Shane MacGowan

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2013

    Johnny Depp to Collaborate With Nick Cave, Tom Waits on Album of Sea Shanty Songs?

    Has anyone noticed that Johnny Depp is a musician now? Wait, has everyone but me noticed that Johnny Depp has been a musician...always? I mean, aside from his singing in movies that I slept through because I thought it'd be funny to get drunk beforehand. Maybe this is just news to me. See Also: - ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2010

    Tone Rodent Working with Martin Atkins, Spacemen 3's Drummer, Rosco (Sterling Roswell)​How do you get Public Image Limited/Pigface/Damage Manual member Martin Atkins and Spacemen 3 drummer Rosco to work with you? As Tone Rodent discovered, just ask. The long-running -- and loud -- local shoegaze/noise act recently recorded some new music with both men, who ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2009

    Review: The Union Electric's 7"

    REVIEW BY JASON TOON On pedigree alone, the Union Electric is an intriguing proposition. Singer/guitarist/banjo-picker Tim Rakehell spent several years (and several releases) leading Bad Folk through the darkest backwoods of acoustic Americana, sometimes as the band's only member. Guitarist Glenn B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2009

    The Morning Brew: Thursday, 12.3

    ‚Äč Texas Tyson plant cited for unsanitary conditions. (Associated Press)A fifteen-year cheddar to debut. (Wisconsin State Journal)FDA investigation of caffeine added to alcohol might endanger coffee stouts and porters. (Washington Post)Galveston Bay faces severe oyster shortage. (The New York ... More >>

  • Music

    August 27, 2008

    Damien Dempsey

    9 p.m. Tuesday, September 2. Blueberry Hill's Duck Room, 6504 Delmar Boulevard, University City

  • Music

    September 5, 2007

    Go Ask Alice

    White Rabbits chases the indie-rock carrot.

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2007

    Of Caddies and Paddies "There enough room in the Escalade for the lot of us?" It may be more customary to watch the Super Bowl for the commercials, but it turns out that the Oscars telecast sneaks in some interesting spots as well. In between Helen Mirren's toast to Queen Elizabeth and Forest Whitaker' ... More >>

  • Dining

    January 31, 2007

    Irish Car Bomb

    The Dubliner, 1025 Washington Avenue; 314-421-4300.

  • Music

    July 6, 2005

    Dropkick Murphys

    Singles Collection Volume 2: 1998-2004 (Hellcat)

  • Film

    June 8, 2005

    Deaf, Not Dumb

    Pete Tong's a mockumentary that will make your heart dance

  • News

    June 16, 2004
  • Music

    September 10, 2003

    Dropkick Murphys

    Tuesday, September 16; Mississippi Nights

  • Music

    January 2, 2002

    Paperback Writers

    The latest music books struggle to demystify pop culture's greatest enigmas

  • Music

    October 3, 2001


    Friday, Oct. 5; Rocket Bar

  • Music

    August 15, 2001

    Married, with Music

    Husband-and-wife team Puerto Muerto produce a strange and beautiful brainchild

  • Music

    June 20, 2001

    River City Rebels with Darkbuster

    Monday, June 25; Creepy Crawl

  • Music

    August 25, 1999

    The Mollys with One Fell Swoop

    Friday, August 27; Off Broadway