Southern Culture on the Skids' annual two-night Continental stand is becoming a local rite of spring that would make Igor Stravinsky proud. The late Russian composer knew a thing or two about tapping into peasant rituals and indigenous folk music, after all, and so does the chicken-pickin' Chapel Hill, North Carolina, trio. Approaching their 20th year of trailer-park philosophy and tour-van togetherness, Rick Miller (vocals/guitar), Mary Huff (vocals/bass) and Dave Hartman (drums/percussion) have cultivated a loyal Houston fanbase that always gives the T-shirt stand land-office business no matter how much SCOTS swag they've already got in their closets (and often on their bodies). Absent a new album, the trio is still... More >>>