As word of Amy Winehouse's death spread across the Internet Saturday, another British soul singer was preparing to perform in Houston for the first time in about a decade. And there, so it would seem, the similarities between Sade Adu and Winehouse end - two women who shared a hometown, a fondness for saxophones and little else. Read our full review of the show on Rocks Off. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
Reliant Park last week hosted the five-day World Series of Dog Shows, started in 1977 and drawing more than 40,000 spectators and participants and 14,000 entries each year. PHOTOS BY CHRISTOPHER PATRONELLA, JR.
"America's Largest Paint Party" came to Stereo Live over the weekend and the event was so popular a second night had to be added. Partiers wore white, bright colors and little else and danced under a blacklight while being sprayed with neon paint. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
Mayor Annise Parker joined NASA and space buffs at Johnson Space Center's Ellington Field to welcome home the crew of Atlantis's final flight, STS-135. Shuttle Commander Chris Ferguson, Pilot Doug Hurley and Mission Specialists Sandra Magnus and Rex Walheim wrapped up a 13-day mission to...
The Rockets are slowly watching their playoff chances slip away as they are on a four game losing streak. With almost 16,000 (15,988) fans in attendance, Houston lost to Denver, 105-102, on Monday night at Toyota Center. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
More than 25 artists had works on display at War'hous Visual Studios Saturday for a gallery event organized by Houston artist Tra' Slaughter. The show's theme was "Summer, Carnival, Circus and Post-apocalypse at the beach!" Bat City Bombshells, an Austin-based burlesque troupe, performed at the...
Take a look inside the new Relish Fine Foods on San Felipe, which opened last Monday. The small store offers an array of local and gourmet foodstuffs as well as ready-made soups, salads, sandwiches and even pre-made family dinners to-go. PHOTOS BY KATHARINE SHILCUTT
Last night CityCentre hosted Finite Incantatem, the final spell in the Harry Potter series. Muggles of all ages showed up in costume to see magic shows, vendors, wizard rock music, and a midnight screening of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2. PHOTOS BY BATLI JOSELEVITZ