Philip Glass

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2014

    For Peat's Sake: St. Louis Rallies to Benefit a Friend

    On Friday, March 7, the St. Louis bike and punk communities come together to help out a veteran from both fronts. Peter "Peat" Henry, a hyper-positive personality who spent years pogo-ing across stages in bands including the Pubes and Nerve Parade, recently fractured his femur at the hip during a re ... More >>

  • Music

    September 14, 2012
  • Blogs

    August 31, 2012

    Dan Deacon Wants to "Kill Monsanto"

    Dan Deacon will play the Firebird this Sunday. It will be a good time; in this week's print issue RFT Music writer Ryan Wasoba gets you up to speed: "The solo performer built a reputation making tongue-in-cheek electro pop and treating his shows like enormous games of Simon Says." But Deacon has mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2008

    Interview: Composer Glenn Branca

    With his spiky, greying mullet, Bob Dylan shades and hotel room drink in a plastic cup, Glenn Branca cuts a mean, iconic hipster figure, a pure punk aesthete who for 30 years has been taking music -- call it rock, call it classical, call it Post-Minimalist, call it Maximalist -- to places the most s ... More >>

  • Film

    November 24, 2004

    Green Achers

    Undertow revels in the pain and beauty of a reclusive Southern family

  • Film

    February 11, 2004

    Rationality Will Not Save Us

    In the latest documentary from Errol Morris, Robert McNamara considers the lessons of war

  • Film

    June 4, 2003


    Week of June 4, 2003

  • News

    December 5, 2001

    Emmy Award

    Emily Pulitzer's gift to St. Louis has arrived in a concrete box. Hidden inside: the portrait of a woman who changed the city.

  • Culture

    September 12, 2001

    Stop the Music

    If the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra does not raise $29 million by the end of this year, it's bankrupt

  • Music

    December 27, 2000

    Ode to Joy

    The RFT music staff indulges itself by picking the best work of 2000

  • Music

    November 8, 2000

    Thoroughly Modern Music

    Synchronia founder Timothy Vincent Clark doesn't want his group associated with that "C" word -- classical

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 27, 2000
  • Film

    March 15, 2000

    Mr. Death

    Directed by Errol Morris

  • Music

    December 1, 1999


    Classical pianist Margaret Leng Tan downsizes her ambitions -- with big results

  • Culture

    November 17, 1999


    Composer John Adams airs his "Naive and Sentimental Music" at Powell Hall

  • Culture

    December 9, 1998