One thing's for sure: You can't wrong with the music in Motown: The Musical, the joyous if frenetic tale of Motown Records, Berry Gordy's Detroit label that not only discovered genre-defining greats like the Jackson 5 and the Supremes, but also acted as a critical cultural bridge between white Ameri ... More >>
The Lemonheads Old Rock House January 28, 2012 Between Evan Dando's Lemonheads set at Old Rock House on Saturday and the Ryan Adams show at the Peabody this Tuesday, St. Louis is being paid visits by two of the more mercurial personalities in alternative rock n'roll. Both have let fits of erratic b ... More >>
Photo by Jon Gitchoff Raekwon/Steddy P and DJ Mahf/Safety Words The Firebird May 16, 2011 Safety Words, heretofore most commonly known for mashing eight-bit video game samples with rap tracks, officially retired those songs last night. You will never again hear "Biggie, Rae, Ghost, Rash, Zi ... More >>
â€‹The third and final day of the 2011 NFL Draft will be kicking off today at eleven central. Four more rounds to go, four more chances for the Rams to try and add talent as they continue their rebuilding effort. There is still plenty of talent on the board, plenty of useful players who could h ... More >>
courtesy of TrifecktaA photo of all the Red Bull Big Tune finalistsIn October, local producer Trifeckta won the regional heat of the Red Bull Big Tune contest. This earned him a spot in the finals of the competition, which took place on November 18 in Chicago. How did Trifeckta fare? Well, we ... More >>
The first-ever St. Louis Super Music Fest (slated to be an annual event) took place last night at the Chaifetz Arena, and fans couldn't wait to get funked up. The majority of the crowd was over 40; however a respectable showing of 20- and 30-somethings came out to watch a lineup of musical l ... More >>
2 p.m. Saturday, January 9. The Sci-Fi Lounge, 6010 Kingsbury Avenue.
In the RFT that's coming out later this week, our music writers will weigh in on what they liked -- and didn't like -- about music in the year 2008. Various writers from around the Village Voice Media chain also weighed in on their jams, lists we'll be rolling out over the next week or so. Here's a ... More >>
8:00 p.m. Saturday, October 4. Touhill Performing Arts Center, One University Drive.
8 p.m. Wednesday, July 25. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.
Oliver Wang’s shares his soul-sides.
The Big Bang (Aftermath)
Hip-hop's answer to the Hard Rock Cafe dies before it's born
Hip-hop, clowns and war dances meet on the street in Rize
In the season of sequels and Happy Meal toys, 05 may be a pleasant surprise.
The "I'm Rich Beeyatch!" Tour
Unreal celebrates Missouri's status as the most sexually adventurous state in the union, crunches the numbers on the NHL and symphony strikes and vicariously meets a dapper young boxer; plus, we get a long overdue haircut
We rank musical deaths, embrace Failure and remember the Old School
The Hard Way (TVT)
These are the best rock & roll conversations in the world. No argument.
Where's the reality for people trying out for American Idol?
Sunday, May 16; Mississippi Nights
Our hero hits Nelly's birthday party James Bond-style
Friday, Aug. 3; Rocket Bar
Bring in da funk, bring in da bucks: backstage with Dr. Zhivegas, St. Louis' most popular -- and derided -- cover band