The Missouri Tigers enter the final stretch run of their season this weekend, traveling to Baylor to take on the Bears and their ultra-talented young quarterback, Robert Griffin. (I know, it's actually Robert Griffin III, but that's a real pain in the ass to type.) The Tigers are coming off their ... More >>
For our first column of the year, let's start with an off-color joke!
Why don't Jews drink? It interferes with their suffering. Thankyouverymuch, we'll be here all week. (And thank you, Henry Youngman.) But seriously, after a full year of documented drinking, we can attest that drinking is a ... More >>
A few months ago an acquaintance told us about Cocktail Museum Sundays at the Royale. Bartender Robert Griffin dusts off the recipes for a half-dozen or so classic cocktails and offers them every Sunday night for several weeks, then he debuts a new batch of old drinks. On his visit to the Cocktai ... More >>
Things have been quiet in the Scat Records camp since the release of last year's Prisonshake album. But now comes word from label head Robert Griffin that a reissue of Bill Fox's Shelter from the Smoke is now available on CD and double LP.
In the '80s, the songwriter fronted dreamy Cleveland garag ... More >>