Entertainment Sonic Leap: An Interview with Zahira Gutierrez of Wild Moccasins

Sonic Leap: An Interview with Zahira Gutierrez of Wild Moccasins

I have distinct memories of first seeing Wild Moccasins perform at The Westheimer Block Party more than a decade ago. Playing the Super Happy Fun Land stage in the Mango’s parking lot in 2006, the band struck me as one of rare acts that authentically seemed like they were enjoying themselves onstage. The pairing of …

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Entertainment Kate Upton steps out as bedazzled nun at New York Met Gala

Kate Upton steps out as bedazzled nun at New York Met Gala

Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander’s wife, supermodel Kate Upton channeled the look of a nun — a bedazzled one — at the 2018 Met Gala in New York Monday night. The look was a glam take on this year’s theme: “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.” The event is a benefit for the Metropolitan …

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Entertainment 'This Is America': Childish Gambino's controversial video explained

'This Is America': Childish Gambino's controversial video explained

Donald Glover had quite the weekend. The actor, who has been riding high these days with both his series “Atlanta” and his role as young Lando Calrissian in the forthcoming “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” both hosted “Saturday Night Live” and was the musical guest as his rap/R&B alter ego, Childish Gambino. Glover as Gambino …

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Entertainment New Faces: An Interview With Franz Ferdinand’s Julian Corrie

New Faces: An Interview With Franz Ferdinand’s Julian Corrie

Glasgow has given the world bands like Belle and Sebastian, Mogwai, and a plethora of others. However, in 2004, one of the most influential released their debut. With mega-hit sensations like “Take Me Out,” “Ulysses” and “No You girls,” Franz Ferdinand has always been a personal favorite of mine. With a half-a-decade hiatus, the band …

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Entertainment Fatai Delights in Return to Houston

Fatai Delights in Return to Houston

A rest, a chance to breathe again, to refill: These three coda of performance were the first things expressed to Houstonians shortly after walking out upon the legendary stage of the Continental Club, with only her small guitar and flower-printed pants to accompany her, by 22-year-old Melbourne singer-songwriter, Fatai. Despite her youth, this is not …

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Entertainment Levitation Fest Delivers the Good Stuff

Levitation Fest Delivers the Good Stuff

Levitation — formerly known as Austin Psych Fest — wrapped up a eventful weekend after a year-long hiatus. The festival was last held in 2016, and things didn’t go so smoothly that year. The festival’s venue, Carson Creek Ranch, was severely flooded and venues around downtown Austin ended up hosting the event. This year’s Levitation …

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Entertainment We’re Going to Be Fine: An Interview With Ghost

We’re Going to Be Fine: An Interview With Ghost

Not since Kiss has there been a band that has cultivated the fame and mystique of being masked and anonymous while having the popularity to sell out shows all across the globe. Well, that’s before you consider Sweden’s Ghost. On the cusps of releasing Prequelle, the fourth studio album, the Grammy-winning band has once again …

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Entertainment Staff Infection 014: Joshua Bosarge

Staff Infection 014: Joshua Bosarge

This weeks Spotify takeover extravaganza comes by way of Joshua Bosarge, the newest member of the FPH family. The advertising director is known around town as the frontman for the punk outfit Lace. When I asked him to send over a list of 15 songs, I thought I knew the direction that Bosarge would take; …

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Entertainment 'Dying laughing': This is the hilarious reporter product review you'll laugh at again and again

'Dying laughing': This is the hilarious reporter product review you'll laugh at again and again

Viewers may not be sure what to think about the Facial Slimmer Exercise Mouthpiece by the end of WBTV reporter Kristen Hampton‘s Facebook Live review, but they will surely be entertained. In her review from early April, Hampton tries out a silicone rubber device she bought on Amazon Prime for $4.99 that supposedly targets sagging …

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Entertainment Fortress Festival’s Second Year Goes Off Without a Hitch

Fortress Festival’s Second Year Goes Off Without a Hitch

A music festival at a modern art museum sounds like a pipe dream. However, Fortress Festival, now in its second year, has taken on the challenge to prove that it can be done. When I first heard of it last year, I was very intrigued. The lineup boosted acts such as Run the Jewels, Slowdive, …

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