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Hot Water Music

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    September 24, 2013

    Title Fight, Balance and Composure - Nile Theater, Mesa - 9/23/2013

    Title Fight, Balance and Composure, Cruel Hand, Slingshot DakotaNile Theater, MesaMonday, September 23 I hesitate to use the word "emo" because of its semantics. For a lot of people, it means a specific time and place--D.C. in the '80s, the Midwest in the '90s--and use of the label outside of that ... More >>

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    May 29, 2013

    10 Things I Learned at Punk Rock Bowling

    The last few punk fans staggered out of downtown Las Vegas Tuesday, marking the end of Punk Rock Bowling. It was a fun experience marked by four days of music (including the club shows), pool parties, and a bowling tournament. The weekend went by way too fast, though I'm sure I speak on behalf of mo ... More >>

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    May 14, 2013

    Local Wire: Cover the Crescent, Alice Bag, and More Valley Music

    [The Valley is a big place, and it puts out more interesting music than we could ever hope to cover. Every week or so, Mike Bogumill will use this space to cover a little more of it. - Ed.] The goal of this column is to document, explore, and create awareness for interesting things happening in loc ... More >>

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    May 14, 2013

    Top Five Must-See Phoenix Shows This Week

    Do not cross Miranda Lambert. You can go see her perform on Thursday at Desert Sky Pavilion, and you can listen to her music, you can probably even say you're a big fan, and you can go buy a T-shirt. But crossing her does not seem to be a good idea, if the subject matter of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, ... More >>

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    March 22, 2013

    Top Five Must-See Shows in Phoenix This Weekend

    Who's excited for the Instagram pictures Questlove is going to post of Phoenix this weekend? I sure am. The Roots will be in town on Saturday, March 23, to play as part of McDowell Mountain Music Festival, plus, Questo will be dropping a DJ set at Bar Smith afterward. That's sure to yield some good ... More >>

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    January 27, 2013

    CASA Benefit ft. Seas Will Rise, Gay Kiss, and More, Yucca Tap Room, 1/26/13

    Seas Will Rise, Gay Kiss, Said Gun, Dead Canyon @ Yucca Tap Room|1/26/12Last night's charity event at the Yucca for CASA, a crisis center focused on the prevention of sexual abuse, went surprisingly well, all things considered. Along with the originally intended charity, the Boys & Girls Club of Ame ... More >>

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    January 2, 2013

    Top 5 Punk Albums of 2012

    Happy New Year loyal punk fans. If you really tied one on and you're nursing your hangover by chugging some Pedialyte, punk music may be the last thing you want to listen to. But 2012 was a great year for punk releases, which made this list difficult to narrow down to a top five. See also: -10 ... More >>

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    September 29, 2012

    Rise Against, The Gaslight Anthem, and Hot Water Music at Mesa Amphitheatre, 9/28/12

    Rise Against, The Gaslight Anthem, and Hot Water Music @ Mesa Amphitheatre, 9/28/12Punk fans really couldn't have asked for a better line up last night. As Tim McIlrath stated in our interview, it was a dream team of sorts, with punk vets Hot Water Music kicking things off, The Gaslight Anthem perfo ... More >>

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    September 27, 2012
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    September 27, 2012

    Dust Off Your Flannel: Is the Underground Rising to the Mainstream?

    You've got a lot of reading to do, guys: snuggled tightly in this week's massive Best of Phoenix 2012 issue is a regular issue of Phoenix New Times. In anticipation of the busiest musical weekend of the year, you'll find pieces about KUPD's two-day metal festival Desert Uprising, EDM waterpark party ... More >>

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    September 24, 2012

    Rise Against's Tim McIlrath on SB 1070 and MTV

    It's been three years since Rise Against last performed in Arizona thanks to the band's participation in The Sound Strike. The terms of the boycott have changed, so Rise Against is making its triumphant return to the valley. The line-up couldn't get much better, as Rise Against is paired with long ... More >>

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    September 22, 2012

    Top Five Phoenix Music Stories of the Week

    The news waits for no one -- at least that's what we read somewhere -- so it's perfectly understandable that you, the reader, might have missed out on a musical tidbit, breaking news about your favorite venue, or one of our rants. So enjoy this digest-style sampling of some of our biggest stories f ... More >>

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    September 20, 2012

    Hot Water Music's Chris Wollard on Exister, The Band's First Record Without "Any Hang-Ups"

    When you're a hard touring band, it takes some adjusting to actually get off the road. Gritty Florida-based punk rockers Hot Water Music have nearly gotten the hang of this, taking a hiatus before releasing its eighth full-length record, Exister. Eight years after its last album, The New What Next ... More >>

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    September 19, 2012

    The Gaslight Anthem's Benny Horowitz on Handwritten and SB 1070

    It's a pretty good time to be The Gaslight Anthem. The band, which at times sounds like a nostalgic punk rock version of Bruce Springsteen, recently signed to a major label to release its forth full length album, Handwritten. After the band's frontman, Brian Fallon dedicated some time to bluesy side ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2012

    Sound Wave Music Festival 2012 Announced for September 29

    The last weekend of September is turning into a major logjam of blockbuster concerts, to say the least. Yesterday, we dished all the details about KUPD's two-day hard rock rager Desert Uprising, which kicks off on Friday, September 28, out at Ashley Furniture HomeStore Pavillion. Over on the oppos ... More >>

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    July 9, 2012

    The Bouncing Souls and The Menzingers at Nile Theater, 7/8/12 (VIDEO)

    The Bouncing Souls and The Menzingers Nile Theater Sunday, July 8, 2012 See also: The Bouncing Souls' Greg Attonito on Florida, Comet, and ECFU See also: The Menzingers' Tom May Discusses Touring With His Heroes, Like The Descendents and Bouncing Souls If you've seen The Bouncing Souls before, yo ... More >>

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    July 6, 2012

    The Bouncing Souls' Greg Attonito on Florida, Comet, and ECFU

    See also: The Menzingers' Tom May Discusses Touring With His Heroes, Like The Descendents and Bouncing Souls The Bouncing Souls' recently released its ninth album, Comet, celebrating 26 years of energetic New Jersey punk. "We're doing it for us and them [the audience] almost as a family, it feels ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2012

    Incoming: Metric, Yeasayer, Lightning Bolt

    Metric, who sound like a poppier, gentler version of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, are dropping a new album, Synthetica, on June 12. They'll be hitting up the Marquee Theatre in support of the record, but it's likely that they'll perform old hits such as "Help I'm Alive" and "Gimme Sympathy" as well.By ... More >>

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    May 17, 2012

    Throwback Thursday: What is "Orgcore Punk?"

    We've taken a look at the bands that dominated the '90s with chart topping singles and one hit wonders, but this week, we're doing something different. The term "orgcore" may have you scratching your head more than a cultural institution like Green Day, but it's always been my favorite subgenre of ... More >>

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    May 3, 2012
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    February 24, 2012

    7 Seconds and More Added to Punk Rock Bowling Lineup

    ​Today is a big day for fans of Las Vegas, punk, and/or bowling. The full lineup for the 14th Annual Punk Rock Bowling and Music Festival will come out sometime today. We're guessing it's going to happen in the afternoon since three-day passes go on sale today at 1 p.m. Pacific. Once again BY ... More >>

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    February 17, 2012

    More Bands Added to Punk Rock Bowling, Including Sham 69, Hot Water Music, and Real McKenzies

    We let you know about the first five bands on the Punk Rock Bowling lineup, and we're pleased to announce a bunch more. There's Sham 69 with its 1977 Jimmy Pursey/Dave Parsons/Dave Tregunna lineup. Hot Water Music returns -- just not Chuck Ragan and/or The Draft, but Hot Water Music itself, in ful ... More >>

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    February 2, 2012
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    March 11, 2010
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    November 5, 2009
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    September 3, 2009

    Lime-Green Day

    These Texans aren’t punk, but they still rock

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    July 21, 2009

    Re-Revival Tour Coming To Tempe On Nov. 10

    Despite my advice to stop moshing to peddle steel, it seems ex-hardcore kids are continuing their infiltration roots music. In fact, the Revival tour with Chuck Regan (Hot Water Music), Jim Ward (At The Drive-In, Sparta) and Joey Cape (Lagwagon) will be coming back around this year, stopping at The ... More >>

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    November 6, 2008
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    September 21, 2006

    Catching The Draft

    Not so Hot in herre

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    August 11, 2005

    A Wilhelm Scream

    (Nitro Records)
    Ruiner

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    July 7, 2005

    Rumbleseat

    Rumbleseat Is Dead
    (No Idea)

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    February 17, 2005

    Hot Water Music

    A high-water mark for emo punk

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    April 15, 2004

    Three Punks and the Truth

    Oie! It's a reading in Tempe.

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