Local-music fans had a big surprise awaiting them on April Fools' weekend at Nita's Hideaway. The club, located in the heart of Tempe's industrial district, played host to a Friday/Saturday outdoor double bill featuring Mesa indie rockers Jimmy Eat World and Okie-psych-pop legends the Flaming Lips. While both shows were well-attended and not without their merits (especially the Lips' dazzling multimedia display), the throng of unsuspecting indie-kids and the Lips' somewhat older contingent had an equally pleasant surprise waiting for them afterward as the outdoor headlining sets were followed on both nights by indoor performances from Chicano Power Revival, a highly eclectic 10-piece East... More >>>
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Beautiful Disaster: New York's Libertine, photographed after what was apparently a very long night.