To call Juniper cozy is an understatement. The interior looks as if Brooklyn hipsters rehabbed a barn in Kentucky bluegrass country. Exposed brick, lofted ceilings and built-in bookshelves set an inviting scene while vintage refrigerators and centerpieces of cotton blossoms and juniper sprigs add a touch of whimsy. It’s the kind of place that necessitates craft cocktails and smoked meat, both of which are in abundant supply.
As awards season draws nearer and best-of-the-year lists keep rolling in, there's only one thing left to do: get excited about what comes next. Here are ten films you won't want to miss in 2014. By Calum Marsh
R&B Productions presented the Roaring '20s New Year's Eve party at Chase Park Plaza on Tuesday, December 31, 2013, with attendees dressing in their best to ring in 2014. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the Riverfront Times.
Disco Donnie, B&W Productions and 4sho Productions teamed up for "WTF It's 2014" at Koken Art Factory (2500 Ohio Avenue) with three rooms of music to ring in the new year with plenty of bass. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the Riverfront Times.
L.A.-based Orgone visited the Old Rock House on Sunday, December 29, bringing its R&B and funk to warm up its frozen fans. Local act The Reverbs opened the show. Photos by Steve Truesdell for the Riverfront Times.
Nasty Rumor and Loyal Family teamed up for A Nasty Loyal EDM X-MAS Ball 2013 December 25, 2013 at 2720 Cherokee. We stopped by while the party was in full swing and bring back these photos of the party people in attendance. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the Riverfront Times.
It's a long-running joke that James Franco is a busy guy -- not just in the film industry, but it academia and the arts. Voice Film Critics have ranked James Franco's 2013 for you, the discerning, uhh, Franco-phile. Click on the link to read more about the project.
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The fourth-annual Fetishstivus was held at the Crack Fox on Saturday, December 21, 2013 with Vida Vixen taking home the Fetish Pinup of the Year title and Kit winning Best Fetish Fashion. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the Riverfront Times.
See also: Fetishstivus at the Crack Fox (2012)
Pokey Lafarge had the Casa Loma Ballroom (3354 Iowa Ave.) packed and swinging last night as he and his band brought their world tour to St. Louis. Opening the show were The Cactus Blossoms and The Tillers. Photos by Steve Truesdell for the Riverfront Times.
Here are thirteen food trends that have become ubiquitous and shed the sheen of novelty -- now they're just dull and sometimes annoying, in spite of an exciting debut.
(To keep things interesting, we've included a few food trends we hope continue into 2014 and beyond. See if you can identify...