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    Keane

    It would have been easy for Britpop trio Keane to stick to the Snow Patrol and Coldplay bandwagoneering that they exhibited on 2004's debut LP, the VH1-embraced Hopes and Fears. Instead of resting with that sound, albeit how profitable it could be, K...

    by Craig Hlavaty on July 22, 2010
  • Ke$ha

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    Ke$ha

    If Lady Gaga is somehow too arty or brainy for you, look no further than Ke$ha, the bane of all those who must type her name on a regular basis. Does there really have to be a dollar sign in the middle? Initially known for singing the hook on Flo Rid...

    by Craig Hlavaty on July 22, 2010
  • Mark Chesnutt

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    Mark Chesnutt

    With early-'90s barroom memoirs both funny ("Bubba Shot the Jukebox") and not so funny ("Too Cold at Home"), Mark Chesnutt was one of the last in the George Jones line of Beaumont-bred, bona fide honky-tonkers to find real major-label success. Chesnu...

    by Chris Gray on July 22, 2010
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    Maps & Atlases

    Chicago quartet Maps & Atlases serves up loose, bluesy pop tunes set against technically stringent arrangements. Their melodies are a bit off-kilter, sometimes stringing repetitive vocal lines together, sometimes splashing with unexpected drumbeats f...

    by Erin K. Thomson on July 22, 2010
  • The Curious Case of the People's Champ - Paul Wall is neither a cartoon nor an asshole.

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    The Curious Case of the People's Champ - Paul Wall is neither a cartoon nor an asshole.

    When you call Paul Wall's cell phone and he doesn't answer, the automatic voice mail picks up, as automatic voice mails are wont to do: "The mailbox belonging to 'Whut it dew?' is full and cannot accept new messages at this time." Yes. "Whut it...

    by Shea Serrano on July 22, 2010
  • Toy Story - How Transformers led to underground MC Mic Skills's rap career.

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    Toy Story - How Transformers led to underground MC Mic Skills's rap career.

    The story of Mic Skills, likely Houston's hardest-working underground rapper, begins with a collection of Transformers. His popular Mission Control showcase and debut album behind him, Mic's honest, autobiographical rhymes owe largely to a rare Optim...

    by Valerie Alberto on July 22, 2010
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    Steve Earle, Lyle Lovett Praise Houston On NPR

    Monday around lunchtime, local singer-songwriter and multiple 2010 HPMA nominee Lee Alexander emailed us that Steve Earle and Lyle Lovett were being interviewed together on NPR's World Cafe. Not only that, he added, both men were saying lots of nice ...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on June 22, 2010 @ 5:15 pm
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    Keith Richards Signs On To Fill In At Faces Reunion

    The addition of Richards to the lineup of the original Faces (with Simply Red singer Mick Hucknall standing in for Stewart as vocalist) adds even more spice and star power to what will undoubtedly be one of the most significant band reunion gigs of t...

    @ Rocks Off by William Michael Smith on June 22, 2010 @ 4:00 pm
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    MTV Nominates Trae As "Hottest Breakthrough MC Of 2010"

    Nominees cannot have released a major-label album before June 21 of this year (which isn't a problem for Trae, since his Tha Truth has been just about to drop for, like, ever) or been named to a previous Sucker Free "Hottest MCs In the Game" list. MT...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on June 22, 2010 @ 3:00 pm
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    Blogging Bonnaroo: GWAR, DJ Deadmaus And Cheesy Fries

    GWAR performs at the Bonnaroo Music Festival Houston artist Tyagaraja recently won the Ford Fiesta Team Houston Battle of The Bands, the grand prize of which was a trip to perform at the Bonnaroo music festival in Tennessee. Meghan Hendley, keyboa...

    @ Rocks Off by Meghan Hendley on June 22, 2010 @ 2:00 pm
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    5 Ways Lady Gaga Could Spice Up The Astros' Season

    Last Friday night, Rocks Off's favorite pop star, Lady Gaga, bum-rushed her way around Yankee Stadium during the opening game of the New York Yankees three-game homestand against crosstown rivals the New York Mets. Somehow she talked her way past s...

    @ Rocks Off by Craig Hlavaty on June 22, 2010 @ 1:00 pm
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    Post-Apocalyptic Videos, Rap Cartoons And Plenty Of Punk History

    ? Pale, the mainstream-y dark rock band from Houston, has a new video out for their song "Catostrophic Skies," featuring a high-concept post-apocalyptic motorcycle gang. It's kinda goofy. But hell, look at those production values. ? Last month Rocks...

    @ Rocks Off by Brittanie Shey on June 22, 2010 @ 12:00 pm
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    Upcoming: Adam Lambert, School Of Seven Bells, Vampire Weekend, Etc.

    Sat., July 24. Scout Bar Clear Lake. Adam Lambert: Wed., Sept. 8. Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. Andre Nickatina, Bizzy Bone, Glasses Malone, TMills, Dot Dot Curve: Sun., Aug. 15. Warehouse Live. Black Label Society, Clutch, Children Of Bodom,...

    @ Rocks Off by Craig Hlavaty on June 22, 2010 @ 11:00 am
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    Is Drake Hip-Hop's Savior... Or Its Justin Bieber?

    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 June 22, 2010 @ 10:00 am
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    Charlie Campbell: Like H.P. Lovecraft On X

    When you watch the video for Charlie Campbell's "Paranoid," you are the victim in that moment. There is just something so damn unnerving about this video. First of all, we have absolutely NO idea who or what Charlie Campbell is - male, female, carbo...

    @ Rocks Off by Jef Rouner on June 22, 2010 @ 9:00 am
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    SugarHill Studios Burglarized Over The Weekend

    6:08 p.m.: Updated to include list of stolen gear. Chris Gray SugarHill Studios in 2008 Legendary Houston recording complex SugarHill Studios, subject of the recent book House of Hits by local historian Dr. Roger Wood and studio co-o...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on June 21, 2010 @ 7:10 pm
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    Blogging Bonnaroo: Norah Jones, Stevie Wonder, Jay-Z

    Stevie Wonder on Bonnaroo's main stage Houston artist Tyagaraja recently won the Ford Fiesta Team Houston Battle of The Bands, the grand prize of which was a trip to perform at the Bonnaroo music festival in Tennessee. Meghan Hendley, keyboardist/...

    @ Rocks Off by Meghan Hendley on June 21, 2010 @ 5:00 pm
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    Music Award Nominees: Send Us Your Songs

    Since there was such an astronomically high response to this year's call for HPMA nominations, and a resulting higher than usual turnover of nominees from last year - see here and here if for some reason you missed them the first time around - Rocks...

    @ Rocks Off by Chris Gray on June 21, 2010 @ 3:00 pm
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    How Important Is It That Rappers Be "Real"?

    Some rappers happen to be thoughtful, intelligent people. Every Monday (that isn't a national holiday) Rocks Off will have some of them hear discussing issues relevant to their culture. This Week's Panel: Paul Wall, Fat Tony, Sam Sneed and Yung Redd...

    @ Rocks Off by Shea Serrano on June 21, 2010 @ 2:00 pm
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    Metallica Likes Death... A LOT

    Elsewhere on YouTube, you can also find how many times AC/DC has hailed rock and roll, "Slayer Likes Satan" and an overview of the killing ways of Megadeth and Dave Mustaine. Personally what we really wanna see is a video that collects every time B...

    @ Rocks Off by Craig Hlavaty on June 21, 2010 @ 1:00 pm
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