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  • Pigeon Gate 2010: Kings of Leon in St. Louis
    Along with opening act The Stills, Kings of Leon were scheduled to play in St. Louis on Friday night at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. Unfortunately, Kings of Leon walked off stage after three songs, citing a pigeon infestation as the problem. Photos by Erin Kinsella.
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  • Nelly at Home Nightclub, 7/23/10
    Nelly fans and St. Louis partygoers packed into Home Nightclub on Friday night to celebrate Nelly's ten years in the game at this Crown Royal Black sponsored event, which also featured DJ Sno. Photos by Egan O'Keefe.
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  • City-Wide Open Studios Reception, 7/20/10
    Over 150 local artists and art connoisseurs convened at the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis on Tuesday night to kick off Open Studios Week. Featuring media as diverse as taxidermy, firearm mobiles, fruit, children’s toys, and one very specially-endowed crash test dummy, the event showcase...
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  • Mama Josephine's: Southern Home Cookin' At Its Best
    On this visit I order the fried chicken: a leg and a breast, along with two sides and cornbread. Samuelson makes sure I have the time to wait. The restaurant has neither a deep fryer nor a pressure cooker. The chicken is pan-fried to order, which takes at least twenty minutes. Pan-fried...
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  • Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers and Drive-By Truckers at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, 7/18/10
    A Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers summer tour is as American as baseball, apple pie and fireworks. Last night at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, the band once again proved why, by turning in a predictably solid set full of familiar hits and musicianship. Continue reading Annie Zaleski's review...
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  • The Little Monsters
    Lady Gaga's fans, affectionately nicknamed Little Monsters by Gaga herself, came out to last night's concert at the Scottrade Center in full pomp and splendor. Bizarre, beautiful and bold, these fans highlight the unique and dedicated spirit of Gaga's following. Photos by Erin Kinsella.
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  • Lady Gaga and Semi Precious Weapons at the Scottrade Center, 7/17/2010
    ​Anyone who came to Scottrade Center last night as a Lady Gaga enthusiast left a disciple. Boys kissed boys, girls kissed girls, freak flags flew high and there wasn't a single person in the audience who wouldn't have jumped happily into bed with Gaga after the show. Her presence was...
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  • The Lilith Fair at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, 7/16/2010
    "This is so much better than I could have ever imagined," exclaimed Mary J. Blige, as the Lilith Fair crowd cheered wildly for her. The same could be said about yesterday's all-day show at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. While negative publicity has dogged Lilith Fair all summer - in the...
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  • Hole at the Pageant, 7/13/2010
    At about 10 p.m. - 50 minutes after the set was scheduled to start - Courtney Love and her backing band strolled onto the Pageant stage. Wearing a flimsy, light-colored dress and clutching pink flowers, the Hole front woman breezily said, "Sorry I'm late. We'll just have to play longer."...
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  • Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse
    With a few exceptions, the steaks here are seasoned with "Ruby Dust," a secret blend of twenty herbs and spices. So secret is the blend that, according to our server, two different companies make it. Each is responsible for half the ingredients; only at each restaurant are the two halves...
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  • Maplewood's Let Them Eat Art
    Families, art enthusiasts, and friendly revelers lined the streets of downtown Maplewood on July 9, 2010 for an anything-goes tribute to Bastille Day. Featuring face painting, dream interpretation, a costume contest, music and belly dancers, this event delivered a motley evening of fun for...
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  • "A Midsummer Night's Cream" at the Crack Fox, 7/10/10
    Partygoers piled into the Crack Fox on Olive Street for a crazy night of music, mayhem, and whipped cream. Billed as the wildest party of the summer, this event did not disappoint and featured music from Superfun Yeah Yeah Rocketship as well as the debut of the all-girl band Creem Dreem. Photos...
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