Recommended Local Art/Band Shows July 26 – 30, 2012

When: Thursday July 26th
Where: Deans; located at 316 Main
Who: Wasi Townsend & Madlove, Jonathan Fleic and Band
Cost: $3/ 21+/ 8:00 p.m.

When: Thursday July 26th
Where: Allegria Wine Bar; located at 15210 Hwy 3 Ste 210
Who: Robin Kirby & Friends
Cost: 7:00-11:00 p.m.

When: Thursday July 26th
Where: Rudyards; located at 2010 Waugh
Who: Tiziano Dominico, Bonnievile Nightlife, Blackie Dammett
Cost: No cover/ 9:00 p.m.

When: Friday July 27th
Where: Deans; located at 316 Main
Who: Moonlight Social CD release with special guests
Cost: 18+ welcome/ $5/ 8:00 p.m.

When: Friday July 27th
Where: Mink Backroom; located at 3718 Main
Who: Action Frank, Day of Reign, G.F.Y.
Cost: $7/ 21+/ 8:00 p.m.

When: Friday July 27th
Where: Fitzgeralds; located at 2706 White Oak
Who: The Trimms album release party with Shotgun Funeral, Chase Hamblin & The Roustabouts, Another Run
Cost 9:00 p.m.

When: Friday July 27th
Where: Rudyards; located at 2010 Waugh
Who: The Mynabirds, Deep Time 
Cost: 21+/ 8:00 p.m.

When: Saturday July 28th
Where: St. Arnolds Brewery; located at 2000 Lyons Ave
Who: Caroline Sessions Finale 4.5 See flyer for line-up
Cost: $15/ 6-10 p.m./ portion of proceeds go to Caroline Sessions album

When: Monday July 30th
Where: Fuel Lounge; located at 2670 Sage Rd
Who: Fuel Industry Mondays
Cost: 21+/ 10:00 p.m.

Upcoming Event Flyers


Rob Zombie, Noel Gallagher, Buzz Weenie Roast, Nicki Minaj & More – Tix That Rock Houston

Upcoming within the next week in HOUSTON is:
Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Circus(Jul 22-Jul 29 – Reliant Stadium),
The Lion King (Jul 22-Aug 12 – Hobby Center),
Houston Dynamo (Jul 22-Oct 23 – BBVA Compass Stadium),
94.5 the Buzz Weenie Roast: Chevelle, Awolnation & Cold (Sat Jul 28 – The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion),
Nicki Minaj (Sat Jul 28 – Bayou Music Center),
Trespass America Festival: Five Finger Death Punch, Killswitch Engage & Trivum(Sat Jul 28 – Ford Park Pavilion), and
Summer Slaughter Tour: Cannibal Corpse, Between The Buried And Me & The Faceless(Sat Jul 28 – House Of Blues).

New HOUSTON events featured in the exchange this week include:

Universoul Circus (8/14-8/19 at Butler Stadium),
The Midtown Men (8/31-9/2 at Jones Hall for the Performing Arts),
Beats Antique (9/15/12 at House Of Blues),
Firepower Tour: Datsik (10/13/12 at Reliant Stadium),
Twins of Evil Tour: Rob Zombie & Marilyn Manson (10/30/12 at Reliant Arena), and
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds & Snow Patrol (11/9/12 at Bayou Music Center).

Best Sellers
Jul 28 94.5 the Buzz Weenie Roast: Chevelle, Awolnation & Cold
Jul 28 Nicki Minaj
Jul 12 – 29 Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Circus
Aug 2 Pitbull
Aug 3 KISS & Motley Crue
Aug 4 Brothers Of The Sun Tour: Kenny Chesney & Tim McGraw
Aug 7 WWE: SmackDown
Aug 9 The Heart & Soul Tour: Rod Stewart & Stevie Nicks
Aug 10 & 11 George Lopez
Aug 11 Mindless Behavior
Aug 12 Tour Is A Four Letter Word: Jason Mraz & Christina Perri
Aug 15 Crosby, Stills & Nash
Aug 18 Iron Maiden
Jul 27 – Aug 19 Cirque Du Soleil Kooza
Aug 19 Bill Maher
Aug 19 Yanni
Aug 24 Journey, Pat Benatar & Loverboy
Aug 26 Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez & Wisin Y Yandel
Aug 28 Honda Civic Tour: Linkin Park & Incubus
Sep 1 Marc Anthony, Chayanne & Marco Antonio Solis
Sep 14 Train & Mat Kearney
Sep 15 Rockstar Energy Uproar Festival: Shinedown, Godsmack & Staind
Sep 22 Il Volo
Oct 20 Norah Jones
Oct 20 Red Hot Chili Peppers
Oct 24 – 25 Madonna
Oct 26 Jason Aldean & Luke Bryan
Oct 26 Vicente Fernandez
Thru Oct 27 Houston Dynamo Soccer
Oct 30 Twins of Evil Tour: Rob Zombie & Marilyn Manson
Oct 30 Justin Bieber
Nov 10 Good vs. Evil: Anthony Bourdain & Eric Ripert
Nov 12 – 13 Eddie Vedder
Nov 28 Andrea Bocelli
Jul 21, 2013 One Direction

Recommended Local Art/Band Shows July 18 – 23, 2012

When: Wednesday July 18th
Where: Concert Pub North; located at 2470 FM 1960 W
Who: Days of the New, Dimitris Rail, Mind Set Ultra
Cost: 8:00 p.m.

When: Wednesday July 18th
Where: Fitzgeralds; located at 2706 White Oak
Who: Mobley, Bang Bangz, Vinyl Thief
Cost: All ages/ 8:00 p.m.

When: Thursday July 19th
Where: Kemah Boardwalk
Who: 
Cost: 6:30-1:15 p.m.

When: Thursday July 19th
Where: NotsuoH; located at 314 Main
Who: Jen Hitt, The Big Reveal, Mash Mclain
Cost: $3/ 21+/ 8:00 p.m.

When: Friday July 20th
Where: Walters; located at 1120 Naylor
Who: The Dead Revolt, We Were Wolves, Purple
Cost: All ages/ $5/ 8:00 p.m.

When: Friday July 20th
Where: Bayou Music Center; located at 520 Texas Ave
Who: Kaskade: Freaks of Nature
Cost: 8:00 p.m.

When: Saturday July 21st
Where: War hous Visual Studio; located at 4715 Main St
Who: Ceremony Art Show & Market, Concert, Summer Beach Party
Cost: 7:00 p.m.

When: Saturday July 21st
Where: 1302 Nance
Who: Waston Gallery 3rd year Anniversary Party
Cost: noon- 5:00 p.m./ live music from 1-4 p.m.

When: Sunday July 22nd
Where: Concert Pub North; located at 2470 FM 1960 W
Who: Karaoke Challenge
Cost: No entry fee/ 8:00 p.m.

When: Monday July 23rd
Where: House of Blues Foundation Room; located at 1204 Caroline
Who: Red Monday Presents: Loud!
Cost: 9:00 p.m.

Upcoming Event Flyers


Mary J Bilge, Flo Rida, Diggy Simmons & More – Tix That Rock Houston

Upcoming within the next week in HOUSTON is:
Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Circus(Jul 13-Jul 29 – Reliant Stadium),
The Lion King (Jul 13-Aug 12 – Hobby Center),
Houston Dynamo (Jul 15-Oct 23 – BBVA Compass Stadium),
The Dukes of September: Donald Fagen, Michael McDonald & Boz Scaggs (Tue Jul 17 – The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion),
Flo Rida, Cee Lo, Kirko Bangz & B.O.B. (Fri Jul 20 – Toyota Center),
Freaks of Nature Tour: Kaskade (Fri Jul 20 – Bayou Music Center),
Toadies & Helmet (Fri Jul 20 – House Of Blues), and
Last Summer on Earth Tour: Barenaked Ladies, Blues Traveler, Big Head Todd and the Monsters & Cracker (Fri Jul 20 – The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion).

New HOUSTON events featured in the exchange this week include:

Cirque Du Soleil – Kooza (7/27-9/2 at Grand Chapiteau At Sam Houston Race Park),
Mary J. Blige & D’angelo (9/2/12 at Toyota Center),
Scream Tour: Diggy Simmons & OMG Girlz(9/15/12 at Reliant Arena),
Owl City (9/18/12 at House Of Blues),
John Prine (9/21/12 at Cullen Performance Hall),
The Ruby Revue (9/22/12 at House Of Blues),
Ben Folds Five (9/25/12 at Bayou Music Center),
Yuri (9/28/12 at Houston Arena Theatre),
Garbage (10/9/12 at House Of Blues),
Matt Wertz (10/18/12 at House Of Blues),
Alesana (11/2/12 at House Of Blues),
Disney On Ice: Treasure Trove (11/7-11/11 at Reliant Stadium),
Gaelic Storm (11/11/12 at House Of Blues), and
Disney On Ice: Rockin’ Ever After (4/17/13-4/21/13 at Reliant Stadium).

Best Sellers
Jul 21 Huey Lewis and The News & Joe Cocker
Jul 28 94.5 the Buzz Weenie Roast: Chevelle, Awolnation & Cold
Jul 28 Nicki Minaj
Jul 12 – 29 Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Circus
Aug 2 Pitbull
Aug 3 KISS & Motley Crue
Aug 4 Brothers Of The Sun Tour: Kenny Chesney & Tim McGraw
Aug 7 WWE: SmackDown
Aug 9 The Heart & Soul Tour: Rod Stewart & Stevie Nicks
Aug 10 & 11 George Lopez
Aug 11 Mindless Behavior
Aug 12 Tour Is A Four Letter Word: Jason Mraz & Christina Perri
Aug 15 Crosby, Stills & Nash
Aug 18 Iron Maiden
Jul 27 – Aug 19 Cirque Du Soleil Kooza
Aug 19 Bill Maher
Aug 19 Yanni
Aug 24 Journey, Pat Benatar & Loverboy
Aug 26 Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez & Wisin Y Yandel
Aug 28 Honda Civic Tour: Linkin Park & Incubus
Sep 1 Marc Anthony, Chayanne & Marco Antonio Solis
Sep 14 Train & Mat Kearney
Sep 22 Il Volo
Oct 20 Norah Jones
Oct 20 Red Hot Chili Peppers
Oct 24 – 25 Madonna
Oct 26 Jason Aldean & Luke Bryan
Oct 26 Vicente Fernandez
Thru Oct 27 Houston Dynamo Soccer
Oct 30 Justin Bieber
Nov 10 Good vs. Evil: Anthony Bourdain & Eric Ripert
Nov 12 – 13 Eddie Vedder
Nov 28 Andrea Bocelli
Jul 21, 2013 One Direction

Recommended Local Art/Band Shows July 12 – 14, 2012

When: Thursday July 12th
Where: Kemah Boardwalk
Who: Cold Shot
Cost: 6:30-1:15 p.m.

When: Thursday July 12th
Where: The Mink; located at 3718 Main
Who: Open Mic Night
Cost: 9:00 p.m.

When: Thursday July 12th
Where: NotsuoH; located at 314 Main
Who: NoDO Fresh Fest 2012 See flyer for complete line-up
Cost: $3/ 21+/ 8:00 p.m.

When: Friday July 13th
Where: Fitzgeralds; located at 2706 White Oak
Who: Second Lovers album release with The Wheel Workers, The Blackwells, The Baker Family, Kelsey Lee Band
Cost: 21+ no cover/ 7:00 p.m.

When: Friday July 13th
Where: Warehouse Live; located at 813 St Emmanuel
Who: The Last Hour with Saturate
Cost: $10/ 7:00 p.m.

When: Friday July 13th
Where: Lawndale Art Center; located at 4912 Main St
Who: The Big Show The Big Show is Lawndale Art Center’s annual open-call, juried exhibition. It has been an important venue through which emerging and under-represented Houston area artists gain exposure since the show’s conception in 1984. The Big Show was formerly the East End Show
Cost: 6:30-8:30 p.m.

When: Saturday July 14th
Where: Petes Dueling Piano Bar; located at 1201 Fannin #310
Who: Petes 3rd Anniversary Party
Cost: $8/ 21+ welcome/ 7:00 p.m./ proceeds benefit The Music Therapy Center of Houston

When: Saturday July 14th
Where: Scout Bar; located at 18307 Egret Bay Blvd
Who: Boys Dont Cry, Zero, The Noose (an evening of tributes)
Cost: Doors open 8:00 p.m/ Music starts 10:00 p.m./ $7 21+/ $10 18-20

When: Saturday July 14th
Where: Cactus Music; located at 2110 Portsmouth
Who: Daniel Johnston
Cost: 3:30-4:30 p.m.

When: Saturday July 14th
Where: The Mink; located at 3718 Main
Who: Lotus Effect, The Dead Revolt, Goodnight Neverland
Cost: 9:00 p.m.

Upcoming Event Flyers

Rockstar Energy Fest, Lion King, Big Time Rush, Ringling Bros & More – Tix That Rock Houston

Upcoming within the next week in HOUSTON is:
Houston Astros (Jul 6-Sep 26 – Minute Maid Park),
Keyshia Cole (Sat Jul 7 – Houston Arena Theatre),
The Lion King (Jul 10-Aug 12 – Hobby Center),
Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival: Motorhead, Slipknot, Slayer & Anthrax (Wed Jul 11 – The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion),
Adam Carolla (Thu Jul 12 – Bayou Music Center),
Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Circus(Jul 12-Jul 29 – Reliant Stadium), and
Big Time Rush (Fri Jul 13 – The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion).

New HOUSTON events featured in the exchange this week include:

CONCACAF Champions League: Houston Dynamo vs. CD FAS (9/20/12 at BBVA Compass Stadium),
CONCACAF Champions League: Houston Dynamo vs. CD Olimpia (10/23/12 at BBVA Compass Stadium), and
Jeffrey Osborne & Peabo Bryson (11/3/12 at Houston Arena Theatre).

Best Sellers
Jul 11 Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival: Motorhead, Slipknot, Slayer & Anthrax
Jul 13 Big Time Rush
Jul 14 Rascal Flatts, Little Big Town, Thompson Square
Jul 21 Huey Lewis and The News & Joe Cocker
Jul 28 Nicki Minaj
Jul 12 – 29 Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Circus
Aug 2 Pitbull
Aug 3 KISS & Motley Crue
Aug 4 Brothers Of The Sun Tour: Kenny Chesney & Tim McGraw
Aug 7 WWE: SmackDown
Aug 9 The Heart & Soul Tour: Rod Stewart & Stevie Nicks
Aug 10 & 11 George Lopez
Aug 11 Mindless Behavior
Aug 12 Tour Is A Four Letter Word: Jason Mraz & Christina Perri
Aug 15 Crosby, Stills & Nash
Aug 18 Iron Maiden
Jul 27 – Aug 19 Cirque Du Soleil Kooza
Aug 19 Bill Maher
Aug 19 Yanni
Aug 24 Journey, Pat Benatar & Loverboy
Aug 26 Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez & Wisin Y Yandel
Aug 28 Honda Civic Tour: Linkin Park & Incubus
Sep 1 Marc Anthony, Chayanne & Marco Antonio Solis
Sep 14 Train & Mat Kearney
Sep 22 Il Volo
Oct 20 Norah Jones
Oct 20 Red Hot Chili Peppers
Oct 24 – 25 Madonna
Oct 26 Jason Aldean & Luke Bryan
Oct 26 Vicente Fernandez
Thru Oct 27 Houston Dynamo Soccer
Oct 30 Justin Bieber
Nov 10 Good vs. Evil: Anthony Bourdain & Eric Ripert
Nov 12 – 13 Eddie Vedder
Nov 28 Andrea Bocelli
Jul 21, 2013 One Direction

Recommended Local Art/Band Shows July 4 – 7, 2012

When: Wednesday July 4th
Where: Mangos; located at 403 Westheimer
Who: 4th of July Show w/ Always Guilty, Break the Cycle, Ese, Mannequin Mishap, Ghost Concept
Cost: All ages/ 7:00 p.m./ $5

When: Wednesday July 4th
Where: Etro Lounge; located at 1424 Westheimer Ste A
Who: Dance MoFo Dance Grrrl Parts, Ceeplus Bad Knives, Jessica Lozano
Cost: No Cover/ 21+

When: Thursday July 5th
Where: Boheme Bar; located at 307 Fairview
Who: Cultured Cocktails with Suchu Dance
Cost: Free/ 5-10 p.m.

When: Thursday July 5th
Where: Kemah Boardwalk
Who: Rat Ranch 
Cost: 6:30-1:15 p.m.

When: Thursday July 5th
Where: The Mink; located at 3718 Main
Who: Open Mic Night
Cost: 9:00 p.m.

When: Thursday July 5th
Where: NotsuoH; located at 314 Main
Who: Benjamin Wessley, Bernal Sherrill, Lace Rose, 
Cost: $3/ 21+/ 8:00 p.m.

When: Thursday July 5th
Where: Mucky Duck; located at 2425 Norfolk
Who: Robert Ellis
Cost: 7:30 p.m.

When: Saturday July 7th
Where: Concert Pub North; located at 2470 FM 1960 W
Who: Savage Evolution
Cost: 9:00 p.m.

When: Saturday July 7th
Where: Warehouse Live; located at 813 St Emmanuel
Who: House of Blues Rock Party Circus Artificial, The Apostles, Erase The Virus, Brompton, Mindset Ultra, Corporate, Downfall 2012
Cost: All ages/ 6:45 p.m./ $15 at the door or $10 from a band member

When: Saturday July 7th
Where: Warehouse Live; located at 813 St Emmanuel
Who: Fat Tony& Tom Cruz Double Dragon Mixtape Release Party
Cost: 10:00 p.m./ $8

Upcoming Event Flyers


Flo Rida & Cee Lo, Slash, Lewis C.K., Pretty Lights, Rufus Wainwright & More – Tix That Rock Houston

Upcoming within the next week in HOUSTON is:
Houston Dynamo (Jun 30-Oct 23 – Minute Maid Park),
Be Good To Yourself Tour: Ledisi & Eric Benet (Thu Jul 5 – Houston Arena Theatre), and
Houston Astros (Jul 6-Sep 26 – Minute Maid Park).

New HOUSTON events featured in the exchange this week include:

Allstar Weekend (7/18/12 at House Of Blues),
Flo Rida, Cee Lo, Kirko Bangz & B.O.B.(7/20/12 at Toyota Center),
Adrenaline On Asphalt (7/21/12 at Houston Motorsports Park),
Meek Mill (8/10/12 at House Of Blues),
Cafe Tacuba (8/18/12 at House Of Blues),
Slash, Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators(9/9/12 at House Of Blues),
Madame Butterfly (9/8-9/15 at Wortham Center),
Pretty Lights (9/23/12 at Bayou Music Center),
Circa Survive (9/29/12 at House Of Blues),
Who’s Bad (10/5/12 at House Of Blues),
Trampled By Turtles (10/11/12 at House Of Blues),
Andrew Bird (10/12/12 at House Of Blues),
Rufus Wainwright (10/15/12 at Bayou Music Center),
Metric (10/15/12 at House Of Blues),
Louis C.K. (10/19/12 at Jones Hall),
Justice (10/28/12 at House Of Blues), and
Motion City Soundtrack (10/30/12 at House Of Blues).

Best Sellers
Jul 11 Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival: Motorhead, Slipknot, Slayer & Anthrax
Jul 13 Big Time Rush
Jul 14 Rascal Flatts, Little Big Town, Thompson Square
Jul 21 Huey Lewis and The News & Joe Cocker
Jul 28 Nicki Minaj
Aug 2 Pitbull
Aug 3 KISS & Motley Crue
Aug 4 Brothers Of The Sun Tour: Kenny Chesney & Tim McGraw
Aug 7 WWE: SmackDown
Aug 9 The Heart & Soul Tour: Rod Stewart & Stevie Nicks
Aug 10 & 11 George Lopez
Aug 15 Crosby, Stills & Nash
Aug 18 Iron Maiden
Jul 27 – Aug 19 Cirque Du Soleil Kooza
Aug 19 Bill Maher
Aug 19 Yanni
Aug 24 Journey, Pat Benatar & Loverboy
Aug 26 Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez & Wisin Y Yandel
Aug 28 Honda Civic Tour: Linkin Park & Incubus
Sep 1 Marc Anthony, Chayanne & Marco Antonio Solis
Sep 14 Train & Mat Kearney
Sep 22 Il Volo
Oct 20 Norah Jones
Oct 20 Red Hot Chili Peppers
Oct 24 – 25 Madonna
Oct 26 Jason Aldean & Luke Bryan
Oct 26 Vicente Fernandez
Thru Oct 27 Houston Dynamo Soccer
Oct 30 Justin Bieber
Nov 10 Good vs. Evil: Anthony Bourdain & Eric Ripert
Nov 12 – 13 Eddie Vedder
Nov 28 Andrea Bocelli
Jul 21, 2013 One Direction