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    Melt Banana

    Though renowned among fans of bizarro punk rock in the West, Melt Banana is still somewhat unknown in its home of Tokyo, where J-pop still reigns supreme. Early in their career, the members of Melt Banana heard the No New York compilation, and it spa...

    by Tom Murphy on November 17, 2011
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    Corey Taylor

    Corey Taylor is known for being the daddy of all Maggots in Slipknot as well as the subdued and earthy voice of Stone Sour, but on this tour, Taylor steps away from the masks and trappings of a big rock spectacle for an evening of acoustic cuts and a...

    by Craig Hlavaty on November 17, 2011
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    Vince Neil

    You have to give it up to Vince Neil, and not just in that way. When the man isn't fronting Mtley Cre on the random hits tour, like the one that hit Houston back in June, he makes sure to sate fans who don't want to pay Tommy-Nikki-Mick arena price...

    by Craig Hlavaty on November 17, 2011
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    The Jayhawks

    The average music fan knows the Beatles and the Rolling Stones are responsible for influencing countless artists that followed them. But, few recognize there is a fairly long list of more obscure bands and musicians like Big Star, Jellyfish and Tom W...

    by Jeff Balke on November 17, 2011
  • Here to Stay - The Rebirth Brass Band continues to evolve by "growing the music."


    Here to Stay - The Rebirth Brass Band continues to evolve by "growing the music."

    If "Tuba Phil" Frazier, the founder and leader of the Rebirth Brass Band, hadn't taken to music in his junior high school marching band, he'd probably be working in government. "I got a degree in public administration from University of New Orlean...

    by William Michael Smith on November 17, 2011
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    Baby Goose On The Loose: Ryan Gosling At Fun Fun Fun Fest, Catches A Fat Tony Set

    Ryan Gosling, current Hollywood it boy and probable Oscar nominee for this year's Drive, is here in Austin with director Terence Malick filming scenes for the upcoming feature Lawless. You may remember that at Austin City Limits Festival in September...

    @ Rocks Off by Craig Hlavaty on November 5, 2011 @ 7:22 pm
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    Fun Fun Fun Fest: Danzig Cuts His Closing Set Short And Tries To Incite A Riot (VIDEO)

    Danzig last night at Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin. Last night's Danzig Legacy set at the opening night of Fun Fun Fun Fest 2011 was marred by the short (LOL, right) set that Glenn Danzig turned in. The ex-Misfits and Samhain goth-rocker was schedul...

    @ Rocks Off by Craig Hlavaty on November 5, 2011 @ 12:05 pm
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    Girl in a Coma on Fans Making Up Lyrics and 12 Hours in a Van

    Rocks Off told you yesterday about our sponsorship of the Cactus In-Store series of concerts. We caught up with Girl in a Coma's percussionist Phanie Diaz who'll be in town for the second time this week to kick off the first show in the series lineu...

    @ Rocks Off by Liana Lopez on November 4, 2011 @ 5:00 pm
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    Five Rappers Who Should Be Actors

    Sometimes it's fun to see some of our favorite rappers take on acting roles outside of their music videos. At other times, rappers taking on movie roles can end up being horrible idea. Not every rapper can be a convincing drug dealer like DMX is in B...

    @ Rocks Off by Charne Graham on November 4, 2011 @ 4:00 pm
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    Texas Big Beat Drums for Charity This Sunday

    Drummers young and old. Five years ago, drummer Donna Fisher noticed that Seattle had been doing a charity drum gathering each year called Woodstick, and it sparked an idea. "They got over 400 drummers and I thought, 'Oh my gosh, we have to do tha...

    @ Rocks Off by Jeff Balke on November 4, 2011 @ 3:00 pm
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    Five Spot: New Music From Jack Freeman, The Monster, Scooyunda, Brook Gang and More

    Boy A and Boy B play their last soccer game of the season this Saturday. It's a little sad, really. They're just now to where they're excited to play. They were uncomfortable at first because, for real, 4-5-year-old soccer is, like, light years ahe...

    @ Rocks Off by Shea Serrano on November 4, 2011 @ 2:00 pm
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    Zigga Zig Ah: 10 Girl-Powered Facts About The Spice Girls

    Obviously to most rock fans, November 4, 1996 is a date which lives in infamy, ushering in a new era of pop dominance at the hands of boy bands, MTV's Total Request Live, and screaming rabid pre-teen girls. The Spice Girls came on the scene armed wit...

    @ Rocks Off by Craig Hlavaty on November 4, 2011 @ 1:00 pm
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    Feast of Charles Borromeo: A Saint's Playlist

    Today is the feast day of Charles Borromeo, who we like because his name sounds like a combination of "bro" and Chromeo. Borromeo was cardinal archbishop of the Catholic Archdiocese of Milan from 1564 to 1584. Born into a wealthy family he was a towe...

    @ Rocks Off by Jef Rouner on November 4, 2011 @ 12:00 pm
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    Grammy Nomination Fantasies

    One of our editors took a couple of incoming email shots from a so-called "reporter" over at Free Press Houston for Rocks Off's alleged failure to cover and support our city's "wonderful Grammy nominees." Of course, if this Free Press reporter had do...

    @ Rocks Off by William Michael Smith on November 4, 2011 @ 11:00 am
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    Is Spotify Ripping off Artists?

    What Thes found was that Spotify churned out peanuts in comparison to the meatier iTunes revenue. As you might imagine, Thes wasn't a happy camper. "I was absolutely shocked to see how little money comes in from Spotify. It was like a .0001% compared...

    @ Rocks Off by Rizoh on November 4, 2011 @ 10:00 am
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    The 11 Best Female Rock Bassists of All Time

    While there are and have been so many notable women in rock-and-roll, and we'd like to honor them all, we've chosen the specific starting point of recognizing rock's best female bassists. As a bassist, I looked up to nearly each and every one of thes...

    @ Rocks Off by Neph Basedow on November 4, 2011 @ 8:00 am
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    Houston Press to Host Benefit in Support of Music Editor Chris Gray

    Chris Gray, on the right, with musician Benjamin Wesley. In order to help with his hospital bills, the Houston Press will be hosting a benefit for Music Editor Chris Gray, who suffered an apparent heart attack last Friday. As of today, things wer...

    @ Rocks Off by Margaret Downing on November 3, 2011 @ 6:00 pm
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    Rocks Off Is Giving Away Five Pairs Of Guns N' Roses Tickets On Facebook

    If we were you, we would start looking back at Rocks Off's past GNR coverage, because this year there have been more than a few blogs about the boys. They are on the ballot for the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame this year after all. We understand some pe...

    @ Rocks Off by Craig Hlavaty on November 3, 2011 @ 5:02 pm
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    Y'all Musta Forgot: Third World's Strut

    Houston's history is dotted with albums that, fairly or not, have been swept aside. We'll examine them here. Have an album that you think nobody knows about but should? Email sheaserrano@gmail.com. Strut (Self-released, 2010) Strut, created ...

    @ Rocks Off by Shea Serrano on November 3, 2011 @ 4:00 pm
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    Rocks Off Presents the Cactus In-Store Series: Girl in a Coma

    Rocks Off is now the proud sponsor of the Cactus In-Store series of concerts and right out of the gate will be San Antonio rockers Girl in a Coma this Saturday, November 5 at 5:30 p.m. Don't miss them as they celebrate the release of their new relea...

    @ Rocks Off by Jeff Balke on November 3, 2011 @ 3:00 pm
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