On August 7, in the year of Beyoncé and Blue Ivy 2013, a photo was placed on the official royal Instagram of her Bey-Hiveness Beyoncé. The queen had gotten a haircut. People gasped, women immediately called their beauticians at the stroke of midnight wanting the cut. Rihanna, Miley Cyrus and Pin ... More >>
When the Houston Rockets acquired James Harden in late October, general manager Daryl Morey finally found the superstar that he longed for. Houston would go on to post billboards around the city featuring Harden with the caption, "The Beard Has Landed!" So far, Harden has delivered, as he is one of ... More >>
The other day our dear friend Lisa told Rocks Off a story that really brought emotion and life to Houston R&B artist David Sha's anthem, "Her Hair," a romantic cry for African-American women to wear their hair as God intended -- natural. The story goes that when Lisa saw Mary Lou Retton win the al ... More >>
Photos by T. GrayThursday evening, perennially (and unjustifiably) overlooked rapper GT Garza held a release party for his latest tape, @ItzGarza. Sponsored by Jose Cuervo, the event was held at SF2 South, a store that has suddenly become a juggernaut within the Houston hip-hop community. ... More >>
With the ongoing studies of head trauma and player safety, we're always talking about how NFL players are "bigger, stronger and faster" in this day and age. A lot of this has to do with advancements in nutrition and training. While the league will likely spend millions paying doctors to conduct al ... More >>
Soccer Moms -- SHUT UP!!!!Okay, we admit it -- we don't really care who cuts our hair. But we drafted someone who does, to find out the inner secrets of the scissors-wielding fraternity.She talked to one of the best hair stylists in Houston, and learned things that made her hair curl -- and turne ... More >>
If you have hair, Craig's Hlist hates you. Not in a "you shot my whole family" or "you are the serial killer who dissolved my sibling in a vat of acid" way, more in a "you got the last sausage and cheese kolaches at the office" way. Our hair loss began sometime in high school, when we were ... More >>
Alain Resnais does his carrot-topped muse no favors in Wild Grass.
Tilda Swinton's got to be free in I Am Love.
Some may carp that it has come too late in the game to make a difference, but we ask you to listen to what we guess is called "Farouk is on Fire," by the rapper J. Xavier.Shami is described in the song as "our future Texas governor," which at least leaves open the possibility that it's the 2014 or ... More >>
This is bad hair: that ratty, tatty, tangle of hair that has been relaxed, greased and flattened to within an inch of its life sitting atop the heads of lots of African American women (and some men). Since it won't do anything even slightly Vanessa Williams-like (no bouncing curls or windswept ... More >>
Two Houston sisters, Audrey and Emma Kim, ages 4 and 6 respectively, sacrificed their long hair the other day in order to play the part of Tam, the son who is born to the main character Kim in Miss Saigon. The girls, both students at Theatre Under the Stars' Humphries School, were alternately in hi ... More >>
On one side: A 16-year-old kid who a) actually a solid-enough citizen to have a job already, and b) loves the memory of his grandma who died from cancer, and c) would like to grow his hair long enough to donate it to Locks of Love, which helps cancer patients dealing with chemo-caused hair loss/O ... More >>
Oh gosh, Lisa Nowak's not going to take this news well.(That's Lisa "I was not wearing diapers" Nowak to you; one-third of the wackiest astronaut love triangle ever.)The other two parts of that triangle are getting married.Bill Oefelein, the NASA stud muffin who simply loves the ladies, is tying the ... More >>
The Kilgore Rangerettes make big hair and high kicks an art form
"Seattle's last hair band" takes on The Mink
When five-year-old Adriel Arocha ran afoul of the Needville school district, getting cut off wasn't an option for his parents
Trip down memory lane in your stilettos
The Pendulum Theatre Company has fun with the 70s
Friday, July 29, at Mary Jane's Fat Cat, 4216 Washington Avenue, 713-869-JANE.
A photographer documents traditional Nigerian hairstyles
We're not making up these beauty and fitness treatments
Hairspray, the wigged-out '60s musical, comes to the land of big hair
Wednesday, April 28
Saturday, April 10
Kim Hung Mall
Avalon Barber Shop
A documentary restyles a misconstrued haircut
Mark Berman, KRIV, Channel 26
Lobby of Lanier Middle School
Saturday, May 4
Pull Back the Cover, Bellaire Brats, Do It Yourself
Superfast at Supercuts? Not if you want Trevino's special styling.
Go see Richard Lewis, even if you haven't forgiven him for doing Wagons East!
Kevin Roberts, On the Cover
Lunch with: Melissa Noble
Clune's Chicks takes a cheeky look at the '70s