Fifty bands, 11 stages and three music writers talking HPMA highlights.
Checkout the slideshows of the bands and the crowd at the Houston Press Music Awards Showcase. Photo by Marco TorresHell City KingsJosh Wolf, lead singer of rock and rollers Hell City Kings, is fantastic. And mesmerizing. And pasty. During his set at the HPMAs (Warehouse Live, 6 p.m.), he s ... More >>
Sooooooo... The Dead Revolt. They're loud, crash-bangy indie-rockers who tend to do very well here in the city. However, we are not here to tell you how awesome they are. We are here to talk about why someone would call their band The Dead Revolt. Most of us are revolted by the dead. Especia ... More >>
Marshall Mathers III has certainly enjoyed great success, but it hasn't been easy for the guy. He's had difficulty overcoming addiction and depression, and like many of us, he keeps returning to that one bad relationship over and over again. His latest album, Recovery, has brought him back in ... More >>
It's almost Christmas, I'm tired of shopping, and I keep yelling "sharkfarts" at everyone. This was the week in TV Land: • Most of the major shows and networks were in repeats this week, which threw my viewing habits off a bit. It's not like I only watch the big four networks; in fact, I ... More >>
Greatest Hits & Remixes
Writer-director Karen Moncrieff knows her way around a dead body
That whole talking animal genre? Let's be done with it
What's black and white and red all over? Sin City, pal.
In this Little Black Book you'll find a lot of mean people
In a year of big-screen sadness, our critics comfort those who triumphed
Girls tries a tired lesson -- grow up, already
Fledgling director Jonas Akerlund spins the next hip dope flick
In Just Married, Ashton Kutcher wonders, "Dude, where's the script?"
Is it a new MTV show or is it Edward Burns's Sidewalks of New York?
Don't Say a Word has the budget, but not the brains, to chill us
You'll lap it up as the title character in Alan Rudolph's quirky comedy trips over her own tongue
Girl, Interrupted can't distinguish between crazy and normal adolescent turmoil
Clueless is an improbably entertaining time-waster