Mitch Hedberg

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2014

    Gabe Bravo Drums Up a Comedy Career

    A funny thing happened to Gabe Bravo on the way to a successful career in music: he found out he was funny. More precisely, others are finding out Bravo is funny. The well-known and highly regarded Houston musician is notably an outstanding drummer known for his time in acts like Shotgun Funeral an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2014

    Run the Jewels at Fitzgeralds, 11/8/2014

    Run the Jewels, Despot, Ratking, The Outfit Fitzgerald's November 8, 2014 "No bullshit: Three songs in, this is already my favorite fuckin' show so far," El-P told he sold-out crowd at Fitzgerald's on Saturday. "Y'all may actually be too fuckin' hyped." Too hyped? Hey, that was the knock on Run th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2013

    Sad You Aren't at SXSW? Here's What You Could Be Missing...

    Awwwww, I know it is a shame you aren't here with us at SXSW in Austin. I can only imagine the aching and longing in your heart for walking aimlessly and standing in long lines for no reason, and sweating through your cardigan to see a band you heard on one of the Twilight soundtracks. You don't w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2012

    Laugh While You Eat: Comedians on Food

    "Eat, drink and be merry" is often a salutation thrown out at weddings, bar mitzvahs and other life-affirming events. They rank among my favorite things to do. Combining food and comedy is great, but throw in some drinking, and you are sure to get some good, deep belly laughs. Stand-up is one of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2010

    Impossible to Clean Kitchen Tools

    ​ We've all experienced the giddy anticipation of getting a new, handy dandy kitchen gadget that promises to make our culinary endeavors effortlessly easier. Oftentimes this initial excitement is derailed by the amount of manual labor it takes to clean the darn thing. Soaping, scrubbing, sc ... More >>

  • News

    December 10, 2009

    Talking Turkeys

    Are Houston concert fans really all that bad?

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2009

    Aftermath: John Legend (Pre-ACL) at Verizon Wireless Theater - Hey, Better Late Than Never

    [Ed. Note: We temporarily interrupt our postmortem ACL coverage to bring you this review of John Legend's show at Verizon Wireless Theater last Wednesday.] Photos by Daniel Kramer​ 9:03 p.m.: So we're here at Verizon Wireless Theater for the show. Going to a concert where you're not allowed to ... More >>

  • News

    May 24, 2007

    Funny Business

    Once upon a time Houston was a hot spot for comedy clubs. Now it's anybody's guess on who'll turn out on any given night

  • Music

    August 10, 2006

    Hope Springs Eternal

    A northern suburb tops our third installment of rating greater Houston's taste in music

  • Music

    February 2, 2006

    Never Go to a Party in Friendswood

    Where does your town rank in the Houston-area good-taste stakes?

  • Calendar

    September 30, 2004

    Hedberg and the Angry Lynch

    The PC and the un-PC make nice at the Verizon

  • Calendar

    October 23, 2003

    Rat Pack Redux

    The Whiskey Brothers ring the old-school bell

  • Calendar

    December 26, 2002

    Mitch Hedberg

    December 26-28

  • Best of Houston

    September 26, 2002
  • Calendar

    July 1, 1999

    Night & Day

    July 1 - 7, 1999

  • Calendar

    December 17, 1998