• Music

    September 22, 2011
  • Calendar

    September 15, 2011
  • Music

    December 2, 2010

    German Shepherd

    Johnny Falstaff is a honky-tonk translator.

  • Film

    June 3, 2010

    Bringing Up Baby

    Splice is one crazy test-tube mutant of a movie.

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2009

    Five Spot: We Beat Down a Burglar, and New Music From Paul, Jay'Ton, Devin, Bun, Pimp and Coota

    Welcome back to Five Spot. Every Friday, we'll examine a recent bit of music news and, albeit sometimes awkwardly, tie it to a bit of Houston rap. It's five videos and occasional cussing. Send tips to ‚ÄčI caught somebody trying to break into my house Wednesday. And I pu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2009

    Artist of the Week: Coline

    Each Wednesday, Rocks Off arbitrarily appoints one lucky local performer or group "Artist of the Week," bestowing upon them all the fame and grandeur such a lofty title implies. Know a band or artist that isn't awful? Email their particulars to How else to say this tha ... More >>

  • Culture

    September 22, 2005

    Highway to Hell

    Bent is unblinkingly harsh, immensely moving and ultimately cathartic

  • Music

    April 20, 2000
  • News

    February 26, 1998

    Culture Clash

    Deputy constables raid the Menil, confiscate the works of famed artist Robert Rauschenberg and get set for a big old auction that has the local art scene gasping