Everyone's Irish on St. Patrick's Day, which is fine by Seamuis Strain. The more, the merrier, he says. But, he reasons, the annual Miggins Memorial Irish Music Festival & Stew Cook-Off -- which returns for its seventh installment Saturday at Lucky's Pub, from noon to 6 p.m. -- is Houston's event ... More >>
Houston's Top 25 closed music venues.
Houston's fabled Irishman dies.
"It's for the love of the game that we all play," Larry Joe Miggins told me this past Cinco de Mayo. We were at a Pony League field out in Katy, where Miggins had just spent four or five hours under a sweltering sun playing first base for the Houston Babies, the Bayou City's 1860s-style baseball t ... More >>
Viva the Houston Blues Scene.
The Greil Marcus Rock Death Meter returns
Jerry Lightfoot 1952-2006
Glamour comes to Washington Avenue in the form of The Social Lounge and Patio Bar
SXSW turns a cold shoulder to the Houston music scene
Try the Third Ward Creole fried-chicken shack taste test for yourself
Storage Containers, Not Ready for Prime Time, The Well Runs Dry
The 12-bar refugees from Billy Blues seek shelter at other venues
Lunch with Rory Miggins
Reborn, rejuvenated or retooled, live music venues learn to survive the changing times