A revived Houston institution proves inconsistent.
The Wire's creator moves south in Treme on HBO.
The singer's post-Blonde ambition
New Orleans musicians blew into Houston on Katrina's winds and everything was magic for a while
Houston-based immigrants who flock to New Orleans can get all the jobs they want. Getting paid is a lot harder.
A New Birth Brass Band set at the Volcano makes Racket long for a new and improved tinfoil hat
The goat and his two humans go home to New Orleans
New Orleans artists find refuge -- and studios -- in Houston
Part ironic sophisticate, part sentimental movie composer, Randy Newman is an American original
Report a terror threat at your own risk
Six of the year's best multi-disc sets (and one of the worst)
Who killed "When the Saints..."? The Dirty Dozen, and don't you forget it.