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Rock the Bayou

  • Music

    June 12, 2014

    Summer Bummers: Four Outdoor Texas Festivals That Went South

    It’s not always fun in the sun in Texas.

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2014

    Five Outdoor Texas Festivals That Went South

    Free Press Summer Fest dodged a pretty serious bullet this year. When festival officials announced that the grounds around Eleanor Tinsley Park needed to be evacuated around 2 p.m. last Saturday afternoon, some of us who were there had visions of pandemonium at the exits and the kind of heavy rains ... More >>

  • Music

    September 29, 2011

    A Band to Save Me

    The first Best of Houston® BestFest makes itself at home in Midtown.

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2008

    Over the Weekend: Deco, Rock the Bayou, Steel Lounge Underground, Rich's and Alice Cooper

    Three-day weekend? Don't forget Thursday and Friday... Thursday Night at Deco We started off the weekend a little early at Deco. Rock the Bayou And then, come Friday afternoon, it was time to check out the beginning of Houston's four-day rock fest.

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2008

    Slideshow: Alice Cooper at Rock the Bayou

    We've just loaded up some images from Alice Cooper at Rock the Bayou, featuring rednecks, wannabe porn stars, military wives and Mr. No More Mr. Nice Guy himself. -- KP

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2008

    Slideshow: Saturday at Rock the Bayou

    Great White rocked the bayou indeed... for the people there to see it, anyway. Click here for a slideshow. Photo by Chris Gray Although I was battling a severe case of post-Petty depression (and still am, a little), I ventured out to 610 and Kirby, the sprawling, soggy field once known as AstroWor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2008

    Slideshow: Friday Afternoon at Rock the Bayou

    We've just loaded up some photos from Rock the Bayou, the four-day rock-fest at the former Astroworld site. We've got more coverage on the way. -- KP

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2008

    Rock the Bayou…Can You Handle It?

    I’ve got one word for you people: Dokken. Yeah, Dokken. I said it, and you heard me. I’m also saying Bret Michaels, Twisted Sister, RATT, L.A. Guns, Alice Cooper, and Skid Row. It’s Rock the Bayou time, yes indeedy. As a child of the late 80s, I was into my hair metal like I was into m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2008

    Tonight: Ratt, Skid Row, Octopus Project, Indian Jewelry, Toadies and More

    So I guess not all of us are lucky enough to go to Tom Petty. Pity. Luckily, there's lots of other cool shows tonight - in fact, this may be the best night of live music in Houston all summer. We'll start with a double-shot of Rock the Bayou bands... Ratt, "Round and Round" Skid Row, "Slave to t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2008

    Rock the Bayou Preview: Bret Michaels Talks About Wrecking His Ferrari, C.C. DeVille, the "Bang Bus" and More

    Anyone who’s been paying attention may have picked up on this, but we’re kinda big fans of glam-metal bad-asses Poison. Ever since we were kids, we’ve dreamed of being on tour with them. Imagine Thor standing atop of gigantic mountain of beautiful betties he’s just bedded, rocking out on a s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2008

    Aftermath: King's X at Meridian

    Photos by Chris Gray King's X has to be one of the great mysteries of rock music from the past two decades or so. Caught in the teeth of the social transition between hair-metal and grunge, the Houston trio - the same lineup of Doug Pinnick (bass/vocals), Ty Tabor (guitar) and Jerry Gaskill (drums) ... More >>

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