A few local bands keep it in the family.
If you're seeking a scene, maaaaaaaaaan, you could do a hell of a lot worse than A Fistful of Soul, the monthly where some of Houston's grooviest DJs drip rare (and not-so-rare) vintage wax all over Midtown. Now steered by Joe Ross, Stewart Anderson and Alex LaRotta, Fistful dates back to the Mink i ... More >>
The year isn't quite half over, but as of today, "summer" is officially here - even if the calendar needs a few weeks to catch up - and by the time summer is over, so will 2011. Or close enough. So Rocks Off asked our staff to give us their favorite two albums of the year so far, plus one out ... More >>
Photos by Groovehouse"Alpine Valley, in the middle of the night," begins Jimmie Vaughan's "Six Strings Down," his account of the time heaven called another blues singer back home - namely, his brother Stevie Ray Vaughan. Shortly after he finished an all-star blues jam with his brother, Eric C ... More >>
Islands' Nick Thorburn tries to keep track of his bandmates and their aliases.
Tool and A Perfect Circle wouldn't work, so Maynard James Keenan channels his love of Hee Haw through Puscifer.
ames Hunter appears Friday, May 26, at the Continental Club, 3700 Main, 713-529-9899
Introducing some of the best discs you've never heard
Former Squirrel Nut Zipper Jimbo Mathus gets back to basics
John Mayall and the Bluesbreakers
Chicago plays home to the blues in Houston
Five decades of Chess Records lead to a blues stalemate