Downtown supper club The Capitol at St. Germain has arrived.
Photos courtesy of FacebookMy camera died on me, but at least The Capitol has some great photos for use on its Facebook page.I had a date with two friends to see the Santaland Diaries at the Alley last week, and suggested checking out the new live music venue/restaurant next to the Flying Sau ... More >>
Ex-ballplayer and busker George Thorogood: Now playing in a kid's movie near you.
FridayTwice the Classic Numbers this week. Free admission Saturday with Friday's ticket stub. Dallas electronica-rockers Ishi gets bodies moving at Walter's with DJs Cuba Gooding Jr., Fredster and Stiletto Chrome. Ride your bike and get in free. The Urbane Guerilla Sound System spins vintage soul ... More >>
Big Sir Junior Super Live Zam RecordsRecorded during live sessions at Houston's Jet Lounge in early 2006, Big Sir Junior's debut release shows the power of three accomplished musicians firmly in their element. Local bassist Rozz Zamorano (Fondue Monks, Yoko Mono, Rozz Zamorano Trio) recruited former ... More >>
Some of the best rock and roll in town right now is en español
Hell City Kings/photos by David A. Cobb Sometimes knowing absolutely nothing about a band is the best way to see them perform for the first time. Judging them solely by their name, I figured I knew what to expect from Hell City Kings; going in, I’d have thought Something Fierce was a shoo-in for ... More >>
A preview of the 60 bands and five DJs that are taking over downtown this weekend
It's pastels and palm trees at this East End artists' refuge
Out of the ashes of Chango Jackson come two new denizens of the primate house
Hometown Showdown Warehouse Live October 20th, 2007 Better than: When I was 11 years old and bumped into that black guy from the movie Nerds at the airport. (Which is to say it was pretty boss.) Download: “Run, Go Get It” (Lower Life Form); “Wasteland” (Sounds Under Radio); “Swimming Ste ... More >>
Bands have van wrecks on the road all the time. Most are just expensive and time-consuming pains in the ass. Few, however, are as strange as the one that Houston’s own Fondue Monks were just involved in over the weekend.
Devin the Dude, Katie Stuckey and The Dimes clean up
Racket heads for Austin as Guy Schwartz and M. Martin bicker over the history of a local festival
Spain Colored Orange takes home four Press Music Awards
Greg Levitt Michael Haaga, your 2005 Local Musician of the Year The Music Awards are coming! The Music Awards are coming! To whet your appetite, we put together a list of all the winners of selected categories going back to the inception of the awards in 1990. Who will join this august body of ... More >>
Six dozen of Houston's finest bands for a mere $7
Let's see with the last installment of our guilty-pleasures project
Latinos come to the fore in this year's music awards
A rundown of every act on this year's bill
A look back at Houston Press Music Awards of yore
The Press Music Awards Showcase brings a category-five storm of tunes
Houston Press Music Awards Showcase 2002
South Park Mexican carves out his place in history with the 2001 Music Awards
A preview of this year's show
A lot, if you're Moses Guest, and taking another grab at the brass ring
A guide to who's who in the Press Music Awards ballot. Plus, the where and when of the Press Music Awards Showcase!
Dennis Lange has almost complete control of the most lucrative live music outlets in Houston. You want to play? Then you play his way.