Some rappers happen to be thoughtful, intelligent people. Every Monday that isn't a national holiday, Rocks Off will have some of them here discussing issues relevant to their culture. Photo illustration by John Seaborn GrayThis Week's Panel: Hollywood Floss, Delo, Preemo, Tha Centop, Niq, O ... More >>
All photos by Valerie Alberto I am in need of a lozenge this morning thanks to the Red Bull Big Tune Beat Battle last night at Venue (719 Main). Audience response determined the winner of a single-elimination battle among 12 of Houston’s best and brightest producers. The top two producers fr ... More >>
Saturday, August 13, at HUSH, 15625 Katy Freeway, 713-330-HUSH.
Shovel away all that Usher, Prince and Lil Jon you've been jamming, and dig this year's buried black-music treasures
Shovel away all that Usher, Prince and Lil Jon you've been jamming and dig this year's buried black-music treasures
Okayplayer -- the Roots' home on the Net -- is more than just a Web site. For some hip-hop heads, it's a way of life.
Grab your gift certificates and trade in your white elephants -- here's what you really wanted for Christmas
Hounded by the authorities, an experimental band and its mortifying collaborators look for a home