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Friday October 21
Hell City Kings
LP/CD Release Party
with
TeXXXaSGhost Town Electric
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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Gang of Four: Content
February 28, 2011 – 6:44 pm | No Comment
Gang of Four: Content

By Jack Daniel Betz
It’s been over ten years since post-punk pioneers Gang of Four released their last studio album “Shrink Wrapped” in 1995. Known mostly for their funky and critically acclaimed LP “Entertainment” the band …

,Rewind - The Acro-Cats and the Rock-Cats at Super Happy Funland 02/24/2011
February 28, 2011 – 1:24 pm | No Comment
,Rewind – The Acro-Cats and the Rock-Cats at Super Happy Funland 02/24/2011

By Ramon LP4

OK, so I know you guys are sick of all the cat talk over the last few days on this music blog but I figure after posting an interview and having the cats …

The Bambi Identity
February 25, 2011 – 11:10 pm | No Comment
The Bambi Identity

Meeting Donnie Dunagan, a former child actor who voiced the character of Bambi, is an incredible trip through the history of film. Dunagan worked on seven films between 1938 and 1941, and indeed his life …

Take me down to Paradise Hotel
February 25, 2011 – 2:18 pm | One Comment
Take me down to Paradise Hotel

By Alex Wukman
Catastrophic Theatre’s years in the making production of Richard Foreman’s Paradise Hotel debuts at Diverseworks on Friday February 11. In the show’s press kit co-director Greg Dean describes the Houston interpretation of the …

FFW – the FPH Music Preview for February 24 – March 02
February 24, 2011 – 7:55 am | No Comment
FFW – the FPH Music Preview for February 24 – March 02

by Ramon LP4
Show of the Week
The Acro-Cats
The Rock-Cats
@ Super Happy Fun Land,
Wednesday -
Saturday
A portion of ticket sales to benefit SNAP (Spay-Neuter Assistance Program).
Sorry Humans. You’ve been one-upped by a bunch of felines! Check out our …

Cat Lovers Unite: The Rock Cats and The Acro-Cats come to Super Happy Funland!!!
February 23, 2011 – 5:56 pm | 2 Comments
Cat Lovers Unite: The Rock Cats and The Acro-Cats come to Super Happy Funland!!!

by Ramon LP4

Let me ask you one question, what’s the coolest show in town this week?
Wrong!
Listen up and I’ll tell you the answer!
What if I told you there was a band called The Rock-Cats in …

Spook City: A secret CIA facillity in San Antonio?
February 22, 2011 – 3:12 pm | No Comment

By Alex Wukman
It seems like something out of a childhood fantasy or a pulp spy novel, a secret CIA facility just outside of a town known for tourist traps like the Riverwalk. However, accoroding to …

Rewind- Broken Social Scene
February 22, 2011 – 1:41 pm | No Comment
Rewind- Broken Social Scene

Here are some shots of last week’s dynamite, two hour, Broken Social Scene show at Warehouse Live.
-Jack Daniel Betz

Rewind - PLF and Krullur at Rudyard’s 02/18/2011
February 22, 2011 – 11:09 am | 6 Comments
Rewind – PLF and Krullur at Rudyard’s 02/18/2011

by RamonLP4

Let me just say that there is nothing better than walking into Rudyard’s and hearing Slayer’s “South of Heaven” blasting. Sweet!
Sure I missed Keno Sims (who had filled in the slot vacated by the …

Impressionism & Post Impressionism at MFAH
February 19, 2011 – 1:45 pm | No Comment
Impressionism & Post Impressionism at MFAH

The painting in front of me was alive, which is to say it was shimmering. It’s literally awake with motion. I’m standing in from of Renoir’s Pont Neuf, Paris (1872). Pont Neuf’s in the center …