A St. Louis record store really is giving us a reason to read Playboy for the articles. Playboy.com recently talked to Guided by Voices vocalist/songwriter Bob Pollard about his five favorite vinyl shops across the country, and Pollard put St. Louis' own Euclid Records at the top of the list. In hi ... More >>
A very special film is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, and as far as we know, only one theatre in the country will be throwing a party in its honor -- and it will happen right here in St. Louis. This film isn't The Little Mermaid. It's not Driving Miss Daisy. It's not Bill & Ted's Excel ... More >>
There's something to be said for non-conformity. We tend to think of non-conformist types as pioneers, free-thinkers, uninhibited by the expectations and opinions of others and unafraid to stand out in a crowd. We admire their courage and originality, and secretly wish we could be so brave. We've he ... More >>
At times this month it seemed she was running away with the crown. Her modeling photos posted onto Playboy's Miss Social website, captured one million votes. Then two. Then -- as of last weekend -- crept right up to the three-million mark. But none of that matters now. This week nineteen-year-old ... More >>
Hockey's "The Great One" has returned to St. Louis. Wayne Gretzky, who played briefly for the Blues during the 1995-1996 season, recently purchased a home in Frontenac. Real estate records show that Gretzky and his wife, Janet, paid $500,000 for the four-bedroom home on July 31. Janet grew up in Bri ... More >>
Remember Up in the Air (aka the Only Thing That Happened in St. Louis in 2009 Worth Remembering)? Remember how delightful it was to see our city on the big screen? Remember how it was even more delightful to spot George Clooney roaming through our city before it appeared in the big screen? The Boys ... More >>
Last week's RFT feature story, "Where You Should've Gone to High School," had one of our readers traipsing down memory lane. He wrote in to inform us that while north county schools today may be associated with football and muscle cars, there was a time in the 1970s and '80s when the high schools ... More >>
sogoodblog.comShould this be the new face of Olive Garden?This week, the Wall Street Journal reported some downer news regarding Olive Garden's business woes. Darden Restaurants, which owns Olive Garden, has expressed a dismal prediction of Olive Garden's sales continuing to plummet for the u ... More >>
Image viaRepublican leaders hope personal care packaging mogul Dave Spence can be a more attractive gubernatorial candidate than Lt. Governor Peter Kinder.Big news yesterday on the Missouri gubernatorial election front. Dave Spence, a businessman from St. Louis, has jumped into the race. Spence ... 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.) British Sea Power's Valhalla Dancehall*British Sea Power, Valhalla Dancehall Prefix said of Dancehall, "Regarding this record, the band spoke of making musi ... More >>
Waugh has been successful despite lacking a college degree.The cab driver rises from bed in the middle of the afternoon four days a week, just like he's done for the last 10 years. He showers, packs a sandwich, and it's off to the garage to begin his 12-hour graveyard shift. It's a brutal ... More >>
One of Sirius Radio's many channels is what's known as Playboy Radio. At 10 a.m. this morning on the the Playboy Radio Morning Show, Vintage Vinyl co-owner Lew Prince will be a guest, talking about...records. (Swear.) VV was also apparently featured in a Playboy magazine article this month. H ... More >>
TGIF! Here are ten things to do this weekend that won't bust your budget. soulardbluesband.comSoulard Blues Band at Broadway Oyster Bar (Friday)The Soulard Blues Band has been around for more than 25 years, but this current lineup came together about two years ago. They play at 9:30 p.m. Friday. ... More >>
The Post-Dispatch reports that one of two survivors in that grisly car crash Saturday in Des Peres is being told that he's in the hospital because he fell down a flight of stairs. The man's family and friends fear that the reality of the situation -- that his fiance and three friends perished in the ... More >>
Halloween events going on around St. Louis. Get your event listed. These Halloween endorsements have not been endorsed by Zombie Obama and Zombie McCain. For a complete Halloween Concert Calendar, check out A to Z. Fore more events not listed here, check out the RFT Halloween Calendar. And reme ... More >>
Yes, this is for real. Via the AV Club, the video has one instance of NSFW language. Details after the jump.
St. Louis pickup artists rule the roost.
Week of December 27, 2007
All aboard the '80s way-back machine for Mike Nichols' good time Charlie.
Kevin Buckley steps out of the basement and the Cunninghams come home.
Ron Jeremy and the Hustler Honeys.Ron Jeremy may be best known for his monstrous penis (officially recorded at nine and three-quarters inches). But the first thing one notices when meeting the famous porn star in person are his fingernails. He could grow weeds under those nails they’re that ... More >>
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It seemed like just last month that Britney Spears' only shaved head was between her legs. The upside about her rehab-induced mental tailspin? We got a five-minute respite from the Anna Nicole baby's daddy saga. The bad news? Britney Spears finally ruined her last redeeming aspect: her locks. Strang ... More >>
You'd think we'd learned our lesson from the Big Beautiful Brouhaha of 2005.
The long and tipsy road to the World Series of Beer Pong
Three St. Louis-area women take burlesque to new heights
The naked truth about Missouri's backwater Sodom and Gomorrah
"I Drink Sody." "Disco for Drunks." "Pull My Finger." Pearls from the overlooked oeuvre of Bruce Cole and the Screamin' Mee-Mees.
Matthew Rush is all over Faces
Amid the lofty renaissance, the hardcore of the urban core
Joel Schumacher's version of a theater classic gets a tragic ending of its own
A very special Radar Station
Talk to a real live Playmate!
Week of March 17, 2004
Arvin Mitchell and Jessie Taylor must contend with a segregated St. Louis comedy scene on their road to the big time. Maybe they'll navigate the system. Or maybe they'll just have to blow it up.
When girls started going wild, Playboy Video stopped playing mild
Local favorites Da Hol' 9 finally get their shot at the big time
Bogdanovich works out his demons on Citizen Hearst
Francis Ford Coppola re-creates his Vietnam phantasmagoria
Product placement comes to adult videos...hey, watch where you put that thing!
St. Louis clubs play host to inspired DJs