Tim Murrah

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2013

    25 More Legendary Houston Music Venues

    When Rocks Off published our choices for "Houston's Top 25 Closed Music Venues" back in July, we knew all along there would be a Part 2. We just didn't know how many were left. Today, after excavating the memories of 25 more, we're still probably not done. Please let us know what else we missed, an ... More >>

  • Dining

    September 27, 2012

    Burger Bars

    Houston's Top 10

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2012

    29-95 Releases Another Dive Bar-Free List of Dive Bars

    Three years ago, the Houston Chronicle released a pretty much dive bar-free list of 20 dive bars, and now their scrappy little sibling 29-95 has inflicted a similarly hapless collection of ten of the same. On the 29-95 list: Rudyard's, Boondocks, Warren's, Poison Girl, Catbirds, the Continental Clu ... More >>

  • Music

    May 31, 2012

    How Summer Fest Was Born

    Pegstar's Jagi Katial hunted and pecked until he put together a big-time music festival.

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    The DJ Shuffle: A Guide to New and Upcoming Wax Attacks

    ​If you think trying to keep track of which bands are playing where is tough, try it with the umpteen regular DJ nights popping up around Houston like so many toadstools after a fresh rain. On second thought, don't - that's what we're here for. Here are some new or upcoming recurring events that h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2009

    Before We Go: House of Blues' "Rock & Roll" Night, Tontons, Gallant Knight, a Willie D Tribute, Britney Returns and More

    Tonight, see how - or where, anyway - the beautiful people kick back at House of Blues' new weekly "Rock & Roll" night in the venue's ultra-plush and oddly brothel-like Foundation Room (entrance on Dallas Street), with no cover, $3 beer and whiskey, tunes curated by Metropol/Stuka/Mink veteran T ... More >>

  • Music

    March 30, 2006

    Mötley Goüge

    Wanna hang out with Vince Neil? Got an extra five grand on ya?

  • Music

    November 17, 2005

    On Da Lingo, Part II

    Confused by what all our hometown rappers are talking about? We’re here to help.

  • Music

    April 8, 2004

    Embrace the Darkness

    Forget the hype and the backlash -- listening to Permission to Land is the key

  • Music

    February 12, 2004

    Cardiac Kids

    The Austin rejects of Young Heart Attack rule Houston and the UK

  • News

    December 4, 2003
  • News

    October 30, 2003
  • Music

    October 2, 2003

    Houston 1, Luftwaffe 0

    Tim Murrah's Stuka goes down in flames

  • Best of Houston

    September 25, 2003
  • Music

    September 25, 2003

    Reprogram Your Life

    An omnivorous three-headed DJ monster wants to rewrite your old musical code with hip-hop vibes

  • Music

    April 17, 2003

    Fests of Fury

    Alex Lozano trumpets a 420 soiree and the return of the Westheimer Street Festival to its old home

  • Music

    January 30, 2003

    Achtung! Stuka!

    Tim Murrah unleashes another blitzkrieg on Houston nightlife

  • News

    July 18, 2002

    Hot Tunes, Summer in the City

    Houston Press Music Awards Showcase 2002

  • Music

    February 14, 2002

    Book 'Em

    Among musicians, everyone wants to become an author

  • Music

    August 23, 2001


    At Tim Murrah's Metropol, it's about music, not style

  • Music

    January 4, 2001

    Making the Scene

    If you blinked, you often missed the latest club opening (and closing) on the nightlife circuit

  • Music

    April 27, 2000


    Cat Power -- Bloodhound Gang -- Rollins Band

  • Music

    March 16, 2000


    Music Reviews

  • Music

    September 10, 1998