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    Skate & Rock No. 3

    Punk rock and skateboarding have always gone together like peas and carrots. From the Dogtown Boys in the '70s to the countless boarders turned full-time punks like U.S. Bombs' Duane Peters, you can't really separate the two. Wherever you see a homem...

    by Craig Hlavaty on June 17, 2010
  • A Gulf Coast Juneteenth


    A Gulf Coast Juneteenth

    Juneteenth always means a one-of-a-kind blues show at Miller Outdoor Theatre, with a lineup this year that nods heavily toward Louisiana. The Meters Experience, an all-star project headed by Meters guitarist Leo Nocentelli, celebrates the music of th...

    by William Michael Smith on June 17, 2010
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    Now in their 20th year of business, Tool has solidified themselves as their generation's go-to prog band. Nothing about the L.A.-formed quartet has ever been run-of-the-mill. From 1992 debut EP Opiate onward, the band set a course that would lead to ...

    by Craig Hlavaty on June 17, 2010
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    Countdown To Summerfest Starts Now

    ? Pitchfork gives Houston all kinds of kudos in this article. ? 29-95 interviews Anna Garza about her inspirations for starting Girls Rock Camp Houston. ? Lisa's Sons have a new track up on their Myspace page called "Every Minute." They emphasize ...

    @ Rocks Off by Brittanie Shey on May 25, 2010 @ 1:15 pm
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    Blue October Adds Second Acoustic Show July 24

    Just when Rocks Off thought we could take a little breather from writing about Blue October, the Houston-formed, critically divisive alt-rockers went and sold out their July 24 acoustic show at House of Blues. Not to worry, though: They've added anot...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on May 25, 2010 @ 12:10 pm
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    Bama Boyz On Producing Beyonce's "Why Don't You Love Me"

    The hip-hop world is a less than sensible place -lots of times, you're even required to clarify when bad means bad and when bad means good- so once a week we're going to get with a rapper and ask them to explain things. Have something you always want...

    @ Rocks Off by Shea Serrano on May 25, 2010 @ 11:00 am
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    Taylor Swift: Goth Icon In The Making

    As the summer and its hateful amount of sunlight begins to creep towards us like some kind of humid, rat-borne plague, Gothtopia has been a bit hard-pressed to find spooky news to bring Houston. But today we have an emerging Goth icon whose presence ...

    @ Rocks Off by Jef With One F on May 25, 2010 @ 10:00 am
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    Upcoming: Roberto Carlos, Dead Meadow, Huey Lewis & The News, Ratt, Etc.

    ? Roberto Carlos: CHANGED Wed., Sept. 22, 8 p.m., $59.50-$99.50. Verizon Wireless Theater. Adler's Appetite: Sun., June 13. BFE Rock Club. Ambrosia: Fri., Aug. 6. Dosey Doe Coffee Company. American Fangs, Meriweather, Legacy Fails, A ...

    @ Rocks Off by Craig Hlavaty on May 25, 2010 @ 9:00 am
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    Remembering Jose Lima, Entertainer And Recording Artist

    "He could dance, he could sing, but his best gift of all was that he was an extremely happy person," McLane told the Associated Press. "He just lit up our clubhouse with his personality, which was his greatest asset." True, Lima was a journeyman wh...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on May 24, 2010 @ 5:45 pm
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    KISS Brings "Hottest Show On Earth" (Duh) To Woodlands

    ? KISS returns to Houston for the second time in less than a year September 17. This time the monstrously monolithic classic-rockers will be gracing the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion for a tour they are calling the "Hottest Show on Earth." A local ...

    @ Rocks Off by Craig Hlavaty on May 24, 2010 @ 4:00 pm
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    Justin Bieber For BET's "Best New Artist"? Recognize.

    Welcome back to Turning the Screw, Rocks Off's weekly rap post. It probably won't rhyme, at least most of the time. E-mail tips to introducingliston@gmail.com. Thanks, homies. ? Single of the Week: "Rain Drops," Yung Redd feat. T.C. This...

    @ Rocks Off by Shea Serrano on May 24, 2010 @ 3:00 pm
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    A Weird Pop Heaven Via Bay City's "Happy Radio"

    ? Along Rocks Off's various Texas travels, we almost never listen to an iPod or compact discs anymore. Anything we could pop in wouldn't match the rhythm of the road; the Stooges or Metallica don't really jive with Highways 59, 71 or 77. I...

    @ Rocks Off by Craig Hlavaty on May 24, 2010 @ 2:00 pm
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    So Alive: Rocks Off Goes To Pole-Dancing Class

    ? The things we at Rocks Off won't do for work. Craig Hlavaty has gone undercover as a guido for a look into the Washington Avenue scene. Chris Gray trolls Craiglist for the most... interesting... entries. And we, as the token Rocks Off ...

    @ Rocks Off by Brittanie Shey on May 24, 2010 @ 1:00 pm
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    Top 10 Dylanesque Bob Dylan Quotes

    Rocks Off would like to join a lot of other people, we're sure, in wishing Robert Zimmerman a happy 69th birthday today. Since breaking out of Greenwich Village via Northern Minnesota in the early '60s, the restless spirit much better known as Bob Dy...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on May 24, 2010 @ 12:20 pm
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    Symphony, Soloist "Shine" On Rach 3, Rite Of Spring

    ? While watching to the Houston Symphony's performance of "The Rite of Spring" Friday night, Aftermath's mind kept coming back to one image - the story from late last year of the wild white-tail fawn that accidentally found its way into ...

    @ Rocks Off by Brittanie Shey on May 24, 2010 @ 11:00 am
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    Wild Moccasins Get CD Release Crowd A-Twitter

    ? Between SXSW, the band's tour kickoff show last month and the interview in this week's print edition, Rocks Off has had plenty to say about the Wild Moccasins lately. So for the band's CD release of debut full-length Skin Collision Past Friday at W...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on May 24, 2010 @ 10:00 am
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    For Sale: One Guitar, Slightly Peed On

    ? Here's a lovely way to start off the week. Naturally, it comes to us from Craigslist. Just in time for summer vacation, in case any of you recent grads are thinking about starting a band, or a summer tour if you're already in one, a loca...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on May 24, 2010 @ 9:00 am
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    Stravinsky's Rite Of Spring: The Buzzfest Of Its Day

    ? This weekend, the Houston Symphony performs Igor Stravinsky's ballet Rite of Spring, which, before it was featured alongside a bunch of dying dinosaurs in Walt Disney's Fantasia, was probably most famous for sparking a full-blown riot upon...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on May 21, 2010 @ 7:00 pm
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    Magpies Swoop Into Mucky Duck Sunday

    ? One of Lonesome, Onry and Mean's favorite roots-rock bands returns to Houston Sunday to play the Mucky Duck. Cleveland's hard-traveling Magpies fall somewhere in that sweet zone between Tom Petty and the Gourds, meaning they rock it hard but wit...

    @ Rocks Off by William Michael Smith on May 21, 2010 @ 6:00 pm
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    Taylor Swift Is A Nazi(?!): Musical Fun With Google Auto-Fill

    Really, Beyonce? We had no idea. But when Rocks Off read Katharine Shilcutt's hilarious test-drive of Google's auto-fill feature on our sister blog Hair Balls earlier this week, we knew we had to give it a spin ourselves to see what kind of smack the...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on May 21, 2010 @ 5:30 pm
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