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Blackberry Smoke Plays Music That Sticks To Your Ribs

2 months ago by Bob Ruggiero
Sometimes, bands will expend time, planning, and energy into putting out a new record. And sometimes, one can emerge organically, almost as an unexpected afterthought. For Atlanta-based southern rockers Blackberry Smoke, last year brought both of those creative paths to the sonic portfolio. In April, the band that features Charlie...

9 Houston Rappers to Follow in 2019

2 months ago by Carlos Brandon
In many ways 2018 was a quiet year for Houston hip hop. Sure, we got Astroworld, the career defining album by Mo City's favorite son, along with the nostalgic festival of the same name. We also welcomed break out independent phenom Tobe Nwige into the national spotlight and enjoyed the enduring...

Stuffed: Soup Dumplings at Wanna Bao

2 months ago by Carlos Brandon
We set out to find and devour stuffed food from every possible culture right here in the Bayou City. From empanadas to dumplings, kolaches to samosas, we're getting stuffed. We can all thank chef David Chang and his hit Netflix show, Ugly Delicious, for giving America an insatiable craving for...

Openings and Closings: Slainte Jack and Ginger's, Klaus and Fire Ant Brew

6 months ago by Lorretta Ruggiero
Jack and Ginger's Irish Pub, 2416 Brazos, is slated to open October 25.This will be the second location of the Irish-American sports bar and restaurant from the Union Venture Group owned by Jeff and Darren Van Delden . The original location is in Austin. The space will be a modern...

The Book of Will Finds and Saves Shakespeare, in Fine Fashion

6 months ago by D. L. Groover
Legendary film mogul Samuel Goldwyn (the G in MGM) once famously said that he didn't want to see any more movies where people write with feathers. Sorry to be contrary Mr. Goldwyn, but these are the films and plays I most want to see. I'm done with kitchen-sink drama –...

Tobe Nwigwe Puts On a Spectacle at White Oak

7 months ago by Carlos Brandon
Something special happened last night at White Oak. Tobe Nwigwe has been on a seemingly unstoppable upward trajectory for just over a year. Beginning sometime in the summer of 2017, the ex-football star and amateur rapper from Alief with a trademark baritone flow began generating mild interest online with a...

Port Arthur Rap Prodigy Mickey Woods Jr, in His Own Words

2 years ago by Brandon Caldwell
Mickey Woods Jr.'s lyrics paint a portrait of the promising young Port Arthur rapper.

Tobe Nwigwe's The Originals May be the Most Creative Project in Hip Hop

8 months ago by Carlos Brandon
"Labels are calling us now," Jeff Idehen explains, "asking how we manage to put these videos out every week, " Jeff is Tobe Nwigwe's childhood best friend. Though the pair would say they're brothers. Idehen, a Rice Business grad who quit a promising career in finance to work with Tobe full-time,...

Say It With Ink: Houston's Best Tattoo Artists and Parlors, 2018-2019 Edition

8 months ago by Susie Tommaney
A tattoo tells the world where we've been, who we've loved and honors those who no longer walk among us. It speaks to family: sometimes it's the one we were born into, more often it's the tribe we found along the way. But it should always be meaningful, original and...

5 Underground Houston Rappers You Should be Listening to

8 months ago by Carlos Brandon
This may be the city of candy paint, sippin' lean, and bangin' screw, but the nature of art is progress, and the nature of progress is change. Houston's hip hop community today is dynamic, multi-layered, and light years beyond its original "chopped and screwed" aesthetic. Its artists range from old...

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