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  • Free Press Summer Fest 2012: The Bands from Saturday
    Returning acts such as the Flaming Lips teamed up with classic artists like Snoop Dogg and new and local acts across eight stages for the first day of Free Press Summer Fest 2012. More FPSF 2012 Coverage: - Summer Fest line-up reviews on the Rocks Off blog. - Free Press Summer Fest 2012: The...
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  • Baseball 1860s-Style
    At the Katy Heritage Festival on May 5, 2012, the Houston Babies played the Katy Combine and the Boerne White Sox according to the rules of 1860s-era baseball, including no helmets or gloves. "Shoeless" John Lomax even took to the mound. PHOTOS BY DANIEL KRAMER
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  • Free Press Summer Fest 2012: The Sexy, Sweaty Crowds
    Summer hasn't even begun yet, but the dress code for Free Press Summer Fest was bikini tops, short shorts, shirtless dudes, and body paint. PHOTOS BY MARCO TORRES (1-15, 90-112), GROOVEHOUSE (16-34, 50-62), JAMES BRICKER (35-41, 63-75) AND MARC BRUBAKER (42-49, 76-86) More FPSF 2012...
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  • ...and Oysters for All at Liberty Kitchen
    There is a bowl of gumbo at Liberty Kitchen with your name on it. And it's utterly unlike any other gumbo in town. It's served in a bowl nearly the size of a washtub, and it's topped not only with fried oysters but also plump piece of fried okra. The dark, thin roux has a deepness and richness...
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  • Play-N-Skillz at The Drake
    Play-N-Skillz, a hip-hop EDM duo from Irving, Texas, got beats going at Drake Saturday night. PHOTOS BY SON LAM
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  • Marilyn Manson: Mother's Day at HOB
    "It's Mothers Day. Anybody here have my child, or is my child?" howled Marilyn Manson from the stage at the House of Blues Sunday, just as he and the band ended "Disposable Teens" in a flurry of fog and stomp. For a good amount of fans in the crowd who responded with reverence, he is their...
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  • Eat St. Films The Modular at Grand Prize Bar
    The Cooking Channel show Eat St. recently swung through Houston to film an episode centered around Houston's growing food truck scene. We dropped by the set of their first stop: The Modular food truck, which was parked behind Grand Prize Bar. PHOTOS BY KATHARINE SHILCUTT
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  • Second Annual Haute Wheels Food Truck Festival
    Houston food trucks gather again for Haute Wheels, the food truck festival, this weekend at the Houston Community College Southwest Campus. The VIP tent at Haute Wheels was co-hosted by the Houston Press food blog, Eating Our Words. PHOTOS BY ALLISON McPHAIL
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  • Double Happiness at Banana Leaf II
    A new Banana Leaf location, right across from the old one, serves up old and new favorites. And yes, you might still have to wait. PHOTOS BY TROY FIELDS
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  • 25th Annual Art Car Parade
    Celebrating its 25th year, the Houston Art Car Parade rolled down Allen Parkway on Saturday with more than 300 jaw-dropping cars, bikes, skaters, and motorized creatures. Check out the Art Attack blog for a video of art cars in action. PHOTOS BY ALLISON McPHAIL
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  • 2nd Annual Houston Zombie Walk Charity Pub Crawl
    The 2nd annual Houston Zombie Walk / Comicpalooza Charity Pub Crawl took place on Saturday May 12th, 2012. With proceeds going to the Houston's Children's Charity, Spay/Houston, and Dove Key Ranch Wildlife Rehab, the night started at Midtown Drinkery, then the infected crawled to Pub Fiction,...
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  • Dynamo Celebrate New Stadium With First Win
    The Houston Dynamo hosted the D.C. United in the inaugural game at the new BBVA Compass Stadium on Saturday -- May 12th, 2012. The stadium is the only soccer-specific stadium in North America to be located in a city's downtown district. In front of a sell-out crowd of 22,039 soccer fans,...
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