Bang Bangz, A Sea Es, the Suffers Fitzgerald's March 23, 2013 There's nothing like a little sensory overload to liven up a Saturday night, eh, kids? Houston trio Bang Bangz held their release party for new album Red City Saturday at Fitzgerald's, and I was blown away by the sheer madness of the n ... More >>
Built to impress, Cabin in the Woods can't see the forest for the trees.
The second benjy's location serves low-key local foods.
Joanna O'LearyCampfire BarsThe impending summer makes me think of camp, which makes me think of plaintive letters home, moody counselors, and delicious s'mores. Since right now I am sans grill and have a shitty gas stove, I cannot roast marshmallows over on open flame and therefore am unable ... More >>
Leaving Flo' from Zo Rill on Vimeo. Apparently, the City of Houston has enacted some sort of bill stating that everybody release new rap music every single day of the goddamn year. How else to explain the abundance of emails received these past few weeks with music? It very nearly surpassed the num ... More >>
Houston's history is dotted with albums that, fairly or not, have been swept aside. We'll examine them here. Have an album that you think nobody knows about but should? Email firstname.lastname@example.org. The Ballaticians Full Course (Self-released, 2010) The Ballaticians are a new-ish rap group. ... More >>
What could you do with all the fake tatas on the Rock of Love Bus? You could make a raft big enough to save all the people from that Hudson River plane crash. You could rebuild the face of a young burn victim. You could make one million rubber door stops.
According to an online survey by Sky News, the 80s were the coolest decade: Some 41% of people questioned in an online survey said the 80s was their favourite decade, followed by the 60s and the 90s. The Noughties polled as the least cool decade since 1960, with only 10% of people saying it was th ... More >>
We just got the word from Bring Back the Guns drummer Thomas that the band was able to access its practice space. Bassist Shaggy picked the locks and the band was able to get to their gear. (Apparently, somebody didn't pay the rent and the landlord locked BBTG out.) Take that Fransisco's! BBTG's m ... More >>
Years after Sybil, the debate continues
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Crostini mixes a little Italian with a little Thai and a little Texas for food all its own