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Bringing Back The Big Easy Hurricane Katrina Relief Event + the week in Houston rock

October 4th, 2005 · No Comments

Remember that this Saturday night, The Meridian plays host to the Bringing Back The Big Easy Hurricane Katrina Relief Event, which features acts from Houston and New Orleans.

Scheduled to perform are: The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Rockin’ Dopsie, Wild Magnolias, Ya Ya Sol, The U of H Marching Band, Arthur Yoria, The Aqua Velva, Liviya Compean, Grand Texas, Lady D and the Zydeco Tornadoes, Electric Frankenstein, The Living Dolls, Gang of Creeps, Tattered Thieves, Something Fierce, The Phlegmatics, and more.

Tonight (Tueday, October 4th), you can catch Yolanda Adams @ Verizon Wireless Theater.

Super Unison has a lot of good shows this week, including Minus the Bear, The Warlocks (check back soon for an interview) w/ The Gris Gris, and Wolf Eyes. For more informaiton, check out their website.


Jeff Hanson @ The Proletariat
Suicide Girls Live Burlesque Show, featuring Tsu Shi Ma Mi Re & Lizifuge @ The Engine Room


Wolf Eyes/Prurient/Rusted Shut @ The Proletariat
Minus The Bear/Headphones/Criteria/The New Trust @ Walter’s on Washington
The Vibrators/The Urgencies/Cop on Fire @ Rudyard’s
Crooks and Nannies/A Particularly Vicious Rumor @ Super Happy Fun Land


Henry Rollins @ The Meridian
The Gossip/China Street @ Eve
3 Doors Down/Shinedown @ The Woodlands
Rebirth Brass Band @ The Engine Room


Bring Back the Guns @ The Proletariat
The Dimes @ Super Happy Fun Land
The Warlocks/Gris Gris @ Walter’s on Washington
The Clarks @ The Engine Room
KILT’s 4th Annual Fall Fandango, featuring Pat Green, Dierks Bentley, Shooter Jennings, Randy Rogers Band, Bobby Pinson, Django Walker, & more @ The Woodlands


Four Tet/Koushik/Go Spread Your Wings @ The Proletariat
Exodus @ The Engine Room
Sexy Time/Loss for Words/Searching for Something/Without a Face/The Dimes/CICP @ Super Happy Fun Land

Advance warning: The current version of Veruca Salt (that’s sans Nina Gordon) is playing at Engine Room on October 17th. Should be interesting to see, if nothing else.

Now Playing: BRMCHowl (if you missed their show last night at The Meridian, you missed out)

Tags: Music