Curious what's going on around town this weekend? Need some suggestions as to how to rock, dance, or krump in the Valley of the Sun?
Don't fret: These are our Five Shows to See This Weekend.
Need even more shows? Check out our special, spooky-themed Halloween Weekend Must-See Show Guide.
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas--even though Halloween is still just around the corner. As grocery stores begin to stock their Christmas crap decorations, the last show announcements of the year trickle in. Historically, the line up for Alice Cooper's Christmas Pudding gets announced eve ... More >>
See also: Alice Cooper's Ode to Teenage Rebellion Hits Middle Age
See also: Alice Cooper, Rob Halford, The Tubes, Brian "Head" Welch at Welcome 2 My Pudding
See also: Alice Cooper: No More Mr. Bad Guy
In this week's issue, we speak with Alice Cooper about the 40th birthday of his signature ode to t ... More >>
A couple Saturdays ago at Carolina Rebellion, Korn surprised an already-frenzied crowd when they brought out Brian "Head" Welch to perform "Blind," the first single from the band's '94 self-titled debut. The performance was the first time in seven years that Head -- at the festival with his band Lov ... More >>
Korn has been full of announcements during the past year.
The veteran rockers added a fresh new chapter to their catalog with a 10th album, The Path of Totality, which found the band shifting its style onto a path a lot of people didn't see coming. Another "single rockstar" bit the dust when guita ... More >>
Melissa FossumAndrew Jackson Jihad at Crescent Ballroom
Some guy spat on my face, I have random bruises all over my legs, and even though I only drank water, I reek of beer.
The crowd booed and yelled "fuck you" to Andrew Jackson Jihad...looks like Andrew Jerkson Jerkwad needs to go back ... More >>
Alice Cooper, Rob Halford, The Tubes, Brian "Head" Welch, and more
Saturday, December 17
They don't call it a variety show for nothing. Most of the crowd for last night's Welcome 2 My Pudding, the 11th installment of local restauranteur, golfer, and shock rocke ... More >>
Talk about tying things together. We recently blogged about former-Korn guitarist Brian "Head" Welch dropping a new single and about Alice Cooper's twisted maze in Hollywood.
But now we can blog about The Coop and Head at the same time.
That's because Welch is scheduled to perform Saturday ... More >>
Are you the kind of Korn fan that's bummed out that the band's new single, "Get Up" features Skrillex (of "macho-izing dubstep" and "Girls That Look Like Skrillex" fame) and abandons the band's nü-metal sound in favor of...well...a kind of dubsteppy nü-metal sound?
Fear not -- Brian "Head" Wel ... More >>
GWARDo you like blood? How about grown men in overblown, sci-fi/horror inspired costumes spitting buckets of it at you? Well then, you're in luck -- GWAR is coming to Phoenix this November.What started as a shock-rock outfit in Richmond, Virginia in 1994 has evolved into one of -- if not the -- m ... More >>
Brian "Head" Welch, the former Korn guitarist turned God-faring Phoenix resident (read our cover story here) has canceled dates on his upcoming tour, including a show in Flagstaff on August 26. The statement from his publicist:Brian "Head" Welch became ill during the past few days, cutting short ... More >>
In the 24-hour news cycle it can be difficult to keep up. We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries:
Levi Johnston's Druggie Mom Gets the Joe Arpaio Pink Handcuff Treatment
Up on the Sun:
Beer, ... More >>