Bob has been writing about music, books, and entertainment for the Houston Press since 1997, with an emphasis on classic rock. He used to have an incredible and luxurious mullet in college as well.
1 day ago | Books
Turner’s book offers details and anecdotes not seen or explored in any other Beatles tome.
6 days ago | Books
When modern times have seen political family dynasties like the Bushes and Clintons, members are generally united against outside enemies. Not so those Roosevelts. For while they produced two U.S. Presidents, a well-regarded do-gooder, and others ...
7 days ago | Punk Rock
Before there was punk rock, there was this band of blue-collar misfits who were so awful they started a revolution.
8 days ago | Classic Rock Corner
The Big T.N.T. Show Shout! Factory, 93 mins, $14.98 DVD One of the most celebrated concert films of all time — and deservedly so — is 1964’s The T.A.M.I. Show. Filmed (and performed) live in front of an energetic, mostly teenage audience, the...
14 days ago | Books
“Swamp Fox! Swamp Fox!/Tail on his hat/Nobody knows where the Swamp Fox’s at/Swamp Fox! Swamp Fox!/Hiding in the glen/He runs away to fight again!” That lovely lyric above is the theme song from the 1959-61 Walt Disney TV show in which a young Les...