William Michael Smith
11 days ago | Playbill
Bajo sexto maestro Max Baca blows into north Houston club Area 45 Saturday to lead an all-star revue-style show that would be the envy of any promoter anywhere. A longtime member of Tex-Mex supergroup Texas Tornados and current leader of San ...
18 days ago | Punk Rock
Joby F. Ford, multi-instrumentalist musical visionary behind several bands including The Bronx, Mariachi El Bronx, Pounded By the Surf and the Drips, describes himself as “the whitest guy in the world.” “I’m really just this nerdy Colorado guy wit...
25 days ago | Blue Notes
Dave Alvin, who rolls into the Continental Club with brother and Blasters front man Phil Alvin for a late show tonight at the Continental Club, can’t believe Country Dick Montana has been dead 20 years. “Man, when I saw that yesterday it blew my m...
27 days ago | Blue Notes
Bluesman Johnny Nicholas, who plays Mucky Duck Thursday night, is enjoying quite a career resurgence at 67. Nicholas grew up in Rhode Island, where he formed a band while still in high school that included Duke Robillard and one-time Fabulous Thun...
1 month ago | Country Music
Louisiana roots band Feufollet has been busy in 2015 with the release of Two Universes, the six-piece band’s first studio record in five years, and several long tours in support of the album. While the band is identified as Cajun, the repertoire r...
2 months ago | Blue Notes
The last time we saw Tony Joe White he was in town to play at the original Walter’s on Washington maybe 15 years ago. We'd met White ear lier for what was supposed to be an interview at the old Days Inn at I-10 and T.C. Jester, but upon arriving...