Sometimes when things look slowest, like this week, that's good reason to go out anyway. You never know what might be lurking out there - just not Rick Ross and friends, which remember is canceled. For example, this week's list is 100 percent local, or people rooted enough in Houston to make it part ... More >>
Steve Earle & the Dukes, The Mastersons Stafford Centre for the Performing Arts April 25, 2012 After three decades of music, mischief and critical accolades, it might come as a surprise to some to find Steve Earle performing at the relatively out-of-the-way (by Inner Loop standards) Centre for the ... More >>
Photos by Jason WolterSteve Earle & the Dukes and Duchesses House of Blues July 6, 2011 During her sublime set at Verizon a couple of weeks ago, Emmylou Harris mentioned how she thought Barack Obama was pretty okay, and how she hoped his election meant our society had evolved beyond the even ... More >>
Never idle, Steve Earle returns to his old stomping grounds with a new album and novel.
Photos via The Mastersons on FacebookChris Masterson and wife Eleanor Whitmore may live in Brooklyn these days, but like many New Yorkers, they are avid snowbirds. So much so, their new album will be titled Bird Fly South. "We're like migratory birds, we always head down to Texas for the Chr ... More >>
Noise goes whistling through the scenester artery's music venue graveyard.
Photos by Jay Lee"Now and then it keeps you runnin', never seems to die..." The opening line to Son Volt's soothing elegy "Windfall," which closed out Tuesday's main set at the Continental Club - just like almost every other SV set since the band's 1995 debut Trace - goes a long way to explain ... More >>
Son Volt performs Sunday, May 6, at the Continental Club, 3700 Main, 713-529-9899.
Too Shallow to Swim
Ladies and gentlemen, the Rolling Stones! (Yawn...)
Arson at the Goat's Head? The latest hippest club, and more.
KLOL to McKenzie: Donna, you ain't no rock and roll mama!