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    If Music Be the Food of Love, Play On

    Now Denny's, having grown fat on bands' per diems for generations, wants a few lucky bands to grow fat in return. It's sponsoring a new promotional campaign called Denny's All Nighter, where visitors to the Web site can choose which bands Denny's wil...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on May 16, 2008 @ 11:47 am
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    Review: Rockferry, by Duffy

    Artist: Duffy Release Date: 5/13/08 Does the world need another Amy Winehouse? If the answer is yes, then Duffy will suffice. On Rockferry, the Welsh songstress follows the Winehouse trend of mixing neo- soul with glossy production; the outcome is ...

    @ Rocks Off by Linda Leseman on May 16, 2008 @ 11:40 am
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    Playbill: Corb Lund and Hayes Carll at Dosey Doe

    Carll and Lund, who was voted the best unsigned act in Nashville by our sister paper Nashville Scene in 2007, have been traveling in tandem off and on for a couple of years now in a cross-pollinating audience-building effort, with Lund playing shows ...

    @ Rocks Off by William Michael Smith on May 16, 2008 @ 11:15 am
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    Tonight: Paul Thorn at the Mucky Duck

    Little birdies on the Internet told me that Paul Thorn, who is appearing tonight at the Mucky Duck, puts on a legendary, soul-cleansing, mind-blowing, ass-kicking live show. Judge for yourself after the jump... Of course you could just go ...

    @ Rocks Off by John Nova Lomax on May 15, 2008 @ 5:31 pm
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    This Just In: Cave Singers Cancel

    After Cat Power's doctor-ordered cancellation of her Warehouse Live show (now scheduled to be made up in October), Houston's run of bad luck with indie-folk performers continues. According to Ryan Chavez of Houston promoters Super Unison, Seattle-b...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on May 14, 2008 @ 4:52 pm
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    Monday Night: Ace Frehley at Meridian

    All photos by Rosa Guerrero Better Than: The Audiobooks version of Oriental travel guide Yellow River, by Frehley's distant relation I.P. Download: Try this YouTube clip of Frehley and KISS doing "Shock Me" at the Summit in 1977 on for size It's ...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on May 14, 2008 @ 1:05 pm
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    Reverberations: Phenomenauts and Black Angels

    It's once again time for a Reverberation at Boondocks, so be there this Saturday, and be careful on the stairs. And if you're the sort who likes to start early (and what really constitutes "early" on a Saturday?), you won't do much better than sho...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on May 14, 2008 @ 11:54 am
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    Mister Beebe Goes to Marfa

    It's official, the votes are in, and David Beebe is the newest member of Marfa City Council. He won by a razor-thin two-vote margin. Anyone want to bet on how long it will be before he's the mayor?

    @ Rocks Off by John Nova Lomax on May 14, 2008 @ 10:53 am
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    Last Night: Scott Miller at the Mucky Duck

    Miller opened with an instrumental from his upcoming, untitled record and then proceeded to play five more vocal numbers from the same. "Freedom's a Stranger," Miller's very own "Night Moves," was the first song I could sing along with and it came ab...

    @ Rocks Off by John Nova Lomax on May 14, 2008 @ 9:31 am
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    Lonesome Onry and Mean: An Open Letter to Ed Shane, Publisher of Best In Texas

    In a rambling full-page editorial slyly couched in terms of his deceased mother's instruction "if you can't say something nice don't say anything at all," publisher Ed Shane (the Shane of Shane Media Services here in Houston) claimed I was "an insen...

    @ Rocks Off by William Michael Smith on May 13, 2008 @ 11:48 am
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    The Wayback Machine

    (Rooting through yellowing copies of the Press, I found the following listings from ten and 15 years ago) 15 years ago in Houston music: The Boredoms and Brutal Truth opened for Pain Teens at Emo's...Then-Press music editor Brad Tyer highly rec...

    @ Rocks Off by John Nova Lomax on May 12, 2008 @ 5:53 pm
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    Joe Nick Patoski's Willie Nelson biography signings

    Joe Nick Patoski is heading to town to sign copies of Willie Nelson: An Epic Life, his new biography of the Red-headed Stranger. This Thursday Patoski will appear at Brazos Books (2421 Bissonnet) from 5-7 p.m., whereupon he will head down the street ...

    @ Rocks Off by John Nova Lomax on May 12, 2008 @ 2:21 pm
  • Ministry's last trip across the land of rape and honey - Just One Last Fix

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    Ministry's last trip across the land of rape and honey - Just One Last Fix

    It's days before the first date of what's being billed as the last tour ever for industrial-metal pioneers Ministry, and frontman Al Jourgensen is determined to convince naysayers that the band's days are truly numbered. "I'm not one of these comeb...

    by Daniel Raven on April 17, 2008
  • Last Concert Café - Hippie wolves haunt and howl at the former whorehouse

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    Last Concert Caf - Hippie wolves haunt and howl at the former whorehouse

    It's not very often that we get to write a sentence that we know, without a doubt, has never ever been written before, but today is one of those days: Lord Allen Goodson wants his brain put inside of a robot. You see, as bartender for the past...

    by Shea Serrano on April 17, 2008
  • Indian Jewelry, with Balaclavas, Wicked Poseur and A Thousand Cranes

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    Indian Jewelry, with Balaclavas, Wicked Poseur and A Thousand Cranes

    Disregarding their phantasmagorical live show, Houston noise-dance collective Indian Jewelry -- a garishly theatrical troupe of misfit musicians whose members and alumni go by colorful pseudonyms (or are they?) like "Erika Thrasher" and "Ken Consu...

    by Chris Gray on April 17, 2008
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    Mike Doughty

    Fans of the now-defunct Soul Coughing are divided when it comes to former frontman Mike Doughty's solo career. Some argue that he's playing it too safe; others say his beat-poet delivery has matured like fine wine. On his recent solo LP, Golden Deli...

    by Andy Vihstadt on April 17, 2008
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    Pelican, with Thrice and Circa Survive

    In no rock subgenre is the guitar solo more integral than in metal, and sounds unheard, you could be forgiven for thinking that "instrumental metal" would describe songs that are merely extended solos. Pelican's music is more intricate than that, as...

    by David A. Cobb on April 17, 2008
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    Cat Power & Dirty Delta Blues, with Appaloosa

    Cat Power kicks off her new CD, Jukebox (Matador), with her remake of John Kander & Fred Ebb's standard "Theme from New York, New York," but given the track's sultry, Stax-y R&B makeover and coolly rumbling keyboards, perhaps she should call her ver...

    by Falling James on April 17, 2008
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    Big Sam's Funky Nation

    A dancing bear of a man, Big Sam Williams is a nose tackle-size New Orleans trombonist and veteran of an apprenticeship in the Dirty Dozen Brass Band. The Funky Nation, his eight-piece band, is far less traditional than the Double-D Double-B. Based...

    by John Nova Lomax on April 17, 2008
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    The Houston International Festival Is Upon Us

    Allow Houston International Festival education coordinator and performing arts director Rick Mitchell to channel his inner Ron Popeil. "Imagine that Pace Concerts," he enthuses, "is doing a blues festival up in The Woodlands and their headliners ...

    by John Nova Lomax on April 17, 2008
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