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2007 Stories by Brett Koshkin

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  • The TSU Toronadoes

    published December 13, 2007

    "Skipper Lee, tell us your story. When did you come to Houston and why? This is my story. Last night as I tried to sleep, it seemed I could... More >>

  • Willie D's Birthday Party

    published November 1, 2007

    The world now views Houston as a hip-hop hotbed, and rightly so as UGK, Devin the Dude, Chamillionaire, Trae, Paul Wall and numerous others... More >>

  • Fatal Flying Guilloteens, Quantum Fucking

    published October 25, 2007

    Four years after Get Knifed, the Fatal Flying Guilloteens have finally spit out their third album. The Houston-bred racket makers are... More >>

  • Conroe Cajun Catfish Festival

    published October 11, 2007

    Most Texans can appreciate a good fish fry. A typically family-oriented event, this weekend's Conroe Cajun Catfish Festival features arts and... More >>

  • The Houston Record Convention

    published October 11, 2007

    So you’ve been looking for an original copy of the Beatles’ White Album for years now, but can never find it, right? Or digging... More >>

  • DJ Screwfest

    published September 27, 2007

    DJ Screw would never have imagined that one day a festival large enough to require Reliant Arena would be held in his honor. Sadly, the... More >>

  • The Dynamites featuring Charles Walker

    published September 13, 2007

    If you thought Tennessee soul music died with Stax Records, you're dead wrong. Nashville proves it's still as funky as ever by melding older... More >>

  • Roy Head, Archie Bell, Barbara Lynn, Barbara Mason

    published August 30, 2007

    Those names may not be familiar to anyone younger than 40, but any classic soul lover will testify they're among the genre's greatest singers... More >>

  • Melt Banana

    published May 24, 2007

    Four Japanese lunatics escaped from a funny farm and are now touring the United States as a band named Melt Banana. Or at least that's what you... More >>

  • The Rapture

    published May 10, 2007

    Few bands spawn a bidding war for their first album, but after the release of the Rapture's Out of the Races and Onto the Tracks EP on Sub... More >>

  • PPT

    published February 8, 2007

    For years now, it seems that if someone uses the words "Texas" and "hip-hop" together, they're referencing some sort of Dirty South sound.... More >>

  • The Jonx

    published January 25, 2007

    Four years and four releases after their start, it's still tough to pin down the sound of The Jonx. Maybe it's the unique time signatures that... More >>

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