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.
25 days ago | Houston Music
“What band are y’all in? I heard y’all say something like y’all sound like The Strokes or something?” asks a random dude at Lil' Danny Speedo's Go Fly a Kite Lounge. He’s been chain smoking all night, and has likely been stealthily (until now at l...
27 days ago | Concerts
Beck, Cage the Elephant: The Night Running Tour Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion July 28, 2019 Oh to be young and in love with the music of Cage the Elephant. Well, to be of any age and in love with their music. Last night’s packed Woodlands P...
1 month ago | Concerts
“I want to know if there’s anybody out there who has been brought on a date tonight or who has brought somebody on a date to this show tonight,” Shawn Mendes told a fervent, sold out Toyota Center last night. “‘Cause if you are – you brought her o...
1 month ago | Houston Music
Deep in the heart of the East End, producer, songwriter, and recording artist John Allen Stephens is quietly shaping the sound of Houston’s music scene from his independently owned, home based studio Third Coast Recording Co. On a typical day, he ...
Tee Vee Discusses New Tempest LP, Pop Music, and Mental Health Following Scorching Axelrad Performance2 months ago | Houston Music
It’s hard to turn the entirety of Axelrad into a dance rave –ample seating, coveted hammocks, and Luigi's pizza in the beer garden’s sprawling outdoor area make sure of that. But on a sweltering Saturday night in early June, a journey up the build...
3 months ago | Houston Music
“There’s some morbid obsessions I have and one of them is public service announcements. Since I was a little kid they’ve been scaring the shit out of me in the name of promoting a good lifestyle,” says Devin Will. Devin, one half of local queer sy...