All too often we read stories about aging, sometimes-forgotten music legends that slowly wallow away into obscurity. Highly influential music pioneers get left in the pits of financial hell when -- if there was any justice in the music business (spoiler alert: there truly isn't) -- these legends' e ... More >>
In the sordid and tangled history of popular music, Andre Williams is a larger than life figure, a prolific - to the point of incalculable - songwriter and a living and breathing Stagger Lee of R&B if ever there was one. In the '50s and '60s he wrote, produced and recorded for scores of labels big a ... More >>
With this year's first St. Louis MasterMinds awards now in the books -- and the Artopia celebration set for Thursday night (it's open to the public) -- we can look back at a wealth of material created by four very talented individuals who chose to call St. Louis home.
The Skeletons reunite, we gift some of St. Louis' best bands and remember Ike Turner.
Hey America: Stop it with your eminent domain and wimpiness, already!
A special You Are Here presentation.
A rough guide to St. Louis
The shot heard round the world
Get Rich or Die Tryin' (Shady/Aftermath Records)
Week of June 19, 2002
Legendary badass Stagger Lee, hailed in song by musicians everywhere, came to fame right here in St. Louis