Contributor John Amar studied classical piano at HSPVA and Roosevelt University before graduating from Moores School of Music in 2016. He currently teaches private piano and voice lessons in Bellaire. His favorite superhero is Spider-Man.
3 days ago | Concerts
When Lili Trifilio studied journalism at DePaul University, she probably didn’t anticipate her then-solo project Beach Bunny would blossom into a fully formed pop-punk outfit playing festival sets or headlining a near sold out national tour in sup...
12 days ago | Concerts
As they are in Edgar Allen Poe’s “Dream Within a Dream,” or Christopher Nolan’s Inception, dreams are a point of fascination for Houston-native jazz singer Kat Edmonson on her newest album Dreamers Do. The concept album embarks on a nocturnal jour...
19 days ago | Music
Beethoven’s music has a knack for embedding itself in our DNA. If the human brain came hardwired with a pre-set music library, his greatest hits likely loom atop that short list. With a limitless legacy and a persona bolstered by melodic achieveme...
3 months ago | Concerts
It takes some guts for an artist to open his show with his signature hit, especially when his career is in its infancy and his catalog is still growing. On one hand, it negates any anticipation for that one song for casual fans in the house. On th...
4 months ago | Music
In 2015, Houston's Hip Hop epicenter Barron Studios took the Guinness World Record for Most Vocal Solos in a Song from Lyon, France. Lyon's song had 200 solo performances with a running time of just three and a half minutes. When Barron snatched t...
4 months ago | Concerts
Just a few short years ago, he was gigging in basements at parties in his home state of Indiana. In 2019, Latin-funk, R&B fusion recording artist Omar Apollo has graduated to the stages of Lollapalooza, Late Night with Seth Meyers, and next we...