Welcome to the Rocks Off 100, our portrait gallery of the most compelling profiles and personalities in the far-flung Houston music community -- a lot more than just musicians, but of course they're in there too. See the entire Rocks Off 100 at this link. Who? Charlie Horshack (his nom de rock) was ... More >>
Linus Pauling Quartet, Modfag, From Beyond, Hearts of Animals Fitzgerald's June 22, 2012 Local long-running psych-rockers Linus Pauling Quartet have got a new album for us to inhale, and on Friday night, the city took its first rip. The performance was the first of three pre-release shows across th ... More >>
If you're looking for some free form jazz, it doesn't get much freer than The Defenestration Unit. The group includes Charlie Naked on tenor Sax, Kid Ornery on trombone, Jim Otterson on electric guitar, Gator Miller on electric bass, Tom Zermeno on percussion and voice and Kirk Suddreath on drums. W ... More >>
Robert Schimmel keeps on smokin'
Enter the warped world of the Linus Pauling Quartet at your peril