Emilio Castillo

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2013

    Tower of Power: "I Was Floored By Hipper Than Hip Myself"

    As the legend goes, in 1974 the commercially successful jazz and soul symphony band Tower of Power played a studio session in Long Island on the radio station WLIR. This might have been just one of countless performances in the history of a band that's conquered the ups and downs of the music indust ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2013

    Top 5 Must-See Phoenix Shows This Weekend

    This set of concert recommendations won't apply to everyone, because we don't have one that takes place in an airport on your way back to your parents' house. But if you're sticking around, like me, you've got some options. Like Up on the Sun on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for the latest local ... More >>

  • Music

    April 8, 1999

    Horns of Plenty

    Tower of Power leader Emilio Castillo puts together a live album while Rhino reassembles his past