The Grifters

  • Blogs

    September 1, 2014

    The Five Best Concerts In Houston This Week: Ray Wylie Hubbard, Omotai, Sucre, etc.

    Ray Wylie Hubbard Main Street Crossing, September 3 Ray Wylie Hubbard likes to live by words he eventually set to music in the song "Mother Blues" from his 2012 album The Grifters' Hymnal: "The days I keep my gratitude higher than my expectations, well, I have really good days." The 67-year-old ico ... More >>

  • Film

    November 11, 2010

    New Nose, Same You

    Tamara Drewe and the comedy of going plastic in a rustic world.

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2009

    Pop Rocks: Dear John...Cusack

    ​You used to be cool, John Cusack.We first noticed it in the 1980s, when "cool" didn't have a lot of meaning. People used the word in connection with Jan Hammer, the Go-Bots, and Kirk Cameron, which should give you an idea how lost we really were. But somehow you dodged the pitfalls of The Bre ... More >>