The moment many of you have been dreading has arrived: this morning Free Press Summer Fest announced this year's schedule and stage times for its fifth year, scheduled for June 1 and 2 in Eleanor Tinsley Park. The festival's eightysomething performers this year are spread across six stages from the ... More >>
Canned Acoustica, the popular "unplugged"-style local concerts that over six installations have raised both money and food for a variety of charities, has put the final touches (for now) on its YouTube channel, offering local music fans an easy place to browse through intimate and sometimes unconven ... More >>
This weekend Heights Vinyl celebrates its first year of life with a big party at their shop on White Oak, just blocks from Fitzgerald's, featuring beer, food, giveaways, and performances from Electric Attitude, Brandon West, Come See My Dead Person and the Heights Boogaloo All-Stars, a band brought ... More >>
Red Hot Chili Peppers, Janelle Monae: Thu., March 8. Toyota Center, 1510 Polk, Houston.
Agent Orange: Tue., Feb. 21. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston.
"Burned Out" With Chase Hamblin, The Literary Greats, The Sideshow Tramps: Sat., Jan. 21. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston.
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Aaron Neville: Sun., Dec. 11. House of Blues.
Carbon Leaf, Alpha Rev: Wed., Oct. 26. Fitzgerald's.
Between The Buried And Me, Animals As Leaders: Thu., Nov. 17. House of Blues.
Gunslinger, Black Queen Speaks, Sheila Swift, Tyburn Jig, Tyranny Of Bella: VIP ROOM., Sat., Sept. 10. Verizon W ... More >>
Brandon HolleyRocks Off has been an apostle of The Manichean ever since we grabbed singer Cory Sinclair by the shoulders and demanded he explain to us what the hell a Manichean was. Since then, we have dutifully reviewed every single release he and partner Justice Tirapelli-Jamail have thrown ... More >>
Rocks Off has been a very, very good boy this year.Editor's Pick: Dear Santa, I would like everyone involved with music in Houston - the musicians, the press, clubowners, promoters, fans, etc. - to take themselves a little less seriously next year. I know music is some people's whole lives, a ... More >>
Black Congress, Omotai, Side Arms, The Formations: Sat., Sept. 4. Walter's on Washington.
The Bloody Beetroots: Sat., Oct. 23. House of Blues.
Chris Isaak: Sun., Oct. 17. House of Blues.
Corinne Bailey Rae: Sun., Aug. 15. House of Blues.
Cory Morrow: Wed., July 28. Pub Fiction.
Deniz Te ... More >>
Athlete, Carney: Sat., June 26. Walter's on Washington.
All Leather, Balaclavas, Yip-Yip: Sat., May 15. The Mink.
The Bangles, Tonic: Sat., May 29. Moody Gardens Outdoor Amphitheater.
Tyagaraja, Black Queen Speaks, Peekaboo Theory, Robert Ellis & The Boys, The Tontons, VerseCity, Wayside Dri ... More >>