One night. 11 venues. 55 minutes.
City is ready for another honky-tonk close-up.
Gilberto Gil trims down his sound for an all-acoustic show.
Photos by Chris Gray At his first proper gig since relocating to Houston last month, suit-clad Mike Stinson raised the bar for honky-tonk around here a little. Maybe a lot. Joined by guitarist Lance Smith and Winfield Cheek on keyboards, steel and mandolin, Stinson sang his way through a jukebox ... More >>
West Coast honky-tonker Mike Stinson shocks his peers by moving to Houston.
It was official at 1:45 a.m. this early morning: Mike Stinson, king of the L.A. honky-tonkers - author of Dwight Yoakam's "The Late Great Golden State," among many others - has arrived in Houston. And this is not just a visit. Stinson recently told LOM that after several trips to Houston in the las ... More >>
Mike Stinson, Nashville and an eight-minute bottle of wine
Thursday, August 21