Monthly archives: July, 2009

Rod Stewart – Woodlands Pavilion – Houston, TX

Written by Ellen Bille Jul 28, 2009 at 08:00 PM Rod Stewart swung through Houston last Friday and wowed his fans with about twenty of his greatest hits in a high energy and memorable performance at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in The Woodlands. It was truly a fantastic show.  Rod stepped onto the stage…


Judas Priest w/ Whitesnake – Verizon Wireless Theater – Houston, TX

Written by Eddie Ferranti Jul 24, 2009 at 08:00 PM Two bands who have influenced my rockin’ life happened to be on the same bill in Houston recently. I’ve been listening to hard rock/metal since the 70’s , but had never had the pleasure of seeing either Judas Priest or Whitesnake. Over the last 10…


Cross Canadian Ragweed – The Showgrounds – Houston, TX

Written by Eddie Ferranti Jul 19, 2009 at 08:00 PM Almost a year to the date, Cross Canadian Ragweed came back to Sam Houston Race Park to rock the Showgrounds. Rosie & I were there anticipating another great show in this fine series. Well it didn’t quite turn out that way, unfortunately. Touring behind their…


Robert Cray – House of Blues – Houston, TX

Written by Jim Bille Jul 11, 2009 at 08:00 PM Multi Grammy and WC Handy award winner Robert Cray stopped by House of Blues last Saturday to deliver his special R&B sound to a mostly sold out venue. Cray has been around now for almost 30 years and has established himself as one of the…


Arc Angels – House of Blues – Houston, TX

Written by Jim Bille Jul 10, 2009 at 08:00 PM It’s actually happened; the Arc Angels have finally seriously reunited. After an almost 20 year absence that only spawned the occasional reunion with a concert here and there, the Austin super trio of Chris Layton, Doyle Bramhall and Charlie Sexton have come together for a…


Vans Warped Tour – The Showgrounds – Houston, TX

Written by Todd Spoth Jul 03, 2009 at 12:00 PM I am writing this while on a 12-hour flight to Sao Paulo, Brazil then off to Rio de Janeiro. I am also spending 10 days in Africa. Yay for traveling!   Anywho, the 2009 Van’s Warped Tour Houston date was not too long ago and…


Joe Ely – Heritage Amphitheater – Conroe, TX

Written by Eddie Ferranti Jul 02, 2009 at 04:00 PM The 4th of July holiday weekend was approaching and what a better way to kick it off then to see some killer live music with a music icon, Joe Ely. There is a happening series going on in Conroe, Texas every first Thursday of the…