Houston Music

Madness On Main Ignites Festival Season

On a warm Saturday evening in early May, a throng of music-loving Houstonians made their way to Midtown for the first local music festival of the summer months.

As if any of us needed additional incentive to visit The Island, Madness On Main Street was as fun as a refresher course before Free Press Summer Fest could be. The alcohol flowed among old friends; musicians played their music for longtime fans while hoping to impress new ones; and at least one rowdy attendee was thrown out, prompting applause from the crowd behind the Continental Club.

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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.
Contact: Matthew Keever