With The Growl
Fitzgerald's, February 25, 8 p.m.
Tame Impala's late-2012 effort Lonerism plays like the Beatles circa Abbey Road channeling T. Rex's The Slider, with a hefty helping of early '10s dream-fuzz. The Australian act has come along way from opening for MGMT in 2010, a tour in ... More >>
Today the Internet is awash with song suggestions to help you get your honeys into a sexin' mood, but I've collected some stories from completely real people that I in no way made up to serve as a warning that your Valentine's playlist has got to be foolproof.
I've chosen four to prove that with on ... More >>
Here's something the sophisticates in New York, elitists in Los Angeles and crack dealers in Miami don't have on Houston. The Brookings Institution released their Global MetroMonitor last week and Houston's economy is number one in the country and 40th in the world. Take that, San Diego, with your p ... More >>
Earlier this year I discovered Steve Hogarth & Richard Barbieri's song "Naked," and that was a boon because it is an incredible tune that you should not hesitate to add to your iPod. More than that, I discovered a hauntingly beautiful music video starring a young Australian actress named Molly Kerr ... More >>
Skylab: Roomy but fallibleNews came out yesterday that Russia and her space-station partners plan to crash the thing into the ocean when its life span ends in 2020.
It's too expensive to dismantle, and would be too huge and dangerous a piece of space junk to leave up there in orbit.
Man-mad ... More >>
To think, I almost found myself agreeing with John Mayer.His response
to the simmering Britney Spears lip-synching scandal -- mocking those who
expressed outrage at the fact Spears was faking it during her concert in
Perth, Australia last weekend -- would appear to be dead-on. One could even
take ... More >>
This just in from the Department of Suspiciously Timed Discoveries: The Daily Express in London, which is in some country that is not the US, is reporting that the original, long-thought-missing tapes from Apollo 11's walk on the moon have been discovered.As the tabloid paper tells it in a "World Ex ... More >>
With the recent addition of Karachi, Pakistan, Houston now is a sister to 18 other cities around the world. Hair Balls is on the case - we studied all of them so you wouldn't have to. See the first half here.Sister: Luanda, AngolaHow we are sisterly: Houston's only African sister is yet another sea ... More >>