Houston Music

Top 9 Comments On Summer Fest 2012: Where's The Women?

As most of Houston and the surrounding area knows by now, Free Press Summer Fest announced its 2012 lineup in the wee hours this morning. By now Rocks Off has had a few more hours to reflect on the festival, entering its fourth year at Eleanor Tinsley Park June 2 and 3, and also to take a shower.

One of Rocks Off's own lasting FPSF memories is from last year, when we ran into an old, dear friend from Austin who is a huge Ween fan. She also happens to work production at the Austin City Limits Music Festival, as a stage manager or some such, and had nothing but good things to say about Summer Fest. Here are a few other thoughts we had this morning about what is now one of Houston's marquee musical events - and, more and more, a destination for music fans across the state, the region and even the country.

Yes, Houston. Who would have known?

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Chris Gray has been Music Editor for the Houston Press since 2008. He is the proud father of a Beatles-loving toddler named Oliver.
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