Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Jan 31–Feb 2

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

01/28/2014 By Michael Hardy

Opera

Review: The Passenger's Difficult Yet Important Journey

New Houston Grand Opera production of 1968 Holocaust opera stuns with its power and passion.

01/27/2014 By Michael Hardy

Classical Music

Does Andrés Orozco-Estrada Have Too Many Jobs?

With three other titled positions, how committed to Houston can the incoming Houston Symphony music director be?

01/24/2014 By Michael Hardy

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Jan 24–26

Where to go, who to see, and what to do.

01/22/2014 By Michael Hardy

Pop

She is Helen: Hear Her Roar

'70s pop icon Helen Reddy discusses "I Am Woman," practicing hypnotherapy, and returning to the stage after a prolonged absence.

01/21/2014 By Michael Hardy

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend (MLK Day Edition): Jan 17–20

Where to go, who to see, and what to do.

01/15/2014 By Michael Hardy

Preview

Slideshow: 2014 Rodeo Houston Performers

From country superstars like Blake Shelton and Keith Urban to radio mainstays like Robin Thicke and Maroon 5, the 20 nights of this year's rodeo will be packed with talent.

01/13/2014 By Michael Hardy

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Jan 10–12

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

01/08/2014 By Michael Hardy

Preview

Spring Arts Preview

From the FotoFest Biennial to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, there's something for everyone in the next few months.

01/03/2014 By Michael Hardy

List

12 Best Jazz Albums of 2013

From Marc Carey to Jonathan Batiste, Terri Lynne Carrington to Carla Bley, our guest jazz critic picks the top recordings of the past year.

01/02/2014 By Justin Mitchell

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Jan 3–5

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

01/01/2014 By Michael Hardy

Concert

Recover from the Holidays at Warehouse Live

Jam-packed show features Los Skarnales, the Tontons, the Suffers, and Fat Tony

12/27/2013 By Dean Davis

Preview

Robert Ellis and Shakey Graves Team Up at Fitzgerald’s

Two up-and-coming folk musicians share a double bill this Friday.

12/26/2013 By Dean Davis

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Dec 20–22

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

12/18/2013 By Michael Hardy

Synergy

Second Lovers’ Love Affair With Craft Beer

Local folk band Second Lovers loves craft beer so much, they recorded an album at the Saint Arnold brewery.

12/17/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

HOMEGROWN

Slow. Loud. And Beyoncé (SLAB)

For her new album, Beyoncé turns her camera on Houston's rides.

12/17/2013 By Peter Holley

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Dec 13–15

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

12/11/2013 By Michael Hardy

Pop

Review: Beyoncé in Concert

Beyoncé returns to the Toyota Center for the second time in six months to prove why she's America's superhero.

12/11/2013 By Michael Hardy

Concert

Top 10 Weirdest Parts of Saturday Night's Kanye West Concert

Like Kanye himself, the show was big, loud, overwrought, passionate, infuriating, and brilliant.

12/09/2013 By Michael Hardy

Pop

Slideshow: Justin Timberlake in Concert

If you weren't at the Toyota Center last night, here's what you missed.

12/06/2013 By Ryan Tietz