drive not for a t ... More >>
wikimedia commonsHuzzahs all around for dub fans and dance music devotees -- the Glitch Mob returns! Plus: Israeli grime slinger Borgore. It's been a minute since we heard from Clownvis Presley, but the STL ex-pat will stomp through one of his old haunts, Off Broadway, on July 1. Meryl Streep ... More >>
Hasidic reggae singer Matisyahu is coming to St. Louis on July 9th. Tickets are $25.00 for general admission or $30 for reserved balcony spots. They're on sale Friday starting at 5 p.m. either the Pageant box office or through Ticketmaster. No opener has been announced yet. Matisyahu hasn't ... More >>
recordstoreday.comApril's annual Record Store Day has been such a rousing success, a semi-sequel is happening on Black Friday. Indie record stores all around the country will have exclusives, special releases, deluxe editions and other rare, limited-run goodies for sale. Vintage Vinyl and Euc ... More >>
Todd WestphalKosha Dillz, keeping it real.It's only Wednesday, but there are plenty of stellar going-out options tonight in town. At the Old Rock House, fans of pure pop -- think modern acts such as Alphabeat or the Bird and the Bee and old-school acts such as ABC and Duran Duran -- should c ... More >>
During a talk last month at Wash U, distinguished alumnus Harold Ramis described a rabbi who recommended carrying a slip of paper in each pocket. One should read, "Today the world was created just for you," while the other should say, "You are a speck of dust in a vast and meaningless universe." He ... More >>
8 p.m. Monday, November 2. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
The Fox Theatre *Mark Knopfler, Thursday, April 22, 2010 The Pageant *Matisyahu, Monday, November 2 Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers, Thursday, November 19 *LMFAO, Friday, November 20 Blueberry Hill *Chuck Berry, Wednesday, October 1 *The Hibernauts, Saturday, October 24
7 p.m. Saturday, December 29. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
7 p.m. Thursday, June 28. Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, 14141 Riverport Drive, Maryland Heights.
7 p.m. Monday, June 26. Creepy Crawl (412 North Tucker Boulevard)
Week of June 22, 2006
Thursday, March 16, at 8 p.m. The Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard)
We gush over Trey Anastasio, get some cowbell advice from Blue Öyster Cult's expert and administer a headphones fidelity test
We get trippy with hippies, watch musicians melt and dig a heavy fatwa
A feast of sweet summer sounds awaits you