The Killers

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    April 22, 2014

    Ten Signs You're Too Old For Coachella

    Age, of course, is a state of mind. But it's easy to feel like you've aged 30 years after three busy days at Coachella. Whether you've gone to the festival since the first year in 1999 or just started going a few years ago, the festival can feel a bit, well, different than when you were in your teen ... More >>

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    March 3, 2014

    Five St. Louis-Based Music Festivals that Draw Out-of-Towners

    Our beloved St. Louis -- celebrating its 250th birthday this year -- is on an uptick. The city has tech startups out the wazoo, gets recognized for all kinds of cuisine and is one of the most literate cities in the nation. Basically, we're surrounded by awesome stuff at all times. But new residents ... More >>

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    November 26, 2013

    The Dumbest Questions Ever Asked in Song

    Music, as a largely subjective medium, lends itself to some thought-provoking questions: What is the best concert you have ever seen? Which is the better band: the Rolling Stones or the Beatles? Did the career of Styx really happen? Sometimes, though, the questions are asked in the songs themselves. ... More >>

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    July 16, 2013

    LouFest Schedule is Out Now, Single-Day Tickets On Sale

    Publicity PhotoIcona Pop, writers of the song that is everywhere right now, perform at 1:45 p.m. on Sunday, September 8.The good people of LouFest have announced the set times for all of the bands on the lineup this year -- unsurprisingly, Wilco and the Killers will close out the two night affair on ... More >>

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    May 3, 2013

    The Killers, Wilco, The National, Alabama Shakes to Headline LouFest [UPDATE - Tickets On Sale Now]

    [Update May 3: LouFest tickets are on sale now! Click through this link to purchase yours.] It's official! No need for further speculation, the LouFest lineup has been announced. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 3, at 10 a.m. You can purchase them at A limited number of $75 two-day ... More >>

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    May 2, 2013

    People Bitching About LouFest: Presented to You by the Internet

    This week's LouFest lineup announcement has stirred up a lot of conversation in the city of St. Louis. The festival's new partnership with C3 Presents has served as a lightning rod of sorts: There are those who are excited about the veteran production company's ability to draw some big names, and th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2012

    Madonna at the Scottrade Center, 11/1/12: Review, Photos and Setlist

    Madonna is considered a living legend, a cultural icon and one of the best performers of her time. She is one of the most influential artists in the history of American music, and last night at the Scottrade Center we found out why: hard work and natural charisma. If we are to believe any of the pe ... More >>

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    May 9, 2012

    "Laid Back" Local Band Various Hands Seeks New Drummer, Keyboardist

    Local dance-rockers Various Hands (find their music here) are seeking dedicated musicians to fill their old drummer and keyboardist's shoes, having recently posted ads for both on Craigslist. The self-described laid back, easy to work with band has a few rather specific requirements though: - Must ... More >>

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    December 22, 2009

    The Top Ten St. Louis Concerts of 2009

    We reviewed a lot of shows this year -- nearly 100, judging by the number of posts in the "Show Reviews" archive. Deciding which 2009 concerts comprised the creme de la creme wasn't easy, to say the least. However, the following stood out from the pack. What did we miss? What were your favorites thi ... More >>

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    July 9, 2009

    The Best of Gut Check: A Table for How Many?

    Stefani Pollack is the author of the food blogs Cupcake Project and Food Interviews. She is also a member of the St. Louis Dinner Club. She blogs about her large-group dining experiences twice a month for Gut Check.While Gut Check is on vacation this week, check out some of Dara's best work:Mattin ... More >>

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    May 14, 2009

    A Table for How Many? at Vito's

    Stefani Pollack is the author of the food blogs Cupcake Project and Food Interviews. She is also a member of the St. Louis Dinner Club. She blogs about her large-group dining experiences twice a month for Gut Check.Vito's3515 Lindell Boulevard314-534-8486We could tell from Vito's packed outdoor pat ... More >>

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    May 5, 2009

    Review Photos Setlist: The Killers and Chairlift at the Fabulous Fox Theatre, Monday, May 4

    The important thing to remember about the Killers is that the band hails from Las Vegas, the city where the concept of time falls prey to glitz, fantasy and excess -- and the place that built a replica of great cities such as Paris and New York, thus manufacturing its own reality to fit it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2009

    St. Louis Weekend Concert Calendar: May 1 to 3

    As always, chime in if I forgot something. For the record: It's nearly 1 a.m. in the morning when I'm working on this -- something that happens often -- and so if I forget to list a show, it's not out of malice, but because of crushing fatigue. Like I've said before. Friday, May 1*Firedog ... More >>

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    January 16, 2009

    Killers at the Fox Confirmed, Ting-Tings at the Duck Room Unconfirmed

    I imagine we'll get press releases about this stuff either later today or tomorrow, but just received publicist notes that the Killers are slated to play the Fox Theatre on Monday, May 4, and the Ting-Tings are slated for the Duck Room on Friday, April 3. Let's hope the Killers bring an opening act ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2008

    Paralympian Kerri Morgan Set for 200-Meter Race in Beijing

    Kerri Morgan, perhaps St. Louis’ best-known quadriplegic athlete, has her first Paralympic track & field race tonight at 10:12 p.m. Central Time (that’s 11:12 a.m. tomorrow morning in Beijing). (Real-time viewing seems impossible, but you could try logging onto tonight. By Jen ... More >>

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    July 3, 2008

    Gentleman Auction House Tour Diary, Day Five: Akron

    Venue: Matinee Location: Akron, Ohio Date: 06.10.08 Other Bands: none Our friend Matt and his roommate both work at Sweetwater, and their days start early over there, so we got out of his hair around 7:30 a.m. and headed Ft. Wayne’s much-lauded Sara’s Family Restaurant (G.W. and Hillary hav ... More >>

  • Music

    December 26, 2007

    Face the Nation

    We find out what rocked across the country in 2007.

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    September 10, 2007
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    November 15, 2006

    My Chemical Romance

    The Black Parade (Reprise)

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    July 20, 2005

    Don't Stop Believing

    We talk shop with Duran Duran's John Taylor, convict the Bravery of crimes against music and give thirteen reasons why Journey rules

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    May 18, 2005

    Murder Most Fun

    We compare killers and Killers, look into The Source and learn about the final recordings of a rock legend

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    September 8, 2004

    The Killers

    Monday, September 13; Mississippi Nights