Houston Matters

A new city budget proposal, and a biography of DJ Screw (May 11, 2022)

On Wednesday’s show: What the City of Houston can afford in its budget, DJ Screw’s influence on the Houston rap scene, and a Charlie Chaplin film gets a new soundtrack.



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On Wednesday’s show: City Controller Chris Brown joins us to give his perspective on Mayor Sylvester Turner’s proposed city budget.

Also this hour: We discuss the latest news in politics in our weekly roundup.

Then, author Lance Scott Walker talks about his new book DJ Screw: A Life in Slow Revolution.

And the West Texas A&M University Symphony Orchestra presents a silent film classic with a contemporary film score.


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