America's Most Wanted

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2014

    Hunter Pence Missing Scooter Update: THEY FOUND IT!

    Back when the television show America's Most Wanted was a thing (Is it still a thing?), I always liked it when the host of the show would give us an update on a previously unsolved crime or uncultured scumbag. I like my stories to have a beginning, a middle, and an end, and AMW made sure that mine ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 1, 2014

    Countdown to 2013 King of Content: The One Hit Wonders

    When it comes to crowning the King of Content for the year 2013, quantity is the basis on which the kingdom is built, and rightfully so. Maintaining a consistent flow of excellence/criminal behavior/bizarre work/belligerence is what gets you the ultimate reward. But the extravaganza that is an over ... More >>

  • Music

    November 21, 2013

    Started From the Bottom

    Rap superstar Drake performs in his spiritual hometown.

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2013

    10 '90s Albums That Should Be Broadway Musicals

    It seems Broadway may have a taste for those ironic jagged little '90s pills after all. Here's the thing: Jagged Little Pill, that mega-huge album from our favorite '90s alt-wailer Alanis Morissette, is being adapted for the Broadway stage. As in, they're making the album into a Broadway musical, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2013

    My Boyfriend May Be a Pimp. Help!

    Welcome to Ask Willie D, Rocks Off's advice column where the Geto Boys MC answers reader questions about matters, in his own words, "funny, serious or unpredictable." Something on your mind? Ask Willie D! I THINK MY BOYFRIEND IS ASHAMED OF ME Dear Willie D: I have been seeing a guy for a little ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2013

    Lil Wayne, T.I. & 2 Chainz at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 8/18/2013

    Lil Wayne, T.I., 2 Chainz Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion August 18, 2013 There comes a time in every boy's life where he learns an inadvertent anatomy lesson with the help of some overzealous audience members, their crotches, and a jumbotron. Sunday night was that night for many a Houston boy, b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2013

    Yikes! Anna Benson Was Once Charged With Murder? (w/ America's Most Wanted VIDEO)

    Anna Benson, I'm sorry. I take it all back. All the insensitive remarks about your mental stability, my repeatedly calling you not just "bat shit crazy," but the "bat shit craziest" ex-wife/girlfriend in the free world (well, actually, with you I'm including the incarcerated portion of the free wor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2012

    Travis Wayne Jones: Accused Sex Offender Nabbed After Ten Years on the Run

    A 50-year-old former Texan is currently awaiting extradition to East Texas in an Arkansas jail, where he was escorted earlier this week by United States Marshals. According to, Smith County Sheriff Ray Nutt said the Marshals got a tip that Travis Wayne Jones was hiding out in a home ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2011

    Rene Lopez: Caught Two Years After Murdering Boss

    HPDRene Lopez: Charged with murder after two years on the run​Andre Palacios ran an auto-repair business on the east side until he was gunned down at it in broad daylight a little over two years ago. The case has been open ever since, but Houston police announced today they have arrested a fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2009

    Friday Night Noise: Concrete Violin and Circuit Wound

    ‚Äč Concrete Violin, "Distant Envelopment" H-Town's Austin Caustic - if that's his real name, Friday Night Noise will eat his black Kangol with pepper sauce - records as Concrete Violin. You'd be forgiven for mistaking "Distant," which appeared on the Dictaphonia Volume One compilation (Hal McGee), ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2009

    Distant Early Warning: Atmosphere, Chickenfoot, Weezy & Jeezy, the Pogues and More

    Andy Moor: Fri., July 17. Rich's Houston. Atmosphere, Eyedea & Abilities, Attracted to Gods: Tue., Aug. 4. Warehouse Live. Chickenfoot: Wed., Sept. 16. Verizon Wireless Theater. Cosmic Gate: Fri., July 3. Rich's Houston. David Allan Coe, Sean Reefer & The Resin Valley Boys: CHANGED Thu., Ju ... More >>

  • Music

    May 12, 2005

    Bizzy Bone, Phone Home

    A Grammy-winning multiplatinum rapper melts down live on KPFT

  • Culture

    February 15, 2001

    Southern Living

    Hills Snyder and Chris Sauter build the dream home for some warped parallel universe

  • News

    March 9, 2000

    Run to Ground

    Inmate Terry Banks broke out of jail in Missouri, prison guard Lynette Barnett by his side. They disappeared for seven weeks - until the law caught up with them in a Victoria County, Texas, trailer park.

  • Culture

    May 27, 1999

    Study in Green

    People love Thomas Kinkade, the Painter of Light. Is that a problem?

  • News

    March 21, 1996

    The Money Trail

    Rose Marie Turford and Carolyn Stevens may be in jail, but the saga of Thelma and Louise goes on

  • Music

    February 15, 1996
  • News

    December 2, 1993

    Violence, TV and Demagoguery

    Congressional attempts to ax TV violence may put the First Amendment under the gun