6 days ago | Show Preview
Judging from the band's album cover art alone — blobbish landscapes, overgrown hedges, phallic mounds of food — if nothing else, Battles understands texture. The New York threesome snubs genre with its mix of instrumental post-rock, intricate math...
8 days ago | Concerts
Here are our picks for the best concerts in Metro Phoenix happening Monday through Thursday of this week. For more options, check out our comprehensive concert calendar. Turnpike Troubadours - Monday, October 5 - Marquee Theatre The world is rapid...
13 days ago | Latin
For years, I volunteered at a radio station, where my job was sorting the massive pile of albums mailed to us every week. We'd pick songs we liked, making sure they were scrubbed of non-FCC-approved words like "goddamn motherfucker," then lump the...
14 days ago | Local Wire
With a self-titled album coming from local minimal art imprint Moone Records, and by taking on a darker, more mature and full-bodied sound, it’s taking every effort to resist saying “Pro Teens are growing up.” Indeed, the sextet have come a long w...
20 days ago | Indie Rock
One of the original members of the Brian Jonestown Massacre, Matt Hollywood was an influential element of the San Francisco neo-psychedelic rock band from 1990 to 1998, responsible for favorites like "Oh Lord," "Maybe Tomorrow," and "Got My Eye on...
1 month ago | Concert Review
I was trying to remember the last time the Trunk Space was this packed. Perhaps when Kimya Dawson played the Indie 500 in April, but probably not even then. At any rate, the very first show for Okilly Dokilly, the "metal" band themed after the bug...