Axiom 25th Anniversary Reunion Show with Painteens, Hickoids, Poor Dumb Bastards, Toho Ehio, Bark Hard, Bliss Blood, Kruller, Insecticide, Basilisk, Bad Samaritans, Academy, Black Spunk: Fri., Nov. 23, 8 p.m., $10/$12. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston. Axiom 25th Anniversary Reunion Show with ... More >>
How do you remake a song as iconic as Etta James' "At Last"? Should you? That's the question Houston's Leela James had to confront on her new project Loving You More... In the Spirit of Etta James, a tribute to the R&B legend who died this past January. Rocks Off first encountered Leela when we w ... More >>
50 Cent decides to be a little more selfish on upcoming LP Black Magic.
The best Texas albums of 2009...or what we could squeeze in.
The final installment of our Five States of Texas project brings it all back home, to the new state of Brazoria, encompassing all of Southeast Texas from the Brazos Valley to Sabine Pass. Patron Saint: Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown. A master of rock and roll, country, Cajun/Creole, blues and jazz, n ... More >>
Taking stock of the Houston music scene on the eve of the annual Houston Press Music Awards Showcase.
Houston throwback singer Leela James does it again.
Still proud of her family band, Susan Cowsill does her own thing now.
A-Trak, Rye Rye, Treasure Fingers: Sat., July 11. Warehouse Live. Arc Angels: Fri., July 10. Warehouse Live. Asleep At The Wheel: Sat., Aug. 1. Sengelmann Hall (Schulenburg). Beto Cuevas: Wed., Aug. 26. House of Blues. Blue October, Switchfoot, Ours: Fri ... More >>
Asleep At The Wheel: Sat., Aug. 1. Sengelmann Hall (Schulenburg). Balaclavas, Cave, Twisted Wires: Thu., June 4. Mango's. Babasonicos: Thu., Aug. 20. House of Blues. Billy Joe Shaver: Tue., Aug. 4. Dosey Doe Coffee Company. "Sean Hannity Freedom Concert" with Billy Ray Cyrus, The Charlie Daniels B ... More >>
Here they are, folks. You nominated 'em, we mulled 'em over and sorted out the stuffers, and now the 2009 Houston Press Music Awards ballot is set. Normally Rocks Off would say something cute like read 'em and weep, but since we've been listening to almost nothing but '80s hard rock and new bands th ... More >>
Here they are, folks. You nominated 'em, we mulled 'em over and sorted out the stuffers, and now the 2009 Houston Press Music Awards ballot is set. Normally Rocks Off would say something cute like read 'em and weep, but since we've been listening to almost nothing but '80s hard rock and new bands t ... More >>
Leela James Let's Do It Again www.leelajames.com To understand what an arresting, puzzling record Leela James' Let's Do It Again really is, look no further than the L.A. native and adopted Houstonian's cover of Foreigner's mid-'80s soft-rock/gospel-lite singalong "I Want to Know What Love Is." ... More >>
Friday, March 17, Verizon Wireless Theater, 520 Texas, 713-230-1666
These famous (and not so famous) musicians share their hopes for 2006