The Jamail Skatepark ignites Houston's music culture.
Hearts are heavy in the Houston blues community tonight as word spreads that 85-year-old Texas Johnny Brown, one of the classiest acts on the scene and the author of Bobby Bland's epic "Two Steps From the Blues," has passed. Brown's son Shawn had been handling his father's care, and he tweeted news ... More >>
When LOM returned to Houston from India in 1987, former Chronicle music critic Marty Racine became near-religious reading for me. I couldn't wait for his Thursday "Critic's Picks" column so I could plan my musical weekend. I learned about all kinds of below-the-radar bands from Racine: Mojo Nixon, S ... More >>
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Jerry Lightfoot 1952-2006
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Tension mounts at the Chronicle
A bright idea, dimly executed, at the local daily
The new all-Houston, all-the-time news station hits the air
Former Houstonian Kev Russell talks about Snoop Dogg and Cow Fish Fowl or Pig
From the Malibus to the Natives to on his own, Herschel Berry has haunted -- and been haunted by -- Houston music for three decades. So is he ready to give it up? You've gotta be kidding
Lists you've been waiting all year for, in no particular order
After 13 years as a music crit, Marty Racine has finally run out of adjectives
Plus: More bon temps -- or is that Bon Tons?
This is the way the year ends, this is the way the year ends, this is the way the year ends, not with a bang but a ... year-end roundup