Festival

Tour the Theater District This Sunday

This popular (and free!) open house spotlights Houston's robust theaters and arts organizations.

08/22/2016 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

Fall Arts Guide 2016

This Fall's Top 10 Concert Tickets to Book Now (While You Still Can!)

From Alabama Shakes to Adele, this season's concert line-up will have you singing along.

08/22/2016 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

The Life of Pablo

You Should Already Be in Line for Kanye West's Galleria Pop-Up

Fans have only three days to score exclusive Pablo merchandise.

08/19/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Weekend Warrior

What to Do, See and Hear this Weekend: August 12–14

Country music legends take the stage, a New York artist draws upon his city plus a screening of The Karate Kid. Is it Friday yet?

08/11/2016 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

Just Another Day in Paradise

Phil Vassar Continues to Croon

We spoke with the busy country legend—performing two Houston-area shows this weekend—about his new album, video series and writing by his own rules.

08/08/2016 By Doni Wilson

Rebel Rebel

Don’t Miss This David Bowie Karaoke Tribute

Belt out your favorite Bowie ballads this Friday at MKT Bar.

08/04/2016 By Kyndall Krist

Dance Like No One's Watching

A Little Help From My Friends Unites Dancers and DJs for a Doggone Good Cause

The annual dance party benefits Friends For Life Animal Rescue and Adoption.

07/29/2016 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

Box Office Roundup

Golden Tickets of the Week: July 26–31

From Meghan Trainor to a Jean Genet play, we've got the scoop on the hottest performances wrapping up July.

07/26/2016 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

Weekend Warrior

What to Do, Hear and See this Weekend: July 22–24

It's coming in hot thanks to Qfest, Bikes + Bats, the Steve Miller Band and a play about Molly Ivins.

07/21/2016 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

Music for Millennials

Circle of Fifths Introduces Concert Series for Young Professionals

Five ensembles and chamber music organizations woo the next generation with a collection of performances.

07/21/2016 By Kyndall Krist

Reality Bites

What You Need to Know About the Taylor Swift and Kim Kardashian Feud

Truth be told—you really don't need to know anything about this silly celeb squabble. But if you want to catch up, here's a brief play-by-play.

07/18/2016 By Paulina Lelo de Larrea

The Drawl

Who Reps H-Town Best: Drake vs. the Greater Houston CVB?

When it comes to representing the city to the world at large, who does a better job, Drake or the giant civic organization that promotes Houston?

07/18/2016 By Hala Daher

Weekend Warrior

What to Do and See This Weekend: July 15—17

Crooners from the '60s, a screening of Sundance winner Sonita, plus a murder mystery that's drop-dead good.

07/13/2016 By Jeanne Lyons Davis

Good Vibes

The Electric Daisy Carnival: Can I Just Live Here Forever?

Individuals who live for self-expression—and friendship, and fire-spitting octopi—power EDC culture at the yearly Vegas festival.

07/11/2016 By Phylicia Sneed

Queen B

Beyoncé Takes a Stand for Black Lives Matter

"We don't need sympathy. We need everyone to respect our lives."

07/07/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Ground Control to Major Tom

Houston Symphony Honors David Bowie with a Tribute Concert

Music of David Bowie celebrates the late musician's career.

06/10/2016 By Jennifer Nguyen

The Show Must Go On

Free Press Summer Fest Shines in the Rain

Houston's rainy weather forced FPSF to move to NRG Park once again this year, but that didn't dampen any of the festival's spirit.

06/07/2016 Photography by Todd Spoth

In Studio

Building Houston’s Musical Infrastructure at New Label Dreams iN Stereo

Putting in the pipelines, infrastructure and support systems to keep musicians in the Bayou City is hard work, but Analogue Escape is up to the task.

05/26/2016 By Max Jefferson

Music

See Space Up Close and Personal with the Houston Symphony's Final Show This Season

As part of a trilogy, Cosmos—An HD Odyssey combines images of outers pace with classical music.

05/26/2016 By Laura Gillespie

Classical Music

AFA Receives NEA Grant

A $15,000 grant will help fund the youth education organization's Summer Music Conservatory.

05/23/2016 By Sydney Boyd