Don McLean

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2013

    10 Star Wars Songs To Ease Your Rage Now That Disney's Killed LucasArts

    Ever since Disney's acquisition of LucasFilms was announced, the prognosis by fans has been mixed. Three new Star Wars movies is good news, right? Sure, but what about yesterday's news that Disney has shut down LucasArts? Yeah, the future of the saga a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away is up ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2012

    Joleen Lunzer, What Are You Listening To?

    ​Joleen LunzerThe stand-up comedian headlines the Tempe Improv Thursday, February 23 at 7:30 p.m. When you put your key in the ignition and turn on the radio, what station would play right now? I recently found a station that plays hip hop/R&B from the 90's and early 2000's, 101.1 FM. I also ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2011

    Jesus Christ Was a Liberal, No Matter What Republinuts Say

    northernsun.comIf he was around today, the Republinuts'd be calling him a commieWhat is it about some Republicrazies and conservatards that makes them think God is on their side? I mean, they really believe all liberals are godless atheists who worship Satan and hate religion, and that Jesus is thei ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2010

    Ten Songs That Make Me Hate Music

    ​We all have those select few songs we can't stand. Songs that, when they come on your car stereo, make you seriously consider jerking the car into a ditch just to make the pain stop. Songs that a wily FBI profiler could blast at us to stop a hostage situation.Not that anyone is planning to take h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2010

    Scuffles Between "Anarchists" and Cops, and The Use of Pepper Spray, Mar Today's Anti-Arpaio March

    California videographer Naui's footage from the pepper spray incidentI am so disgusted by today's events at the big anti-Arpaio march to Joe's jails that I hardly know where to begin. The saddest part of it is that a mostly-peaceful demonstration of over 10,000 persons, which ended with a concert by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2009

    Arizona Dems in Freefall as Paul Eckerstrom Steps Down as State Party Chair

    To cop a line from that Don McLean song, somewhere Satan is laughing in delight. And Zona Republicans are laughing right along with him. This, at the news that Arizona state Democratic Party Chair Paul Eckerstrom has resigned his post after scoring an upset victory against former state party chair D ... More >>

  • Music

    November 1, 2007

    Al's Fair

    The gospel accordion to Yankovic

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2007

    Flesh for Fantasy: Scandalesque and Xtreme Fashion at PHX nightclub burn.

    Come on baby, light my fire: Burlesque Baroness Pyra Sutra at burn nightclub. See more babeage on parade in this Scandalesque slideshow. Starry, starry night. Not the sappy Don McLean tune of yore. Starry night's what they call the shots I've been pounding at downtown's new burn nightclub: a mix of ... More >>

  • Culture

    March 27, 2003

    Battle Hymns

    Iraq and roll don't go together well when rockers protest

  • Music

    December 26, 2002

    Neil Diamond

    Jazz Singer is comin' to America West

  • Film

    March 9, 2000

    Madonna With Child

    The Next Best Thing is the parent tripe

  • Music

    March 12, 1998

    Lord's Prayer

    Celebrated busker Mary Lou Lord reluctantly steps into the spotlight with major-label debut

  • Music

    August 21, 1997

    The Trashman

    Where unit-shifting heroes of rock are exposed as the passionless poseurs they really are

  • Calendar

    October 17, 1996