5 hours ago | Chow Bella
Don't let it come as too much of a surprise that Bragg's Factory Diner recently made the move from having both vegetarian and vegan options to serving solely vegan fare. Dana Stern, one of the owners of the downtown Phoenix diner tells us it'...
1 day ago | Events
Bar Flies If you spend time in downtown Phoenix even just occasionally and haven’t heard of Bar Flies, we suggest you take a second to reevaluate your life choices and then pay attention. Bar Flies is New Times’ monthly reading series where you’ll...
2 months ago | Concert Review
While we sometimes have to wait longingly for bands we love to visit for a live performance, the perpetually touring rock icons Cheap Trick seem to hit the Phoenix area on the annual. It's always interesting to see where they land. A few years ago...
3 months ago | Concerts
It has been less than a year since the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion obliterated the Crescent Ballroom with their raucous road show, blasting an eager crowd with its high-energy hybrid of punk-ass blues, noise, soul, garage, and straight ahead punch...
3 months ago | Art
Just days since the world suffered the tremendous loss of music icon B.B. King, the Rhythm Room's recent addition of a mural featuring the blues great, along with six other legends of the genre, feels especially poignant and significant. The venue...
5 months ago | Concerts
With so many good bands taking the stages at nearly 20 venues throughout downtown at Saturday night's Viva PHX event, I thought I'd have a hard time staying in one place for the whole night, ogling texts and Facebook posts about what I was missing...