The city of San Jose, California filed an antitrust lawsuit against Major League Baseball last week. This doesn't concern Houston. It doesn't concern the Astros, or Jim Crane, or the Astros dwindling fan base. It is a lawsuit that has almost zero chance of success. Bu, hopefully it will do something ... More >>
White Rabbits aren't your run-of-the-mill hipsters. The New York Times recently likened the New York band's third album, Milk Famous, to "Radiohead's technique of surrounding a sustained vocal melody with jagged pointillism... some songs barely bother to flesh out their chords. They're all rhythm an ... More >>
How bike couriers plan to survive the internet age.
First, I want to wish everybody out there a very happy holiday, and thank all of you who have read my stuff here on HoustonPress.com since I started up a couple months ago, especially those of you who leave comments (even if you think what you've just read is utter drivel, and you're telling me ... More >>
Photos by GroovehouseSomething about these Fab 40 concerts at Discovery Green makes Aftermath swell with pride at the mere fact of being a Houstonian. Seeing several dozen musicians of every age and race on stage together recreating a landmark album note for note, all in the shadow of the skyline ... More >>
A few minutes ago, my 12-year-old son John Henry rang in from Washington, where he attended the Inauguration with a group from Pershing Middle School."Did you hear Senator Kennedy had a seizure?" he asked without saying hello.I had not heard that, I told him."I don't think the Inauguration was worth ... More >>
Once a Drive-By Trucker, Jason Isbell strikes out on his own
Hayes Carll hosts a sandy shindig in a reverse hurricane
Hi. I'm John Lomax, and I'm a pedestrian. My friend, Uncle Tick, and I walked down 16-plus miles of Westheimer. This is our story.
We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions
Or, how I became the most wanted man in Texas
Wednesday, May 18, at the Engine Room, 1515 Pease, 713-654-7846.
This Spike Lee joint is a cockeyed, self-righteous and graceless diatribe
Several staffers move over to Channel 39's start-up effort
Spaced Out, We Were So Wrong, Woe to the 'Stros
A lack of Bush means a lack of news in Houston
Different authors, different theaters, the same question -- how do you deal with loneliness?
Bob Harper created a universe from trash, using only his hands, his heart, and a load of imagination