3 days ago | Current Events
In a strange way, I knew the second edition of Drake’s Houston Appreciation Weekend couldn’t come close to matching the energy of the first. Not only was the whole thing only confirmed by Drake literally last Tuesday, none of the events carried th...
7 days ago | Screwston, Texas
There’s something a little different about this year’s Houston Appreciation Weekend. As opposed to opening night, the Drake concert is now the true headliner on Sunday. The show, already sold out, doesn’t have the caveat of letting fans volunteer ...
9 days ago | Current Events
As the Western Conference Finals opened Tuesday night in Oakland, a much greater story lay on Twitter. This story is stronger than our usual foray into “Best Rapper Tweets” of a particular sporting event. Oh no. For the first time in existence, I ...
10 days ago | Pop Life
The Billboard Music Awards are an event. They don’t necessarily fall in the rotation of peak award-show television like the Super Bowl, Grammys and Oscars, but they do matter. They matter in a social-media world where Miguel attempting to leap ove...
11 days ago | New Houston Rap
What happened to Dante Higgins? It's a conversation-starter. A question that is followed by a ball of answers, some of which are anecdotal and others flat-out opinion. The smallest answer you can give is that he's gone through a few things between...
18 days ago | Concerts
Lord Huron, Leon Bridges House of Blues M ay 9, 2015 When I walked into the House of Blues balcony on Saturday evening, I had no idea what I was going to experience. Maybe from the opening act, but certainly not the headliners. Lord Huron, a...