Mason Jennings with Lily Kershaw House of Blues, Bronze Peacock Room 1.26.14 House of Blues' Bronze Peacock Room was the perfect intimate setting for Mason Jennings' stellar showcase of songs on Sunday night. Ranging from his vast catalog of music, Jennings came to perform for his fans' sake, and t ... More >>
How a quiet kid from Copperfield morphed into today's most enigmatic rapper.
Veteran rockers Rush brought their steampunk-themed concept album to Toyota Center December 2.
Rocks Off gets at least 6,000 emails a week. Aight, it's more like 30 a day, I guess, more if it's SXSW season or the holidays, or if my co-workers get into a rousing conversation about chicks in our one of nightlife slideshows. Out of all those emails, we may gleefully respond to a dozen, and d ... More >>
Big Business Warehouse Live (Studio), Monday Since 2003, the twosome of drummer-yelper Coady Willis and bassist-howler Jared Warren (give or take a guitarist) has been making a perfect sludgy mess as Big Business. They ended up joining Melvins Buzz Osbourne and Dale Crover along the way, both live ... More >>
Mitt Romney's years at Bain represent everything you hate about capitalism.
If you're familiar with chaos theory, which in its basic form is the attempt to find patterns in the random acts of shit on Earth, then you may understand the difficulty that comes with describing a full day at SXSW. To break down the chaos, Village Voice Media's roving music editors have selected t ... More >>
George Clooney's ode to screwball comedies of yore is sooooo close. But yet.
The elusive Bob Dylan, masterfully considered, in I'm Not There
Wednesday, September 14, at the Proletariat, 903 Richmond, 713-523-1199.
No snow and no Bing for Racket
Rank-and-file employees suspected something was wrong at Enron. Now they want someone to pay.
A KISS goodbye?
Bob Dylan and Paul Simon tour together