Joy Hepp

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  • 12 years ago | Music News

    Unless you have an abnormal need for drink coasters, the demo CD is usually the music journalist's worst nightmare. But every once in a while something uniquely interesting slips through and becomes something other than an inanimate companion to m...

  • 12 years ago | Music News

    Printed in teeny, tiny lettering on the back of challenging Franco-Anglo ensemble Stereolab's new EP Instant O in the Universe are the words "Mary, thinking about you." Last December, Stereolab's billow-voiced vocalist and keyboardist Mary Hansen ...

  • 12 years ago | Music News

    Billy Idol has a cult following. Ironic, eh? One quick run-through of his Web site documents a wide range of praise from his fervent fan club. Along with the photos of several female fans decked out in their "White Wedding" dresses, there are pict...

  • 12 years ago | Music News

    While Adam Green's counterpart in the très cool Moldy Peaches, Kimya Dawson, has taken a more serious route in her solo career, singing songs about anthrax and globalization, Green has retained the peachy playfulness on his second solo outi...

  • 12 years ago | Visual Arts

    The middle of a scorching summer seems like the worst possible time to open a coffee shop and art space. Especially since, restricted by anal Tempe business ordinances about announcing your "grand opening," you don't dare advertise the place until...

  • 13 years ago | Music News

    My dad sells coffee for a living. Joe Sumner's dad just played halftime at the Super Bowl. My dad goes to church every Sunday. Joe Sumner's dad owns a yoga studio. My dad's name is Mark. Joe Sumner's dad goes by Sting. Joe Sumner's band, Fiction P...

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