Stuart Folb

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2014

    Brewfest Won't Happen Again Till May, Ticket Refunds on Their Way

    Due to scheduling conflicts, the Brewfest sponsored by Lucky's Pub and the Houston Press scheduled for October 18 at Silver Street Station has been canceled, Press Publisher Stuart Folb announced today. Ticketfly will be issuing full refunds to all who have already purchased tickets. Purchasers won ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2014

    Ida Cano: In Memory of a Longtime Houston Press Employee

    Longtime Houston Press sales employee Ida Cano, 53, died unexpectedly on Sunday April 27, leaving behind her partner, relatives and co-workers who appreciated her for her professional competence, kind manner and love of a good story. Born October 6, 1960, in Corpus Christi, Texas, Cano was the yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2013

    Check Out The Houston Press' New Digs at 2603 La Branch

    There are always snags when you move. Moving bins, broken items, misplaced belongings, miscellaneous computer power cords, mishandled packages, no coffee machine. Heck, you might even forget to forward the mail. The Houston Press made its move into its new building (2603 La Branch at McGowen) over t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2013

    One Last SXSW 2013 Flashback: Justin Timberlake

    SXSW is rapidly fading in the rearview mirror, but this was too good to pass up. Emerald McLaughlin, daughter of Houston Press Publisher Stuart Folb, happened to be down front at Justin Timberlake's not-so-secret appearance last Sunday night at Austin's Coppertank Events Center, which was merely a h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2011

    BestFest Not, Repeat Not, Passing Bad Checks

    Due to a formatting error, some checks issued to vendors for this past weekend's Houston Press Best of Houston® BestFest were rejected by the bank. But they're not bad checks. Although the date on the paper checks read 2011, they were accidentally marked in our computer system as 2007. That's wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2011

    Six Ways BestFest Already Beats Austin City Limits

    Stuart Folb​A decade ago this month, Rocks Off Sr. drove down from Jasper to check out this new event in Zilker Park called the Austin City Limits Music Festival. Back then it was a far cry from what it would become - there were only a couple of stages, and one of them was just a platform in t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2011

    KIAH's "NewsFix": The Anticipated TV News Revolution Begins Saturday, But We Won't Be Covering It

    What NewsFix is...will be revealed Saturday​The world, or at least that portion of it peopled by journalists, is mightily anticipating Channel 39's Saturday night newscast. Why would they care about a weekend newscast that Houston barely watches? Because most of them will be gleefully hoping ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2011

    Artopia: Act Now or Lose Out (UPDATED: You Lost Out)

    Last call.........​Update: And they're gone. All tickets have been sold. Congrats to those who acted in time, and let this be a lesson to the rest of you. Houston Press publisher Stuart Folb tells us that it's getting down to nut-cutting time when it comes to buying tickets for Saturday's Art ... More >>

  • News

    September 25, 2008

    Hurricane Relief

    Houston doesn't roll over for Ike

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2008
  • Blogs

    December 6, 2007

    Upping the Ante: Houston Press Gets Staples, Better Colors

    If you’ve seen our latest issue on the racks, you’ve probably noticed some format changes. For one thing: The paper’s staying together better, with no loose parts falling to the floor thanks to the staples holding everything together in the middle. We’ve also switched to newer presses than ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2006

    Hu Ha

    Courtesy of Press publisher Stuart Folb, Dubya and Yes-Woman Secretary of State Condi Rice doin' it Vaudeville-style:

  • Music

    March 9, 2006

    Confessions of a DJ Spinoff Judge

    Primates and train wrecks and dancers with bling...

  • News

    December 22, 2005

    Cyber Sunday

    It's not just for geeks anymore. Fantasy football's gone mainstream.

  • News

    January 27, 2005

    Love It, Fear It

    A Brit flourishes by studying Houston

  • News

    January 13, 2005

    Do Not Enter

    Outside the gates of the Forbidden City

  • Music

    March 11, 2004

    Grammy Shammy

    Sugar Bayou's bad review spotlights a shady Houston trend

  • Music

    December 20, 2001

    Fallout From This Year's Houston Press Holiday Party

    John Lomax leaves the paper to pursue singing career after surprise debut

  • News

    November 26, 1998