October 2, 2010
Millie Rambis presents members of the 4 Smokin’ Butts barbecue team with the grand champion prize, a hand-painted guitar and a $2,500 check. The team competed in the Roots ‘N’ Blues ‘N’ BBQ Festival’s fourth annual barbecue competition on Saturday.
Former Missouri volleyball player Lindsey Hunter talks with JJ Stankevitz during radio broadcast of MU’s volleyball game against Colorado on Saturday. Previously a Missouri Women’s Athlete of the Decade, Hunter works as a graduate assistant and radio broadcaster for the volleyball team.
Trombonist "Lil'" Joe Burton performs with the Music Maker Blues Revue ensemble at the Peace Park stage on Saturday.
Pat Wilder belts a solo during her performance with the Music Maker Blues Revue at the Peace Park stage on Saturday during the 2010 Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival.
Bev Little dances in the glow of the Peace Park stage on Saturday at the 2010 Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival in Columbia.
Atlanta-based musician Mudcat, begins his set with the Music Maker Blues Revue at the Peace Park stage on Saturday.
Eric Starr, 28, of Chicago, and Lindsay Yoder, 26, a graduate student at MU, pump barbecue sauces onto their burgers from Hoss' Market at the Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival on Saturday.
Rex Scott, 34, grills chicken at the Jamaican Jerk Hut during the Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival on Saturday. Scott said that he has been cooking jerk chicken at the festival since it started in 2007. The Jamaican Jerk Hut makes about 500 pounds of meat to serve at the festival, and it takes about three hours to grill.
A guitar case decorated with a plethora of stickers sits backstage prior to the Music Maker Blues Revue set on Saturday.
Beatle Bob, a well-known music fan from St. Louis, dances his signature moves at the Peace Park stage on Saturday. Beatle Bob, born Robert Matonis, has reportedly attended a live show every day for 14 years.
Mudcat, left, and Albert White, of the Music Maker Blues Revue, organize CDs backstage in Peace Park before their set on Saturday at 2010 Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival.
Richard Davis, left, and Tina Thompson watch the Honey Island Swamp Band perform during the 2010 Roots ‘N’ Blues ‘N’ BBQ Festival on Saturday.
The Honey Island Swamp Band performs in Peace Park during the Roots ‘N’ Blues ‘N’ BBQ Festival on Saturday.
MU basketball players Steve Moore, left, and Ricardo Ratliffe, run through a dribbling drill with local kids during the third consecutive year of their youth basketball clinic on Saturday at Douglass Park.
MU's new swim team coach, Greg Rhodenbaugh, watches a heat during his first competitive meet as coach for the Tigers.
Junior tailback De'Vion Moore brings experience to Missouri's three-man running back rotation.
The early success of freshman running back Henry Josey is one of the reasons Missouri has adopted a three-man rotation for this season's running game.
Missouri sophomore tailback Kendial Lawrence scored the first touchdown of his career against Miami-Ohio, a game in which each of the Tigers' top three running backs claimed touchdowns.
The Columbia-based band, The Record Collector, performs at Seventh and Locust streets on Saturday for the Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival.
Joanne Shaw Taylor plays electric guitar during her set at Seventh and Locust streets on Saturday. Taylor hails from Great Britain and specializes in blues rock.