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Win tickets to The Jesus and Mary Chain at White Oak Music Hall

November 7th, 2017 · No Comments

The Jesus and Mary Chain return to Houston to play White Oak Music Hall tomorrow night (Wednesday, 11.8.17). You can win tickets to the show by emailing me with the name of your favorite JMC song.
Check out videos of the band online here.

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Local H returns to Scout Bar tonight

November 3rd, 2017 · No Comments

Chicago’s Local H returns to the Houston area to play Scout Bar in Clear Lake tonight (Friday, November 3, 2017). Tickets are available at the Scout Bar website.
If you haven’t listened to the band in a while, or are only familiar with the band’s early hit “Bound For The Floor,” I highly suggest 12 Angry […]

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Day For Night 2017 line-up released, passes available

October 27th, 2017 · No Comments

Day For Night 2017 will include performances by Nine Inch Nails, Thom Yorke, Godspeed You Black Emperor, Phantogram, Solange, The Album Leaf, B L A C K I E, Deep Cuts, Justice, Laurie Anderson, Forest Swords, and many more.

View the entire line-up at dayfornight.io and get passes to the weekend event, which runs December 15-17th, […]

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Day For Night festival almost a week away — get tickets while they last

December 8th, 2016 · No Comments

Houston’s Day For Night, a music and art festival which hosts a slew of legendary artists such as The Jesus & Mary Chain, Bjork, Aphex Twin, John Carpenter, and Squarepusher and a smattering of locals (such as Wild Moccasins, Fat Tony, and LIMB), is next weekend–December 17-18, 2016–on the edge of downtown Houston. Passes are […]

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Get rid of the holiday blues with Local H and Helmet at White Oak Music Hall this Friday

November 23rd, 2016 · No Comments

One of my long-time favorite live bands, Local H, returns to Houston to play White Oak Music Hall with Helmet this Friday night (November 25, 2016). I last saw this line-up at the Houston Whatever Fest and the bands did not disappoint. Tickets are still available, and this will be an excellent way to see […]

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Young Mammals celebrate release of Jaguar with free in-store set tonight at Cactus Music

November 11th, 2016 · No Comments

Young Mammals, a band that consistently grows and creates interesting music with each release, plays a free show tonight (Friday, 11.11.16) at Cactus Music. Show time is 7pm.

The band’s latest album, Jaguar, is now available online and at local record stores (including Cactus Music).
You can also catch the band live on 12.8.16 at Satellite Bar […]

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Tickets still available for tonight’s BRMC, DFA1979 show at House of Blues

November 3rd, 2016 · No Comments

Tonight (November 3, 2016), Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (BRMC) returns to Houston to play House of Blues with Death From Above 1979.
Here’s a live BRMC set from KEXP:

Also, watch Death From Above 1979, live from Glastonbury in 2015:

Tickets to tonight’s Houston show may be purchased at the House of Blues box office.

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Houston Open Air festival features The Cult, Anthrax, Deftones, Slayer, Ministry, Alice in Chains, and more

September 24th, 2016 · No Comments

This weekend (Saturday, 9/24/16 and Sunday, 9/25/16), NRG Park hosts the inaugural Houston Open Air music festival. Check the line-up below.

More information may be found at www.houstonopenair.com.

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Day For Night 2016 festival schedule announced: Squarepusher, The Jesus & Mary Chain, Wild Moccasins, Thundercat, Aphex Twin, Limb, Fat Tony, Matmos, Lower Dens, Washed Out, and many more

September 14th, 2016 · No Comments

This year’s line-up for the experiential arts festival Day For Night–to be held in the former post office in downtown Houston at 401 Franklin St.–has been announced. The featured artists include:
Aphex Twin | ODESZA | Travis Scott | Kaskade | Bj√∂rk (unique digital sets) | Run The Jewels | Nick Murphy (Chet Faker) | Banks […]

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Aphex Twin to play Houston’s Day For Night festival in December

September 14th, 2016 · No Comments

Irish musician Richard David James–aka Aphex Twin–plays his first U.S. show in eight years in Houston this December, at the Day For Night festival. Tickets are available at dayfornight.io.
Read more about Aphex Twin’s U.S. gig annoucement here.
The line-up for this year’s Day For Night is incredible, and will be officially announced at 10am today (9.14.16).
Day […]

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