• Blogs

    April 14, 2014

    Canada's Rip-Roaring Monster Truck Packs Tons of Furiosity

    For this article, this wasn't supposed to be how Rocks Off interviewed Jeremy Widerman, guitarist/singer for the heavy, heavy Canadian classic rock-inspired band Monster Truck. Widerman was supposed to call from Germany, where the band was wrapping up some European dates before heading to the U.S. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2012

    A Showcase Of Silly Industrial Dancing

    In addition to our job duties as in-house bartender and beard hygienist, we're Houston Press' resident goth music expert, and industrial music falls under our purview because of that. It's sort of like how Joshua Norton got to be Emperor of the United States, but he also had to take on Protector of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2011

    Comment of the Day: Learning English in a Texas POW Camp

    ​We have some great commenters here on Hair Balls, and it's time we paid some damn attention to them. So we'll be highlighting a Comment of the Day each morning, from the previous day's work. Maybe two comments, even. This will all be determined by a highly rigorous scientific formula involv ... More >>

  • Culture

    January 20, 2011

    Half a Century Late

    Benjamin Patterson gets his due as Houston goes avant-garde.

  • Culture

    July 21, 2005

    Fine Lines

    Discover the work and words of a remarkable avant-garde artist

  • Culture

    September 6, 2001

    Dream Weaver

    Of all the surrealists, Tanguy discovered the straightest path to the unconscious

  • Culture

    November 2, 2000

    Dream Teen

    Whiz kid Enos excites his elders with unique movements

  • Music

    July 20, 2000

    Leary of Home

    The forgotten treasure found at King's X

  • Dining

    December 3, 1998