On February 21st, Houston lost one of its finest and most hard-working musicians, bassist Rozzano Zamorano. You can read articles in Free Press Houston, Houston Press, and Houston Chronicle. I first met Zamorano shortly after moving to Houston in the mid-90s. I had heard that a close friend from college, Denver Courtney, was singing in […]
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January 28th, 2014 · No Comments
While Make Out King and Other Stories Of Love, the new album from The Tontons, will be available on iTunes and other online outlets on February 18th, you can help support the band by pre-ordering the CD from Bandcamp. You’ll receive a digital copy as well. The album is already garnering the Houston band plenty […]
November 16th, 2013 · No Comments
The Paste Untapped Festival just got underway at Discovery Green in downtown Houston. The music starts at 4:15pm. Full line-up and schedule is below.
August 8th, 2013 · No Comments
BEST LOCAL RECORDING The Niceguys, James Kelley BEST LOCAL SONG Cindy Pruitt, “Epiphany” BEST LOCAL MUSIC VIDEO Junior Gordon Band, “Big” LOCAL MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR Texas Johnny Brown BEST NEW ACT Oceans of Slumber BEST SONGWRITER Libby Koch BEST PRODUCER Darryl Youngblood BEST MALE VOCALS Josh Fuller (Josh Fuller and Dirt & Diesel) BEST […]
May 31st, 2013 · 1 Comment
Our friends over at the always-excellent Space City Rock have been steadily posting coverage leading up to this weekend’s sold-out Free Press Summer Festival. View their rundowns here: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 Be sure to check out Space City Rock for all the latest local music news and […]
May 29th, 2013 · No Comments
Local man about town, music promoter, music fiend, and all-around nice guy Mark C. Austin debuts his new photo exhibit, Print Job – A Collection of Music Photography, at Cactus Music’s Record Ranch Gallery in Houston this Friday (5.31.13) from 6-9pm. Austin has been a long-time music photographer and has had access to many bands that […]
May 29th, 2013 · 1 Comment
The FPSF official app is now available for download on iOS and Android devices. Download it here. Free Press Summer Festival runs this weekend (June 1-2, 2013) in Houston’s E
May 9th, 2013 · No Comments
Check out the new video for “Gag Reflections” from Wild Moccasins on The Onion’s AV Club. The band is currently on tour with of Montreal, and plays Los Angeles tonight (Thursday, 5.9.13). Once the tour ends, the band plans to return to the studio to finish up its sophomore album. The band’s new website may […]
April 19th, 2013 · No Comments
Saturday, April 20, is the annual installment of Record Store Day. Most local stores–Cactus Music, Heights Vinyl, Vinal Edge, Sound Exchange, for instance–will feature limited edition wares, in-store performances, and more. Check your local favorite or the Record Store Day website for more details.
March 14th, 2013 · No Comments
South By Southwest is well underway. For those in Austin this week: Click to Enlarge Image 13 Emerging Bands for 2013 Infographic by Sonicbids Remember to “like” Houston Calling on Facebook.