Shania Twain

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2012

    The Ten Black Pop Stars Who Should Go Country

    [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 >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2012

    Mariah Carey, No Doubt The Latest Victims Of Inexplicable NFL Counter-Programming

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2012

    The Seven Best Places for Karaoke in St. Louis

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2010

    LA Times Visits Hannibal Twice, Says "Twainiacs" Will Soon Be Converging In Force

    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 >>

  • Music

    December 16, 2009
  • Music

    April 22, 2009

    Taylor Swift

    7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 25. Scottrade Center, 1401 Clark Avenue.

  • Calendar

    December 27, 2006

    New Year's Eve Guide

    Week of December 28, 2006

  • Calendar

    December 20, 2006

    New Year's Eve Guide

    Week of December 21, 2006

  • Music

    November 8, 2006

    Pam Tillis

    8 p.m. Saturday, November 11. Rickman Auditorium (745 Jeffco Boulevard, Arnold).

  • News

    September 21, 2005

    Shiver We Timbers

    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.

  • Yearend

    December 22, 2004

    Americana Pie

    Grab a slice of 2004s best roots music while its still hot.

  • Film

    October 20, 2004

    Say Wha'? Say Why?

    Searching for the meaning of life in a movie that barely exists

  • Music

    September 8, 2004

    Finding Your Religion

    Pick your personal Jesus, plus three questions for a pop princess and the poetry of heavy metal

  • Music

    September 1, 2004

    Rock Opera of Ages

    Introducing Pyromania!, the show-stopping, arm-severing Def Leppard musical

  • Music

    March 31, 2004

    Various Artists

    No Depression: What It Sounds Like (Vol. 1) (Dualtone)

  • Calendar

    January 7, 2004

    Steady Diet of Atkins

    Chet Atkins, that is

  • Music

    November 26, 2003

    Sounds Around Town

    Week of November 26, 2003

  • Music

    November 26, 2003

    Shania Twain

    Friday, November 28; Savvis Center

  • News

    November 19, 2003

    Hot and Bothered

    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)

  • Music

    December 25, 2002

    Glorious Glut

    Could '02' mean "Oh, too many records?"

  • Music

    December 20, 2000

    Born to Die

    Knowing how Nick Drake expired helps bring his music to life

  • Music

    December 13, 2000

    The Pleasure Principle

    Robert Christgau's Consumer Guide rates the music of the '90s.

  • Culture

    March 1, 2000

    Art-To-Art Talk

    What people talk about when they talk about art

  • Music

    December 29, 1999

    Critical Mass

    RFT music critics offer a cut-and-paste compendium of the year in music. Everyone's wrong. Everyone's right.

  • Music

    September 8, 1999


    Four new releases don't tell all of the Captain Beefheart story

  • Music

    July 14, 1999

    Dwight Yoakam

    Last Chance for a Thousand Years (Reprise)

  • Music

    May 5, 1999
  • News

    January 20, 1999
  • Music

    January 13, 1999

    Are You Sure Hank Done It That Way?

    An essential boxed set shows what was right about Hank Williams and what's wrong about country music today