This sequel is as bland and anonymous in practice as it sounds on paper
This sequal is as bland and anonymous in practice as it sounds on paper
Certain game shows stand the test of time. The Price Is Right, Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy!, they've all seen different hosts come and go (although each has its own iconic "Michael Jordan" level host associated historically with the show), and all continue to thrive and survive in either early morni ... More >>
Apparently, other game shows were getting tired of Wheel of Fortune getting all of the attention in the dumb ass community. For here comes Family Feud. In an NFL game, you never celebrate until the final gun has sounded. In baseball, you never celebrate until you've recorded the final out. In prof ... More >>
photos by Marco TorresQueen Cora Dunham (center) with Les Twins at the Mrs. Carter Show Afterparty.Houston loves Beyoncé. Monday, July 15th, 2013 will forever be remembered as the night she owned H-Town, performing a monster 24-song set at a sold-out Toyota Center show. Fans lined up from early in ... More >>
The hip-hop world is a less than sensible place - lots of times, you're even required to clarify when bad means bad and when bad means good - so once a week we're going to get with a rapper and ask them to explain things. Have something you always wanted to ask a rapper? Email introducingliston@gmai ... More >>
6:58: High-five to the Houston Press for flying us out to Los Angeles to cover the BET Awards. Cool move. Thus far, it's been extra fun. We ran into Kobe and, um, saw some people filming a movie, and... uh... there were some angels or something, and... there... there was... eh, shit. We're n ... More >>
Friday was Rocks Off's last day in Austin and it couldn't have gone any better, even if we had put on sunscreen. While free day parties are great and have tons of free beer and swag - another term for "free promo merch" when it's not used to describe Odd Future Wolf Gang, but we'll get to that lat ... More >>
Comedy and jazz commingle downtown in the clouds (or smog, whatever).
Welcome back to Five Spot. Every Friday, we'll examine a recent bit of music news and, sometimes awkwardly, tie it to a bit of Houston rap. It's five videos and occasional cussing. Send tips to firstname.lastname@example.org. Note: A regular reader passed along a story that interested us greatly, so fo ... More >>
â€‹311, State Radio: Sun., Dec. 6. Verizon Wireless Theater. AFI: Sat., Nov. 21. Verizon Wireless Theater. An Albatross, Dark Meat: Sat., Nov. 7. Mango's. Armin Van Buuren: Fri., Oct. 16. Planeta Bar-Rio. Art Brut: Sun., Oct. 25. Walter's on Washington. Breathe Carolina, Cash Cash, Kill Paradise, F ... More >>
Funny-man Steve Harvey is better known for his stand-up routines than any sort of magic act, but his ex-wife is now claiming in court that Harvey and his lawyer tricked her. According to a lawsuit filed Monday in Harris County District Court, Harveyâ€™s ex-wife, Mary Harvey, claims that both Harvey ... More >>
Spike Lee chose comedian Sommore to participate in The Queens of Comedy, a follow-up to The Original Kings of Comedy, for her tendency to address subjects most women are too modest to discuss. An example from one of her bits: "He asked me what my favorite position was. I told him, 'Well that depends ... More >>
Or had you forgotten?
Racing Stripes is strictly for kids. More precisely, it's not for them either.
Chris Bell finds it's lonely being white on this campaign trail
You Got Served exhumes something suspiciously akin to break dancing
Cuba and Beyoncé fire up the soul of the South
Comicview's Rushion McDonald has a short attention span
Cedric "The Entertainer" is "the lovable family uncle"
Spike Lee's gloriously unpolished concert film focuses on the yuks -- to our great amusement
E. Lynn Harris
I Can Do Bad All By Myself