Kid RockAk-Chin PavilionJuly 24, 2013 (View the full slideshow.) Robert Richie, better known as Kid Rock, is no longer a kid, but last night at Ak-Chin Pavilion he proved that he could still rock with the best of them with an energetic performance. As the lights went out, Journey's "Don't Stop Be ... More >>
Melvins Lite @ Crescent BallroomMelvins Lite, the latest incarnation of the 30-year-old sludge/punk/metal band The Melvins, took the stage at The Crescent Ballroom last night, chalking up stop number 48 on their record-breaking 51-day tour of the country. They're hitting every state...and Washington ... More >>
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.
Artist: Mini Mansions Title: Mini Mansions Release date: November 2 Label: Ipecac One of the biggest musical curveballs of the year has to be the debut record by the Southern California trio Mini Mansions. I say it's a curveball because I wouldn't have guessed such a Beatles-esque display o ... More >>
Man-candy mixmaster Jared Alan will be holding court tonight at Sanctum.Officially, the re-launch for Jared Alan's notorious fauxShow Night at its new home isn't taking place until next Friday. Unofficially, however, the hunky hipster DJ is kicking things off a whole week early with an under ... More >>
Lithe humans and machines explore perpetual motion
Just Cause features acres and acres of . . . foliage
In FlatOut 2, life is a highway strewn with carnage
May his bandwidth expand
Our naughty nighthawks join 2,000 screaming, horny wenches for The Main Event, Part 2
These days, his signature guit-steel playing leaves listeners slack-jawed. But it took Junior Brown a long time to get to center stage.
Sean Penn plays retarded for Oscar, and audiences aren't rewarded
Actionheroes hurtles into town
Two rock critics tackle all 25 live Pearl Jam albums, and for what? Nothing, man.
The Rasta Farmers plant their first CD
Beer, conversation, an assault at the VFW hall on Memorial Day
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