Jesse Sendejas Jr.
Jesse’s been writing for the Houston Press since 2013. His work has appeared elsewhere, notably on the desk of the English teacher of his high school girlfriend, Tish. The teacher recognized Jesse’s writing and gave Tish a failing grade for the essay. Tish and Jesse celebrated their 33rd anniversary as a couple in October.
6 hours ago | Concerts
You know those shows where the band you love comes to town, offers a perfunctory "What's up, Houuuuston?!" then rolls through its set with nary another word to the audience? Last night's Good Charlotte show at House of Blues was exactly not that. ...
4 days ago | Festivals
It’s the final weekend of Wurstfest, the New Braunfels-based annual festival which celebrates German food, beer and, of course, music. The festival began as a single-day event in 1961, an homage to that most delectable meaty treat, the sausage. Ed...
5 days ago | Listen Up!
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8 days ago | Books
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11 days ago | Concerts
Christina Aguilera, Big Boi Smart Financial Centre November 1, 2018 Love yourself. As platitudes go, it's simple to say, much harder to do. Christina Aguilera told an adoring audience last night at Smart Financial Centre it's not just one which be...
14 days ago | Concerts
No matter the city they inhabit, fans of a band like to believe they’re the band’s favorites, the most beloved from other crowds just like them world-over. The things the band Dawes has said about or done in Houston might give local followers the ...