Jesse Sendejas Jr.
Jesse’s been writing for the Houston Press since 2013. His work has appeared elsewhere, notably on the desk of the English teacher of his high school girlfriend, Tish. The teacher recognized Jesse’s writing and gave Tish a failing grade for the essay. Tish and Jesse celebrated their 33rd anniversary as a couple in October.
12 days ago | Concerts
Metathesiophobia is the fear of change. It’s a phobia members of Culture Wars apparently do not suffer. In fact, the Austin-based band’s surging success might give metathesiophobics everywhere some hope. At the very least, the band would give them...
13 days ago | Concerts
This Saturday, Continental Club hosts the unhinged energy of The COPS and their criminally-good gig mates, The Suspects. That’s right, Houston. In one bill, you’re getting the live music equivalent of a Law & Order episode. The show works for ...
16 days ago | Concerts
During its set at House of Blues last night, Sum 41 unleashed balloons into the audience. Flumes of smoke shot feet into the air, reminiscent of cake candles standing tall and burning wildly out of control. There was even a birthday sing-along, th...
18 days ago | Houston Music
According to Whitney Andrew, the legendary tycoon Howard Hughes and Houston grocery pioneer Henry Henke are buried a few plots apart in Glenwood Cemetery. And now they are neighbors again, in a manner, in a historic downtown property where Andrew ...
20 days ago | Houston Music
I’ve always loved music, I mean ever since I was a pre-teen. Back then, I picked through stacks of my parents' records to build my music appreciation. I have a distinct memory of Mom taking a Barry White album from eight year-old me and saying som...
25 days ago | Concerts
Jack Johnson Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion April 26, 2018 Jack Johnson told the devotees who met him at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion last night that his wife made the trip to Houston with him. He said she was strolling the Pavilion grounds be...