Ah, December, a most bittersweet time of year for the Houston music scene. In most cities, it's a slack time for gigs, both local and national. Not so in Houston. Sure, the big touring acts don't come around, but as for the locals, it's another story. This is the month when many of the richly talented musicians who left town come back home. While they're mainly here to visit relatives, many of them find the time to... More >>>
John Nova Lomax
Steve Christiansen (left) and Houston expats Chris Masterson, Eleanor Whitmore and Paul Valdez relax at Under the Volcano.