Ricky Ray Jackson

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2013

    The Best Concerts In Houston This Week: Rancid, Scout Niblett, Marc Anthony, etc.

    Rancid House of Blues, September 4 Although Rancid was one of the major players on the punk-revival scene of the '90s, they never saw the same kind of mainstream success of peers like Green Day - and honestly, thank God for that. Even to this day, they've stayed true to those ska-heavy, socially-aw ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2013

    Saturday Night: Alejandro Escovedo at the Continental Club

    Alejandro Escovedo & the Sensitive Boys Continental Club February 9, 2013 It always makes me a little nervous when an artist opens with a true favorite right out of the gate, something you were expecting them to save until the encore. Like, "Well, that was the song I came to hear. Now what?" As a ... More >>

  • Music

    December 23, 2010

    The Happen-Ins

    R&B-tinged rockers shun Austin's "dorky" alt-country scene.