John Egan- Heights House Concert- Houston, TX – Photos

Photos by Eddie Ferranti


John Egan- Heights House Concert- Houston, TX – Review

Written by James Killen I’ve seen John Egan play, probably dozens of times, which isn’t hard to do in H-town because he has more regular tip jar gigs than anybody else in town, Mondays at The Big Easy, Wednesday’s at La Grange, Sunday brunch at The Presidio and all kinds of places in between. He’s…


Mary Gauthier- The Mucky Duck- Houston, TX – Review

Written by James Killen I’ve been lying in wait for Mary Gauthier to grace Houston’s stages for a while now. I have missed a couple of opportunities, but on the first of June the stars aligned and I found myself at a table in The Duck to catch a performance by one of the most…


Poison / Cheap Trick / Pop Evil – Woodlands Pavilion – Woodlands, TX – Review

Written by Dave Clements It had been a long week and a hot and humid weekend in the Lone Star State. Frankly I really wasn’t all that excited about going down to The Woodlands on a Sunday night in spite of the fact that I was anxious to see what Pop Evil was all about. …


Poison / Cheap Trick / Pop Evil – Woodlands Pavilion – Woodlands, TX – Photos

Photos by Dave Clements


The Accidentals – McGonigels Mucky Duck – Houston, TX – Photos

Photos by Eddie Ferranti


The Accidentals – McGonigels Mucky Duck – Houston, TX – Review

Written by Eddie Ferranti The last time we went to Folk Alliance International was in 2016.  On that visit to Kansas City the number one band that caught our collective eyes and ears was a trio out of Traverse City, Michigan called The Accidentals.  We caught them as much as we could including a roof…


Big Head Todd and the Monsters – House of Blues – Houston, TX – Photos

Photos by Eddie Ferranti  


Songwriter Serenade Contest- Parish Hall- Moravia, Texas – May 5, 2018 -Photos

Photos by James Killen


Songwriter Serenade Contest- Parish Hall- Moravia, Texas – May 5, 2018 -Review

Written by James Killen What a beautiful spring day to drive out through the country to Moravia, Texas for the twelfth annual Songwriter Festival held at the Parish Hall, across from the Catholic Church. The contest featured the fifteen semi-finalists from 160 entries, each performing two of his/her best original songs for three judges that…