Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Cody Johnson Band & John Slaughter (Weds., Sept. 4)

The Cody Johnson Band & John Slaughter will be at Shenanigan's tomorrow.

Cody Johnson Band - from their Facebook page

Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. You can purchase tickets by clicking here.

Saturday, August 25, 2012

Sam Slam (Tues., Sept. 4)

On Tues., Sept. 4, Jaidyn's and The Draft Bar are throwing a back to school bash they're calling Sam Slam. The event is an all-day affair, starting at noon and ending at midnight (possibly later).

For more info, check out the flier below or go to the Facebook page by clicking here.

from the event page on Facebook

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Whose Rhyme is it Anyway? (Weds., April 18)

This Wednesday, there is a free event going down at Avenue L Coffee House: Whose Rhyme is it Anyway?

from www.whoserhymeisitanyway.com

This is an interactive freestyle hip-hop show, featuring rappers Playdough, RedCloud, and Heath McNease. To view the promo video on YouTube, click here. To view the event page on Facebook, click here.

There will be free Rockstar Energy Drinks and free PB & J (jelly and possibly jam)!

Thursday, March 15, 2012

The Grainery's St. Patty's Day Celebration

Event: The Grainery's St. Patty's Day Celebration
Date: Saturday, March 17, 2012 from 7:00pm until 11:00pm
Location: The Grainery Good Food, 927 Sam Houston Ave, Huntsville, TX 77320
Cost: Food and Music- $20.00 per person/$38.00 per couple. Buffet- $12.00 per person/$22.00 per couple. Live Music-$10.00 per person/$18.00 per couple

This St. Patty's Day, The Grainery is celebrating by serving a traditional Irish buffet and also by lining up many local bands/artists to perform. The buffet will last from 7:00pm until 9:00pm and live music will last until 11:00pm.

The following is the menu for the Irish buffet:
  • Sausage and Potatoes with Stilton Cream
  • House brined Corned Beef with Sauteed Cabbage and Guinness Gravy
  • Clover Leaf Sugar Cookies
  • Hand Made Dark Chocolate Truffles
  • Irish Soda Bread
 Here is the list of local bands/artists who will be performing:
  • Sterling Moniker
  • Matt Bridges
  • The Gypsy Davies
  • Mary Brett
  • Bill Yarbrough
  • Danielle Turner
Click HERE to see the official Facebook event page for this event and to see who else is planning to attend.
Some cool cats should be there! =)

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

John Slaughter LIVE at Humphrey's (March 7th)

Event: John Slaughter LIVE at Humphrey's
Date: March 7, 2012 starting at 7:30pm
Location: Humphrey's

John Slaughter will be playing LIVE tonight at Humphrey's. His new single, "Don't Drink my Whiskey," will be hitting country radio on March 20th. John has found success on the Texas Music Charts in the past with two other songs that he wrote. Both "I Love Being Lonesome," performed by the Roger Creager Band, and "Pray for the Rain," performed by Cody Johnson, made it to #1 on the charts. His new record, "Stay for Awhile," is available online and at various Hastings locations.

Click HERE to see John Slaughter's Facebook page and HERE to see his official website.

(John Slaughter was nice enough to pose for us at last year's Bow Wow Jam Band)

Humphrey's will also be serving crawfish starting at 6:00pm. Call Humphrey's at (936) 439-0664 with any questions.


Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Gabriel Iglesias LIVE at SHSU (March 28th)

Event: Gabriel Iglesias LIVE at SHSU
Date: March 28, 2012 at 8:00pm
Location: Johnson Coliseum
Cost: FREE event with active Bearkat One Card/Each student can bring up to ten guests for free.

(Official flier)

Comedian Gabriel Iglesias will be on campus March 28, 2012. Gabriel Iglesias has been on many different television programs such as All That, various late night talk shows, Showtime at the Apollo, Last Comic Standing, BET's Comic View, and as a voice actor in an episode of Family Guy and also for the animated series, The Emperor's New School.  He is also known for his shows I'm Not Fat… I’m Fluffy and Hot & Fluffy.

Tickets cannot be reserved for this event, but admission is free of charge for students and up to ten guests of each student as long as an active Bearkat One Card is shown at the entrance to the Coliseum.

Jolly Fox/One Legged Crow/Humphrey's St. Patty's Day Bash (March 17th)

Event: Jolly Fox/One Legged Crow/Humphrey's St. Patty's Day Bash
Date: All Day on March 17th
Location: Humphrey's, Jolly Fox, and the One Legged Crow

(official flier)

This St. Patty's day falls on a Saturday, which means that there should be no guilt in celebrating this holiday by drinking all day and night. Humphrey's will be serving drink specials early on in the day. In the evening, both the One Legged Crow and the Jolly Fox will be serving drink specials. There will be live music at the One Legged Crow by Brison Bursey.

Click HERE to see the official Facebook page for the Brison Bursey Band.

Shenanigans Bikini Contest (Tues. March 6th)

Event: Shenanigans Bikini Contest
Date: March 6, 2012
Location: Shenanigans

Tonight, Shenanigans is having an early Spring Break party. Register tonight at Shenanigans to be in the contest. The winner of the contest will receive a $600.00 cash prize. It is also quarter night all night long.

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(A taste of what to expect... if this contest was being held at the beach and in the 1940s)

If you feel that you have the confidence, bod, and bikini that it takes to win this contest, then enter it tonight! Shenanigans opens at 8:00pm.

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Light Festival (Fri., Feb. 24)

Event: Light Festival
Date: February 24, 2012 starting at 5:00pm
Location: 1212 Avenue M (the pavilion behind City Hall)

This Friday, the entire community is invited to the pavilion behind City Hall for the Light Festival - a celebration of music, art, and energy. There will be several artists and musicians gathered to share their art and music. Anyone who wants to share their art or music is encouraged to do so, but even without sharing, everyone is welcome to this event. 

People are encouraged to bring any instruments they wish - harmonicas, tambourines, drums, guitars, cowbells, etc. There will also be a few bands, such as The Gypsy Davies, performing.

Snagged from their Facebook page.

Jahworks Radio will record and rebroadcast anyone who is interested in being recorded while performing at this event.

There will also be a hula hoop contest (with prizes) and a drum circle.

Bring your art, instrument(s), and/or hula hoop to the pavilion on Friday to share and experience the art and talents of the Huntsville community.

Click HERE to see the Facebook page for this event.

Thursday, February 9, 2012

Valentine's Day Party at the Elks Lodge (Feb. 11th)

Event: Valentine’s Day Party
Date: February 11, 2012 from 8:00pm until 11:30pm
Location: Elks Lodge 3400 Elks Dr, Huntsville, TX 77340

This Saturday, the Elks Lodge will be having a Valentine’s Day party that will be hosted by both Longshot Karaoke and Variety Sounds. Everyone is welcome. However, since this is a private club, non-members are required to sign-in as a guest. Dr. Michael Peck and his wife, Mona Peck, have agreed to let anyone sign-in under their names. The bar will be cash only for non-members.

This event is both a great way to check out the Elks Lodge and to sing with two amazing karaoke teams!

Click HERE to see the Facebook event page.


Tuesday, February 7, 2012

The Cody Johnson Band and Kyle Park LIVE at Shenanigans!

Event: Johnson Park Tour/ The Cody Johnson Band and Kyle Park
Location: Shenanigans
Date: February 15, 2012

(Promotional Photo of The Cody Johnson Band)

The Cody Johnson Band, along with Kyle Park, will be back in Huntsville on February 15th. The Cody Johnson Band consists of Nathan Reedy on drums, lead guitarist Jeff Smith,  bass guitarist Joey Pruski, and Jody Bartula with the fiddle. In recent years, The Cody Johnson Band has become increasingly popular on the radio and in Texas dance halls. According to the band's bio, The Cody Johnson Band's shows "still keep a Garth Brooks-level of energy and a Ronnie Van Zant - outlaw dedication to individual style."

(Promotional photo of Kyle Park)

Kyle Park and his band, Karl Schwoch (electric guitar), Will Armstrong (drums, percussion) and Eric Lenington (bass), will also be performing that night. Park and his band have been touring all across Texas and in other parts of the United States. They have also played in France and Germany. They recently finished a full-length album, "Make or Break Me," which was released last September.

It's great to have both of these successful bands stop in Huntsville on their Johnson/Park Tour!

Monday, February 6, 2012

Cody Miles & Irrelevent @ Avenue L Coffee House (Sat., Feb. 25)

On Sat., Feb. 25, starting at 8p, you can catch a free show featuring Irrelevent and Cody Miles at Avenue L. Irrelevent, a 2-man group from Dallas, describe themselves as "a Grass Roots rap project." Cody Miles is performing solo this show (and currently working on an album called Apocrypha - to be released in April), but he is also in a group called Kenosis.

For more info on these guys, go see them on the 25th! (And click the links above, of course!)

Cody sent us a couple mp3s to put here on the blog, but since we can't easily upload those mp3s, here are a few examples of their music found on YouTube:

Thursday, February 2, 2012

UFC PPV Fight (Diaz vs. Condit)/The Source $100.00 Cash Challenge

Event: UFC PPV Fight (Diaz vs. Condit)/The Source $100.00 Cash Challenge
Date: February 4, 2012 at 7:00pm
Location: Draft Bar

This Saturday, the Draft Bar will be showing the UFC PPV Fight (Diaz vs. Condit) with no cover charge. On the same night, the bar will also be holding "The Source $100.00 Cash Challenge." We are not sure of the exact details of this challenge, but it does involve drinking the "hottest sauce on the planet." According to the website for The Source, this hot sauce is "the closest thing to bottling Chuck Norris" and is "what made dinosaurs go extinct." That sounds pretty darn HOT.

Find out if you can handle the challenge this Saturday and enjoy the fight!

For more information, call the Draft Bar at (936) 293-8563.


Dear Rabbit / Ally Green / The Gypsy Davies / Jon Paul Looney (Weds., Feb. 15)

Event: Dear Rabbit, Ally Green, Jon Paul Looney, The Gypsy Davies
Date: February 15th at 8:00pm
Location: Avenue L Coffee House
Price: $5.00

Avenue L will be featuring live music on Wednesday, February 15th with performances by Dear Rabbit, Ally Green, Jon Paul Looney, and The Gypsy Davies. Click their names above to see their Facebook pages.

Tickets are $5.00 and they will be serving snacks and drinks for $2.00.

Click HERE to see the Facebook event page to see who else is planning to attend.

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Midget Wrestling @ Shenanigans: Rescheduled

The Extreme Midget Wrestling event scheduled for tonight at Shenanigans has been rescheduled for next week (Weds., Feb. 8). For more info, contact Shenanigans. Original flier: 

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Midget Wrestling @ Shenanigans (Weds., Feb. 1)

On Wednesday, February 1, Shenanigans is hosting an event by The Extreme Midget Wrestling Foundation. The show will start at 9p. Tickets are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. The flier says it all: