When Rocks Off researched our hoodie history, we found its roots and its perceptions to be as complex and racially charged as the death of Trayvon Martin. The hoodie, of course, has become the visual rallying cry for Martin's supporters on Twitter and Facebook profile pages nationwide. While the ho ... More >>
A former funeral home anchors Houston's next nightlife nexus.
Houston rapper Marcus Manchild and his label partners at AMG (Authentik Music Group), George, Chad and Nate, are currently traveling the country as part of the Smoker's Club Tour, headlined by Method Man, Curren$y and Big K.R.I.T. The Smoker's Club tour comes to Warehouse Live November 11, and Marcu ... More >>
The Christmas ads this year seem to be creepier than ever. Maybe it's the recession. But what used to be a joyous collection of sledding electric razors and wide-eyed kids running to the tree has turned into something bizarre and cruel. The five worst offenders: 5. Phillips Senso Touch 3D Razor I ... More >>
Naomi Kleins documentary about branding covers clothes, shoes and people
The HMNS presents a phenomenon that just won't Di
With the help of city government, Matthew Knowles hopes to find the next Destiny's Child. You got a problem with that?
New HPD Chief Hurtt is still plainclothes
Nikka Costa hangs the moon with punchy soul and low-riding trousers
Tracey Deel was shot a dozen times by two teens who wanted her car. She dragged herself the length of three football fields determined not to be just another homocide statistic.
Elusive and ineffable, style itself cannot be sold, except perhaps at Buffalo Exchange
A ragtag "neighborhood association" hits revitalization where it hurts
December 10 - 16, 1998
The Roots make rap for both your hips and your head