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    November 24, 2014

    #30DaysInLA: An Exhausting, Red Bull-Fueled Musical Feast

    During the month of November, Red Bull Sound Select presented an innovative music showcase in Los Angeles called #30DaysInLA. A different show or event, at a different venue, each night, for 30 nights. The shows include big names such as Juicy J, Chance the Rapper, Cut Copy, and A$AP Mob, but also p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2014

    Up All Night: The Energy Drink Taste Test

    It's not that I have a death wish or am a glutton for punishment. I'd been intending to taste test energy drinks for nearly a month now, but I kept putting it off because, quite frankly, I didn't want to do it. Then this past weekend, two people on two separate occasions asked me my thoughts on ene ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2014

    Holy Ship!!! 2014 in Animated GIF!!!

    Note: this article was written by Kat Bein of Rocks Off's Miami New Times sister blog Crossfade. Have you ever seen a gingerbread man with no arms do the shimmy? What about two sharks going at it in shallow water? Seriously, who doesn't want to see a drunk dude having the time of his life, only to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2013

    Brrr! The 10 Skimpiest Costumes at Something Wicked

    What is it about EDM that compels folks to walk around in their unmentionables? Houston's second annual Halloween EDM festival, Something Wicked, took place over the weekend at Sam Houston Race Park, and boy did we ever get an eyeful. Both guys and gals chose to suffer through the somewhat chilly n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2013

    You May Serve Our Drinks, But You Ain't God: Ten Etiquette Tips for Bartenders

    Last week, I gave you a list of 10 etiquette tips for patrons of a bar. This week, in fairness, I'm turning the tables. Sure, there are some really annoying customers out there, but sometimes bartenders need a little reminder about how to behave as well. Yes, you work hard for your money (I know ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2013

    The 5 Best Things to Eat or Drink This Weekend: Burger Bracket, Pearland Crawfish Festival, National Beer Day and RA Sushi Roll Eating Contest

    While it may have been rainy and dreary for the last few days, the weather report for this weekend is warm and sunny. Get out of the house and grub down with five of the best things to eat or drink this weekend. 2013 Burger Bracket Grand Championship at The Refinery Saturday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 702 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2013

    Energy Drinks Are a Crock of Crap, But You Knew That...Right?

    On the front page of yesterday's New York Times was the headline: Energy Drinks Promise Edge, But Experts Say Proof Is Scant. And not that people feeding their babies Mountain Dew out of a bottle nor concocting go-go juice for their kids, Honey Boo Boo-style, will notice or care what the New York T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2012

    Friday Night: Red Bull Thre3style Massive at Stereo Live

    Check out photos from the RedBull Thre3style event in our slideshow. Red Bull Thre3style Massive feat. A-Trak, Toy Selectah & RL Grime Stereo Live December 21, 2012 Right around the time that EDM became the catchall phrase for any and all dance tracks, "DJ" became the label for anyone who perform ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2012

    Houston Musicians Gather To Support Noise Ordinance Revision

    Disclaimer: Marco Torres was hired by Red Bull to take photos at Monday's #LOUD event, so we asked him to report back. -- ed. Last October, Houston's City Council passed a new sound ordinance that dropped the Houston Police Department's requirement of using decibal meters when responding to noise ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2012

    Visit Your Own Hometown: Houston's Top 10 Hotel Bars

    There are distinct advantages to drinking in hotel bars, even at hotels in the city where you live. There is always wi-fi available. The bartender doesn't care if you nurse or linger over your drink; most people are just biding time between meetings or flights anyway. You'll meet interesting people ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2012

    Readers' Poll: Does Music In The Workplace Make You More Productive?

    A recent blog on the Bloomberg Businessweek site detailed a UK study that was done dealing with music in the workplace and its effect on worker productivity. 77 percent of surveyed businesses said that it boosted morale and made output soar. The rest of the 33 percent probably own sweatshops. Now I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2011

    No More Requests For Night Owl Classical Lovers: KUHF (And KUHA) Will Offer Canned Music Only In Overnights

    No more nightflys on KUHF​Locally-hosted overnight shows on KUHF will soon be a thing of the past, and don't go looking for them KUHA, the phoenix rising from KTRU's ashes, either, confirms Richard Bonnin, executive director of media relations at UH's Office of University Communication. Bonn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2011

    Nocturnal Classical Fans: No More Requests Or Local Hosts For You

    Roll over Beethoven, tell the playlist bot the news.​Looking for a refreshing jolt of Rimsky-Korsakov to get you through that wee-hours cram session? If you've been getting your fix through KUHF's overnight classical DJs, you are going to have to look elsewhere after the dust settles on the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2011

    TV Party: Dress Codes at Bars?

    On last night's "Between The Lines" on CW 39's Newsfix, you get a bit of the background related to the past cover story we ran, "Getting Past the Bouncer," that was spun off the Hudson Lounge debacle that started over Christmas 2010 and reached a head in early January. You probably remember the t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2011

    SXSW Last Night: LL Cool J Knocks Out Red Bull Thre3style

    Marco Torres​The largest party of this year's SXSW included eight world-renowned DJ's, one legendary hip-hop group, a rap pioneer, and more than 10,000 screaming fans who took over a entire city block of Austin's Warehouse District Saturday night. Fueled by Red Bull and love of the turntable ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    Delo's Hood Politics Vol. 2 Best Local Mixtape Of 2011

    ​On his first tape, Hood Politics Vol. 1, Missouri City product Delo did one great thing ("Ghetto Boy"), one excessively beautiful thing ("Ain't My Style"), six good things ("Dream On," "Tell Me Mamma," "16 David," "Can I Live," "Hold On," "Money & Blood"), two bad things ("I Got Wings," "Hwy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2011


    ​Despite the fact that my metabolism has been steadily slowing over the past few years, I still overeat. I've been known to close down one all-you-can-eat seafood buffet, drive around all night looking for another, and finally wind up fishing. It's a sickness. Thank God for Underberg. I was f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2011

    All Your Protein Bars Are Belong to Us

    Nothing like guarana and essential vitamins to help you kick ass at Halo.​Nerds don't tend to eat well. Whether you are watching an epic Dr. Who marathon or trying to vanquish your mortal enemy (i.e. Kenny in accounting) in World of Warcraft, it's tough to take your hand off the controls or ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2010

    ACL Day 3 Recap: Eagles, Norah Jones, Wayne Coyne's Diet

    Ed. Note: Updated at 1:42 p.m. to include information on Don Henley's medical condition we received from Eagles manager Irving Azoff. Photos by Marco Torres​It's just a few hours after the Eagles left the stage at this year's Austin City Limits Festival, closing out the weekend. Rocks Off mad ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2010

    Urban Food Legends - Part 2: Dew Shrinks Testes, Red Bull Tumors and KFC Mutants

    Deez nutz. Mountain Dew shrinks 'em.​According to, an urban legend is "a frightening untrue story in which the storyteller insists is true, but has no evidence to back up." The tales below are three of the wildest, weirdest and most unfounded urban legends ever to hit the f ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 15, 2010
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    July 14, 2010

    Stirred and Shaken: 1820 Bar's Bo-Tang

    ​Outside of the occasional pedicab and the 24-hour glow of bail bondsmen's office lights, the northeast side of downtown was dead and dark on Tuesday evening. This isn't a good sign for the Astros considering I was two blocks from Minute Maid Park during a home game. But at 1820 Bar (1820 Fran ... More >>

  • Dining

    March 11, 2010
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    February 18, 2010
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    January 21, 2010

    The 10 Most Useless Kitchen Appliances

    YOU DON'T NEED THIS.​We talk a lot on this blog about eating. We talk a lot about cooking. We also talk a lot about booze, food porn and the "less polite" bodily functions (in case you're wondering, the "more polite" bodily functions include yawning and sneezing, but only if it's a cute sneeze ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2009

    Perky Jerky: A Caffeinated Snack

    ​I got a couple packages of Perky Jerky in the mail from somebody trying to promote the stuff. It tastes like your average ordinary beef jerky, but it sure makes your coffee more potent -- that's because the stuff contains caffeine. Sounds like road trip food to me. The enormous success of Re ... More >>

  • Dining

    October 1, 2009
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    March 20, 2009

    SXSW: Lady Sovereign at the Red Bull Showcase

    I'm not usually one for the after parties. Generally, I'm asleep by three or so at SXSW, but for reasons I will not discuss, last night was an exception. At any rate, four AM found me at the Red Bull showcase in deepest East Austin. Red Bull is taking up the slack for the late nighters this ye ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2009

    Scenes from Sixth Street: Lots of Hormones at Emo's

    Here's hoping Emo's has plenty of Cokes and Red Bull, because the drinking public won't be having much luck getting into the club later this afternoon. At 9 a.m. this morning, a line of Hot Topic-clad high school kids was stretched around the block. The free show doesn't start till noon, but we're g ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 27, 2008
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    October 23, 2008
  • Blogs

    July 13, 2008

    Slideshow: Red Bull Art of Can at the Galleria

    Instead of blogging, sprucing up their Facebook pages or attempting to reach a higher level on Grand Theft Auto IV, some dedicated Red Bull quaffers put all of those empties to better use. They created works of art far removed from those wooden guys with the Budweiser can torsos of the ‘70s. On di ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 10, 2008

    “Art of Can”

    Red Bull puts together a caffeine-fueled exhibit

  • News

    March 27, 2008
  • Blogs

    March 19, 2008

    The Shaft: Red Bull's "Art of Can"

    I don't remember when or where this happened exactly, but once upon a time I got in a conversation with a gay gentlemen who kept going on and on about his ex-boyfriend's penis. He kept calling his ex "the guy with the two Red Bull can cock." I consider my mind as dirty as anyone's, but I couldn't ... More >>

  • Dining

    October 25, 2007

    The Bronx Bar

    Party in My Mouth

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    August 2, 2007


    Three Wise Men

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    July 5, 2007



  • Music

    July 5, 2007

    Bayou Blow

    Coke is the new weed

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    May 31, 2007



  • Blogs

    December 18, 2006

    That's a Lotta Bull, Dude

    Wilson Roe An 873-can masterpiece in only 271 hours? That Red Bull must've really given Derrick wings or something. (Wings... yeah, they oughta use that.) Some folks like their Red Bull Dirty Little Bastard-style (Bacardi, Jgermeister and Red Bull). Others enjoy a nice ChamBull . Today, local a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 22, 2006

    Here Comes tha Boom!

    DiverseWorks keeps it Real

  • Dining

    June 8, 2006


    The Velvet Melvin

  • Calendar

    August 11, 2005
  • Music

    February 10, 2005

    Radio Daze

    One man, one jambox and four walls. For 24 hours.

  • Music

    May 8, 2003
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    April 24, 2003
  • Dining

    October 10, 2002

    Plop, Plop, Fizz, Fizz

    Drink's Bull Blaster

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