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REVIEW: MRCH Was Something Beautiful for Their “Reactions” Album Release Party at Valley Bar 10-14-17
PHOENIX — Electronic indie pop duo MRCH did not disappoint as they rocked out with the crowd at their album Read more.
REVIEW: Portugal. The Man Kicked It Like It Was 1986 at The Van Buren 10-12-17
PHOENIX – Thursday, October 12th, was a much-anticipated night for fans of indie rock band Portugal. The Man. While many Read more.
Halestorm - Photo Credit: Mark Greenawalt
REVIEW: Halestorm Brings the Mayhem to Rock the Coliseum at the Arizona State Fair 10-12-17
PHOENIX — The city’s weather was perfect on Thursday, October 12th as it enthusiastically welcomed Halestorm to the stage. People Read more.
REVIEW: MUTEMATH’s “Play Dead” Live Brings New Life to The Van Buren 10-10-17
PHOENIX – Tuesday, October 10th, was yet another perfect early-fall evening in downtown Phoenix. MUTEMATH, during the latter half of Read more.
MRCH - Photography: Katherine Amy Vega
INTERVIEW: Reactions with MRCH from Phoenix!
MRCH is releasing their debut album Reactions on October 12. The duo consists of Mickey Pangburn (Vocalist/Guitarist/Synth), and drummer Jesse Read more.
PHOTOS: The Movielife & The Early November with Racquet Club at The Rebel Lounge 10-3-17
PHOENIX — While genre-bending musician & DJ Bonobo was electrifying The Van Buren downtown, The Rebel Lounge was being taken over Read more.
REVIEW: Bonobo’s Desert Migration Electrifies The Van Buren 10-3-17
PHOENIX – Tuesday, October 3rd, gave way to a beautiful early fall evening despite the higher temperatures during the day. Read more.
REVIEW: DaDadoh + The P.o.C. “You Can’t Rap Forever” Album Release at The Trunk Space 9-25-17
PHOENIX — With an Arizona summer solar-powered surge of ambition, Tempe-based Alternative HipHop artist DaDadoh started recording the 6-track You Can’t Read more.
Ben Folds - Photo Credit: Katherine Amy Vega
REVIEW: Soaring to New Heights at the Ben Folds Paper Airplane Tour at Marquee Theatre 9-22-17
Tempe, Ariz. — Even before a band took the stage there was a sense of friendship and camaraderie sweeping the Read more.
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REVIEW: Bleachers, Bishop Briggs, New Politics, and Others Rock Mesa for Dia De Los ALT! 9-22-17
MESA — As the first day of fall descended upon the Phoenix metro area, locals were preparing for a much-anticipated Read more.
Epica & Lacuna Coil - Photo Credit: Katherine Amy Vega
REVIEW: Nothing Stood in the Way of Epica, Lacuna Coil, Insomnium, & Elantris at Marquee Theatre 9-17-17
Phoenix —  A long of line of dark figures stood waiting outside the Marquee Theatre on September 17th. Even on Read more.
Beth Hart - Photo Credit: Trystan Trenberth
REVIEW: A Hart to Hart – Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll, and Sobering Moments at The Van Buren 9-12-17
PHOENIX — Just as the heat started to break, Phoenix began its transition from a seemingly-endless scorching summer to the Read more.
Incubus with Special Guests Jimmy Eat World and Judah and the Lion
REVIEW: Incubus, Jimmy Eat World, and Judah & The Lion Blow Away Ak-Chin Pavilion 8-12-17
PHOENIX — It was a hot and humid evening on August 12th as the lines of cars slowly filled the Read more.
Dead Cross - Photo credit: Jim Hesterman
PHOTOS: Dead Cross at Marquee Theatre 8-12-17
Tempe, Ariz. — Dead Cross, the band comprised of Dave Lombardo (Slayer), Mike Patton (Faith No More/Tomahawk), Justin Pearson (Retox/The Read more.
Think About It - Photo credit: Katherine Amy Vega
PHOTOS: Think About It at Rogue Bar 8-10-17
Scottsdale, Ariz. — Think About It, an alt rock band from Mesa, AZ, brought soul and energy to Scottsdale’s The Read more.
Michelle Branch - Photo Credit: Katherine Amy Vega
REVIEW: Sedona’s Michelle Branch Returns to AZ to Serenade Fans at Crescent Ballroom 07-26-17
PHOENIX — Even the intense July heat could not exhaust the bubbling excitement surrounding the sold out Crescent Ballroom last Read more.
REVIEW: Post Animal Right at Home at Valley Bar 7-23-17
PHOENIX — Valley Bar’s retro interior design was the perfect setting for psychedelic rock band Post Animal’s entrancing show on Read more.
Presley Woodall, Original As Fuck
INTERVIEW: Talking With ‘Original As Fuck’ Clothing Creator, Presley Woodall
Presley Woodall is an independent artist and screen printer in the valley. Originally from Indiana with roots in New Mexico Read more.
PHOTOS: Ikonoklast Hosts SINister Fetish Party & Concert at Joe’s Grotto 7-15-17
PHOENIX — With two stages to alternate between, Joe’s Grotto music venue has always been a favorite local spot for deliciously gritty Read more.

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