Streetlight Manifesto

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2014

    HPMA Nominees School Us On Reggae & Ska

    I love all music, but admit some genres draw the short straw when it's time for me to tune in. Reggae and ska are a couple of those styles I'd like to know more about. Who better to ask than the proficient artists in this Houston Press Music Awards category to help expand my playlists beyond Bob Mar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2013

    Streetlight Manifesto at Fitzgerald's, 11/3/2013

    Streetlight Manifesto Fitzgerald's November 3, 2013 If there's a current poster child for ska, it's Streetlight Manifesto. The genre seems to be all but done with, barely relevant in today's musical world as it has become rare to see brass instruments onstage with guitars and basses. Despite fadin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2013

    Upcoming: A Day to Remember, Glass Candy, Streetlight Manifesto, etc.

    Blacklist Royals: Wed., September 4, 7 p.m., $10 to $14. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838. Chet Faker: Wed., September 18, 7 p.m., $10 to $14. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838. Dax Riggs: Fri., August 30, 8 p.m., $12 to $16. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houst ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2012

    Upcoming: Big Freedia, Hall & Oates, A Place To Bury Strangers, RZA, Etc.

    3rd Annual Red Cat Jazz Festival: Sat., Oct. 6, 1 p.m.; Sun., Oct. 7, 1 p.m., $30-$100. Pearland Town Center, 11200 Broadway St., Pearland. Aaron Lewis: Fri., Nov. 30, 7 p.m., $35.00-$65.00. Nutty Jerry's (Winnie), 18291 Englin Road, Winnie. Asher Roth: Wed., Nov. 7, 9 p.m., $15/$18. Bronze Peacoc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2012

    Upcoming: Geoff Tate, Jill Scott, Action Bronson, Propain, Two Gallants, Etc.

    The 71's: Sat., Sept. 15, 1 p.m., Free. Cactus Music & Video, 2110 Portsmouth St., Houston. Action Bronson: Sat., Sept. 22, 8 p.m., $15/$23. Numbers, 300 Westheimer, Houston. Another Run, The Soapbox Revolution: Sun., Sept. 23, 8 p.m., $5/$10. Scout Bar Clear Lake, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2012

    This Grandpa Only Knows Five Bands On This Year's Warped Tour

    It's my job to have at least a passing knowledge of what most bands and artists sound like. In my one of seven capacities here at the paper, I am in charge of music listings, those things in the back of the paper that tell you what is happening every week. (While I am on the subject, I need let yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2011

    Upcoming: Bootsy Collins, Dave Alvin, Wanda Jackson, Etc.

    ​Amplified Heat: Sat., May 21. Continental Club. Avett Brothers, Langhorne Slim: CHANGED Fri., May 20. Verizon Wireless Theater. Band Of Mercy, Titan Blood: Thu., May 12. Mango's. Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Paul Wall: Sun., May 22. Arena Theatre. Boney James & Regina Belle: Thu., May 26. Arena ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2010

    Last Night: Streetlight Manifesto At Warehouse Live

    Photos by Travis HensleyStreetlight Manifesto​Streetlight Manifesto, the Supervillains, the Wonder Years, Dan Potthast Warehouse Live July 21, 2010 Ska/punk had a great night in Houston Thursday, with four bands each pushing the crowd until the Studio area of Warehouse Live became one sweaty ... More >>

  • Music

    April 10, 2008
  • Blogs

    November 27, 2007

    Last Night: Streetlight Manifesto at the Meridian

    Streetlight Manifesto Meridian November 26, 2007 Better Than: Hitting yet another quiet, boring acoustic hipster act with zithers and sitars and homemade psalmodicons, standing around basting in your own smug because you think you’re above something as energetic and fun as ska, but really you’r ... More >>

  • Music

    February 24, 2005