Last month Phoenix New Times celebrated the cream of the crop with our 36th annual Best of Phoenix edition. Here are our top picks for best DJs and bands in metro Phoenix.
Andrew Jackson Jihad might be the best band Phoenix has produced. And unlike certain local punk bands from the '80s, they remain relevant. Unlike most musicians who move elsewhere to "make it," totally neglecting their hometown later, Sean Bonnette and Ben Gallaty have made every effort to stay invo ... More >>
Plenty to do this weekend, from past-their-prime '80s rockers to up-and-coming locals. Check out our five recommendations, and browse our comprehensive listings for even more options.
Perhaps by now you've heard Andrew Jackson Jihad's new album, Christmas Island. The official release date is May 6, but the band released the entire album onto Youtube a few days ago (see below). Check it out. We're sure you'll be hearing all about it shortly. The album offers more of AJJ's signat ... More >>
Bob Dylan's mystifying new Christmas music album is a confusing concept that makes for a disjointed, bizarre albumDo you hear what I hear? Yes, that is Bob Dylan singing "Little Drummer Boy." October 13 is finally upon us, and that means Christmas has come early for...Christmas music. Bob Dy ... More >>
Robin Wilson thought the Gas Giants would be a great new beginning. He had no idea what he was getting into.
As we reach the fifth anniversary of Doug Hopkins' suicide, his best music remains unheard by all but a few friends