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  • 20 Neo-Noir Films You Have to See
    The Voice's J. Hoberman was more mixed than most on Sin City when he reviewed it in 2005, but his description of the film as "hyper-noir" helps explain why this week's release of Sin City: A Dame to Kill For has us thinking back on the neo-noir genre. Broadly speaking, neo-noir encompasses...
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  • Red Bull's Canvas Cooler Project Houston
    It's amazing what an artist can do with a blank canvas, even when that canvas is a cooler. Houston artists came together for Red Bull's Canvas Cooler Project, and photographer Marco Torres was on hand to snap photos of the creations.
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  • Nightlife: Cirque Noir Presents Davi
    Music and art go together well, especially when that music comes from Davi. Check out the latest warehouse party from Cirque Noir. PHOTOS BY J TOVAR.
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  • The People of Houston Whatever Fest 2014
    The first Houston Whatever Fest made for a weekend filled with great music, funny comedy and wild weather. PHOTOS BY JACK GORMAN (1-91); ROBERT GOUNER (92-135).
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  • The Costumes of The Houston Con 2014
    Houston has a new event for showing off cosplay. Our photographers spent the weekend taking what The Houston Con had to offer. Photographer Chuck Cook (photos 1-80) checked out the cosplay walking the halls of the event while Francisco Montes (81-100) got shots from the cosplay contest.
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  • The People of the 2014 Houston Press Music Awards
    On August 7th we had the pleasure to hang out with a ton of our favorite members of the Houston music scene over at Warehouse Live for the 2014 Houston Press Music Awards. In addition to the awards presentation, the 2014 Houston Press Music Awards Concert also took place, featuring Electric...
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  • Punk's Simple Southern: A Closer Look
    "Something about the country cuisine at Punk's Simple Southern invites large portions and shared platters and a feeling of being with family, even among strangers. We passed biscuits -- flaky, buttery, pillow-soft mounds of dough that might just be the best in Houston -- back and forth across...
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  • The People of Foam Wonderland Houston 2014
    Things got messy inside the NRG Arena as Foam Wonderland brought their mixture of booming bass and foam showers to Houston. With Carnage in the headlining slot, the crowd grooved while getting shot with repeated blasts of foam. Photographer J Tovar jumped in to the middle of the action to get...
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  • White Linen Nights in the Heights 2014
    The crowds came in their finest white linen to take in all that The Heights had to offer. PHOTOS BY FRANCISCO MONTES. See Also: White Linen Nights in the Heights 2013 White Linen Night 2012
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  • The Air Sex Championships Houston 2014 [Slightly NSFW]
    Air sex is exactly what it sounds like: a wild, silly, hilarious experience. These are the folks that competed to be the best air sex masters in Houston. PHOTOS BY NICHOLAS ZALUD.
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  • The Swimsuit USA International Model Search at Proof Rooftop Lounge
    It was a very special edition of Sundown Houston as models strutted their stuff in the latest round of the Swimsuit USA International Model Search. PHOTOS BY SON LAM. See Also: The Swimsuit USA International Model Search Comes to Lumen Lounge The 2013 Swimsuit USA International Finals
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  • The Year in Houston Food and Drink 2014 (So Far)
    To say that Houston loves food would be quite the understatement. The nation at large may sleep on the local food scene, but those living and eating in Houston know just how good we have it. From behind the scenes looks at local restaurants to food festivals to block parties and pub crawls,...
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