Stories By Joey Guerra

  • Japanese-themed Robot Restaurant Live coming to Houston The 90-minute, family-friendly experience will feature laser displays, dancers and 'glittering robots with a Japanese twist' engaged in battle.
  • Hello Kitty Cafe Truck making two stops this month in Houston The truck will also be selling shirts, totes, cookies, a lunchbox and much more. Cash is not accepted.
  • Metal band Dethklok kicks off 'Metalocalypse' tour in Houston Babymetal, the Japanese kawaii metal band, is the co-headliner alongside Dethklok.
  • SZA is bringing her S.O.S. Tour to Houston The first run of the S.O.S. Tour featured a number of surprise guests, including Lizzo and Cardi B.
  • Q&A: K-pop group NCT DREAM talk Houston, hairpieces and U.S. tour The group performs Wednesday at Toyota Center, a testament to the city's enduring fascination with all things K-pop.
  • Exclusive: Houston band The Suffers drops new song 'You and I' 'You and I' is from the upcoming deluxe edition of The Suffers' 2022 album "It Starts With Love," out June 2 on Missing Piece Records.
  • Update: Orange Show’s founder will be this year’s grand marshal The 36th annual event is April 15 and winds through Allen Parkway and downtown Houston.
  • Bedrock City comic-con in Katy postponed due to rain threat The third annual event was to feature an autograph signing by Marvel and DC Comics artist Pop Mhan.
  • Latin legend, 'Walking Dead' actor Rubén Blades sets Houston show He currently stars in 'Fear the Walking Dead' as Daniel Salazar, one of the series' central characters.
  • Chris Stapleton's All-American Road Show coming to The Woodlands Stapleton, who drew 73,000 fans last month to RodeoHouston, is heading back this way.
  • Taylor Swift Houston concert tickets up for grabs at The Galleria What's better than paying hundreds of dollars for Taylor Swift tickets? Paying nothing at all.
  • Lizzo 'cried' when she was offered a cameo on 'The Mandalorian' Lizzo is also seeking new hopefuls for a second season of 'Watch Out for the Big Grrrls' on Prime Video.
  • Quavo's new album dedicated to Takeoff, who was killed in Houston Quavo says he was 'fueled by the rocket,' a reference to Takeoff.
  • Blue October, NCT Dream, among this week's 50 Houston concerts This week's concerts in and around Houston also include Built to Spill, Juvenile, Stephen Sanchez, Dawes and Bob Schneider
  • Bedrock City comic-con to feature Marvel and DC Comics artist There will be more than 50 vendors hawking a slew of items, including comic books, toys, art prints, Funko Pops and more.
  • Melanie Martinez to perform in Houston as 'otherworldly' creature Martinez appeared on "The Voice" in 2012 as part of Adam Levine's team, eventually finishing in sixth place.
  • Tears for Fears is going on tour and coming to The Woodlands The English pop band who ruled radio in the '80s is going on tour.
  • Lil Nas X seen at Montrose gay bar after Final Four show Patrons captured quick videos of Lil Nas X bopping through the crowded space. And if you've been to Ripcord on Saturday nights, you know it's a lot of fun.
  • Lip balm, leg warmers, giant snake: Lil Nas X at Final Four show Lil Nas X may have been an unlikely choice to play for a huge crowd of basketball fans. But it only made him push harder at the edges.
  • Megan Thee Stallion returns to stage at March Madness in Houston Megan Thee Stallion's first show of 2023 was also a Houston homecoming. Omar Apollo joined her at Discovery Green for the March Madness Music Festival.