Up on the Sun has learned that Norteño soul guitarist Eddie Dimas, author of the classic Latin instrumental "El Mosquito," passed away March 8, 2013, of natural causes. Dimas was 65.
-100 Years of Music That Defined Arizona
It's a sad day when we have to comment on the passing of two Valley musicians, but over the weekend Phoenix lost two members of its music community.
Tony Richey, who played in heavy bands like Nihil, Grum, and most recently sludge-rock favorites ZiRoh, was killed on Saturday, November 19. An AZ ... More >>
Eric Pastrano vowed to not go back to prison. Cops had other plans.The Phoenix man who led police on multi-jurisdictional chase that ended near Sky Harbor International Airport early this morning assured his girlfriend that "he wasn't going back to prison." That was right after he allegedly stabb ... More >>
Is this man 'a monster?' Yeah, pretty much.Total dickhead and social pariah Chris Brown has released a 37 second video blog post today in which he updates his fans -- at 12 of them -- on his new album as well as defending his name. It's a noble effort by the R&B singer and almost-star of the mov ... More >>