Category: Music


Where did the year go?!  Time flies when you’re having fun and thus I want to dedicate this year’s list to an amazing woman that filled the majority of my 2019 with so much love, laughter, music, food, support, friendship, Read more…


If you were to ask me which local Houston band I am really into right now, it would be the fantastic trio called – CACTUS FLOWERS.  The band recently had Walter Carlos of FUNERAL HORSE on bass, but he has recently stepped aside Read more…


T’was many nights before Christmas and evil rolled into the land. They came from oceans away with sticks, drums, and battle axes in hand. All the naughty little boys and girls rejoiced and cheered their Norse visitors with horns in Read more…


Formed in Fall 2002 by Galactic Cowboys vocalist Ben Huggins and Len Sonnier, Gristle has been writing songs for several years and occasionally performing live in the Houston area. Len is bass player in the Sonnier Brother’s Band but handles guitar Read more…


Ok, so I know its a month early, but I was itchin to get this out…. 1. Armored Saint – La Raza (Metal Blade Records). Choice track – “Head On”. I was elated beyond belief when it was announced that Read more…


I’d like to blame it on the Tryptophan. I’d like to blame it on Black Friday. I’d like to blame it on travel. I’d like to blame it on sickness at home. I could Blame It On Rio, or maybe Read more…


There is nothing quite like a weekend amongst your own kind to really make you appreciate things like our little corner of the internet here. Stephe and I will be reporting on our adventures in the wilds of the Austin Read more…


Last night, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon had one guest. Bruce Springsteen. The Boss was on hand to discuss his new album, The Promise. It also gave Fallon a chance to wheel out his note perfect Neil Young impression and Read more…


Like a lot of bands, King’s X members have generally written songs on their own before presenting them to the band. Unlike almost all of them, however, King’s X has also chosen to start releasing multi-track demos of many of Read more…


  I don’t know about you, but my best ideas usually look a lot different when I finalize them than they did when I came up with them. This website is case in point. I’ve known for nearly a decade Read more…