U2 was touring under its "Boy" album when it played Wash U.'s Graham Chapel for $750.More than 50,000 people attended U2's concert last night at Busch Stadium. Based on the average price of $103 spent per ticket for the band's 360 Tour, the Irish rockers left St. Louis with around $5 million in r ... More >>
The DVD cover, not the book...Sammy Hagar's autobiography Red: My Uncensored Life in Rock (published earlier this week) has been a long time coming, but then again, Van Halen fans are very accustomed to waiting. (See also: a new Van Halen album - there hasn't been one of those since 1998!) As co- ... More >>
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Opening very soon in Maplewood is the Jive & Wail (7376 Manchester Road), an upscale lounge featuring dueling pianists and appetizer fare from Monarch. For more information, call 314-781-8000 In his column in today's Post-Disptach, Joe Whittington talks with Finale owner Steve Schankman about what ... More >>
Nick Lachey, newly minted anti-cyber-perv spokesman So went the big media event at UMSL's Touhill Performing Arts Center this morning. Contemporary Productions owner and trumpeter extraordinaire Steve Schankman held court at center-stage, announcing his new nonprofit endeavor: INOBTR. If you aren' ... More >>
B-Sides gets gangsta with Burt Bacharach, imagines a rainbow of worldly bands and dissects the nuances of two trumpets
Is UMSL's performing-arts center back on track?
Finale's amazing food deserves a standing ovation -- and the digs ain't bad, either
The X Prize is back on the map
The Cardinals' promises are worth as much as the Kiel Partners'
Keith Ellis' big band pays Tribute to its founder
Loop savior Joe Edwards and his partners debut their plans for the new Pageant theater
There's live jazz in St. Louis -- you just have to know where to look for it