The opening of the Stan Musial Veterans Bridge in downtown St. Louis marks an important milestone in the history of the mighty bridges that cross the Mississippi River in the City of St. Louis. Almost a half century has passed since the last bridge, the Poplar Street Bridge, opened in 1967. But the ... More >>
It's all coming up Rainey. A little over a week after the release of its excellent Sunrise Sleepy Eyed, Dubb Nubb's Daytrotter session is now live for the listening. The Columbia-based trio, which originated in St. Louis, comprises sisters Amanda, Delia and Hannah Rainey. The Daytrotter session, re ... More >>
Police estimate 150 people were inside Red 7 at the time of Saturday's bust.The PBS history series, American Experience, recently aired a documentary on the Stonewall Uprising. You know that story, don't you? In June 1969, New York City police attempted to shut down the Stonewall Bar in Greenwich ... More >>
Washington UniversityThis weekend is a big one for college hoops. Arch Madness comes to town. The suddenly hot Saint Louis University team will attempt to win its fifth in a row. And perhaps most importantly, the Washington University Lady Bears will take their first step toward defending the ... More >>
Jennifer SilverbergCongrats to Theodore, which appeared on the Rock Island, Illinois-based live-music site Daytrotter over the weekend. joining Gentleman Auction House, So Many Dynamos and Pokey LaFarge as locals who have been featured on the website. The band covered "Engine Number Nine," tw ... More >>
It's good to see so many St. Louis bands recording sessions for Daytrotter, the Rock Island, Illinois, website/company/music mecca that's become a must-visit destination. Joining Gentleman Auction House and Pokey LaFarge in the website's spotlight is So Many Dynamos, whose session went live this pas ... More >>
8 p.m. Thursday, November 19. The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
Head on over to Daytrotter today, where the featured spotlight artist is Pokey LaFarge & the South City Three. LaFarge dropped by the Rock Island studios and performed *four* unreleased songs. Congrats! His latest album, Riverboat Soul, is also available -- but for now, only if you buy one at a ... More >>
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John Chamis and other residents of lead-contaminated Herculaneum are tired of getting jerked around by regulators and by Doe Run. They're demanding answers -- and results.
The only person likely to pay for killing LaTanya Mickles-Hamlin is the guy who named the alleged triggerman