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  • Old 97's and Those Darlins at the Pageant
    Rhett Miller packs more boyish charm into one pick-clutching pinkie finger than the entire Justin Bieber empire. And don't get me started on his hair. Apologies for invoking the Bieb, but last night at the Pageant, Miller and the Old 97's delivered an energetic, generous set of uptempo...
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  • Central Café and Bakery
    The restaurant is a family endeavor. Owner Michael Jaber alternates between the front and back of house, while his daughters work out front; other family members are among the kitchen staff. The vibe is very friendly. Jaber walks the floor often, checking up on diners, answering questions,...
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  • Clownvis Singing Telegrams
    It was that time of year again, Valentine's Day. However, instead of buying the same tired box of chocolates and generic bouquet of roses, these creative romantics gave their loved ones a memorable treat -- a singing telegram from the inimitable Clownvis Presley. Photos by Scott Layne....
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  • The I CARE Sweetheart Dance at Novak's
    Photos by Sally Evans.
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  • Clownvis Live at the Atomic Cowboy
    The King of Clowns made a triumphant return to St. Louis on Saturday night. Performing at the Atomic Cowboy, Clownvis put on a Valentine's Day celebration as only he could. Photos by Brian Villa.
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  • Interpol at the Pageant
    Click here to read Diana Benanti's full review of Interpol and School of Seven Bells at the Pageant. Photos by Todd Owyoung. Related content School of Seven Bells' Alejandra Deheza on Remixes, Magic and Tarot Cards
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  • Tokyo Police Club at the Firebird
    Last night's bill of post-punkers Tokyo Police Club and folk-tinged indie outfit Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin might have looked odd on paper, but it made perfect sense in concert. Both groups boast strong melodic sensibilities and pen lyrics colored with a sentimental streak. These...
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  • Filomena's Italian Kitchen
    Filomena's menu is rooted in the broad, popular tradition of Italian food in America. And yes, there is also St. Louis Italian — specifically, there are toasted ravioli, as good as any in town, the crunch of the breaded exterior yielding to that unique granular meat filling. Click here to...
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  • Jagermeister Music Tour 2011
    The 2011 Jagermeister Music Tour rolled into Pop's on Friday night. The tour featured Buckcherry, All That Remains, Hellyeah and The Damned Things. Photos by Steve Truesdell.
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  • Story of the Year at the Pageant
    Photos by Todd Owyoung. Related content Story of the Year on Its Nirvana Cover and More Trivia about Page Avenue
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  • The Joy Luck Buffet
    For the Szechuan peppercorn novice, the dried-fried chicken is as good a place to start as any. You can spot the husks easily enough among the pieces of chicken and bell pepper and, if you are the timid type, approach them at your own pace. The dish's heat you must confront head-on. Chile...
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  • The Arch Rival Roller Girls at the St. Louis Auto Show
    The Arch Rival Roller Girls provided plenty of hard-hitting action at this past weekend's St. Louis Auto Show. Featuring bouts on Saturday and Sunday, these brutal beauties put on a top-notch show that clearly demonstrated why roller derby is here to stay. Photos by Brian Villa.
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