Daniel Hart @ Trunk Space| 8/14/12 Perhaps the New Times staff ought to add a new review classification-- something along the lines of "You Shoulda Seen It." Unfortunately, Daniel Hart's performance last night at the Trunk Space would fall into that category.
Maria VassettGlen Campbell Comerica Theatre Saturday, February 18 Going in, there was a fear that Glen Campbell's Goodbye Tour concert would devolve into little more than a nostalgia act. That Campbell, struggling with the early onset of Alzheimer's disease, would duly try his best to work t ... More >>
Young Money rapper and former Degrassi: The Next Generation actor Drake got in touch with his Jewish roots and performed at a bar mitzvah in New York City this past weekend, according to MySpace Music News.The intimate performance was for bar mitzvah boy Andrew Zucker, son of former NBC/Univ ... More >>
Johnnie Cluney for DaytrotterDaytrotter, the taste-making blog featuring performances by up-and-coming acts, is offering a leg up to another Phoenix act.ROAR, the new project by Asleep in the Sea singer Owen Evans, did four tracks for the site, scoring one of their signature portraits and a pleas ... More >>
Dick Dale and his boy Jimmy.Dick Dale is the King of the Surf Guitar. Actually, the Boston kid turned OC beach bum pretty much invented the guitar sound associated with everyone from Brian Wilson to Wavves.So it makes sense that Phoenix's Musical Instrument Museum is super stoked about his Januar ... More >>
This week, New Times ran a box in our print publication highlighting some of the most interesting posts published at Up On The Sun over the past week. Here are links to those posts.How was Brian Wilson's show in Scottsdale? What does Pearl Jam's protest song about the oil spill sound like? What' ... More >>
Electric Mustache: mp3: Tegan & Sara "Hell"Idolator: Jennifer Lopez Is Not Doing The Whole "Alter Ego" Thing All That WellNME: Guy Ritchie breaks silence on Madonna: 'I still love her but she's retarded'NME: Brian Wilson asked to finish incomplete George Gershwin compositionsPitchfork: Video: Ni ... More >>
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(Beggars XL Recording)
They obviously should not have gone in the basement
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78.1 percent nitrogen
Local rockers form "a lovable cult"
Annuals´ sound stems from Brian Wilson, Brad Paisley, and "big-ass dogs"
In his room
One Kiss Can Lead to Another: Girl Group Sounds Lost & Found
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The band finds its Amazing Grace
Human Conditions (Hut/Virgin)
Evil Heat (Epic)
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Songs From the Analog Playground (Blue Note)
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Hot Shots II(Astralwerks)
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Interlude (Sub Pop)
Do What You Want (Foodchain)
Forbidden Love EP (Barsuk Records)
Basic Instinct author crawls up Bill Clinton's pants and hangs on tight
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Son Volt's Jay Farrar doesn't waste his words
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