Keanu Reeves on the bass with Dogstar rocks Houston’s House of Blues with a nostalgic bang.
The House of Blues in Houston, Texas, witnessed a historic musical event as Keanu Reeves’ band Dogstar took the stage in a much-anticipated Houston performance. The excitement in the air was palpable as fans of all ages gathered in droves to catch a glimpse of this iconic band, whose last visited in 1995. The House of Blues had never seen a crowd this charged up, with eager fans arriving early, determined not to miss a moment of the magic.
What made this performance even more special was the presence of Keanu Reeves, the renowned actor, as the band’s bassist. Alongside him were the talented Robert Mailhouse on drums and Bret Domrose, who took the lead on vocals and guitar. Bret Domrose, in particular, was beaming with joy as he soaked in the electrifying energy radiating from the crowd. Every soul in attendance felt their love and enthusiasm. Check out the Instagram post for videos!
Reeves, known for his stoic on-screen demeanor, was a sight on stage.
He “slapped da bass” effortlessly, and the fan girls and boys couldn’t contain their excitement. Cheers and screams erupted throughout the performance as Keanu engaged with fans, flashing his signature smile. It was a testament to his versatility, proving that he’s an outstanding actor and a formidable musician. The crowd was a mix of generations, proving that Dogstar’s music has timeless appeal. Moreover, the show attracted about a dozen dedicated Nerdtropolis Citizens, turning it into an official city meet-up adding a unique community aspect to the night. Dogstar’s performance was a testament to their enduring talent. Regardless of whether one was familiar with their music, the band’s fantastic tunes and positive vibes resonated with everyone. It was a night filled with nostalgia and an overwhelming sense of unity through music. They played new songs from their upcoming album and even a new unrecorded song.
- How the Story Ends
- Everything Turns Around
- Glimmer (Stopped as guitar goes out)
- Dillon Street
- Glimmer (Replayed in full)
- Lava Lamp
- Shallow Easy
As the final chords rang out and the House of Blues reverberated with applause, it was clear that Dogstar’s return to Houston had been an unforgettable experience. The band had not only transported the audience back in time but had also created new memories that would linger in the hearts of their fans for years to come. It was a night where Keanu Reeves and his bandmates proved once again that they are not just Hollywood icons but also musical legends.