St. Lou Fringe kicked off Halloween season in style with Zombie Prom: A Night to Dismember on Friday, October 19, 2012 at the Grandel Theatre in Grand Center. Photos by Jon Gitchoff for the Riverfront Times.
This Saturday night more than 100 people put on their finest and rode the metro for the 5th annual MetroLink Prom. The Takedown performed on the ride and a king and queen were crowned. Photos by Kristan Lieb for the Riverfront Times.
Billy Corgan brought his revamped Smashing Pumpkins lineup to St. Louis Thursday night with opener Anberlin in tow. Read this Smashing Pumpkins in St. Louis concert review by Jamie Lees.
-Billy Corgan talks about writing "fuck you" songs (and albums) and the impending death of rock...
This week, the Riverfront Times ventures out to Gobble Stop Smokehouse, a four-month-old Creve Coeur barbecue joint remarkable for two reasons, only one of which is that name. Here chicken and turkey dominate the menu — and you won’t find so much as a morsel of pork. Photos by Jennifer...
St. Louis' buxom-est frauleins donned their St. Pauli Girl duds once again for the 2012 edition of Soulard Oktoberfest, which featured strongest barmaid, beer-stein-holding, bratwurst-eating and Miss Oktoberfest competitions. And where there's frauleins, all the young dudes are sure to follow....
St. Louis' long-running scicence fiction and fantasy convention was held this weekend at the Gateway Center and DoubleTree by Hilton in Collinsville, Illinois.
- Read RFT's 2004 feature on Archon, "Geeks Gone Wild"
- 2010 Archon photos
- 2011 Archon photos
Photos by Jon Gitchoff.
Alabama Shakes played to a sold-out crowd on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at The Pageant. Fly Golden Eagle and Riley Downing opened the show. Photos by Steve Truesdell for the Riverfront Times.
- Alabama Shakes at the Old Rock House, 12/18/11
- Dispatches from Bonnaroo: Alabama Shakes
KDHX executive director Beverly Hacker gave RFT a tour of the station's future home in Grand Center. Here's a look at the raw space that will one day be the Larry J. Weir Center for Independent Media. Photos by Tom Carlson.
Read Kiernan Maletsky's article on KDHX's 25th anniversary and new...