I'm a 24-year-old One Direction fan. One day, years ago, a friend suggested I listen to the band while I was studying for finals in college. I had never heard of those five boys from the British X-Factor, but I gave their music a chance, one thing led to another, and now "Up All Night" is at the top ... More >>
It's the Oscarszzzzzzzz! Ellen DeGeneres returned to host red-carpet season's most boring awards show last night with a little more bite than her goodie-goodie turn in 2007. The daytime talk show vet kicked off the ungodly-long telecast by making fun of actress Jennifer Lawrence's fall (this year's, ... More >>
This happened: Laura Cantrell, a New York-based country singer and songwriter, shared a stage with two friends, Rosie Flores and Kristi Rose, backed by Fats Kaplin and Mark Spencer, two of the finer musicians in a town that, on this or any week, affords some stiff competition. The trio of voices fil ... More >>
Erotic novelist Alice Clayton doesn't write your typical, love-at-first-sight romance novels, with sex on the beach and meaningful eye contact. Her characters worry about their unshaven legs, and one gets pooped on by a seagull before she ever gets the chance to have a roll in the sand. "For me, re ... More >>
Regardless of what anybody thinks about the actual program, there's no disputing that Glee has become an absolute juggernaut in the music industry. As of October 2011, songs from the show have been downloaded 36 million times. And during that same time period, 11 million physical albums that have be ... More >>
Anyone who has only recently recovered from Kanye West's decision to use autotune on 808s and Heartbreak will not be fond of the latest strange innovation to come from Japan, a country that has built its international reputation on strange innovations. After a series of virtual pop starlets w ... More >>
Image sourceMarriage as God intended: Between a woman and a man who plays quarterback like a woman.Former Rams quarterback Kyle Boller and his longtime girlfriend, former Miss California USA Carrie Prejean, tied the knot Friday night in Prejean's hometown of San Diego. Prejean, you may recall, wa ... More >>
flickr.com/photos/twofivethreetwoWhat the eff is going on with all the Chuck E. Cheese mayhem across the Midwest in the last couple weeks? Exhibit A: the brawl that broke out Saturday night at the Chuck E. Cheese franchise near South County Mall. This was between adults, mind you. Even celeb goss ... More >>
Speaking of the Pageant: Congratulations go out to the venue, for winning "Best Concert Venue" in the peta2 Libby Awards! They join the ranks of Jolly Rancher candies, Chipotle, Field Roast's Celebration Roast, Justin Bieber, and, er, Perez Hilton as 2010 winners.
Human lightning rod Lady Gaga and her handlers aren't letting many press photographers into her show at the Fabulous Fox Theatre on January 7, but there could be more news cameras outside the venue when her tour hits St. Louis.Timothy Norris / LA WeeklyLady Gaga at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles o ... More >>
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Your daily guide to what they're whispering about in the next cubicle. HERE Did you know the real Tony Soprano dwells in St. Louis? Those 618-ers don't tolerate no haters. Get your nineteenth century dismantled log cabin today! (Via Ecology of Absence) Antonio French at PubDef won't let KSDK ge ... More >>
Your daily guide to what they're whispering about in the next cubicle. HERE In a post-Indian-win euphoria, Annie possibly loses her Name-that-Tune talent. Ian might need to loosen his belt for this feast. www.wikimedia.org A long baseball game requires an even longer bat. Bet you've never ... More >>