Has anyone noticed that Johnny Depp is a musician now?
Wait, has everyone but me noticed that Johnny Depp has been a musician...always? I mean, aside from his singing in movies that I slept through because I thought it'd be funny to get drunk beforehand. Maybe this is just news to me.
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Most people wouldn't care to know who prevails in a fight between puppets and animated birds -- unless they've taken some sort of hallucinogen.
But that's precisely the battle set to be resolved Sunday during the latest iteration of the Academy Awards. The Best Original Song award this year is a tw ... More >>
Wale is Grandmaster of the sports reference. No musical artist brings as much wit, depth and knowledge to the craft. For instance, in the recently released ode to the former St. Louis baseball hero, "Albert Pujols," Wale slangs this gem:
"John Rocker, Atlanta Bravest knows that I'm awesome/ Bett ... More >>
Todd OwyoungUsher at the Scottrade Center, St. LouisThe St. Louis stop on Usher's OMG Tour began with the magician's best trick: misdirection. While a troupe of hip-hop Cylons danced amid a vaguely dystopian stage set, Usher himself was levitated on a floating riser near the rear of the floor ... More >>
Photo: Egan O'KeefeBlack Eyed Pea member Will.I.Am. deejaying at Lure this month.Nick Trupiano, co-owner of Lure Nightclub, says his Washington Avenue establishment is ending its "Red Hot" Thursdays promotions -- a hip-hop night that has drawn complaints from residents and scrutiny from city offi ... More >>
Lure played host Saturday to a Black Eyed Peas afterparty, featuring a deejay set by band member Will.i.Am. The owners of Lure Nightclub and their attorney, former St. Louis mayor Freeman Bosley Sr., are in court this morning trying to block a petition drive aimed at closing down the Washington A ... More >>
Todd OwyoungFergie from Black Eyed Peas, last night at the Scottrade Center. More photos here.As might be expected, fans of every age, shape and color came out to witness last night's performance by one of the biggest musical acts of the era. For anyone who's familiar with Black Eyed Peas' m ... More >>
Why waste money (or steal) those bogus Thriller remixes when you can get better Michael Jackson reinventions legally — for free? Plus, the history of the classic Harlem Globetrotters song "Sweet Georgia Brown."