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Defeat the Noise Ordinance Fundraiser Saturday

Join us Saturday, February 11th for some good music for a good cause. The music community in Houston has finally begun galvanizing support to make our voices heard with City officials as to the impact and inconsistencies in the Noise Ordinance. Houston bands, sound engineers, venues, and fans need your support. Fitzgerald’s Doors open at … Continued

HPD arrests Swisha House DJ for noise violation

By Alex Wukman This shit is getting too predictable. Honestly, another week brings another report of HPD overreacting to the noise ordinance. Last week it was a cop pulling a gun this week it’s a report that Dubstep DJ Badbwoy BMC was arrested for an alleged noise violation. Apparently a little after midnight on Wednesday, … Continued

Houston Music Roundup

By: Ramon Medina Photo by Nicole Kibert FPH asked folks in the music community for their highlights or thoughts on 2012. Here’s what they told us: B.E. Godfrey (listenlisten) Houston in 2012 was paused, anxiously awaiting its impending doom. Like a nervous child awaiting the inevitable punishment from misdeeds, frantically still, imagining every possible scenario. … Continued

FFW – The Free Press Music Preview for September 06 – 12, 2012

This Week’s Featured Show Synesthesia: A Feast for The Senses @ The Eat Gallery (4420 Almeda) Saturday, September 8, 2012 (6-10 pm) Culinary Artists: Robert Lopez, Kickin Kombucha Chris Williams, Lucille’s Ella Russell, E-dub-a-licious Treats Keisha Bocage, Bocage Catering Matthew Toomey, Boomtown Heights and Introducing Sabali Mpozi Earth, Vegan Comfort Ilbursalle Fallon, Chef/Caterer Amber Simon, The Ultimate … Continued

FFW – The Free Press Preview for March 15 – 21, 2012

This Week’s Featured Show Saturday, March 17 21st Annual KTRU Outdoor Show @Rice University Central Quad inside: 12p: SwaraRagaLaya 2p: The Demonic Hen 4p: The Energy 6p: Wild Moccasins 8p: Lower Dens outside: 1p: Jesus, the Crazy, and the Bad Kids 3p: The Thermals 5p: Titus Andronicus 7p: Chairlift 9p: Slim Thug What is with … Continued

FFW – The Free Press Preview for March 01 – 07, 2012

This Week’s Featured Show Thursday, March 1 Free Press Houston’s 9-Year Anniversary featuring Saul Williams CX Kidtronik TSU Ensemble B L A C K I E Weird Party The Watermarks Dayta Benjamin Wesley Perseph One LIMB & PAPAYA @ Fitzgerald’s Oh Shit! We are pushing close to one decade of bad grammar, sloppy typos, and atrocious … Continued