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    10 Texas Bands That Don't Get Enough Credit

    Baboon rocks out at Dallas' Trees in 2011 BABOON Baboon has a rare gift for squeezing the dense guitars and brawny drums more often heard on post-hardcore records into bittersweet pop-rock tunes. Some of Weezer's better albums mine the same territ...

    @ Rocks Off by Rocks Off on December 19, 2014 @ 11:00 am
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    The Essential Houston Punk Starter Kit

    Legonaire's Disease front man Jerry Anomie once dispelled rumors that he had died by staging a "funeral" in a Houston record store. Top 10 lists are notoriously blunt instruments to sift through musical history, so Rocks Off crowdsourced this piec...

    @ Rocks Off by David Ensminger on December 19, 2014 @ 6:00 am
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    Music's 10 Biggest Losers of 2014

    Creed's Scott Stapp in 2012 You know how the old saying goes. Sometimes you win, sometimes you lose... Between the divorces, public meltdowns and court sentences, there was just something in that bad boy (and bad girl) water that made these ten a...

    @ Rocks Off by Angelica Leicht on December 19, 2014 @ 5:00 am
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    The Only Houston Rap Gift Guide You'll Ever Need

    Screwed Up Records & Tapes is practically Santa's workshop this time of year. If you know someone who lives and breathes H-town hip-hop you may want to surprise them this Hanukkah or Christmas by showing them your cultural awareness and gifting so...

    @ Rocks Off by Camilo Smith on December 19, 2014 @ 4:00 am
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    The 10 Best Concerts in Houston This Weekend: Molotov, Lee Fields, Andrew WK, etc.

    Mexico City sure shot: Molotov Molotov Scout Bar, December 19 Taking their admiration for Public Enemy, Beastie Boys and Rage Against the Machine south of the border, Molotov makes party-friendly rock en espanol with a pointed message. The Mexico...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on December 19, 2014 @ 3:30 am
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    Cheap Trick Are Classic in the Best Possible Way

    Cheap Trick's Rick Nielsen and Robin Zander, shrugging off another snub by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Cheap Trick House of Blues December 17, 2014 In rock and roll, as in most genres of popular music, there are benefits that come with youth. ...

    @ Rocks Off by Cory Garcia on December 18, 2014 @ 9:00 am
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    Is Country Music Ready for Sturgill Simpson?

    Sturgill Simpson at a recent show in Houston So the big new noise in the increasingly noisy -- or static-y -- genre known as Americana is this Kentucky guy Sturgill Simpson. With 2014 appearances on Letterman and Conan and a first-ever Grammy nomi...

    @ Rocks Off by William Michael Smith on December 18, 2014 @ 6:00 am
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    Dear #Texans: Please Let Kam Franklin Sing the National Anthem

    Kam Franklin warms up at a Houston Rockets game...could NRG Stadium be next? In accord with the time-honored tradition, before every Houston Texans football contest at NRG Stadium, someone is trotted onto the field to perform the national anthem. ...

    @ Rocks Off by Jesse Sendejas Jr. on December 18, 2014 @ 5:00 am
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    My Disabled Wife Won't Put Out. Help!

    Welcome to Ask Willie D, Rocks Off's advice column where the Geto Boys MC answers reader questions about matters, in his own words, "funny, serious or unpredictable." Something on your mind? Ask Willie D! Photo by Mario Jaramillo I WANT T...

    @ Rocks Off by Willie D on December 18, 2014 @ 4:00 am
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    Ranking ZZ Top's '80s Videos

    Senor! Those seeking a tasty holiday treat need look no further than Billy F. Gibbons' new Fiesta ads; our favorite is the one where the ZZ Top singer/guitarist breaks down his recipe for homemade tamales while wearing an adorable "BFG" apron. It'...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on December 18, 2014 @ 3:30 am
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    Nice Knowing You, Mango's

    This sign is part of the new mural at Mango's completed last month. One of Montrose's most distinctive and colorful live-music venues is not long for this world, signaled by the "for lease" sign that appeared on the side of Mango's earlier this we...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on December 17, 2014 @ 12:00 pm
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    The Five Best Houston Music Videos of 2014

    5. BLSHS, "Gave It Away" BLSHS did some really great videos around the beginning of 2014, but they were largely mash-ups of old commercial or science-fiction footage. Very entertaining, but not really original. Then finally they put out "Gave It Away...

    @ Rocks Off by Jef Rouner on December 17, 2014 @ 6:00 am
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    Tanner Garza's Creation in the Here and Now

    Tanner Garza says he's been making improvisational music since age 21. From a city that is never silent to a sound that resembles the sky above its soaring scrapers, Tanner Garza's heartfelt experiments are imperfectly painted portraits of here an...

    @ Rocks Off by Stephan Wyatt on December 17, 2014 @ 5:00 am
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    Deluxe '70s Sets Make Early Gift for Rock Fans

    Unlike the reissues of Zeppelin's first three albums, the bonus material here does not differ noticeably from the album versions. The majority of songs are slightly different mixes that the listener can pick up if he or she has heard the albums numer...

    @ Rocks Off by Brian Moore on December 17, 2014 @ 4:00 am
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    Houston's 10 Most Merciless Mosh Pits of 2014

    New York's Cro-Mags incited one of the best mosh pits in Houston this year. 2014 was another bruising year for punk and metal fans in Houston, and naturally, most of those bruises were self-inflicted. From the southern outpost of Scout Bar to the...

    @ Rocks Off by Nathan Smith on December 17, 2014 @ 3:30 am
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    R&R Hall of Fame Finally Admits Stevie Ray Vaughan

    Rockin' Robin's famous Stevie Ray Vaughan mural A great injustice in the eyes of many Texas music fans has been corrected with this morning's announcement that Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble have finally been inducted into the Rock and Roll H...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on December 16, 2014 @ 10:00 am
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    Fleetwood Mac Thrills Toyota Center for Two-Plus Hours

    Have Shawl, Will Travel: Stevie Nicks and Mick Fleetwood (back) Fleetwood Mac Toyota Center December 15, 2014 The Mac Attack is Back! And with the Songbird back in the nest, the Chain has been reforged, and seems stronger than ever. Okay, that m...

    @ Rocks Off by Bob Ruggiero on December 16, 2014 @ 9:00 am
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    Upcoming: Hozier, John Prine, Sleater-Kinney, Steve Miller Band, Taylor Swift, Wilco, etc.

    An Acoustic Christmas: With The Bourbon Cowboys, Raf Rivera, Jordan Tyding, Matt Cash, Jordan Appleby., Thu., December 25, 8 p.m., Free. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002. Adam Carroll & Owen Temple: With Zach Aaron., Fri., December ...

    @ Rocks Off by David Rozycki on December 16, 2014 @ 6:00 am
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    Jennifer Lawrence's Sudden Pop Dominance Is Legit

    These are the prevalent reactions to Jennifer Lawrence, Billboard-charting singer. Her sing-song contribution to the Mockingjay Pt. 1 score is "The Hanging Tree," which entered Billboard's Hot 100 at No. 12, ahead of multiple entries by chart whores ...

    @ Rocks Off by Jesse Sendejas Jr. on December 16, 2014 @ 5:00 am
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    The 22 Best Touring Concerts of 2014

    Screaming at Strangers: Antemasque Antemasque Fitzgerald's, August Texas needs Antemasque. We need a band that can storm the country and remind everyone that we in the Lone Star State still know how to write great rock music and have the chops to...

    @ Rocks Off by Rocks Off on December 16, 2014 @ 3:30 am
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