Why Travis Scott Won’t Be Considered A “Houston” Artist

The largest city in the Lone Star State has produced artists and…

Travis Scott vs. Vince Staples

Two rappers — who outwardly appear to be similar — performed in Houston this past Monday and Tuesday. First was Houston’s own Travis Scott, and Tuesday night was Vince Staples, a 22-year-old rapper from Long Beach. Both have fanbases that skew way young and reach outside a typical hip-hop audience. For Scott, it was a homecoming, a free show at a small club just 24 hours after opening for Rihanna. …

Local Love: B L A C K I E

Photo: Charles Nickles   If you live in Houston long enough, you’ll…

One Man’s Opinion: The Best of 2013 From The Outside Looking In

  By David H. On the 1983 Ramones album, Subterranean Jungle, the…

Records In The Year 2014, Favorably Listed

Records In The Year 2014, Favorably Listed

By K.M Anderson Bottomless Pit - Shade Perennial It is because of…

It’s the End of the Year as We know it

It stretches the hip-hop genre and begs the question--what is rap music? Who knows when he'll tour again--catch him while you can.…