After the owners of Under The Volcano bought Leon's Lounge, the grimy dive just south of downtown, earlier this year, they closed the bar to lay down a fresh coat of paint and make other renovations. This weekend, almost a year after the closure, the taps at Leon's flowed again. PHOTOS BY MARC BRUBAKER
The new Argentinean restaurant in the Galleria area had its grand opening last night. While there was plenty of Malbec (and samples of Argentine cuisine), alas...we saw no tangos. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
Behind the scenes at The Burger Guys, the subject of this week's cafe review, the guys themselves show us how it's done, whipping up a cheddary Houston burger and a holiday-themed pecan pie shake. PHOTOS BY TROY FIELDS
Pastry chef Rebecca Masson took home first place and the people's choice award last night for her French street featuring a Spa du Chien and "Bow"-langerie. The proceeds from the popular competition all go to benefit Lucky Dog Rescue. PHOTOS BY GROOVEHOUSE
Practically Houston's entire indie scene showed up Saturday to either play or watch glam-rockers Roky Moon & BOLT release their self-titled debut CD at the Backroom at the Mink, topping a massive eight-band upstairs/downstairs bill with Young Girls, Shells, the Watermarks, the Mathletes,...
Friday, September 16 at Zilker Park in Austin, fans packed in for this year's Austin City Limits. Secret Sisters, Delta Spirit, Kurt Vile, and more began the day, climaxing with Kanye West. Read full band coverage on DC9 at Night. Photos by Marco Torres (photos 1-25) | James Bricker...
Sarah Palin hit Borders on Upper Kirby this morning to sign copies of her book America By Heart. Four hundred people got wristbands for the signing, including one couple who camped out for 18 hours in order to be the first in line. PHOTOS BY BRITTANIE SHEY
For the first time in four weeks, the Texans left someone other than themselves and their fans feeling the effects of a punch. In this case, it happened both figuratively and literally, bringing an satisfying conclusion to a 20-0 Texans romp over the Titans. The win snapped a four-game losing...
AutoRama, one of the country's longest-running indoor car shows, in a Houston Thanksgiving tradition. This year the event saw television stars, derby girls, bikes and motorcycles and custom cars of all eras. PHOTOS BY DAWN McGEE
Electro hiphop group LMFAO performed for Rich's November Freakshow, the theme of which was The Roaring '20s. Revelers dresses like gangsters and flappers while some dancers had clothing body-painted on. Some images slightly NSFW. PHOTOS BY SON LAM.