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The week in Houston rock

November 28th, 2004 · No Comments

Super Unison, an offshoot of Hands Up Houston, presents Spoon, Cub Country, and This Microwave World at Engine Room this Thursday, 12.2.04. This is sure to be a packed show so get your tickets early. More information about Super Unison’s show can be found at their website.

Wednesday night at The Proletariat, there will be 3 great local bands playing for a paltry $3 cover charge. Here’s the lineup:

61 Cygni @ 10pm
Strangelight @ 11pm
sound theory @ midnight-ish

61 Cygni will be playing an acoustic set to open the show. A special treat. Come out and support local music.

On Saturday, 12.4.04, Casino and Mansion, two of Houston’s finest, are playing at Rudyard’s.

Other shows this week include:

Monday, 11.29.04

Carl Smith w/ Robert Pearson @ Super Happy Fun Land

Tuesday, 11.30.04

Carolyn Wonderland @ Last Concert Cafe
Pocketfoxx w/ Ese, The Methods @ The Meridian

Wednesday, 12.1.04

Kottonmouth Kings w/ OPM, Judge D, Big B @ The Meridian
Brassknuckle Boys w/ The Sporadics @ Super Happy Fun Land
Pot Roast @ Last Concert Cafe

Thursday, 12.2.04

Slayer w/ Killswitch Engage, Mastodon, Faceplant @ Verizon Wireless Theater
The Contingency @ Rudyard’s
Realicide/T.E.F./Concrete Violin @ Super Happy Fun Land
The Hightailers @ Last Concert Cafe
Connie Mims w/ Craig Calvert @ Anderson Fair

Friday, 12.3.04

Moshmellow Records Compilation Release, featuring Leaf, The Tie That Binds, The Mechanical Boy, Civillain, The Kidnap Soundtrack, Praxxis, Lies Stain Lips, America Is Waiting, Last Weeks Heroes, Wholesale Piracy, & Auralift @ Fitzgerald’s (upstairs & downstairs)
Bobby Conn and the Glass Gypsies w/ Dead Roses @ Rudyard’s
Tom Prasada Rao @ Anderson Fair
Delbert McClinton @ Verizon Wireless Theater
Harem Festival @ Last Concert Cafe
Steve Tenpenny w/ Living With Last @ The SideCar Pub
Boys Night Out w/ Emery, From First to Last, Roses Are Red, 3 Left Standing @ Java Jazz Coffeehouse (in Spring)

Saturday, 12.4.04

Most Precious Blood w/ Remembering Never, Dead To Fall, It Dies Today, The Phantom Pains @ Walter’s on Washington
Baptist Generals, Two Gallants, The Lot Six @ Fat Cat’s
Rebirth Brass Band @ The Engine Room
Thanks Bob 2, featuring Fahl & Folk, Opie Hendrix, Carrie Ann Buchanan, Smythe & Taylor, Sweet Mama Cotton, Asch & Abrams, Matt Minor, Steve Downing, Kingfish Keith Collins, & Gary Sapone @ Super Happy Fun Land
Deke Dickerson @ The Continental Club
Plump w/ Jim Owsley Quartet @ Last Concert Cafe
Eric Taylor @ Anderson Fair

If your band is playing in the Houston area and wants to be listed, please email me and let me know.

Have a good week.

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