Monthly archives: December, 2001

Bare, Jr. – Continental Club – Houston, TX

Written by Samuel Barker Dec 12, 2001 at 09:00 PM Nights like this go to show you that you never know what you’re going to get until you see what it is you’re going to get. Believe me, if you read that line enough, it will make sense. I learned this lesson when I got…


Natalie Merchant – Aerial Theater – Houston, TX

Written by Samuel Barker Dec 06, 2001 at 08:00 PM Like a child playing in a field, that is the best way to describe the way Natalie Merchant looked frolicking around the stage on this cool December night. It surprising that after so many years of playing music she can still have such a passion…


104.5 KRBE Jingle Jam (feat, Michelle Branch & Lifehouse) – Compaq Center – Houston, TX

Written by Samuel Barker Dec 05, 2001 at 12:00 AM It’s the holiday season once again, which means it’s time for the Houston 104.5 KRBE Jingle Jam. The event was hosted by Lenny Kravitz, who turned out to be the only marquee, but featured some of the top young artists in music today. One could…


Man…or Astro-man? – Engine Room – Houston, TX

Written by Samuel Barker Dec 01, 2001 at 08:00 PM When Sci-fi, surf, experimental…(you get the picture right), rockers Man…or Astro-man? came to town, there was a treat to be had by all who attended this adventure in audio exploration. There are few sounds that go unused in a Man…Or Astro-man set, which makes this…