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6-Pianos “In Surround Sound” event at Sawyer Yards this Saturday

May 3rd, 2019 · No Comments

Come help support Harris County’s low income schools by checking out the 6-Piano Project, which is an immersive classical music performance developed by Nathan Felix in which the audience sits in the middle of six pianos. This event, which debuts in Houston at the Art Alley at Sawyer Yards (2101 Winter St.), is this Saturday […]

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Local label Splice Records hosts annual BowiElvis Fest tonight

January 5th, 2019 · No Comments

Local musicians pay homage to David Bowie and Elvis Presley tonight (Saturday, 1/5/19) at Splice Records’ annual BowiElvis Fest, held at The Continental Club in Houston.

From the label:
The festival is our best attempt at honoring the shared birthdays of rock legends David Bowie and Elvis Presley, two of the most loved and influential artists of […]

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Buxton’s album release show for Stay Out Late tonight at The Heights Theater

October 19th, 2018 · No Comments

Houston band Buxton released its new album, Stay Out Late, via New West Records today (10/19/18). To celebrate the release, the band will play tonight at The Heights Theater.
Stay Out Late, the band’s fifth release, finds the band in a mellow and reflective mood. The depth of songwriting–a mature band honing its craft–is evidenced with repeated […]

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Former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr at WOMH tonight

October 11th, 2018 · No Comments

Music legend Johnny Marr plays in Houston tonight (Thursday, October 11th) at White Oak Music Hall. Marr, former guitarist of an all-time favorite band of mine–The Smiths–is touring in support of his recent solo album, Call The Comet.

You can find out more about Marr at his official website.
Tickets to the Houston show are available at […]

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Smashing Pumpkins bring Shiny And Oh So Bright tour to Houston tonight (tonight)

July 17th, 2018 · No Comments

Chicago’s Smashing Pumpkins, whose first few albums are among the finest of their time, return to Houston tonight (Tuesday, 7.17.18) to play at Toyota Center.

The current line-up includes most of the original-era band (including drummer extraordinaire Jimmy Chamberlin), and is touring as part of a “greatest hits” of sorts — the Shiny And Oh So […]

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The Suffers release new album, Everything Here, today + play release shows

July 13th, 2018 · No Comments

Hometown heroes The Suffers celebrate the release of Everything Here — which is available today (Friday, 7.13.18) — with a pair of sold-out shows at Houston’s Heights Theater (last night and tonight).
The band is still touring pretty much constantly, gaining new fans and good press along the way.
You can stream the new album on NPR […]

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Shiny, not-so-happy Wild Moccasins return with Look Together, album release at White Oak Music Hall this Saturday

July 6th, 2018 · No Comments

Wild Moccasins
Look Together
New West Records
Album release show: White Oak Music Hall, Saturday, 7.7.18 | $10 tickets: www.pegstar.net
Relationship albums can be tricky. On the one hand, emotional pain often results in beautiful work; on the other, the ensuing drama can distract listeners from the intended experience. On Look Together (New West Records) – its first in […]

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The Great Texas BBQ Fest starts today at Post HTX, features A Fistful of Soul, Buxton, John Egan, The Suffers, and more

May 19th, 2018 · No Comments

The inaugural Great Texas BBQ Fest is this weekend (May 19 & 20, 2018) at Post HTX on the edge of downtown Houston. The event features a solid line-up, including Houston’s Buxton, John Egan, The Suffers, A Fistful of Soul, Will Van Horn Trio, Mike Stinson, Ancient Cat Society, The Mighty Org, along with Craig […]

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Buxton play tonight at Rockefeller’s with Vodi, El Lago

May 4th, 2018 · No Comments

Local favorites Buxton–who have a new album coming out this year–play tonight at Rockefeller’s in Houston. Vodi and El Lago are also on the bill.

Tickets are available via TicketFly.
More information on Buxton may be found at BandCamp.

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Arthur Yoria releases new album, release show this Friday

March 29th, 2018 · No Comments

Local musician Arthur Yoria, a long-time favorite here at Houston Calling, is celebrating the release of his long-awaited new album–After You–with an album release show this Saturday (March 31, 2018) at the Mucky Duck.

The album, released by local label Splice Records, was recorded at Sugar Hill Studios.
You can get advance tickets via the Mucky Duck’s […]

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