The news waits for no one -- at least that's what we read somewhere -- so it's perfectly understandable that our you the reader might have missed out on a musical tidbit, breaking news about your favorite venue, or one of our rants.
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Craig Citizen is the sort of dude you only wish you could be. He's an enigmatic lothario with a certain renown as a hipster DJ, and has been behind some of the more infamous dance nights in the Valley like the old Party Foul!
While he used to be a regular fixture at dive bars and dance clubs, Citi ... More >>
Fall Frenzy: blink-182, Jimmy Eat World, Matt & Kim, and Halocene
Arizona got a special show last night, a combination of the yearly Fall Frenzy event and The Honda Civic Tour. Jimmy Eat World took My Chemical Romance's spot and locals Halocene shared the stage with Matt & Kim and blink-182 for an e ... More >>
Depending on who you ask, hipsters are either provide salvation or ruination to dive bars.
When fashionable types latch onto a particular hole-in-the-wall, they tend to bring a ton of additional drinkers wielding plenty of disposable income.
At the same time, all the attention can erode a di ... More >>
This just about sums it up.We decided to drop by Philthy Phil's this past Friday (March 19) to check out Craig Citizen's latest nightlife brain child, Ransom.Citizen is one of the guys responsible for the now-defunct Faux Show Friday Nights at Glam, Party Foul at Homme Lounge, and Gosh Damn! at C ... More >>
DJ Bigie (left) and Kevin the Makeout Bandit launch Gosh Damn! tonight at Club Vibe.Goddamn! It didn't take too long for Kevin M.O.B., Bigie, and the other DJs of Homme Lounge to relocate to a new, uh, home after the venue's untimely death last month.
Along with their Party Foul! brethren Craig ... More >>
Benjamin LeathermanA-Trak gets pulses pumping on Monday night at Club Red.
Perspiration was the cologne of choice at last night's A-Trak show at Tempe's Club Red, as the sweltering 100-degree-plus temps inside the nightspot caused many a scenester to baste in their own sweat. Then again, it might' ... More >>
By Martin Cizmar
It was a bold move, putting Dry River Yacht Club on right before Black Carl. Here you have two of the biggest female voices in the Valley's indie rock scene -- Emma Pew of BC and DRYC's Garnet -- back to back. But, hey, when you'r ... More >>
A benefit show featuring some of the Valley’s brightest music stars is always an event worth attending, but in the case of the “Purpose” benefit show on Sunday, November 23, the cause hits close to home for us at New Times.