Subject:

King Britt

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2014

    The Best Shows In Houston This Weekend: The Beans, Wynonna, B.B. King, Yo Gotti, etc.

    The Beans Fitzgerald's, January 17 Houston natives The Beans have been playing together only since 2010, but their raw, psych-driven blues-rock has made them local standouts. Kick-starting things in a classroom at the University of St Thomas, where drummer Brendan Hall's dad is a professor, they've ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2014

    DJ Sun Re-Launches The Flat as Montrose's Hippest Hang

    DJ Sun had already had a pretty great 2013. Last January he released One Hundred, a distillation of his 20-plus-year career as one of Houston's top turntablists and soundmakers that many local critics thought one of the best local albums of the year. (This one thought it was the definitive Houston r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2011

    True Blood: Selling Your Soul in a Buyer's Market

    Alan Ball was known for his masterful use of music in Six Feet Under. He's lost none of his touch when it comes to his current HBO series, True Blood - which happens to be set in the Louisiana swamps, not terribly far from Houston. ​What is a soul and, more importantly in this rough economic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2011

    Get Ready: True Blood Report Returns Monday

    ​Rocks Off is super-excited that we'll once again be bringing you coverage of the music featured in Season 4 of Alan Ball's HBO adaptation of Charlaine Harris's Sookie Stackhouse novels. The fourth book is our favorite in the series, and as each season sequentially corresponds with the books ( ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2011

    Upcoming: Blue Oyster Cult, Foals, Ice Cube, Etc.

    ​10 Years, Digital Summer, A Cry Farewell: Mon., Feb. 28. Scout Bar Clear Lake. Al Staehely: Fri., Feb. 11. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe. Blue Oyster Cult, Marshall Tucker Band: Fri., March 18. Arena Theatre. Cults, Small Black, Sun Airway: Tue., March 15. Fitzgerald's. Destruction, Destroye ... More >>

  • Music

    April 15, 2010
  • Blogs

    September 11, 2009

    Inquiring Minds: "Sexyclectic" Philly DJ King Britt, at La Strada Tonight

    ​He's been around the world. He has played in locales as exotic as Paris, Rome, Berlin and Dubai. He has probably shagged women who would sooner cross the street than look at you. And yet, DJ/producer/remixer King Britt doesn't mind coming down to Houston and entertaining us mortal folk with his h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2009

    True Blood, Episode 10: Sister Gertrude, Bride of Christ, Soundtracks a Visit to the Vampire Queen

    Alan Ball was known for his masterful use of music in Six Feet Under. He's lost none of his touch when it comes to his current HBO series, True Blood - which happens to be set in the Louisiana swamps, not terribly far from Houston. Though we're picking up midway through Season 2, from here on out as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2007
  • Music

    May 25, 2006

    DJ Chicken George

    Monday, May 29, at The Flat, 1701 Commonwealth, 713-521-FLAT

  • Calendar

    May 18, 2006

    Royal Treatment

    The King of beats holds court

  • Music

    December 23, 2004

    On the Down-Low

    Shovel away all that Usher, Prince and Lil Jon you've been jamming, and dig this year's buried black-music treasures

  • Year End

    December 23, 2004

    On the Down-Low

    Shovel away all that Usher, Prince and Lil Jon you've been jamming and dig this year's buried black-music treasures

  • Music

    July 17, 2003

    Glomming Onto the Om

    San Francisco's top underground dance label brings a big chunk of its stable to town

  • Music

    July 3, 2003

    Vikter Duplaix

    International Affairs v. 2.0 (Hollywood)

  • Music

    May 8, 2003

    Adventures in Lo-Fi

    BBE (Rapster)

  • Music

    October 10, 2002

    Acid Trips

    Sit your ass down and enjoy the vibes

  • News

    October 15, 1998

    Spun From the Underground

    How an ex-con, a would-be physicist and a kindergarten teacher helped shape Houston's DJ subculture

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