High on Fire House of Blues, November 25 Wrenching Motorhead's classic speed-thrash into new dimensions of brutality and doom, High on Fire also packs its songs with nasty imagery like pestilence, plague, vermin and "Bastard Samurai" to go with the spectacular album art. Across five albums, the Oak ... More >>
Tonight at the Continental Club, Austin's Freddie Steady 5 will head up a tribute to the late Doug Sahm focusing on Sahm's 2000 album The Return of Wayne Douglas, which he recorded only a few months before dying of a heart attack in November 1999. La Porte native Freddie Krc, leader of the 5, has ju ... More >>
The Ian Moore Band today (L-R): Ian Moore, Chris White, Bukka Allen, Michael VillegasIan Moore had both the good fortune and misfortune to be a young, good-looking Austin guitar hero who came to prominence shortly after Stevie Ray Vaughan's death created an opening for the position. Joe Ely d ... More >>
The neo city on the hills is a far cry from its cheap pot, cold beer and low-rent former ways.
The Greil Marcus Rock Death Meter returns
The annual return of the Greil Marcus Rock Death Meter
Playing in Chuck Berry's pickup band can be a trial by rock and roll fire
John Evans and Jesse Dayton drop career-defining records two weeks apart
Beaumont's Barbara Lynn lucks out with a song that almost died
Jesse Dayton knows a great many words - and how to sell them
Clifford Antone looks to diva Barbara Lynn and others to help him regain some R-E-S-P-E-C-T
Tary Owens helped rescue the early roots of Texas music. Then those songs saved Owens from himself.
The Texas Tornado is gone, but not forgotten
Antone's celebrates 20 years of music with -- what else? -- more music
One woman's mission, and a three-night stand, benefits AIDS organizations