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    July 24, 2014
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    April 25, 2013

    Keep Houston Beard

    A movement, for the playoffs.

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2013

    Keep Houston Beard: Rockets Fans Create Meme, T-Shirt in Support of Team

    Rockets fans have, at times, been criticized for their lack of fervor. Outside of the Red Rowdies, the Toyota Center can be a staid place, even during critical games. But much of that is owed to the fact that the most expensive seats -- the seats often occupied by corporate interests rather than har ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2013

    These Old AQUA VELVA Commercials Alone Should Get Pete Rose Into The Hall Of Fame (w/ VIDEO)

    Major League Baseball decided to delay announcing the 2013 Hall of Fame induction class until Wednesday this week so as not to have the news buried by coverage of the historic clash between Alabama and Notre Dame for the BCS title. For Major League Baseball, it's a refreshing dose of self awareness ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2012

    Reserve 101 Rolls Out a Fall Cocktail Menu With Something For Everyone

    There's a huge range of palates when it comes to cocktail drinkers. Some like boozy concoctions where it's basically drinking the spirit with just a little enhancement, and others -- especially younger drinkers and those who rarely indulge -- don't even want to know the alcohol is there. You wouldn' ... More >>

  • Film

    October 4, 2012

    Waits Variations

    Six ways of looking at Tom Waits, character actor.

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2012

    Incubus' Brandon Boyd On Music, Imagination, And Moustaches

    Tomorrow night, Incubus performs up in the Woodlands, flanked by Mutemath and Linkin Park for the 2012 Honda Civic Tour. On paper, it's a pretty odd lineup. But, at the suggestion of vocalist Brandon Boyd, we'll substitute the word 'odd' for another one: Eclectic. As it stands, all three bands are ... More >>

  • Music

    August 9, 2012
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    August 11, 2011
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    July 27, 2011

    Michael Flores: Love Is In His Rock & Roll Bones

    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 ​Ladies, meet Michael Flo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2011

    Don't Stop Beliebering

    ​The subtitle to the interview (coming in the March 3 issue of Rolling Stone) reads, "How Justin Bieber became the biggest teen idol in the world," so I have to assume at some point RS reporter Vanessa Grigoriadis gets to the subject of his rise to fame (and if he's familiar with the name "Rya ... More >>

  • Music

    January 27, 2011
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    August 31, 2010

    Music's 15 Gnarliest Moustaches

    ​Moustaches are all the rage these days. From shirts to snow globes, rides, wax and tattoos, everyone wants a moustache or at least to support the cause. Rocks Off even has a moustache. When it was longer we combed it while driving or lounging, much to the chagrin of the people around us. Ce ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2010

    As Losses Mount, Rockets' Battier Looks To Power Of The 'Stache

    ​In many sports, the growing of facial hair is symbolic of success. It's a frequent routine of playoff teams in baseball, for example, including the Astros' franchise-best seasons of 2004 and 2005.But Shane Battier of the struggling Rockets (24-20) has a different idea. On a dare, he's growing ... More >>

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    July 9, 2009
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    April 8, 2009

    Let's Jump To Conclusions About That Bellaire Cop

    Bellaire police officer Jeff Cotton, who was indicted for shooting Robert Tolan, insists he's not someone who indulges in racial profiling. Well, he doesn't insist. Nor does his attorney. Instead, a spokesman for his attorney insists, to the Houston Chronicle, that he's no profiler. Just because he ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2008

    Not So Great News from the Health Department

    We scanned the Houston Department of Health and Human Services reports from August 11 to August 19 and found these places among the offenders. The School of Culinary Arts (1900 Yorktown) seems to have a hairy bunch of students. During an August 19 inspection, its kitchen 405 was cited for “Food e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2008

    Slideshow: Lebowski Bash at Caroline Collective

    We just loaded up a batch of photos from Saturday's Lebowski Bash at Caroline Collective, featuring bowling balls, mustaches, art cars, nihilists, the Tontons and SexyATTACK. -- KP

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2008

    Houstoned Theatre Presents: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Like You've Never Read Them Before

    While the “big” Texas story right now may be the Eldorado raid, a lesser-publicized – but no less important – drama has been playing out in Austin. Background: a bunch of actors are there to shoot Tree of Life, directed by Terrence Malick, perhaps best known for turning James Jones’ Thin R ... More >>

  • Music

    August 16, 2007


    concert preview

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    July 27, 2007
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    April 21, 2007
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    February 1, 2007

    Watch and Learn

    We've already gotten one request from a reader for more details on where Barry Cooper's Never Get Busted Again can be purchased, so here's the link. For some sweet footage of Cooper's cop 'stache, check out this trailer. And here's a preview of the actual video.

  • Music

    October 26, 2006

    Ben Folds

    Ben Folds performs Wednesday, November 1, at Jones Hall, 615 Louisiana. Call 713-224-7575 for more info.

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2006

    Will Shave for Sex So, Houston ladies, you're saying this ain't sexy? H-town has been making all kindsa' lists lately. And now it seems that damn, we're smoove. Proving that in America, anyone can start an organization about anything, we have word from the National Organization of Social Crusaders Repu ... More >>

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    March 30, 2006