7 days ago | Texas Music
They were born in Houston but now, as their musical careers begin to flourish, they hail from Austin. It’s a familiar story, but in the case of electropop indie-rockers MCG, it wasn’t the pursuit of rock-star status that led them from H-Town to AT...
7 days ago | Rock
Blue October’s Justin Furstenfeld has entered his forties with an aggressively joyful mindset. The Houston-born rocker is now happily married, living in San Marcos with his wife and two young children. He has established himself as a husband and a...
11 days ago | Concerts
Ben Folds, yMusic Cullen Performance Hall, University of Houston April 16, 2016 For the first ten minutes of Ben Folds’ performance at Cullen Performance Hall Saturday night, the singer-songwriter was nowhere to be found. His piano sat empty in th...
15 days ago | Inquiring Minds
Nearly two years ago, in June 2014, Ben Folds visited Houston to perform with the Houston Symphony Orchestra. During the show, he spoke of his background within such an ensemble, specifically as a percussionist. But despite his upbringing, Folds i...
17 days ago | Houston Music
A native Houstonian, Brian Barett returned to the Bayou City after college. It was here that he reunited with an old high school friend and band mate, guitarist Trace Sisson. That same year, Barett and Sisson met Omar Lopez, and the three decided ...
19 days ago | Concerts
Justin Bieber Toyota Center April 9, 2016 Just after 9 p.m. Saturday, Justin Bieber emerged from underneath the stage that had been fashioned for his Houston performance. Shrill screams filled the Toyota Center, all but drowning out the singer-son...