Paul Brown

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2014

    The Sad End of Bethlehem Lutheran Church

    Demolition crews have been working on the ill-fated Bethlehem Lutheran for the last week, following the collapse of one of its exterior walls. The historic Hyde Park church, which we wrote about back in January, will also cease to exist in the next month. The church has sat vacant for the last 25 ye ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2013

    Animal Collective, Hoodie Allen, Widespread Panic and More in This Week's Show Announcements

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    Mac Miller and Van Halen Lead This Week's Show Announcements

    Nothing raises the hackles of the music-hating snark machines over at Pitchfork like a lil rap album that defies the odds by sticking to formula. Mac Miller's Blue Slide Park was slapped with a 1.0 rating, despite the the fact that it managed to move nearly 200,000 copies it's first week. Miller's a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2010

    Downtown's Rooftop "Supper Club" Re-Starts Now That Spring Has Sprung

    Roaming Revelry"Lolli-cobs" with chili-honey butter, served at a supper club last year. ‚ÄčMonday night is generally to restaurant people what Sunday night is to 9-to-5ers: a time to relax and recharge for the week ahead. So why would two young St. Louis cooks choose Monday -- their night off -- to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2009

    St. Louis Weekend Concert Calendar: June 19 to 21

    Friday, June 19 *Kepi Ghoulie/The 75s/Midtown Thieves/Blind Eyes, The Library *Matthew Sweet/Magnolia Summer, Blueberry Hill's Duck Room *Joe Dirt & the Dirty Boys Band/The Who Band, The Pageant *Kim Lenz & the Jaguars, Beale on Broadway *Dual Boot (CD release)/Ghettface/Chapa, Firebird *Target Mar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2009

    St. Louis Weekend Concert Calendar: January 23 to 25

    Friday, January 23*TOK/Futants, Lemmons*Funky Butt Brass Band, The Gramophone*Lambchop, Off Broadway*Bel-Airs, BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups*Cavashawn et al, Cicero's*Divided Like a Saint's, Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center*Whitey Morgan and the 78's, Deluxe*Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Argosy Casino*Basshound ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2009

    Play Hooky Today and Watch the Inauguration

    If you're reading this early, you may want to call into work, stay home and watch the inauguration. Or you could head out on the town, have a stiff drink or two in the middle of the afternoon, talk politics all day long and be back home in time for dinner. Once home, you can get in a cat nap before ... More >>

  • News

    April 30, 2008
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    April 18, 2007

    Vote for Irene Allen!

    We announced the Music Award nominees. Not everyone was pleased.

  • Home Entertainment

    July 19, 2006

    Cyber Shula

    NFL Head Coach wants to make a legend out of you.

  • Music

    June 28, 2006

    Beat Happenings

    Music news you can use

  • News

    January 19, 2005

    Lost Downtown

    Amid the lofty renaissance, the hardcore of the urban core

  • News

    January 28, 2004

    Going Postal

    Maybe itís time to revisit Steve Stogelís redevelopment plan for the Old Post Office downtown

  • News

    June 13, 2001

    Wrecking Brawl

    For eight years, the city has kept Mark Finney from replacing the historic Syndicate Trust Building with a parking garage. He says, "Buy it or get the hell out of the way." It's time to put up or shut up.