Christina Caldwell

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  • 2 years ago | Show Preview

    No doubt the landscape of modern music has become considerably beardier over the last few years. When it comes to indie and rock these days, if you don't have a beard, you're not authentic. (Lumineers, it's the only thing standing in your way!) Wh...

  • 2 years ago | Local Wire

    The writer in charge of FutureKind's Facebook biography has a lot to say. This is not standard press-kit chatter; this is three-syllable-plus words that could put your everyday thesaurus user to shame, terms like "artisanal," "amalgam," and "visce...

  • 2 years ago | Local Wire

    Almost every full-time musician can tell of a serendipitous series of events that led him or her down the path of becoming a professsional. Maybe Mom and Dad had some old records that sparked an interest, or tuba spots in the school band were all ...

  • 2 years ago | Concerts

    Iamwe @ Crescent Ballroom| 1/19/13We're going to need another venue. Iamwe is a rare exception in indie music. Last night, the local rockers packed Crescent Ballroom to release their album, Run Wild. After touring the East Coast with Anberlin, the...

  • 2 years ago | Local Wire

    As 2012 draws to a close, we'll be looking forward to the 2013 and spotlighting 13 Phoenix bands that will be making a mark on the Southwest throughout the new year. Today, Christina Caldwell brings us a look at PALMS (all caps, babies), the fast-...

  • 2 years ago | Music News

    Just how many side project pairings can Sister Cities come up with? I'm not good with math, but I have a feeling they're approaching max capacity - if not in arithmetic, then definitely with their own free time. Drummer Keith Walker has Being Cool...