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Entries from November 2012

Grandfather Child video + DesignCraft gig this Saturday

November 30th, 2012 · No Comments

Earlier this year, Grandfather Child — one of Houston’s most talked-about bands of 2012 — released a video recorded at the Edythe Bates Old Chapel in Round Top, TX. You can view it below:

Find out more about Grandfather Child at www.grandfatherchild.com. You can buy the band’s debut album at local record stores or online at […]

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The Manichean release video for “Leopards”

November 13th, 2012 · No Comments

Local art-rockers The Manichean have put together a video for their song “Leopards,” which is from their upcoming release, LOVERS.
Check it here:

The Manichean plays its album release show next weekend (Saturday, 11.24.12) at Warehouse Live, with Bang Bangz, Mobley, Alkari, Night Drive, and Portal Walker. Tickets are $8 pre-sale and $10 at the door. Showtime […]

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Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds in Houston tonight, with Snow Patrol

November 9th, 2012 · No Comments

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, the former Oasis member’s solo outing, plays at Houston’s Bayou Music Center tonight with Snow Patrol. This is going to be a good one, if Gallagher’s 2011 debut (one of my favorite albums last year) is any indication.
Here’s a live set from the BBC:

You can download a copy of the […]

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Free Press Summer Fest blind pre-sale tickets now available

November 8th, 2012 · No Comments

Get your tickets to 2013’s Free Press Summer Fest at www.fpsf.com. General passes are currently $50 (gate price $95), “Fancy Pants” passes are $100 (gate price $185), and there is a “High Roller” package for $1,200.

Free Press Summer Fest 2013 runs June 1-2, 2013, in Houston’s Eleanor Tinsley Park.

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Tags: Music · Show listings · Summer Fest

Deerhoof coming to Walter’s

November 2nd, 2012 · No Comments

Deerhoof plays in Houston at Walter’s on Monday, 11.15.12. Tickets may be purchased online here.
Liam Finn and Formica Man are also on the bill.

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