Big Freedia & The Suffers
Friday 1/17/2020 7:30 PM
The big voice of New Orleans' Big Freedia with The Suffers make their way to LiveNation's House of Blues this weekend. (Friday, January 17, 2020) Freddie Ross aka Big Freedia has been wowing her audiences for years since her beginning in the Crescent City during the 90's.
Known as the Queen of Bounce music, Big Freedia is New Orleans-based hip-hop artist and worldwide ambassador of bounce music says her web biography. After a series of cult hit singles during the mid-2000’s, she was tapped for a reality show, Big Freedia Bounces Back on Fuse TV. The docuseries followed the life of a choirboy turned bounce rapper and remains the highest rated original series on the network.
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and Chuck Prophet
@The Heights Theatre
Friday 1/17/2020 8:00PM
You don’t have to work hard to enjoy Rouse’s music. His songs present themselves to you with an open heart, an innate intelligence and an absolute lack of pretension. They are clear-eyed, empathetic and penetrating. Without pandering, they seek to satisfy both your ear and your understanding. The verses draw you in with telling detail, both musical and thematic, and the choruses lift and deliver. They resolve without seeming overly tidy or pat.
Nebraska native Rouse says he had an itinerant upbringing and eventually landed in Nashville where he recorded his debut Dressed Like Nebraska (1998). The album’s acclaim led to tours with Aimee Mann, Mark Etzel and the late Vic Chestnut. The followup- Home (2000)—yielded the song “Directions” which Cameron Crowe used in his film Vanilla Sky.
Through his live performances with the Mission Express and solo, Chuck Prophet has developed a reputation as an outstanding, entertaining live act and built a loyal fanbase from Albuquerque to Stockholm. His live solo performances offer fans the opportunity to experience his songs
from a unique perspective.
. . .more @The Height's Theatre.com
Black Laughs Matter Tour
Acts Include: Arnez J., Aries Spears,
Benji Brown, and Carmen Barton.
More info at www.nrgpark.com
Fri Jan 17, 2020 8pm
NRG Stadium, NRG Pkwy, Houston, TX
& Jewelry Show
The Houston International Gem & Jewelry Show is one of the best exhibitions of gems, minerals and jewelry in the world. The show features one-of-a-kind jewelry creations, exotic gems, beads, pearls, exquisite fine jewelry, estate collections and much more. With over 300 booths, people of all ages will find deep discounts and an amazing variety of beautiful jewelry to compliment this winter’s fashions. We offer convenience, selection and value, all in one place.
This event will take place in NRG Center Hall E
Friday, January 18, 2019
12:00pm to 6:00pm
Saturday, January 19, 2019
10:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday, January 20, 2019
11:00am to 5:00pm
Tchaikovsky’s ardent, deeply felt final Symphony awakens us to a universe of emotion, from wild euphoria to desolate caverns of despair. Get ready for a visceral, edge-of-your-seat experience when the Houston Symphony performs this unforgettable masterwork, known for its haunting conclusion that fades to black. Pristine, ethereal beauty meets frenetic energy in Shostakovich’s razor-sharp concerto, featuring unparalleled superstar Vadim Gluzman. Tickets at 713.224.7575 or www.houstonsymphony.org
Fri Jan 17, 2020 8pm
615 Louisiana St, Houston, TX
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