2013 is going to be a big year for Nine Inch Nails and their fans. Already we've seen the giant awaken with the announcement of a new tour, a new touring line-up (which has been in and out of chaos ever since), a new album titled Hesitation Marks, and the release of a new single, "Came Back Haunted, ... More >>
Today is the anniversary of one of the most unusual events in a most unusual decade. On May 26, 1969, John Lennon and Yoko Ono began their "Bed-In for Peace" at Montreal's Queen Elizabeth Hotel. It was the second of such boudoir-bound protests (or, if you prefer, media stunts); the couple folded ... More >>
A Long, Strange Trip
I’m endeared to local musicians who crouch over gear-stacked milk crates on oriental carpets, or who kneel and stare intently at mixing consoles with high ideals. Thursday night, locals Mirm, and Translations played Avant Garden, turning the historic Montrose house formerly known as Helios into ... More >>
D.A. Pennebaker doesn't make history, but he's captured so much of it
Keith Reddin's mean and clever Synergy redefines the term "corporate takeover"
When he was young, William Simon wanted to change the world. The late University of Houston sociology professor changed the way we view sex instead.
Source pays homage to Kerouac and company
For Tim Leary and other notables, the final stop on the carbon chain is outer space. A Houston company wants you to join them later.