Perhaps it shows the Continental Club's sense of resignation over sparsely attended Wednesday-night shows that they've booked Chris Knudson, the eternal opportunist who wrote that ham-fisted Kinky Friedman-for-governor song "Stand Up and Be Counted." Knudson seems willing to attach himself to any artist or cause -- from Kinky to the possible razing of the River Oaks Theatre -- that might allow him to stand closer to the spotlight. Seldom has an assignment come my way that brought more people out of the woodwork with horror stories about an artist. Apparently the self-proclaimed "New Texas Troubadour" is a pain in the ass of... More >>>