Upcoming: Arlo Guthrie, Bush, Cannibal Corpse, Hayes Carll, K Michelle, The Temptations, etc.

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Texas Singer-Songwriter Adam Carroll
2-Bit Palomino: Sat., December 20, 9 p.m., $15. Anderson Fair Retail Restaurant, 2007 Grant, Houston, 832-767-2785.

6400 Party: With DJ LeRoy Peters, DJ Xcess. Sat., January 24, 9 p.m., TBA. Numbers, 300 Westheimer, Houston, 713-526-6551.

Acoustic Song Swap: With Gary Braun, Micky Braun, Jason Eady. Tue., December 2, 7:30 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Adam Carroll: Fri., December 19, 9 p.m., $15. Anderson Fair Retail Restaurant, 2007 Grant, Houston, 832-767-2785.


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Let's Meet Our Houston Press Artopia 2015 Bands

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Vintage New York City Queens: the local indie-pop band, shown in 2011, recently announced new album Glass Houses is on the way.
Rocks Off is excited to announce the musical lineup of Houston Press Artopia 2015, the quickest way to warm up your winter with an evening of the city's top visual and performance artists, fashion designers, purveyors of victuals and of course musicians. It all goes down 8 p.m. Saturday, January 24 at Winter Street Studios, 2101 Winter St.

The Artopia presale is available right now and runs through 10 a.m. this Friday, November 21; go to this link and enter the promo code ROCKSOFF. Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday at noon. (Prices start at $45 but consider the luxe VIP package, where you'll be swimming in swag.)

Now, let's meet our bands.


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Upcoming: Above & Beyond, Chris Brown, Gang of Four, Hozier, The Lacs, Sarah McLachlan, etc.

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English electronic dance group Above & Beyond
5 Seconds Of Summer: Sat., August 8, 7:30 p.m., $25 to $69.50. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, 281-363-3300.

Above & Beyond: Sat., March 7, 8:30 p.m., $30. Bayou Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Alan Haynes: Sat., November 29, 8 p.m., $5. The Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club, 5731 Kirby, Houston, 713-523-9999.

The Allen Oldies Band: Wed., December 31, 8 p.m., Free. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.


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Upcoming: Bette Midler, Bob Seger, Lauryn Hill, Napalm Death, Reckless Kelly, Seether, etc.

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Canadian singer-songwriter Alexz Johnson
13th Sky: With the Freakouts. Fri., December 5, 9 p.m., $7 to $10. Mango's, 403 Westheimer, Houston, 713-522-8903.

2014: A Backspace Odyssey: Sat., December 6, 7 p.m., $20 to $25. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

After 7: With Lyfe Jennings, Troop. Fri., November 21, 8 p.m., $39 to $59. Bayou Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Alexz Johnson: With Jared & the Mill, Patrick Droney. Wed., November 26, 6 p.m., $12. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.


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UPDATED: Sheriff's Office: Local '60s Legend Frank Davis Is Missing

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UPDATE (Friday, 1:30 p.m.): Mr. Davis was found by Harris County Sheriff's Department Thursday evening and has been returned to his home.

Rocks Off received a heads up in the past hour that Frank Davis is missing. Davis, whose ties to the Houston music business go back to Walt Andrus and the Thirteenth Floor Elevators, suffers from Alzheimer's. As shown above, a police report has been filed.

Rocks Off's sister blog Art Attack interviewed Davis in September 2010, and filled in some more background information.


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Upcoming: Alice Cooper, Big K.R.I.T., Caribou, Eyehategod, Merle Haggard, Volbeat, etc.

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Alan Haynes: Sat., November 29, 8 p.m., $5. The Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club, 5731 Kirby, Houston, 713-523-9999.

Alice Cooper: Sat., February 14, 7 p.m., $27 to $45. Bayou Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Allah-Las: With Tashaki Miyaki., Sun., November 16, 8 p.m., $10 to $14. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

August Burns Red: With Miss May I, Northlane, Erra., Thu., February 26, 5:30 p.m., $22.50 to $25. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.


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Upcoming: Blues for Food, Cheap Trick, Run the Jewels, Rachael Yamagata, Spoon, etc.

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3Ball MTY: With Los Rakas. Mon., December 1, 7 p.m., $22. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Abysmal Dawn: Thu., October 30, 8 p.m., $7 to $10. Mango's, 403 Westheimer, Houston, 713-522-8903.

Al Staehely: Tue., November 4, 7:30 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

AMP\'D: A celebration of the MTV AMP era 1996-2001: With DJ Damon Allen, vj tech.sys., Sat., November 8, 9 p.m., $5 to $7. Numbers, 300 Westheimer, Houston, 713-526-6551.


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Upcoming: Ace Frehley, Buckwheat Zydeco, Eddie Money, Karla Bonoff, The Who, etc.

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Aaron & Ash: With Sibling Rivalry. Fri., October 24, 7 p.m., $15. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Ace Frehley: Tue., December 2, 7 p.m., $35 to $40. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Airport Noises: With Cornish Game Hen, Generation Landslide. Fri., November 21, 8:30 p.m., $5 to $10. Bohemeo's, 708 Telephone, Houston, 713-923-4277.

All Them Witches: With Adam Faucett & the Tall Grass. Sun., October 26, 7 p.m., $10. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Aly & Fila: With Ben Gold, David Gravell., Fri., November 14, 9 p.m., $15 to $20. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Anberlin: With Dayshell., Sat., October 25, 7 p.m., $25 to $35. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

As Blood Runs Black: With Rings of Saturn, Upon This Dawning, Elitist, Those Who Fear, the Convalescence. Tue., November 25, 6 p.m., $14 to $16. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.


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Upcoming: .38 Special, Jeezy, Jello Biafra, Modest Mouse, Neil Diamond, Ryan Adams, etc.

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38 Special: Thu., October 23, 8 p.m., $39.50 to $49.50. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-988-1020.

Ab-Soul: Tue., November 4, 9 p.m., $23. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Advance Cassette: With the Freebie, Banshee Bones, Lures. Fri., November 21, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Allo Darlin': Fri., October 17, 9 p.m., $10 to $12. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.


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Upcoming: Bam Margera, B.o.B., Common, Rev. Horton Heat, Wiz Khalifa, Wynonna, etc.

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Alan Haynes: Sat., October 25, 9 p.m., $5. The Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club, 5731 Kirby, Houston, 713-523-9999.

American Authors: With the Mowgli's, Echosmith. Sat., October 18, 7 p.m., $18. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Anna Nalick: Fri., October 10, 8:30 p.m., $24 to $30. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 Fm 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

The Atlas Moth: With Oceans of Slumber. Tue., October 21, 7 p.m., $12 to $16. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.


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