Matt is a regular contributor to the Houston Press’ music section. He graduated from the University of Houston with a degree in print journalism and global business. Matt first began writing for the Press as an intern, having accidentally sent his resume to the publication's music editor instead of the news chief. After half a decade of attending concerts and interviewing musicians, he has credited this fortuitous mistake to divine intervention.
14 days ago | Coronavirus
In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, people all around the world have been advised by health officials to avoid crowds of people. Here in Houston, bars and clubs were ordered to close for 15 days beginning on March 17, and Governor Greg Abbot ...
28 days ago | Concerts
Concerns about the Coronavirus be damned, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is officially in full-swing. More than 566,000 people attended activities on the grounds between March 3 and 9, and 439,000 of them attended concerts inside NRG Stadium...
29 days ago | Concerts
Post Malone Toyota Center March 9, 2020 Austin Richard Post is renowned for wearing his heart on his sleeve. Better known by his stage name Post Malone, the chart-topping singer-songwriter has made a name for himself by combining elements of pop a...
Chance The Rapper NRG Stadium March 6, 2020 Better late than never, as they say. Ask any Chance The Rapper fan, and they'll tell you the Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter was supposed to perform in Houston back in January. The 26-year-ol...
Willie Nelson NRG Stadium March 4, 2020 Willie Nelson is one of a kind. For nearly 60 years now, he has been one of country music’s most beloved icons, capable of bringing audiences to the brink of tears with melancholic tunes like "Always On...
RodeoHouston is here, folks. And while this year's lineup boasts plenty of acts worth seeing — from seasoned veterans to rising stars — NRG Arena won't be the only venue in town playing great music. So keep scrolling to see our picks for this week...