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Aftermath: Big Walter "The Thunderbird" Price's Birthday at the Big Easy

11 years ago by William Michael Smith
While the indie-rock world dodged lightning strikes Sunday afternoon, Houston's blues community gathered inside the Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club to pay homage to its most elder statesman, Big Walter "The Thunderbird" Price. The venue was packed with dancers, drinkers and a plethora of players who were way into...
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Houston Blues Legend Big Walter "The Thunderbird" Dies At 97

8 years ago by Chris Gray
Big Walter "The Thunderbird" Price, the elder statesman of Houston blues who continued performing well into his nineties, died overnight, according to a Facebook post by local blues musician Steve Krase of Steve Krase & the In Crowd. Price was 97 and had been in a nursing home in north...
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Aftermath: Buxton, On The Brink Of Something Big At Walter's

10 years ago by Chris Gray
In the past year or so, both Rocks Off and our staff have written over and over about how impressed we are with the talent and diversity of Houston's current crop of local musicians, wondering many times out loud, in print and online just how long we're going to be...
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Best Bets This Weekend: Communists in Texas, Women Rockers, and Acrobats

2 months ago by Natalie de la Garza
Whether you’re interested in a heavy family drama or a toe-tapping musical, punk rock or Beethoven, vampires or acrobats, we’ve got you covered this weekend.
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Openings and Closings: El Capitan Opens, Ibiza Closes Next Week

2 months ago by Lorretta Ruggiero
El Capitan Seafood and Mexican Grill, 17519 N. Gessner, opened early January. This is the second location. The original is in Hobart, Indiana. The restaurant offers traditional Mexican cuisine along with seafood boils and other dishes inspired by the Mexican coast. Expect menu prices at dinner to be a bit...
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Houston Texans Free Agents' Likelihood of Returning In 2020

3 months ago by Sean Pendergast
Unfortunately, the Houston Texans' dream of a playoff run deeper than the divisional round died a gruesome death in the middle of the field at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City on Sunday afternoon. The Texans lost the game by a final score of 51-31, after taking a 24-0 lead in...
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Tale of the Tape: J.J. Watt's 2011 Pick Six vs J.J. Watt's 2019 Playoff Sack

3 months ago by Sean Pendergast
When the Hall of Fame tribute to J.J. Watt is eventually written, and his list of primary accomplishments is compiled for his bust in Canton, it will include all of the big picture stuff — the three Defensive Player of the Year awards, the five first team All Pro nods,...
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Openings and Closings: Satisfy Will Open, Reef Closes

4 months ago by Lorretta Ruggiero
Satisfy, 2229 San Felipe, will open on the first floor of San Felipe Place in spring 2020. The healthy eating concept comes from Grant Cooper and Charles Clark of Clark Cooper Concepts, with Houston restaurants Ibiza, Coppa Osteria, Punk's Simple Southern Food, Brasserie 19 and The Dunlavy in its portfolio...
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Coco Montoya's Hot New Record Sparks Houston Memories

5 months ago by Bob Ruggiero
It’s a common tale in the annals of contemporary music that a newly-minted blues fan first discovers the genre not from any of the African-American originators and descendants, but through the mutations played by white, younger, and often English blues rock acolytes. That’s was certainly the case for the Coco...
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Joe Walsh Hits Houston with All-Star VetsAid 2019 Mega Concert

6 months ago by Bob Ruggiero
Throughout his decades-long career in rock and roll, Joe Walsh has been all over the world. And there may indeed be no place like home. But on this October morning in 2019, Joe Walsh wants to be somewhere else. “Well, Bob, I’m in Colorado and yesterday we woke up to...

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