[Editor's note: Country Time is a new biweekly column for our sister music blog in Seattle, celebrating that city's favorite musical genre: mainstream country.] By Mike Seely With the nation's major-party political conventions drawing to a close recently with a rousing reelection appeal from the n ... More >>
Disclosure: I like both No Doubt and football, and after I used Mariah Carey's "Heartbreaker" to make a 90s-pop-related point I couldn't stop listening to it. I think this puts me in a unique position to say that the NFL's continued attempts to attract a non-traditional audience by tossing female po ... More >>
Selecting Riverfront Times' Best of St. Louis 2011 was no picnic. Choosing the winner meant several worthy candidates would go unmentioned -- until now. In this RFT Music series, we're beeboping and scattin' our way through notable runners up in a number of categories. This week: The best karaoke ba ... More >>
Image viaCome ye tourists and travel writers!Before kicking the bucket in 1910, Missouri's own literary sage Mark Twain expressed the wish that his autobiography not be be published for 100 years hence. Now the time has come, and it's due out in November. Which means ramped up tourism for Hanniba ... More >>
7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 25. Scottrade Center, 1401 Clark Avenue.
Week of December 28, 2006
Week of December 21, 2006
8 p.m. Saturday, November 11. Rickman Auditorium (745 Jeffco Boulevard, Arnold).
Yarr! Unreal's a-searchin' for booty (but, please, not those VH1 Divas Live CDs). Plus, we go gaga over a QVC pitchman and meet a local blogger who needs to get something off her chest.
Grab a slice of 2004s best roots music while its still hot.
Searching for the meaning of life in a movie that barely exists
Pick your personal Jesus, plus three questions for a pop princess and the poetry of heavy metal
Introducing Pyromania!, the show-stopping, arm-severing Def Leppard musical
No Depression: What It Sounds Like (Vol. 1) (Dualtone)
Chet Atkins, that is
Week of November 26, 2003
Friday, November 28; Savvis Center
Fight off the November chill with this extra-sizzlin' edition of Unreal (once we put our clothes back on, we'll check in with the Sanford-Brown Indians, pick up a few local papers and have our groceries bagged by inmates)
Could '02' mean "Oh, too many records?"
Knowing how Nick Drake expired helps bring his music to life
Robert Christgau's Consumer Guide rates the music of the '90s.
What people talk about when they talk about art
RFT music critics offer a cut-and-paste compendium of the year in music. Everyone's wrong. Everyone's right.
Four new releases don't tell all of the Captain Beefheart story
Last Chance for a Thousand Years (Reprise)
An essential boxed set shows what was right about Hank Williams and what's wrong about country music today