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  • Blogs

    July 21, 2014

    Out Every Night: The Best Concerts in St. Louis From July 21 to 27

    This week, our critics' picks include a varied pool of performers across genres including Boz Scaggs, 7 Seconds, Pigeon John and Peter J. Woods. Take your pick from punk and hip-hop to blues and noise. As always, stayed tuned until Friday for even more recommendations over the weekend.

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2014

    Going to the Source With Legendary Bassist Preston Hubbard

    When considering the life and music of Preston Hubbard, the tales sometime seem too tall to be believed. The back-story threatens to overwhelm the front-story, or maybe it's impossible to say which is which. Born in Providence, Rhode Island in 1953, Hubbard became one of the hottest bass players on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2013

    St. Louis Couple Gets Married at Burning Man: "A Beautiful Dream" (PHOTOS)

    Jessica Becker and Kristopher Bergen never imagined they would get married at a church. "We didn't want the traditional," Becker tells Daily RFT. But on August 28, the St. Louis couple found themselves tying the knot inside of a church. It was, however, most definitely not a traditional church. ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 7, 2013
  • Blogs

    February 19, 2013

    Dealing With the Devil: Making the Conversion From Christian Rock to Heathenistic Indie Rock

    Are you a musician? Is your group having issues? Ask Fan Landers! Critic Jessica Hopper has played in and managed bands, toured internationally, booked shows, produced records, worked as a publicist, and is the author of The Girls' Guide to Rocking, a how-to for teen ladies. She is here to help you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2013

    Ask Fan Landers: Should My Small-Town Band Move To New York?

    Are you a musician? Is your group having issues? Ask Fan Landers! Critic Jessica Hopper has played in and managed bands, toured internationally, booked shows, produced records, worked as a publicist, and is the author of The Girls' Guide to Rocking, a how-to for teen ladies. She is here to help you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2012

    The Magnetic Fields at the Sheldon Concert Hall, 11/14/12: Review and Setlist

    The Magnetic Fields | Gal Musette Sheldon Concert Hall, 11/14/12 Since the Magnetic Fields last played St. Louis, it has completed its synth-free trilogy (2010's Realism was the last puzzle piece), left Nonesuch Records, and returned to Merge Records, the indie label that released its prime 1990s w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2012

    Stephin Merritt Talks About How His Love For Shopping Affects His Songwriting

    Stephin Merritt isn't the easiest guy to interview. He isn't rude but, at times, it's obvious that he'd much rather be drinking at a bar or playing with his dog than be stuck on the phone with a stranger asking him about his art. But such is life when you are one of the greatest songwriters in indie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2012

    27 Hip-Hop Videos You Should Know from St. Louis and Beyond

    Editor: Tef Poe is an artist from St. Louis City. Through powerful imagery and complicated honesty, he has earned a reputation as one of the best rappers telling the story of St. Louis, which is about much more than one place. Poe has been featured in music publications such as XXL and Urb Magazine. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2012

    Working and Not Working: DW Gibson Talks About His Conversations With America's Unemployed

    For many journalists, including DW Gibson, Studs Terkel's Working, originally published in 1974, remains a touchstone. Terkel took his tape recorder out into the streets of Chicago and interviewed some 200 people about what they did all day and how they felt about it, and then edited their responses ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2012

    A Tribute to R.E.M. and 88.1 KDHX Benefit: Review, Setlist and Photo

    Back to Rockville: A Tribute to R.E.M. And 88.1 KDHX Benefit Off Broadway April 27, 2012 When R.E.M. announced its breakup last September, the music world was shocked but not really surprised. After all, the three remaining original members had been together for 31 years by that point, most of them ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2012

    Arlo Guthrie, Roseanne Cash, the Flaming Lips and More at the Woody Guthrie Centennial Concert

    Arlo Guthrie | Old Crow Medicine Show | Tim O'Brien | Jimmy LaFave | Roseanne Cash | Hanson | Del McCoury Band | Jackson Browne | The Flaming Lips | John Mellencamp This Land is Your Land: Woody Guthrie Centennial Concert Brady Theater, Tulsa, Oklahoma March 10, 2012 After decades of neglecting the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2011

    The Muppets and Fozzie's Sandwich Emporium

    ​Walter grew up in Smalltown, USA, the kind of place whose population number (literally) flips every time a vehicle rolls into or out of town. He's the adorable felt brother and best friend of Gary (Jason Segel) who, after stumbling across old episodes of The Muppet Show, becomes enchanted with th ... More >>

  • Film

    November 24, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 8, 2011

    We're Number Six! What St. Louis Needs to Do to Become America's Drunkest City in 2012

    Bravo, St. Louis! We worked hard, and we did it: Men's Health has named us America's sixth-drunkest city -- and the drunkest city in the entire Midwest! Daily RFTSt. Louis: Where the squirrels go to hide their Everclear!​But we can do better. What do Fresno, Reno, Billings, Riverside and Aus ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2011

    Organic Ground Beef Recalled

    Organic doesn't mean perfect. 34,000 pounds of organic Nature's Harvest ground beef has been recalled for possible E. coli contamination, according to KTVN in Reno, Nevada. The beef was sold in California, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Wisconsin, and Washington State.Flights from Newark migh ... More >>

  • Film

    May 19, 2010
  • Blogs

    February 4, 2010

    St. Louis: Sixth Drunkest City

    Books have been written about our love affair with booze, and all we get is a lousy No. 6 ranking?​Next month Men's Health will come out with its listing of the "100 Drunkest Cities in America." As of right now, the magazine's website has yet to publish the findings, but USA Today has the scoop. F ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2007

    Former P-D editor Dies in Car Crash The Post-Dispatch Web site doesn't seem to have posted this info yet, but according to a story in the Reno Gazette-Journal, former Post editor Cole Campbell died in a single-car accident earlier today in Reno, when he rolled his 1999 Honda SUV on icy pavement. Since July 2004 Campbel ... More >>

  • News

    September 13, 2006

    Respect Your Elders

    Unreal gets in, um, touch with former Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders. Plus, a steamy local novel and an unloved aboveground pool.

  • Music

    August 23, 2006

    Beep Beep, Yeah!

    B-Sides explores the van woes of Cars Can Be Blue, talks to Split Lip Rayfield's Kirk Rundstrom about conquering cancer for one last tour and downloads some screaming Sleater-Kinney.

  • Music

    February 7, 2001

    Cult Classics

    Richie Unterberger uncovers obscure rock innovators of the '60s in his latest book

  • Film

    January 17, 2001

    Penn Is Mightier

    Nicholson makes a Pledge to find a killer, if there is one