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  • Anberlin and Greek Fire at the Ready Room
    For fans, it was hard to say goodbye. For Anberlin, it simply was time. Performing at the Ready Room on November 4, 2014, the Florida rock band dazzled St. Louis with good tunes and a spectacular light show during its final tour before its members call it quits. Multiple iterations of the...
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  • Grove East Provisions is a charming little south side bodega
    Inspired by the neighborhood markets he found every place he visited in Europe, guitarist-turned-shop-owner Barry Kinder brings the idea closer to home with his market-cafe Grove East Provisions. Bread is cooked on-site by Red Fox Baking -- one of the city's best -- and comfort foods such as...
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  • St. Louis Brewers Guild Harvest Festival 2014
    Beer lovers -- many still sporting Halloween costumes -- swarmed Lafayette Park on November 1, 2014, to enjoy the St. Louis Brewers Guild Harvest Festival. More than twenty local breweries offered samples of their fall beers, and the event also featured food trucks, a costume contest and live...
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  • We Bite! Transforms into the Misfits at the Firebird
    There's no better time for a Misfits tribute show than Halloween night. St. Louis' own We Bite! headlined a night of mayhem at the Firebird on October 31, 2014, with Crazy XXX Girlfriend, Powerline Sneakers and 431 opening the evening. Click through to see photos from the stage and costumed...
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  • The Crazy Costumes of Fright Night at Ballpark Village
    Thousands of goblins and ghouls haunted downtown's biggest Halloween bash at Ballpark Village on October 31, 2014. With drinks, dancing, Rocky Horror Picture Show and $5,000 up for grabs in a costume contest, Halloween revelers had plenty of ways to say "trick or treat." Photos by Caroline Yoo...
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  • Gwar Gets Growly at Pop's
    Metal fans couldn't wait for GWAR to take the Pop's stage, craving the inevitable (fake) bloodbath that would follow. The costumed band happily complied, soaking the audience with a variety of fluids on October 29, 2014, while performing its trademark thrash metal. Decapitated and American...
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  • The Dead Can Drag Race at Gateway Motorsports Park
    Nobody loves a good drag race more than the dead! Gateway Motorsports Park celebrated the dearly departed on October 24, 2014, with road warriors dedicated to death and daredevils. More than 40 tricked-out hearses and motorcycles were on hand for the "Monster Madness" event. Photos by Steve...
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  • Costumes, EDM and Fire at Crystal City Underground
    The Halloween bass cave was thumping at Crystal City Underground on October 24, 2014. Electronic music lovers sported their finest costumes to enjoy spooky tunes, trippy lasers and dancing flames. The evening kicked off a two-day "UnderGround Knightmare" festival presented by Boogie...
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  • Behind the Scenes of 'Dirty Dancing' at the Fox
    Fox Theatre audiences are having the time of their lives at Dirty Dancing, the stage musical based upon the 1987 film that starred Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey. We carried many watermelons before the October 24, 2014, show to bring readers this exclusive peek at the costumes, hairstyling,...
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  • Halloween Hip-Hop Burlesque at the Mad Magician (NSFW)
    St. Louis offers plenty of burlesque shows, but "Hollerween" at the Mad Magician added a twist on October 23, 2014, by combining the sultry art with local hip-hop acts and DJs, body painting, Halloween costumes and plenty of drinks. Photos by Steve Truesdell for the Riverfront Times.
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  • Widespread Panic at the Peabody Opera House
    Free-loving hippies, corporate drones and young whippersnappers alike convened at Peabody Opera House for two days of Widespread Panic October 21 and 22, 2014. With pop-up shops and free hugs taking place in the park near the venue, fans of the longtime jam band practiced peace before enjoying...
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  • St. Louis Art Museum's Panorama, Revisited
    The Saint Louis Art Museum's Panorama had a rocky start when it opened in July 2013. Now revamped and helmed by executive chef Ivy Magruder, it stands as a culinary work of art in a gorgeous setting. Photos by Jennifer Silverberg.
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