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  • Cake, Arctic Monkeys and More at LouFest 2014
    Despite a little rain in the early hours, day one of LouFest 2014 turned out to be a heck of a kickoff for the annual festival. Check out a few of our favorite acts from Saturday, including Cake, Arctic Monkeys, the 1975 and Future Islands. Photos by Steve Truesdell for the Riverfront...
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  • The People You'll Meet at LouFest 2014
    Sure, there are some great bands at LouFest 2014 -- Outkast, Matt & Kim, Cake and several St. Louis acts spring to mind. But in our opinion, the festivalgoers are just as entertaining as the music. Fashionistas, tattooed devils and sporty folks all gathered for one of St. Louis' biggest music...
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  • The Final Rehydrate Pool Party of 2014
    Electriquarium Nightswim Party pulled out all the stops to close out this summer's Rehydrate pool party series in grand fashion at Ameristar Casino Resort Spa St. Charles on September 6, 2014. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the Riverfront Times. More photos: - The Pool Party People of Rehydrate...
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  • Doctor Who Fashion at the Saint Louis Science Center
    Fans of time travel hit the jackpot at the Saint Louis Science Center on September 5, 2014. As part of its monthly "First Friday" series, SLSC focused on Doctor Who, the longest-running sci-fi television show in the world. Devoted St. Louis Whovians dressed as their favorite characters and...
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  • A Pizza Story Serves Neopolitan Pizza in Maplewood
    The classic Margherita, the tone-setter of all Neopolitan pizzerias, was about as close to authentic as one can get stateside, with its soft and spongy crust, thin in the middle with thick, char speckled edges. The tomato sauce was spot on in both texture (crushed but not chunky) and taste —...
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  • The 11 Best Found-Footage Horror Movies
    Found footage horror movie As Above, So Below follows a team of urban explorers into the catacombs beneath Paris, home to "200 miles of tunnels right underneath our feet!" as announced in the trailer by Perdita Weeks, who plays urban archeology student Scarlett Marlowe. "Holding the remains of...
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  • Bishop Allen at the Firebird
    New York band Bishop Allen brought its rock-tinged indie pop to the Firebird on September 3, 2014, in support of its new album Lights Out. Fellow New York act Jesse Marchant and St. Louis band Ian McGowan and the Good Deeds opened the show. Photos by Steve Truesdell for the Riverfront...
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  • National March on Ferguson Leads Protesters to Police Station
    Three weeks after Ferguson officer Darren Wilson fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown, tensions in Ferguson remain high. As part of the National March on Ferguson on August 30, 2014, more than 1,000 people -- including Brown's father Michael Brown Sr. and mother Lesley McSpadden -- gathered...
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  • St. Louis' Badass Members of the KISS Army
    KISS returned to Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on August 28, 2014, during its 40th anniversary tour, and the band's dedicated KISS Army came out in force -- makeup and all! Def Leppard and the Dead Daisies opened the show. Photos by Steve Truesdell for the Riverfront Times. See also: KISS and...
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  • The Crazy, Drenched Fans of One Direction
    An afternoon downpour didn't stop One Direction fans from lining up early at the Edward Jones Dome on August 27, 2014. The crowd of mostly teenage girls and their parents brought their boldest signs and wore their most attention-getting 1D gear in hopes of nabbing a look from Harry, Zayn, Liam,...
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  • Michael Brown's Funeral Draws Thousands
    Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church was the scene of both grief and hope when Michael Brown was laid to rest on August 25, 2014. Among the thousands attending were director/actor Spike Lee, civil rights activist Jesse Jackson, civil rights activist Al Sharpton and three White House aides....
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  • RFT Q & Brew in the Lou
    Beer and barbecue were the treats of the day at the Riverfront Times' first-ever Q & Brew in the Lou event. The sold-out tasting bonanza, held August 23 at Union Station, featured more than twenty breweries, plus barbecue from Sugarfire Smokehouse, the Precinct and Rib Shack. Local bands Dance...
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