Amidst the flash, bang, and noise of summer movies, there's "Winnie the Pooh", a quiet and relatively bombast-free film that picks up where the 1966 classic left off.
The one difference: hipster queen Zooey Deschanel lends her delightful vocals to the soundtrack, including the beloved theme ... More >>
"Real Men Get Their Facts Straight"If ever there were a cause that every single right-thinking person on the planet would line up to rally around, it'd be underage sex trafficking. So it's no big surprise that Hollywood celebs would get in on the action.
With their nonprofit, the DNA Foundat ... More >>
Jon ScorfinaNicole Peterson, this week's Last Collector StandingNicole Peterson has worked in many facets of the music industry, including retail at Slackers CD's and Games and (currently) at Suite 100 at the Pageant handling merchandise and ticket sales. After looking through her modest reco ... More >>
Nick SchnelleThe Trip Daddys, last year at the RFT Music Showcase. This year's fest is Saturday for $5.Memorial Day has come and gone, and it's time to kick off summer. (Just
look out for those scattered thunder storms on Saturday and Sunday.) This weekend brings indie craft fairs, more than a f ... More >>
Gravity Kills, New World Spirits, Soul Kiss and the Hunted will be performing at a benefit show at the Roberts Orpheum Theater on June 25. The night benefits the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Midwest Chapter and will include celebrity bartenders such as the Point's Jeff Burton (of Thom and Jef ... More >>
"This evening is about my two favorite things," Steve Martin announced halfway through his most excellent, sold out show with the Steep Canyon Rangers at the Roberts Orpheum last night. "Comedy and charging people to hear music." Well, uh, that pretty much sums it up, except that Martin reall ... More >>
Friday, April 23
*Thrice/Manchester Orchestra, The Pageant Cancelled due to illness.
*Steve Martin, Roberts Orpheum Theater (sold out!)
*Magnolia Summer/Jerkwater Junction/Adam Reichmann, Off Broadway
*Nickelback/Breaking Benjamin/Shinedown/Sick Puppies, Scottrade Center (sold out!)
*Hester Prynne, ... More >>
Always a man of few words, the delightfully deadpan and surprisingly philosophical Steven Wright has in the last few years shied from acting to focus on his live show, his music, and his painting. Not out-there enough? The master of the absurd one-liner and quirky uncle of alt-comedy's next big tran ... More >>