Celebs, Creators, and Cosplay on Display at Fan Expo St. Louis 2022 (Weekend in Review)

Posted: May 20, 2022 at 6:24 am   /   Convention Reviews, Conventions

For the first time since 2019, the America’s Center was filled with nerd life. After acquiring Wizard World last year, Fan Expo brought a great show to downtown Saint Louis. The entry procedures were easy, the floor was well organized, and the programming rivaled some of the best cons I’ve been to. The guest list […]

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Brian O’Halloran Joins Cast of Clerks at Fan Expo, and He’s Definitely Supposed to Be Here Today (Interview)

Posted: May 13, 2022 at 5:22 pm   /   Conventions, Film, Interviews

This October will mark 28 years since Kevin Smith’s directorial debut Clerks hit theaters. In addition to Jay and Silent Bob, the world was introduced to Dante and Randal – the titular clerks – who returned for a sequel in 2006, and now a highly anticipated third film later this Fall. To celebrate the release […]

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Movie Review: FIRESTARTER Starring Zac Efron, Ryan Kiera Armstrong, Sydney Lemmon

Posted: May 13, 2022 at 7:24 am   /   Movie Reviews

Hell hath no fury like a pyrokinetic child separated from her parents and on the run. The latest remake to come from Hollywood is Firestarter, hailing from director Keith Thomas. The film, a remake of the 1984 film, is based on Stephen King’s novel of the same name. Following Andy McGee, his wife, and their […]

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Super Charles Martinet: The Voice of Mario Brings Joy to Fan Expo St. Louis (Interview)

Posted: May 13, 2022 at 5:38 am   /   Conventions, Interviews, St. Louis Events

Even if the name isn’t familiar, the voice most likely will be. After all, Charles Martinet has given the iconic Nintendo character Mario his trademark sound for more than 31 years. As I answer my phone in anticipation of Fan Expo St. Louis, a comic and pop culture convention returning to the area for the […]

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Concert Preview: Jake Owen coming to Family Arena

Posted: May 12, 2022 at 11:17 am   /   Concerts

Extending his just-announced headlining Up There Down Here Tour, multi-platinum country star Jake Owen adds 12 fall dates to the run today with Mercury Nashville’s Travis Denning and newcomer Mackenzie Carpenter joining as support. The unique trek tacks on more nationwide stops, including a night close to home at The Caverns in Pelham, Tenn. Last night, the summer and fall-long tour launched to […]

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Concert Preview: Warrant, Winger, Lita Ford coming to Family Arena

Posted: May 12, 2022 at 11:04 am   /   Concerts

KSHE-95 presents a night of 80s rock with Warrant, Winger and Lita Ford. The show will take place at 7 p.m. on Friday, September 30. Tickets for the show go on Friday, May 13 at 10 a.m. but there is a presale on Thursday, May 12 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information […]

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Concert Preview: The Interrupters and Flogging Molly to play STL Music Park

Posted: May 12, 2022 at 10:03 am   /   Concerts

The Interrupters will be performing at St. Louis Music Park on Tuesday, June 14th as a co-headline with Flogging Molly. As you may know — the band’s fourth studio album, In The Wild, will be released on Aug. 5th. The 14-track composition was recorded during lock-down in a back house that they converted into a […]

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Concert Preview: Smashing Pumpkins and Jane’s Addiction to play Enterprise Center

Posted: May 12, 2022 at 9:27 am   /   Concerts

The Smashing Pumpkins today announced their North American arena tour with special guests Jane’sAddiction. Produced by Live Nation, the 32-date SPIRITS ON FIRE TOUR will commence on October2 in Dallas, TX and will conclude on November 19 in Los Angeles, CA at the Hollywood Bowl. Bothbands revealed the exciting news live this morning exclusively on […]

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Wrestling Preview: Game Changer Wrestling coming to Pop’s

Posted: May 12, 2022 at 8:48 am   /   Wrestling

Game Changer Wrestling is coming to Pop’s on Friday, July 1st. The show is scheduled to start at 8 p.m. The upstart wrestling company has been on fire lately due to their underground style of wrestling that at times pushes the envelope between wrestling and all out violence. With death matches and weapons frequently being […]

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Interview: Jason Mewes Talks Jay and Silent Bob, Twitch Streaming, and Fan Expo St. Louis

Posted: May 10, 2022 at 12:16 pm   /   Film, Interviews, St. Louis Events

Ahead of Fan Expo St. Louis this weekend (May 13-15), Jason Mewes spoke with us about being back at conventions, meeting fans, and some of his new interests. “You know, it’s been awesome. Not only do I get to come back… I love the vibe and nostalgia of going to comic book conventions in general. […]

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