Surely it could not have been easy being one of the lesser Ramones, but never let it be said that Marky Ramone, who assumed the drum kit after Tommy dropped out, was content to rest on the laurels of secondhand rock stardom. Even as the band stopped touring and its founding members slipped off this ... More >>
The wait is almost over. On Saturday, filmmaker Stephen Bannon brings his Sarah Palin documentary The Undefeated to St. Louis as part of the Smart Girl Summit.Based on the name of that conference, you'd think it would be hard for Bannon to find a more discriminating local audience to screen his f ... More >>
Rush Limbaugh is cashing in on the tea party schtick with, yes, tea.As if that tornado wasn't bad enough, this weekend, the town of Joplin, Missouri, got a visit from Rush Limbaugh.The bombastic radio host (and Missouri native) was there to promote a new product called Two if By Tea -- a bottled ... More >>
by Bob Weinstein; Wikipedia. Note to self, as a future historical-figure-ghost: If Sarah Palin and Paul Revere are any indication, the best way to trend on Twitter 200 years after your death is to have someone controversial give a particularly strange recounting of your life's work, as inform ... More >>
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Over at the Columbia Daily Tribune, columnist T. J. Greaney has composed a strange tribute to Robert Bolivar DePugh, leader of an anti-Communist militia group (or a domestic terrorism cell, depending on your point of view) called the Minutemen. DePugh died June 30 in his basement apartment, beneath ... More >>
Dennis talks theater with a symphony conductor — and a theatrical one, at that.
Kerry may have given up on Missouri, but musicians haven't
Week of September 10, 2003
Week of July 9, 2003
Retro-purists be damned! The Boss Martians are breaking out of the garage.
Laurie Anderson finds happiness in uncomfortable places
Looking for influence, significance, development and perpetuation at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Beatle Bob has been on a one-man dance marathon, bop-bop-bopping all over town. But why?
The attractions of Magnetic Fields' three-CD 69 Love Songs