Jose Figueroa is still dancing. The Channelview high-school teacher we told you about earlier this month, whose goal was not only to dance to live music every single night for a solid year but also to make a documentary film about it, says he's not much closer to recovering the equipment that was st ... More >>
The passing of Texas Johnny Brown last year hit me and a bunch of people pretty hard, so the September 12 death of Crusaders pianist Joe Sample was another slap in the face that many of Houston's musical heroes are closer to the end than the beginning. The latest bad news is that bluesmen I.J. Gosey ... More >>
Houston's jazz-piano cats salute a giant in their field
Groceries spoil in the heat, while the rest of Houston's music community blossoms
Jazz legend Rick Porter has beaten more than his drum kit. He's also beaten addiction.
Former drummer Ben "Scatman" Turner dies, and the heart of the jazz community skips a beat
Hollisters, Bo Patt, Hadden Sayers Band, and Tom Cummings Quartet
Whether in a classroom or at the piano, Bob Henschen is always working