It can't be easy being the other members of Sublime in 2013. On a cynical--but very real--level, you reached your peak fame and earning power in 1996, at the moment your band's lead singer died and ensured you wouldn't reach it again. On an idealistic--but very real--level, you reached the peak of y ... More >>
Think back on a gig you saw six or seven years ago, and about how much the landscape in our fair city has physically changed since. Now try imagining a gig from 46 or 47 years ago, and how much history has been paved over--then you'll get some idea of the amount of digging Arizona music historian Jo ... More >>
At the end of the week, we bring you a roundup of visitors to the desert's own Fourth Avenue Jail. To be considered for our Maricopa County mugshots of the week, get arrested, strike a pose, and we'll take care of the rest.This week, you may notice something's a little off about our alleged offender ... More >>
The Monkees are coming through Mesa--it's called "A Midsummer's Night with The Monkees"--which should not surprise anybody who's ever heard an Arizona stereotype. The show's on August 9, at the Mesa Arts Center, and it will (for obvious reasons) not feature the Davy Jones, the group's TV lead singer ... More >>
You might be under the assumption that when the summer heat arrives, the farmers markets shut down. You'd only be partially right. Some crazy folks keep the veggies coming all summer long. Lucky us. Here are six spots in the Valley. Know of others? Please leave word in the comments section.
Yes, believe it or not, Phoenix has ten farmers' markets. Actually, we have way more than ten, and we love them all, but the markets on this list really stand out from the rest. So here's our list of ten favorites -- in no particular order. 10. Gilbert Farmers' Market -- Every Saturday from 9 a. ... More >>
Of all the estimated 80 million people who saw The Ed Sullivan Show on February 9, 1964 to catch a first glimpse of The Beatles, maybe 10,000 of them formed groups. Maybe 1,000 of them made charting singles. Only one of them was a performer on the Sullivan stage that night. Davy Jones performed that ... More >>
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The Mayor of the Sunset Strip presides over pop
Phoenix has always been hot. But can it ever be cool?
The White Stripes create mystique the old-fashioned way: lying and keeping mum
Hey, hey, it's the Monkees
New book celebrates fave raves who had the choppers but not the chops