When Liberace, the piano-playing phenomenon with a penchant for sublime glamour, appeared at the Fox Theatre in 1982, he held a press conference in one of the dazzling theater's most elegant spaces: the women's bathroom. Today, the Lower Ladies' Lounge and Puff Room is one of ten finalists for the ... More >>
Missouri. Missuruh. Mizurah. Standard pronunciation is hard to come by in the Show-Me State. But that's nothing compared to cities and towns in Missouri that use faux-French, hick or just plain made-up pronunciations. If you've ever been laughed at by someone for referring to Nevada, Versailles or ... More >>
Editor's Note: The end of 2012 is upon us, so we thought we'd put a cap on things by sharing some of our personal favorite shows, albums, events and general shenanigans. Join us as we indulge in some navel-gazing! I am not the most active of local scenesters. I am not up on many of the year's crit ... More >>
I'm willing to be surprised, on this, but if word got out that there was a Beck sheet music album coming out, I'm fairly sure the average RFT Music reader could fill in the rest of the news story him-or-herself. So: There's a Beck sheet music album coming out. It's called Song Reader, which is nicel ... More >>
Show: The Hangover, the caviar of immature-dudes-take-a-Vegas-roadtrip comedies, watched as late as possible in a theater in Vancouver's Chinatown to stay awake long enough to catch a red-eye flight back to the States.Food: Andres Baby Canadian Champagne, a British Columbian wine of low alcohol ... More >>
Sofia Coppola pays opulent tribute to the innocent boredom of a teen queen
Week of October 5, 2006
A cadre of Missourians stand at the vanguard of the 9/11 "truth movement." Just don't call them conspiracy theorists.
White Countess writes an inglorious final chapter for a dynamic filmmaking duo
The arrival of a brilliant conductor was drowned out by labor discord. Now the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra begins a new season -- with some strings attached.
Hurtling toward superstardom, the crunk wunderkind finally grants Radar Station some face time
The competition's tough in this week's St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase
Hold on to your liver! An RFT salute to the coolest local watering holes you've never heard of.
Sir Paul's best years may be far behind him, but he's still worth checking out, if you can afford it
The Missouri Prowlers are tilting more at windmills than at blocking sleds
Week of November 7, 2001
Air's Nicolas Godin finds life at the heart of the electronic age
Developers of pricey high-rise condominiums are selling Clayton as a place for the rich and famous. So far, out-of-towners aren't buying.
A professional poop-scoopin' business raises a stink over a crappy ad