UPDATED (Monday, 10 a.m.): Corrects Daniels' moving to Austin, and adds information on the burial service and memorial. UPDATE 2: Comments from Daniels' girlfriend, Candyce Prince have been added. Scott Daniels, longtime Houstonian and guitarist for Carolyn Wonderland and Horseshoe, has passed. Li ... More >>
Collie Buddz House of Blues (Bronze Peacock Room), May 6 Just when the week is getting started, here comes the "Light It Up" tour to slow it down to a mellow Caribbean groove; you know what that means. Headlining over Cris Cab and New Kingston, Bermuda-raised Collie Buddz already has a solid Housto ... More >>
Carolyn Wonderland is in and of herself a grand Texas institution, and embodies the everything about us a musical people. We humbly knelt before her to find out what we could in 30 seconds. Rocks Off: What is the worst song in the world? Carolyn Wonderland: After much consideration, it's a ... More >>
Photos by Jason WolterThe Honky Tonk Blood BrothersThe Home Brew stage served up a buffet of local talent with Johnny Falstaff, John Evans, Southern Backtones' Hank Schyma, and Craig Kinsey of the Sideshow Tramps, otherwise known as the Honky Tonk Blood Brothers. Each member of the quartet tu ... More >>
Your guide to our very first Houston Press Best of Houston® BestFest.
Carolyn Wonderland dusts her broom on new album Peace Meal.
The line-up for the 2010 Austin City Limits Music Festival went live at the fest's website at midnight this morning while the rest of the world was snoozing. Luckily we are up and stirring to bring it to you. No Pavement and no Soundgarden, but we do have the Strokes down. More commentary coming in ... More >>
Meet Joe Boxer (and be nice to him, please)
As has been noted in these pages before, my daughter is in the Air Force. I'm not too happy that right now she is on a six-month assignment in Qatar while her two-year-old daughter is in San Antonio. So her active duty certainly colors my opinions regarding the new discs Voices of a Grateful N ... More >>
Where are the bands and nominees today?
A dying Houston scene suddenly might have new life
The launch of our blog brings forth a quixotic attempt toward a local music atlas
Six dozen of Houston's finest bands for a mere $7
Friday, May 6, at Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh Drive, 713-521-0521
If the Sunday-afternoon concert series isn't enough, there are still 10,000 free reasons to go to the Space Place
Latinos come to the fore in this year's music awards
Joe's Roadhouse pays homage to the melancholy side of the season
An omnivorous three-headed DJ monster wants to rewrite your old musical code with hip-hop vibes
A look back at Houston Press Music Awards of yore
Songs from the Meat/BAR (Infernal Bridegroom Productions)
Unlike the UK, Houston resists the urge to commit plagiarhythm
It's never the same show with the Good Luck Band
Carolyn Wonderland peers through the looking glass darkly with her new CD
South Park Mexican carves out his place in history with the 2001 Music Awards
Your guide to the Music Awards Showcase
New Year's Eve Houston at Bayou Place
Sink your teeth into the 1997 Houston Press Music Awards
A guide to who's who in the Press Music Awards ballot. Plus, the where and when of the Press Music Awards Showcase!
1996 Houston Press Music Awards
The 5th Annual Houston Press Music Awards
Sara Hickman's one hell of a singer, but she's just too good-hearted. Plus: Leaving Wonderland, and KLOL goes "classic."
I couldn't get away: The Houston music underground salutes our recently departed decade