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    Top 8 Post-2000 Soldier Songs

    ? Like many of you, Rocks Off has friends and family members who have served (or are serving) in our armed forces. Memorial Day is when we honor the sacrifice so many of them have made - and are still making - fighting America's wars. Song...

    @ Rocks Off by Pete Vonder Haar on May 31, 2010 @ 10:00 am
  • A Case of the Vapours - Islands' Nick Thorburn tries to keep track of his bandmates and their aliases.

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    A Case of the Vapours - Islands' Nick Thorburn tries to keep track of his bandmates and their aliases.

    Nick Thorburn has been through a lot with Islands: regular lineup changes; massive critical and popular acclaim; the disappointment of an ambitious yet poorly received sophomore outing; and return to form with a near-perfect pop gem in last year's Va...

    by Nicholas L. Hall on July 1, 2010
  • Courtney's Revenge - Nobody's Daughter propels Hole into the 21st century.

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    Courtney's Revenge - Nobody's Daughter propels Hole into the 21st century.

    Room, meet the rhinoplastied elephant in a tutu. To address the new Hole record, Nobody's Daughter, without considering Courtney Love's chaos-prone reputation -- the "Courtney Love Monster," as she recently described it on Twitter -- is to analyze th...

    by Camille Dodero on July 1, 2010
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    Thrice

    Over the last decade, no other band from the Screamo Class of 2001 has made as many strides sonically as Thrice. Although early labelmates Thursday carved out their own emotionally cathartic niche, Thrice constantly set the bar for themselves higher ...

    by Craig Hlavaty on July 1, 2010
  • Return of the Boomba - Crowd and music are equally animated at Escobar's weekly dubstep night.

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    Return of the Boomba - Crowd and music are equally animated at Escobar's weekly dubstep night.

    Dubstep is a club-friendly genre of music that popped up at the end of the '90s. Suraj Kurian, one of Houston's most prominent figures in the local dubstep scene, describes it as "what Justin Timberlake was doing with [producer] Timbaland, except the...

    by Shea Serrano on July 1, 2010
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    Vans Warped Tour

    Friday, this annual punk-rock summer caravan pulls into northwest Houston for its 15th stop in the Bayou City. You can always expect a sweltering and sweaty good time, as kids come every year to carouse, get heat exhaustion, drink sugary energy drink...

    by Craig Hlavaty on July 1, 2010
  • Kermit Ruffins

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    Kermit Ruffins

    Kermit Ruffins may not be a household name to Houstonians, but he may be the most accomplished New Orleans jazz musician of his generation and he is definitely Crescent City to the core. (He's not a bad cook, either...he named his backing band the Ba...

    by Chris Gray on July 1, 2010
  • Psychedelic Furs

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    Psychedelic Furs

    The Psychedelic Furs are a study in retroactive popularity. They toiled in the punk and new wave underground for years before finding success as the inspiration for a John Hughes movie in 1986. They re-recorded that song ("Pretty in Pink") for the so...

    by O'Brien, Pat on July 1, 2010
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    The Watermarks

    Already seen the Psychedelic Furs? Houston's Watermarks cultivate that same kind of sensual, sunglasses-after-dark modern-rock sound - albeit with synthesizers standing in for saxophones, and both live and electronic drums - and have been lauded by ...

    by Chris Gray on July 1, 2010
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    What Rocks Off Is Cooking Up For Memorial Day

    Now, Rocks Off knows many of you are anxious to start your Memorial Day weekend - and many of you already have - when Americans remember our fallen veterans by barbecuing, beaching and getting blasted on Coors Light longnecks. Rocks Off will of cours...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on May 28, 2010 @ 6:15 pm
  • Article

    FAIL: Crystal Bowersox, Bee Gees, Dave Matthews, M.I.A.

    American Idol Runner-Up: Kick Her While She's Fail: In case you haven't heard, Crystal Bowersox was kicked off American Idol when it was revealed that her entire career path had simply been one of Hurley's delusions while still locked up in the psych...

    @ Rocks Off by John Seaborn Gray on May 28, 2010 @ 4:45 pm
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    Whatchoo Talkin' Bout? R.I.P. Gary Coleman

    Other highlights of Coleman's colorful post-Strokes career included a stint as a shopping-mall security guard, where he was charged with assault after getting into an argument with a woman who requested his autograph. Coleman made several other court...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on May 28, 2010 @ 3:30 pm
  • Article

    Fat Tony Leaks New Freestyle Track

    ? Thursday night, local rapper Fat Tony sent us this leak of a freestyle he recorded back over the Christmas holidays with Tom Cruz, June James and Smash Bro. Shit like this makes us feel like badasses while sitting in our cubicle drinking coffee an...

    @ Rocks Off by Craig Hlavaty on May 28, 2010 @ 2:00 pm
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    Buxton Hits A Home Run At Discovery Green

    ? For more photos from Thursday, see our slideshow here. Playing before what was probably the youngest and most family-oriented crowd the band had ever seen (save the odd crawfish festival), Buxton emerged from their studio sessions at SugarHill ...

    @ Rocks Off by Craig Hlavaty on May 28, 2010 @ 1:00 pm
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    Girls Rock! Screens For Houston's Own Rocker Girls

    The Portland camp, which started in 2005, was the first of its kind in the country, and later spawned camps in other cities, including New York and Minneapolis. Anna Garza, organizer of Girls Rock Camp Houston, decided to bring the event to the Space...

    @ Rocks Off by Brittanie Shey on May 28, 2010 @ 12:00 pm
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    6 Songs You Never Want To Hear At Graduation

    ? It must be that time of year again. Seniors are suffering from GTFO Syndrome, and their loved ones are bracing themselves for several hours of obligatory, coma-inducing celebrations of learning known as "commencement." Yes, it's graduation...

    @ Rocks Off by Valerie Alberto on May 28, 2010 @ 11:00 am
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    Is Z-Ro Too Big To Get Big?

    Welcome back to Five Spot. Every Friday, we'll examine a recent bit of music news and, albeit sometimes awkwardly, tie it to a bit of Houston rap. We'll incorporate the number five in there somewhere. Send tips to introducingliston@gmail.com. ...

    @ Rocks Off by Shea Serrano on May 28, 2010 @ 10:00 am
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    Pedicab Drivers Pedal The Lawless Downtown Frontier

    Space City Bike Cabs has the largest fleet of pedicabs in the Houston area. ? Pedicab driving is a job for shisters. That much became clear to Rocks Off after just a 10-minute conversation with a driver. And during our two-hour ride along with Hou...

    @ Rocks Off by Brittanie Shey on May 28, 2010 @ 9:00 am
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    Possible Sponsors For 6 Summer Tours

    ? Sunday night, resurgent '90s nu-metaleers Korn stop by Verizon Wireless Theater as headliners of the annual Jagermeister Music Tour. Wonder if they've still got the gorilla suit. It seems like more and more artists are following the model ...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on May 27, 2010 @ 5:35 pm
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    Plundering Facebook's Punk Rock Flyer Archive

    ? The art of the attention-grabbing flyer has a history almost as old as entertainment itself, but there are few genres that are as boundary crossing as that of punk rock. Sam Atakra, a record-label owner and formerly employed by the Freemas...

    @ Rocks Off by Jef With One F on May 27, 2010 @ 3:45 pm
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