David Garrick is a Houston native who sees more live music than pretty much anyone else in town. A tireless proponent for underground music, he divides his time between seeing up to six bands a night and championing the rights of artists. Known for being a straight shooter, he focuses primarily on Houston music and Houston music events.
3 days ago | Art Rock
Typically, art rock bands don't gain traction on a national level. However, if you mix in post-punk elements and have an intense live show, you can get plenty of attention like Brooklyn's BODEGA has. "There's certainly a post-punk influence in our...
4 days ago | Blue Notes
Guitars aren't overly complicated, and as such, the business of making them shouldn't be either. So when it was revealed that legendary guitar maker Gibson was in financial ruin earlier this year, to some, it was shocking. However, to anyone who's...
5 days ago | Concerts
This week while we brave the heat there's more than enough entertaining options happening around town. Sets from Sam Smith, Counting Crows, Blue October, Beach Fossils, Ricky Skaggs and more will be here while locals Swimwear Department, Get A Lif...
6 days ago | Bayou City
In this edition of the Houston Press Singles Club, we'll get to experience plenty of new songs while also looking at some tracks that may have been overlooked. New bangers from Black Kite, MiddleChild, Rome Hero Foxes, Funeral Horse, and Perseph O...
10 days ago | Bayou City
When bands go away it's always sad, though when Houston lost two bands in Golden Sombrero and Race To The Moon, it only seemed natural that the two principal songwriters from each would join forces. The result is Yaupon, a band that goes further i...