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    RIP, Rory Miggins

    We just received word that Rory Miggins, the long-time owner of East End bar Local Charm and grand man about town, has passed away at 50 of melanoma. The Irish (and northern English and Scots too) have a word for what followed in Rory Miggins's wak...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 7, 2007 @ 4:26 pm
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    Drenched in Blog: Pearland Represent!

    Earlier this week, the guys from venerable Pearland New Wavers the Judy's released a series of remastered reissues of their catalog. YouTube is awash in clips from their heyday, including a short documentary film. P.S. I'm pretty sure my Mom made o...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 7, 2007 @ 4:18 pm
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    Download: Pimp C, 1973-2007

    1. Solomon Burke: "Got to Get You Off of My Mind." Preview/Buy from iTunes Pimp grew up steeped in music, particularly Southern soul music. His father was a trumpet player for Burke, among others. In this Noz interview, Pimp talked about being a k...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 7, 2007 @ 11:15 am
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    Damage Control: Pimp C Tribute

    Matt Sonzala came out of retirement on Wednesday night to help broadcast this Pimp C tribute. The file is huge, so we'd suggest you right-click (or whatever it is you Mac people do) and save the mp3 on your hard drive. (And don't get distracted by th...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 7, 2007 @ 8:08 am
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    Slideshow: Howl at the Moon

    In this week's Nightfly, Shea Serrano takes you to Howl at the Moon, a former auto shop turned dueling piano bar. We sent photog Bill Olive out last weekend to grab some pics, and from the looks of it, he wandered into a mythical land of bachelor...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 6, 2007 @ 12:00 pm
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    The Apple of Her Eye: Pimp C's Sixth Grade Social Studies Teacher Remembers Chad Butler

    League City resident and Deer Park teacher Susana Valdes never knew Pimp C. She did, however, know Chad Butler. In fact, she taught the Dirty South hip-hop legend sixth grade social studies back at Woodrow Wilson Junior High in Port Arthur. Here's t...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 5, 2007 @ 4:53 pm
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    Judy's Catalog Finally Available on CD

    "The three of us are in the studio this afternoon, doing the theme from an anime cartoon TV pilot," bassist Jeff Walton, now a TV and film composer, says. "I realized it needed to be a Judy's thing, so we're doing it." The Judy's first disbanded aft...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 5, 2007 @ 4:20 pm
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    Willie D Remembers Pimp C

    Willie D was very close to Pimp C. The Geto Boy and former boxer and radio host spoke with Houstoned Rocks earlier this afternoon about Pimp's musical soulfulness, self-confidence, anger and influence, and threw in a mean Pimp C impersonation while h...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 5, 2007 @ 3:45 pm
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    Lil' Flip Mourns Comrade Pimp C

    Just like he did with April's Virginia Tech shootings, Houston's Lil' Flip has posted a current-event song on his MySpace page before the ink on the newspaper headlines is even dry. This time, of course, it's the unexpected death of his friend and ...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 5, 2007 @ 2:09 pm
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    Drenched in Blog: Queens of the Stone Age in a Salt Mine

    aiming to release the footage for a concert DVD. This is a quick teaser clip. Expect the complete concert to be unveiled by spring. - Craig Hlavaty ...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 5, 2007 @ 1:07 pm
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    Drenched In Blog: Noddin' After Midnight

    This picture of Amy Winehouse surfaced from across the pond yesterday: My job is done for today. Have fun trying to scour that visage from your brains. Dr. Hlavaty recommends a bottle of sleeping pills and a fifth of the worst bourbon Kentucky can o...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 4, 2007 @ 3:05 pm
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    This Just In: Pimp C Found Dead in a Sunset Strip Hotel

    And the hits keep fucking coming. According to this TMZ report, Pimp C was found dead in his bed in a Sunset Strip hotel room this morning. The rapper, born Chad Butler, had just performed with Too Short at the LA House of Blues last Saturday. W...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 4, 2007 @ 2:03 pm
  • Article

    Get Lit: For You: Original Stories and Photographs by Bruce Springsteen's Legendary Fans, edited by Lawrence Kirsch

    Canadian Lawrence Kirsch is such a fan that he wanted to present the written and visual show memories of other die-hards, and has done so brilliantly with For You. A lavish, gorgeous, detailed book, it is truly a pleasure to read and counters the oft...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 4, 2007 @ 8:08 am
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    Chris King Injured In Wreck

    File this under Bad News That Could Be Worse... In the wee hours of Saturday morning, former Carolyn Wonderland bassist and Jug O' Lightnin' drummer and universally beloved local figure Chris King was involved in a serious one-car accident on West Al...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 3, 2007 @ 5:25 pm
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    Blog in Drenched: Underwater Lives God

    As long I'm on the whole "backwards" tip, I might as well post this 1998 video from God Lives Underwater. It's three minutes of a Japanese guy pulling food out of his mouth. Just think of him as a confused version of Kobayashi, the champion eating-ma...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on December 3, 2007 @ 2:17 pm
  • The Seximals: Small Songs

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    The Seximals: Small Songs

    "And if I leave this town and move away, will it change the world at all?" muses the Seximals' Anthony Barilla on Small Songs' opening track, "Consciousness Explained." Barilla might have more invested in those lyrics than most. He's spent the bette...

    by Nicholas L. Hall on January 3, 2008
  • Trae - Houston's "King of the Streets" doesn't mince words

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    Trae - Houston's "King of the Streets" doesn't mince words

    Trae tha Truth is an Asshole. Seriously. A founding member of Houston's Assholes By Nature crew, Trae eschews the candy-painted landscape extolled by Mike Jones, et al. Instead, he exposes the sober, unforgiving realities of urban street life. Ri...

    by Shea Serrano on January 3, 2008
  • Zeppelin Video Lounge - Midtown's New Kid on the Block

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    Zeppelin Video Lounge - Midtown's New Kid on the Block

    Holy crap. A no-holds-barred dance battle has broken out between two guys on the small dance floor at Zeppelin Video Lounge (3101 San Jacinto). It may be the greatest/worst dance battle the world has ever seen. Afterward, the winner speaks. "T...

    by Shea Serrano on January 3, 2008
  • Hank III

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    Hank III

    Hank Williams III's Straight to Hell, released in early 2006, is a two-disc set jam-packed with honky-tonk romps and hellbilly screamers; it's also the first major-label country record to hit shelves bearing a parental advisory label. For all intent...

    by Chris Henderson on January 3, 2008
  • Article

    Sad Like Crazy

    Every few years, Houston indie rock goes through a sort of renaissance, with new bands starting and new records popping up frantically, followed by a steep decline as labels crash and burn and band members move away, have kids or just give up. Sad L...

    by Daniel Mee on January 3, 2008
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