Cory Garcia is a Contributing Editor for the Houston Press. He once won an award for his writing, but he doesn't like to brag about it. If you're reading this sentence, odds are good it's because he wrote a concert review you don't like or he wanted to talk pro wrestling.
1 day ago | Music
Art is a luxury. Perhaps it shouldn’t be, but capitalism does what capitalism does. With no say in what speaks to our soul, it’s all down to chance whether or not that which moves your spirit is within your financial grasp. Some can be fulfilled w...
6 days ago | Concerts
This week’s introduction takes the form of a Choose Your Own Adventure story. Did you have a good election night? Proceed to letter A. Did you have a bad election night? Proceed to letter B. A: Congratulations! Your fellow Texans went to the poll ...
7 days ago | Political Animals
The music of Texas is vast and contains multitudes. Like the many cultures that make up our various food scenes, Texas music is a complex patchwork that includes everything from Houston hip-hop to Texas country. It’s produced some of the greatest ...
13 days ago | Concerts
Happy Halloween! Sure, you may have your plans locked in for tonight — good luck with the weather — but Halloween is not the end of the world. Before you get to the business of this evening, make some concert plans for the next week. And hey, stay...
16 days ago | Music Festivals
BuzzFest 2018 The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion October 27, 2K18 It’s a little funny that festivals with bigger buzz — think Something Wicked, Middlelands and Day for Night — make a big splash only to disappear after a few outings while somehow ...
18 days ago | Classic Rock Corner
I only think of Roy Orbison in black and white. I know I’ve seen video of him in color, but when he comes up, I imagine him behind a microphone, playing his guitar, in the black and white era that seems impossibly far away even though it really is...