Monthly archives: March, 2011

The Greencards – Mucky Duck – Houston, TX

Written by Eddie Ferranti Mar 26, 2011 at 08:00 PM The Greencards brought their latest installment to the Mucky Duck and Rose & I were very interested to see how it would play out.  We’ve been long time fans of the band and this was the first time they played without original member Eamon McLoughlin. There…


DEVO – Warehouse Live – Houston, TX

Written by Jim Bille Mar 25, 2011 at 08:00 PM DEVO returned to Houston last Friday night to a sold out Warehouse Live. Spuds of all ages were in attendance and I mean all ages. I saw young toddlers to old dodderers at the packed venue sporting their red, gold, green and blue energy domes….


Deadman – HeightsLive – Houston, Texas

Written by Daniel Barker Mar 25, 2011      It was nice to head out again on a Friday night for some live music at The Heights Presbyterian Church. On tonight’s bill at HeightsLive all the way from Austin was Deadman. HMR had this date on our calendar for some time based on Senior Eddietor’s recommendation…


Mike Watt + The Missingmen w/ Lite – The Backroom – Houston, TX

Written by Samuel Barker Mar 17, 2011 at 10:00 PM Mike Watt has been on the cutting edge his whole musical life. From the Minutemen to his latest album, Hyphenated-Man, Watt has blended his love of 70s rock, punk rock and free jazz into timeless project after timeless project. I first got exposed to Watt…


KPFT Birthday Bash – Mucky Duck – Houston, TX

Written by James Killen Mar 13, 2011 at 12:00 PM This is the third year that McGonigal’s Mucky Duck has hosted the birthday benefit concert for the Houston chapter of the Pacifica radio network. This is the third year that I have waited for the day to arrive in anxious anticipation of a great day…


Baskery & True Roots Union – Austin, Texas

Written by Daniel Barker Mar 12, 2011 I always keep an eye on the Baskery tour schedule. The three Swedish sisters have been coming to the states for a few years now and I never want to miss them when they come to Houston. SXSW in Austin usually leads to a bleed over gig down…


Mike Stinson – Blanco’s – Houston, TX

Written by Eddie Ferranti Mar 10, 2011 at 08:00 PM In these stressful times we live in it is important to have a place to leave the workplace behind, put your mind at ease, and have a good cold beer. One of thee best kept secrets to do that sort of thing is goin’ on…


Hayes Carll – Dosey Doe – Woodlands, TX

Written by Michael Pittman Mar 04, 2011 at 08:00 PM It’s been a while since I really saw Hayes Carll, but I got the chance to catch up at Dosey Doe. Hayes doesn’t sit still very long if he sits down at all and this latest swing through our neighborhood was no different, so it…