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  • The Ready Set's Jordan Witzigreuter Talks About His Project (VIDEO)
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    The Ready Set's Jordan Witzigreuter Talks About His Project (VIDEO)

    published Dec 31, 2010

    ​If you've heard that song "Love Like Woe" and wondered if Owl City had somehow transformed into a teeny bopper, that was actually Jordan Witzigreuter, aka The Ready Set.His solo project played Mesa... More >>

  • Jammie Jam

    published December 30, 2010

    New Year’s Eve is one of the biggest party nights of the year. So it’s likely you’re going to want to spend all New Year’s... More >>

  • Michelle Donovan, What Are You Eating?

    published Dec 28, 2010

    ​Michelle Donovan The co-owner of the Nile Theater and The Mantooth Group wants you to come to Madball and Comeback Kid at the Nile Tuesday, January 18. What'd you eat for dinner last night? I ha... More >>

  • No. 7 Neon Trees - Countdown of the Best Concerts of 2010

    published Dec 23, 2010

    ​ Over the last ten weekdays of 2010, Up On The Sun will be counting down the best live shows of 2010.Today we look at the #7 show of the year, New Wave-tinged band Neon Trees at Ovations Live! Show... More >>

  • Charles "In Check" Eis, What Are You Eating?

    published Dec 21, 2010

    ​Charles "In Check" Eis The guitarist for The Rails is gearing up for the band's upcoming album release in February. What'd you eat for dinner last night? Buffalo Burger at Native New Yorker. Fav... More >>

  • The Illuminati

    published December 23, 2010

    Downtown art staple displays more than just a string of lights You may be used to driving around high-priced neighborhoods to check out pretty... More >>

  • The Maine at Pollack Tempe Cinemas Last Night (VIDEO)
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    The Maine at Pollack Tempe Cinemas Last Night (VIDEO)

    published Dec 18, 2010

    ​You would have thought the new Twilight movie was premiering by the looks of Pollack Tempe Cinemas last night, as a line of girl-after-teenage girl winded around the theater. They were actually the... More >>

  • Wiz Khalifa's Bitches Love Him in "Black and Yellow"

    published Dec 17, 2010

    ​Dang, it's sad when a song climbing up the Billboard Hot 100 charts refers to women as hos and bitches. Such is the case with Wiz Khalifa's "Black and Yellow," which had to be cleaned up extensivel... More >>

  • Flier of the Week: Sun Ghost at The Rogue Bar

    published Dec 16, 2010

    ​Is there seriously anything cuter than kittens these days? The Rogue Bar co-owner and talent buyer Lindsay Tripodis went for the jugular with this flier for local rock band Sun Ghost at the Scottsd... More >>

  • Ruckus

    published December 16, 2010

    Things are going to get heavy when hardcore band Ruckus comes to town. The group cites "the pain and sufferings of everyday life" as... More >>

  • Win Tickets to The Maine's Screening of 'In Darkness and In Light'

    Win Tickets to The Maine's Screening of 'In Darkness and In Light'

    published Dec 15, 2010

    ​The Maine are well on their way to selling out Pollack Tempe Cinemas for the screening of their debut short film, In Darkness and In Light this Friday, December 17.Up on the Sun is doing a contest ... More >>

  • Neon Trees at Ovations Live! Showroom at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino Last Night (VIDEO)
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    Neon Trees at Ovations Live! Showroom at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino Last Night (VIDEO)

    published Dec 15, 2010

    ​Neon TreesDecember 14, 2010Ovations Live! Showroom at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino I never thought one of the best shows I saw all year would be in an Arizona casino.Even the bands playing la... More >>

  • Neon Trees and Paper Tongues Bring Fans Out to Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino

    published Dec 15, 2010

    ​Paper Tongues and Neon Trees played a very interesting venue last night for their show -- the Ovations Live! Showroom at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino.Tons of fans (including The Summer Set's ... More >>

  • Holiday Jeer

    published December 16, 2010

    Holiday traditions? Whatever. Instead, get a little bizzaro at Cruisin’ 7th’s Festivus Celebration, a drag show and party honoring... More >>

  • Ruckus @ Nile Theater

    published December 16, 2010

    Things are going to get heavy when hardcore band Ruckus comes to town. The group cites "the pain and sufferings of everyday life" as... More >>

  • The Maine Make a Movie

    published December 16, 2010

    Local pop/rock band The Maine seems to be on a quest for world domination. They're barely out of high school but already they have an imprint... More >>

  • Paper Tongues and The Summer Set Take in The Temper Trap at Toby Keith's I Love This Bar and Grill

    published Dec 14, 2010

    ​Some prominent faces were in the audience last night at Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill for The Tempe Trap show. Openers for Neon Trees tonight at Ovations Live! Showroom at Wild Horse Pas... More >>

  • The Temper Trap at Toby Keith's I Love This Bar and Grill Last Night (VIDEO)
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    The Temper Trap at Toby Keith's I Love This Bar and Grill Last Night (VIDEO)

    published Dec 14, 2010

    ​The Temper TrapDecember 13, 2010Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill In perhaps the weirdest artist/venue pairing ever, Australian indie band The Tempe Trap played Toby Keith's I Love This Bar ... More >>

  • Shawnte Orion, What Are You Eating?

    published Dec 14, 2010

    ​Shawnte OrionThe published poet will be reading with one of his favorite poets (Bakeem Lloyd) at Urban Beans on Friday, December 17th for the Phoenix Poetry Series. What'd you eat for dinner last ... More >>

  • This Century on Their Favorite Places in the Valley
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    This Century on Their Favorite Places in the Valley

    published Dec 13, 2010

    ​ Local pop/rock band This Century recently stopped by Arizona for a hometown show at the Nile Theater with Hey Monday, The Ready Set, Cartel and We Are the In Crowd. While they sadly had to cancel ... More >>

  • BLOW JOB Special at Dave & Buster's

    published Dec 13, 2010

    ​ Before you start thinking the Dave & Buster's at Tempe Marketplace is selling cheap sexual favors, relax: a BLOW JOB is simply a tasty shot made with 3/4 ounce Bailey's and 3/4 ounce Kahlua. ... More >>

  • Bruno Mars' "Grenade" Talks About How You Should Really Act in a Relationship

    published Dec 10, 2010

    ​Awwww, Bruno Mars. What a puppy dog he is.He's the lyrical epitome of what a man should be--accepting, someone who doles out sincere compliments, someone who wants his partner to be his equal, etc.... More >>

  • Wu-Tang Clan Light Up, Diss SB 1070 at Celebrity Theatre

    published Dec 09, 2010

    ​Method Man made a lot of Arizonans happy last night at the Wu-Tang Clan concert at Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix. Not only did he smoke a blunt on-stage, he also dissed SB 1070, calling it whack and... More >>

  • Flier of the Week: Shotfest 4 at Yucca Tap Room

    Flier of the Week: Shotfest 4 at Yucca Tap Room

    published Dec 09, 2010

    ​Usually when you pay money to go see a show, you want the bands you're seeing to perform their best--you know, not mess up, sing in key, play the right chords.That's a little hard after you've take... More >>

  • Clay-Ground

    published December 9, 2010

    You might picture an art show called “Journal Entries and Margin Notes” as a paper collection of handwritten thoughts. But local... More >>

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