Although the MLS regular season is barely past the halfway mark, Saturday's match between the Dynamo and the Columbus Crew at BBVA Compass Stadium was a must-win. And even though the visiting Crew out-shot and - for long stretches in the second half - out-played the Dynamo, the Orange still manage ... More >>
Rob Zombie's career has played out like a good horror movie: A surprise at every turn. His '90s band White Zombie put a firm tongue in cheek (and a whole lotta metal) into Alice Cooper-style theatrics, and after 1996's Supersexy Swingin' Sounds, exited stage left as one of the most remix-friendly ha ... More >>
Branch Water Tavern 510 Shepherd Drive 713-863-7777 www.branchwatertavern.com This is Part 2 of a three-part chef chat series. Read Part 1 here and Part 3 in this same space on Friday. Yesterday, we chatted with Chef David Grossman about the beginnings of his rise to chef-dom. Today, he explains t ... More >>
Rodrigo Cortés's thriller Red Lights doesn't inspire faith.
On May 24, 1991, Guns N' Roses embarked on its Use Your Illusion Tour, a massive 192-date concert spectacular that took the band to every place on the planet with electricity. The string of shows marked the very height of Guns' popularity, with more than seven million people in 27 countries plunkin ... More >>
Tommy Lee Jones once didn't do a film because there was a scene in which he was supposed to eat on camera. Tommy Lee Jones doesn't eat on camera. Ever. That film was Man of the House, and it's a good thing that the producers caved to his demands, for the world would be a far, far worse place if ... More >>
Steven Soderbergh and his MMA star make impact with Haywire.
Buxton takes its bump to the roots-rock big leagues in stride.
Is ibogaine really an addict cure-all?
On the last episode of The Next Iron Chef, Mario Pagan was booted and Ming Tsai declared he would never be in the bottom two of a challenge again. We'll see, Ming. We'll see. Challenge one for the night is based on the theme of resourcefulness, and the secret ingredient is pickles. Pickled c ... More >>
Photo illustrations by John Seaborn GrayOh No, Not Lady Gaga, Too: Get ready, kids. We've got some truly shocking, devastating news for you. Are you sitting down? Okay, good, now listen closely. Lady Gaga - the whacked-out pop singer you've been listening to for the past couple of years - has ... More >>
The Houston Press honors three local arts groups on the city's cutting edge.
San Francisco's Sleepy Sun is the newest star in the psych-rock constellation.
Every now and then I like to step away from the snark and write about something good that's going on. Today is one of those days. On May 1, 2009, Literacy Advance of Houston will be honoring ESPN SportsCenter anchor Hannah Storm as its Champion of Literacy as part of the organization's Champion ... More >>
The renaissance cowboy cut a wide swath through the West, and inspired a generation of songwriters
Treat yourself to Mediterranean-inflected breakfast foods and some of the most amazing wine deals in town at Catalan
Looking back on the '05 and dreaming in the '06
DJ /rupture's bombastic genre pastiche is incredibly cerebral, not to mention surprisingly fun to dance to
Charlotte Foster wanted a male nanny whod play sports with her sons. She got an escaped murderer.
Houston boasts some of the biggest track legends in the world. Who cares? They do.
Victor's from L.A., his corned beef's from Chicago, but his Reuben is heaven-sent
Houston's John Kelley has pursued his dream of bringing the Olympics to Houston for years, despite all odds. Now he's official.
Mr. Jealousy hits the mark for director Baumbach
Dance-craze era bows out squeaky clean
The cocktail party never ends in le cinema du Henry Jaglom
So John Tesh was a TV star? Hey, don't blame him -- he didn't want it.
Before Sunrise is something new from Richard Linklater -- a failure