[Note: This is the first in a series of articles that constitute Village Voice Media's year-end music package. The others - pop, indie-rock, dance mixes, Latin, country, alt-country/Americana, metal, rap/hip-hop and special graphics breaking down the year in charts and 2008's worst lyrics - will be ... More >>
Our Love to Admire
Friday, May 6, at HUSH, 15625 Katy Freeway, 713-330-HUSH.
The Arcade Fire burns Mary Jane's Fat Cat down to the ground; also: Scarface/Geto Boys news and the fate of Mary Jane's
Looking for the true spirit of the Ramones? Try going to an underground hip-hop show.
The Rock tries on Joe Don Baker's shoes for size, and they don't quite fit
Joe Pernice is one of the best songwriters around. Start paying attention.
The Colour Clear knows exactly where it should be filed in the record store. But what about in real life?
Saturday, July 12
The former Houstonians in Zykos hope to escape a life of slackerdom by aiming low
Other People's Songs (Mute)
In dreary Manchester, a revolution spawned heroes, martyrs and, most of all, myths
Meet the new radio, XM. It's big. It's bad. It's nationwide.
Houston Press Music Awards Showcase 2002
Dieselboy saves the world -- or maybe just American drum 'n' bass
At Tim Murrah's Metropol, it's about music, not style
Hayflick Limit's punk has been baked by the heat of the Lone Star State
Music: Response (Astralwerks)
Liquid i Waves of Rain
Testament recruits heavy talent for new record