Dax Riggs

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2014

    Dax Riggs Brings His Demons to Scottsdale

    Demon tied to a chair in my brain/ black bird a-tapping on the window pane/ sittin' and smilin' at a stray dog in the rain/ demon tied to a chair in my brain. With these haunting, bluesy lyrics, Dax Riggs opens with on the first track of his 2007 album We Sing of Only Blood or Love, introducing his ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2013

    Top 5 Must-See Phoenix Shows This Week

    Do you have a Halloween costume yet? Okay, okay. Do you have two Halloween costumes yet? Just keep your audience in mind if you plan on starting the evening handing Krackel bars to seven-year-olds and ending it dancing with somebody who's also wearing an Anthony Weiner costume. (View our complete ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2013

    The Best Shows of SXSW 2013

    This year, Houston Press music blog Rocks Off and Dallas Observer music blog DC-9 at Night, the music blog at our sister paper Dallas Observer, teamed up to bring you only the choicest moments from last week's SXSW madness. John Fogerty: Creedence Clearwater Revival survivor John Fogerty gets overl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2012

    Top Five Must-See Shows This Week

    Yeah, yeah, yeah...we get it Mondays suck (we've read Garfield). But it means the start of a new week, which means a bunch of killer shows in and around Phoenix. And here are a few of the coolest, our top five must-see shows this week.

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2012

    Incoming: Slash, Bombay Bicycle Club, Donnie and Marie Osmond

    Anyone who can put up with Axl Rose's antics as long as Slash did is one hell of a guy in our eyes.In all seriousness, if you think you've seen performances by some good guitarists but you've never seen Slash live, you'll soon be able to change that, and you'll be blown away. Even though there are p ... More >>

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    June 2, 2011
  • Blogs

    May 6, 2011

    Jason Alford, What Are You Listening To?

    Jason Alford​Jason AlfordThe executive chef of Roka Akor hosts a Mother's Day brunch and dinner at the restaurant on Sunday, May 8. For more information, log on to When you put your key in the ignition and turn on the radio, what station would play right now? KYOT ... More >>

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    May 22, 2008
  • Blogs

    March 18, 2008

    Southbyscurvy: The Best of SxSW

    Well, I managed to survive another fun and frantic SxSW festival. While I'm laid up at home recovering, I thought I'd bring you some of the highlights from this year's fest.

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2008

    Shy Guy: Dax Riggs at Cedar Door

    Dax Riggs is humble. Okay, that’s an understatement – the former frontman for indie sensations Dead Boy and the Elephantmen (championed by Henry Rollins on his IFC show), is downright soft and shy. When I shook his hand after a stellar set at the Cedar Door tonight, it was like stroking air.

  • Music

    August 23, 2007

    Dax Riggs

    We Sing of Only Blood or Love
    (Fat Possum Records)