Mike Stinson – The Mucky Duck – Houston, TX – Review

Written by Jane Ponte It has been said in the past that Mike Stinson was one of Los Angeles’ “best kept secrets.” The operative word in that sentence is “was,” because California’s loss is clearly Texas’ gain. Stinson moved to Houston about 10 years ago, and we’ve been the lucky recipients of his rock-solid quirkiness…


The Bluebonnets – Cottonwood – Houston, TX – KPFT Troubadour Tuesday – Photos

Photos by Eddie Ferranti


Samantha Fish / John Egan – Heights Theater- Houston, TX – Review

Written by James Killen I’ve had several people whose opinions on music I respect, tell me that I had to catch blues lady, Samantha Fish. I got my opportunity Friday night at the iconic Heights Theater. A Kansas City native, Fish struck me as a hard working guitarist having written and released two studio albums…


Samantha Fish / John Egan- Heights Theater- Houston, TX – Photos

Photos by Eddie Ferranti


The Bottle Rockets- Main Street Crossing – Tomball, Tx – Review

Written by James Killen If this show was any indicator of Tuesday nights at Main Street Crossing, I would risk a last minute trip out there to catch a show on some other Tuesday. The usually packed venue was only about half full for the Bottle Rockets’ first showing in Tomball, but it would seem…


The Bottle Rockets- Main Street Crossing – Tomball, Tx – Photos

Photos by Eddie Ferranti


John Egan – Americana – Houston, TX – Photos


The Accidentals – McGonigel’s Mucky Duck – Houston, TX – Photos


Seela -Burlinghall House Concerts – Houston, TX – Photos


Guitarist MARTY FRIEDMAN performing in Houston 1/31

Hello to all HMR  readers and supporters. Take a look at who’s coming to the Scout Bar on January 31. If catching a live performance by guitar extraordinaire Marty Friedman doesn’t get your new year rockin’ then I don’t know what will. Check out more below and come on down to the Scout Bar for…