In a season once again serving up an eclectic mixture of dance, music and theater as well as speakers including returning favorites such as writer/performer David Sedaris and chef/author/TV pers... More >>
Houston is a wonderful place, but we have made more than our share of mistakes over the years. From traffic to tear downs, sprawl to self promotion, we have found ourselves cleaning up the messe... More >>
North or south of the Red River, pedigrees don't come any purer than Cody Canada & the Departed. Not so long ago, Cody Canada and Jeremy Plato were part of Cross Canadian Ragweed, the rangy Okla... More >>
Nearly a decade removed from the release of their debut album, Houston's own Delta-rock blues group Runaway Sun still enjoy performing their earlier cuts. So much so, in fact, that the band recor... More >>
Opponents of the city's equal rights ordinance are still about 3,000 signatures short of the amount required for a referendum, the Houston Chronicle is reporting. But 8,500 more signatures are s... More >>
Describe This Movie In One Simpsons Quote: "Don't blame me, I voted for Kodos."
Rating Using Random Objects Relevant To The Film: Three Gorts out of five.
Brief Plot Synopsis: Lo... More >>
2nd Annual Patio Crawfish Boil @ Tony Mandola's Gulf Coast Kitchen
Saturday, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Head to this Gulf coast kitchen for a good ol' fashioned Cajun crawfish boil on Saturda... More >>
Tuesday, March 31 is National Oyster on the Half Shell Day. Since that actually exists, Holley's Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar, 3201 Louisiana, will be celebrating by offering all happy hour a... More >>
Winfield Cheek is just happy to be here. Now into his eighth year as funky keyboardist with Shinyribs, one of the fastest-moving bands in the Texas scene right now, Cheek seems content with his ... More >>
In addition to venturing out to bars for drinks, food, music on the jukebox and good conversation, sometimes you and your friends need some competition to break up the monotony. Whether it is po... More >>
Ever since a big "For Lease" sign went up on the side of Montrose rock dive Mango's in December, local underground music fans have been patiently and glumly waiting for word to come down regardin... More >>
UH Frontier Fiesta
TDECU Stadium (University of Houston), March 27-28
Known as "The Cage," TDECU Stadium is still just getting started as the home of the fightin' Houston Cougar football team, ... More >>
So the rumor mill was spitting out information last week that the decision makers behind Hard Knocks, HBO's voyeuristic peephole into training camp life in the NFL, had the Cleveland Browns in th... More >>
A talent booker for Matthew McConaughey doesn't want anyone knowing how much the University of Houston is paying his client to deliver UH's commencement speech in May, and has outlined his argume... More >>
Bayou Music Center
March 25, 2015
As Pentatonix performed to a filled Bayou Music Center on Wednesday night, they barely ever took their microphones from their faces. This wasn't bec... More >>
Lawyers in Houston are scratching their heads over a lavish honeymoon gift registry posted online by Harris County Family Court Judge Alicia Franklin and her fiancé, attorney Doug York.
We're j... More >>
Over the past year, the North Carolina electro pop duo Sylvan Esso has toured the country supporting TUNE-Yards, did the late-night television rounds and played festivals across the globe. Rollin... More >>
"Alton Brown Live! The Edible Inevitable Tour" comes to the Cullen Performance Hall at the University of Houston on April 4. The original 7 p.m. show in Houston on Saturday sold out, so anothe... More >>
A new state report confirms what basically everyone who wasn't a die-hard anti-abortion activist or politician predicted a couple of years ago when Texas lawmakers kicked Planned Parenthood out o... More >>
Horror gaming has really undergone a renaissance these days thanks to the increasing ability of indie developers to create and release products. What Tobe Hooper was doing with movies in the '70s,... More >>
A combination of increasingly cheaper film making supplies and the magic of the Internet has given the short film a wider audience than it ever has had before. When you throw in our annual Splatt... More >>
Webb Wilder, who rolls into McGonigel's Mucky Duck on his first-ever solo tour Sunday, is a lifer, a rock and roll true believer who refuses to give in to the modern-day music business model. Th... More >>
2015 promises to be a big year for movies, with some predicting box office returns of the all-time record variety. Indeed, any one of these three movies has the potential to break $1.5 billion w... More >>
Reginald Smith Jr., a studio artist with Houston Grand Opera, and Nicholas "Nick" Brownlee, a former Shepherd School of Music at Rice University student have been named winners of the annual Met... More >>