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Friday October 21
Hell City Kings
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The Freakouts
@ Fitzgerald’s
Well,  Say what you want about the Hell City Kings but damn if they don’t know how to promote a record release …

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Article Archive for August 2008

Take Five with Nikki Corvette
August 29, 2008 – 2:02 am | No Comment

If you dig your Rock & Roll poppy, energetic, and fun then the classic eponymous Nikki and The Corvettes album (Bomp 1980) is likely in your collection and if not, you may want …

The Music Crumudgeon’s preview for the Week of August 29, 2008
August 29, 2008 – 2:01 am | No Comment

THIS WEEK’S SPOTLIGHT IS ONGuys who think Tom of Finland is really fucking hilarious.
Saturday, August 30Born Liars/ No Talk
@ Rudyards
No band in Houston spits and screams out rock and roll more than the Born …

Your Brief Linked guide to tonight’s Recession Thursday (28 August 2008)
August 28, 2008 – 8:58 am | No Comment

B L A C K I E: Skyline Network raves that their new album, Wilderness of North America, is “like nothing we’ve ever really heard”and Space City Rock says

“[Wilderness of North America is] the …

Music with Jameson and Lone Star: Starting a band? Here are 10 things not to do!
August 25, 2008 – 10:22 am | No Comment

My band was playing this past weekend which means there are no live reviews today. So, in response to some messages I got on my MySpace, let me instead supply you younger bands with some …

The Music Crumudgeon’s preview for the Week of August 22nd 2008
August 22, 2008 – 2:01 am | No Comment

THIS WEEK’S SPOTLIGHT IS ON
Ye Olde School Metal
Saturday, August 23Judas Priest / Heaven and Hell / Mötörhead / Testament@ Cynthia Woods Mitchell PavilionRight, ironic isn’t it, after giving Chris Gray shit about too many goddamn …

Music with Jameson & Lone Star: Riff Tiffs, Wild Moccasins, and Eastern Sea warehouse Party
August 18, 2008 – 2:01 am | No Comment

Warehouse Party!Peeps! Heat! Sweat! Dancing! Great Music! Mystery Beer! Awesomeness! Chris Gray was going on a while ago about alternative venues and I have to say that a sweaty hot warehouse …

The White Swan Fisticuffs
August 17, 2008 – 10:51 am | No Comment

Well the White Swan’s staff pulled a doozy on Thursday - getting in a fisticuffs with its patrons. We wanted to get both sides before we blogged about it so here is what both sides …

The Music Crumudgeon’s preview for the Week of August 15, 2008
August 15, 2008 – 2:01 am | No Comment

THIS WEEK’S SPOTLIGHT IS ON
FREE SHIT!
I was talking with a friend this afternoon about being broke-ass! Well how appropriate because this week if just made for penny pinchers as there are a slew of great …

The UK’s Earache Records to Reissue Insect Warfare’s World Extermination
August 14, 2008 – 1:59 pm | No Comment

The long esteemed UK Grindcore/Death Metal label Earache (Godflesh, Napalm Death, Ultraviolence, Deicide, Adema, et al.) is currently in the final stages of inking a deal with former members of Houston’s Insect Warfare to reissue …

A brief linked guide to Tonight’s Recession Thursday - 14 August
August 14, 2008 – 2:01 am | No Comment

Riff Tiffs - Houston’s most popular seasonal band headlines specializing in shimmering guitars and melodies.
The Eastern Sea - You may not know Austin’s Eastern Sea (though they have Houston Ex-pats in their ranks) but you’ll …