This week, New Times ran a list 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.
What is Devo doing with instrument-maker Corey Busboom's creations in their new video?
Why are we arguing that Cre ... More >>
The tough-looking circuit-bent instruments crafted by Phoenix's Corey Busboom are able to survive getting accidentally dropped by clumsy musicians. However, these curious creations (which are made from broken electronics and household appliances) won't survive an attack by ginormous kaiju monsters.
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Luke HolwerdaDevo performs yesterday during day two of Arizona Fall Frenzy.Whoever was manning the hose at Arizona Fall Frenzy had a perfect sense of timing.Temps soared into the triple digit range during the second day of the three-day concert, but luckily the promoters thought ahead and man ... More >>
James SierraSynthesizing machine Corey Busboom holds a homemade musical contraptionThis week's music feature is on Corey Busboom, a local who makes quirky instruments and one-of-a-kind synthesizers. He never thought he'd get a call from Mark Mothersbaugh of Devo. Mothersbaugh was enamored with Bu ... More >>
Song: Devo, "Please Baby Please"Context: As reported in this week's music feature, this is one of the songs from Devo's new record, Something For Everybody, where you can hear local circuit-bender Corey Busboom's home-made instruments loud and clear. By the way, I'll be spinning this song and a ... More >>
The art is hung, the floors are swept, and the touch-up paint has been applied. The "Phoenix as Wonderland: Art from New Times' Best of Phoenix 2009" exhibit is ready for its First Friday reception tonight.
Here are some cool-as-all-get-out things you can expect to see:
Corey Busboom and one of his photo theremin creations. Click here for more photos of Busboom's and Ryan Avery's works.
In late December, local artist and musician Corey Busboom got a rather interesting phone call.
It was from Mark Mothersbaugh, the eccentric frontman for 80s hitmakers Devo, who ... More >>
We understand that in the 24-hour news cycle it can be difficult to keep up. Worry not! We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries:
Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon's Red-Light Violation Video
Phoenix Light Ra ... More >>