Update below: David Kramer, a Jewish school teacher who pleaded guilty to child molestation in St. Louis in 2008, has been sentenced for additional molestation charges -- this time in Melbourne, Australia. St. Louis advocates are drawing attention to the sentencing on the other side of the world t ... More >>
Under normal circumstances I despise inane small talk and "how's the weather" chatter, but for the purposes of filling these show-pick-posts' opening paragraphs with content, its a consistent fallback. That said, I wore a jacket outside this weekend! WHOA HOLY SHIT. Sometimes I think I could write ... More >>
(New albums are typically released on Tuesdays, i.e., today. What can you spend your hard-earned pennies on this week? Find out below.) And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of the Dead's Tao Of the Dead*And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead, Tao of the Dead Spin gave Tao of the Dead a 7 out ... More >>
People say St. Louis is a soccer town. I believe it, based on responses to a story I wrote a few weeks ago about the city's first homeless soccer team.
Iron & Wine played to a crowded house at The Pageant on Friday night. Roy Kasten has the review. Lauren Winchester has a photo slide show of the show and concert goers. Graffiti from Down Under Also on Friday, "10,320 Miles from Melbourne," an art show consisting of graffiti-inspired pieces fro ... More >>
What: 10,320 Miles from Melbourne, a graffiti-themed art show Where: Hoffman-Lachance Gallery, 3100 Sutton in Maplewood On Friday night, four artists whose home-base of Melbourne, Australia is 10,320 miles away (give or take a few hundred), came to St. Louis for the second stop on a four-city to ... More >>
RFT Staff Writer Kristen Hinman wrote about a St. Louis-based soccer team comprised of homeless men in this week's paper. Coached by David Flomo, the Liberian-born, former child solider now earning his second master's degree at Saint Louis University, the team will head to the Homeless USA Cup in ... More >>
Aussies bomb Maplewood
8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28. Lucas School House, 1220 Allen Avenue.
Wednesday, September 28; the Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard)
If you can't get laid at a science-fiction convention, you can't get laid!
Body Language (Capitol)
Just don't go halfway
Anne Rice's cheesy vampire queen doesn't suck