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  • Blogs

    November 20, 2014

    Phillip Zimmerle Puts Down Love Knife, Adds Cello

    Former Love Knife guitarist Phillip Zimmerle has swerved again. A Baton Rouge native with a creative writing degree from L.S.U., Zimmerle has recently been working with his drummer and wife Mary Beth Zimmerle in a new duo called Black Lodge. But Friday night at Khon's, Zimmerle will fulfill a dream ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2014

    Handguns Are the Weapon of Choice for Gangs, Says Study of Houston Arms

    For whatever reason, researchers in Geneva, Switzerland paired Houston with Los Angeles in a list of guns linked to gang activities or seized from gang members. While L.A. is the bigger city, where do you think they confiscated the most guns? If you said H-Town, then you're not mistaken. The study ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2014

    Something's Telling Us It Might Be...Stephen Bishop!

    Here's some free advice for couples looking to ensure a long and happy marriage before the Big Day: don't let Stephen Bishop sing at your wedding. More specifically, don't let him sing "Separate Lives." Bishop wrote the number and did his own take, but it's most recognizable from the version by Phi ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 12, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 24, 2012

    Five More Foods I Wish Would Migrate South from Central New York

    I've been a little homesick lately. Maybe that's why I was so excited when the announcement came about Hofmann Hot Dogs coming to Texas. Don't get me wrong -- my favorite thing about living in Houston is hands-down the amazing variety of food. I have never lived in a city so diverse from a culinary ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2012

    Top 5 Bands We'd Like To See At The Ballet

    Tonight, Houston Ballet performs Rooster, Associate Choreographer Christopher Bruce's dance interpretations of eight Rolling Stones songs including "Little Red Rooster," "Paint It Black" and "Sympathy for the Devil." If that sounds a little lowbrow for the ballet, the program also includes two works ... More >>

  • Culture

    March 1, 2012

    Golden Salvage

    Main Street Theater presents theater of the highest order from a master playwright.

  • News

    December 1, 2005
  • Dining

    April 18, 2002

    Lone Star Upgrade

    Blanco's Tequila Sunrise

  • News

    January 14, 1999

    IB or Not IB

    Parents and students fight to save Lamar High School's International Baccalaureate program. Administrators don't see a problem.

  • Music

    April 24, 1997

    The Girl in the Glasses

    Nana Mouskouri has the world. So why does she want America?

  • Film

    December 8, 1994
  • News

    March 31, 1994

    Hard Times at the Ballet

    When the dancers of the Houston Ballet learned their artistic director, Ben Stevenson, had been forced into a medical leave, they had to wonder: were there problems ahead?

  • Music

    December 9, 1993

    The Chill is Gone

    Texas guitar legend Albert Collins passes at age 61