Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2014

    Welcome Diner's Mike Pantoja Makes Ginger Beer and More from Scratch

    Back in the old days of Welcome Diner, if you were looking for a drink, you had your choice of two beers on draft and the ubiquitous hurricane, accompanied by shouting and banging when ordered. Now with Mike Pantoja on board, the Phoenix spot has become as much about its attention to quality and cre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2013

    Country Thunder Announces 2014 Lineup at Launch Event in Tempe

    Country Thunder fans from across the Valley were out in droves last night to attend the Country Thunder Launch Fest, located in a grass field adjacent to the Tempe Center for the Arts. The first annual Launch Fest was established to announce the line-up for the upcoming Country Thunder 2014 next spr ... More >>

  • Music

    October 24, 2013
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    July 16, 2013

    Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill Opens New Peoria Location

    Fans of country music, Jack Daniels, and traditional southern American eats in Peoria can now get a taste of all three at the newest Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill. Named after the American country music singer's 2003 single, Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill in Peoria, at 9824 West Northe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2013

    Eight Must-Read Heavy Metal Books

    Metalheads are some of the most devoted music fans on the planet. No--I mean we really love our music. Oh, you memorized Lady Gaga's music video dance moves? Check out my Kreator Coma of Souls back piece, and meet my friend's daughter, Sabbath. Later we're going to karaoke to cover Pantera and Motor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2013

    Five Things to Eat and Drink This Weekend in Metro Phoenix

    Looking for something to put in your mouth this weekend? We've got you covered. Check out what's on our plate. See also: Beaver Choice Swedish Restaurant Reopens in New Mesa Digs Today Festival of Lights Wine & Beer Tasting Festival Though we've made it through the heart of the festival season, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2013

    Sunnyslope Mexican Restaurant Makes CNN's List of "Best Eats in U.S. Airports"

    For travelers, getting decent eats at the airport has come a long way since candy bars and cheeseburgers were choked down with some duty-free Jack Daniel's. See also: - Two Scottsdale Restaurants Make OpenTable's List of Top 100 Hot Spots - Chou's Kitchen in Chandler Makes Travel Leisure's List ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2013

    The Best of Up on the Sun's Weekly Metal Column, Metal Mondays

    Some of you may remember last March when a little column called Metal Mondays debuted via Up On The Sun, and immediately dove into the subjects matters of Pantera, strippers, Jack Daniels, and YouTube.

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2013

    The 5 Worst Valentine Cocktails of All Time

    Love is in the air -- and as with other airborne pathogens, you'd prefer to keep a safe distance. For the Hallmark haters and the Valentine adverse, Chow Bella has put together a list of the 5 least romantic cocktails around. Order one for yourself or send some over as a gritty gesture to the PDA co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2012

    Make Pie, Order Pie, Eat Pie at Proof, the New Comfort Food Restaurant at Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale

    Nothing says comfort food quite like a delectable piece of warm, flaky pie. And thanks to Proof, the new comfort food restaurant of American classic eats that opened earlier this month in the Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North, you can have a sweet piece of this homespun goodness nearly a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2012

    Is Heavy Metal For Easy Girls?

    I know it sounds weird, but I've always been a fan of Men's Health magazine. But in a recent issue, the magazine featured an article about updating sex playlists from such old cliches, like substituting Air's Talkie Walkie in for Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon. This article linked back to one t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2012

    8 Kids More Metal Than You

    See also: The Most Anticipated Heavy Metal Releases of the Fall See also: The 10 Hottest Chicks in Metal See also: Six Desert Metal Bands You Need to Hear See also: A Closer Look at KUPD's MILF Contest 2012There are few things in this world that have the ability to coax an "Awwwww...that is so damn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2012

    Quick Henry Hit Studio for First Full-Length Album

    While most people took some well-deserved time off to mark the Labor Day holiday, consummate Tempe blues rockers Quick Henry used the extended weekend to log in some time at the recording studio. Yesterday's session? Oh, it clocked in at around 13 hours. I walked into a swanky Paradise Valley studi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2012

    Is Heavy Metal Really The Devil's Music?

    See also: Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson to Headline KUPD's Desert Uprising See also: Megadeth's Dave Ellefson: "Why I'm Trying to Become a Pastor" Last week, I found myself in an awkward conversation with douchebag with a popped collar and frosted tips. He asked me if I worshipped "the Devil," lo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2012

    Jack Daniels Pecan Pie at Rock Springs Café

    Chances are that sometime this summer you'll find yourself driving past Black Canyon City on the I-17, where a giant pie will beckon you away from the highway. That would be Rock Springs Café, an Arizona mainstay that's been baking and selling pies for over three decades, using a recipe that dates ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2012

    Ten Favorite Phoenix Sangria Spots

    Move over Margarita, your Spanish 3rd cousin, Sangria is popping up on menus all over town. The refreshing summertime concoction of red (or white) wine and boozy fruit layered over ice has become a menu staple for Valley restaurants. Here are 10 of our very favorites. 10. Sangria Blanco, La Bocc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2012

    Eleven Favorite Ice Cream Shops in Greater Phoenix

    Ever since Italy and France began making iced and flavored confections made from milk or cream in the 17th century, ice cream has become one of the most successfully cool, dairy-based treats on the planet. Not sorbet, ices, or gelato (we promise those lists will come later), here are 11 of our favor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2011

    Five Holiday Gifts for Your Metal-Loving Uncle

    ​Alright, slacker. There's no more denying it: the holidays are here, and you need to get on that shopping list. Luckily, Up on the Sun has caught gift guide-fever, and over the course of this week we'll be offering you suggestions for the entire family. It's hard to forget your metal-loving ... More >>

  • Music

    September 22, 2011
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    September 15, 2011
  • Blogs

    July 28, 2011

    Lee's Cream Liqueur Celebrates One Year Anniversary With Free Booze-Infused Ice Cream

    Jackie Mercandetti ​Free booze-infused ice cream treats? You had us at free. Wait, you had us at booze. Wait, you had us at free and booze. Lee's Cream Liqueur, the Old Town Scottsdale made-from-scratch, alcohol-infused ice cream parlor, is celebrating its one year anniversary by offering gu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2011

    Kids React Takes On Epic Mealtime

    How do kids react to Epic Mealtime? Let's find out.​Here at Chow Bella, we have a special, unclogged space in our bacon-wrapped hearts for Epic Mealtime; a calorie-laden cooking show making waves of Jack Daniels BBQ sauce on Youtube. We were hooked the moment we watched the carnivorous creato ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2011

    Jeff Norman at Jack Daniel's Distillery

    Jonathan McNamaraJeff Norman​The Tender: Jeff Norman The Bar: Jack Daniel Distillery, makers of Jack Daniel's Old No. 7 Tennessee Whiskey and other liquors, Lynchburg, Tennessee The Pedigree: Norman isn't actually a bartender at all, though he does work extensively with liquor -- whiskey, to be sp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2011

    May 6 In Blogs: Phoenix Art Museum, Metallica, Jamie Oliver, and JetMan

    ​​​In the 24-hour news cycle, it can be difficult to keep up. We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries:

  • Dining

    April 14, 2011
  • Blogs

    March 15, 2011

    Jack Daniel's Whiskey Dinner and Chocolate Whiskey Cake in Today's Eater's Digest​Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Jack Daniel's Whiskey DinnerAlliance Beverage and Chef Aaron May are teaming up Wednesday, March 16th at The Lodge in Scottsdale for a meat, potatoes and whiskey kind of evening. The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2010

    Hair Raid at Whiskey River Saloon

    Hair Raid: So named for a reason.​This is part of a series of reviews of bands who play weekly at local bars. The show: Hair Raid at Whiskey River Saloon. The look: Honky tonk with a coat of Aqua Net. The smell: Sweet. The carpet was sticky and you could tell lots of drinks had been spilled there ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 24, 2010

    Pool and the Gang

    Cool off and spy some skin at W Scottsdale

  • Calendar

    March 11, 2010
  • Blogs

    February 23, 2010

    Bill Campana, What Are You Eating?

    ​ Bill Campana The Valley poet, who has participated in poetry slams both locally and nationally, hosts Sound Effects poetry open mike every Friday night from 7-9 p.m. at Mama Java's Coffeehouse in Phoenix. What'd you eat for dinner last night? A chicken and mushroom stir fry with fresh ginge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    DJ Dossier: Kyko

    ​ Kyko is down with downtown Phoenix's dance scene. A veteran of the Valley's club scene for more than a decade, the 27-year-old Latin DJ has served as a selectah in nearly every danceteria dotting Copper Square, especially the numerous beatshacks situated near Washington and First streets (incl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2010

    Day Drinker: Man-Mines, Trouble and Heartache at the Snap Lounge (Part 2: The Thrilling Conclusion)

    Who says you have to wait until the sun goes down to have a good time? Stan's snap of the Snap​ In last week's Day Drinker at The Snap Lounge, we felt like spaceships traveling through a magnetic field of man-mines. In this week's thrilling conclusion, the man-mines turn up the heat, and force u ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2010

    Six Last-Minute Ways to Save Your Valentine's Dinner

    Uh-oh. It's the Thursday before Valentine's Day and you haven't said a word to your honeybunch about Valentine's Day dinner. Maybe she/he is assuming you've got stealthy super-secret plans that will be so romantic they'll squeal with delight and impale themselves onto Cupid's arrow. More l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2010

    Day Drinker: Man-Mines, Trouble and Heartache at the Snap Lounge (Part 1 of 2)

    Who says you have to wait until the sun goes down to have a good time? ​"We can't go back in there." "I know. It's too much, even for the two of us." "You call it. I mean, I'll do it, but if we go back in, who knows what's going to happen." "Run. Run to the car." ------ Stan was there f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2009

    Fresh Baked Gifts: The Irish Car Bomb Cupcake

    Heather HochWe don't think we could love anything more.​We're not quite sure how to classify this one. It's a cupcake for chocolate lovers, bar flies, and people who generally like to eat rich. The Irish car bomb cupcake is a rich, moist Guinness chocolate cake with a flavorful whiskey chocola ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2009

    Macayo's Depot Cantina Tequila Tasting in Tempe Quite Tasty

     Many of us have experienced the good the bad and the ugly while trekking through Margaritaville, a journey that can leave the even most adventurous a little fuzzy about the merits of tequila. Last night, we decided to take a more adult approach to the agave-based spirit and attended a guided t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2009

    Three Valley BBQs Compete in Jack Daniel's Competition

    Jack Daniel's​Three Valley-area barbecue teams have been selected to compete in the "prestigious" 21st Annual Jack Daniel's World Championship Invitational Barbecue.Barbecue pros from Blake's BBQ in Gilbert, Otis and the Bird in Mesa and Rhythm 'n QUE in Phoenix will duke it out against sixt ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2008

    Two New Dennis Gilman Videos on the MCSA/ACORN Arrests

    Yours truly is unavoidably engrossed in Christmas obligations at present, but here are two new Dennis Gilman videos on the arrests of MCSA/ACORN activists for applauding at a public meeting. Enjoy, and Merry Christmas, folks! That includes Todd Stallion, as well. Expect light blogging for the next c ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 1, 2007
  • Music

    April 26, 2007

    The Detroit Cobras

    Tied & True
    (Bloodshot Records)

  • Calendar

    May 12, 2005

    Buck Amok

    Glendale's got your hook-up

  • Best of Phoenix

    September 30, 2004


    The Sunday Night "She-Lounge" at E-Lounge

  • Music

    December 18, 2003

    Guns N' Roses

    Welcome to the Videos (DVD) (Geffen)

    Mötley Cre
    Greatest Video Hits (DVD) (Mötley/Hip-O)

  • Music

    October 10, 2002


    Athens duo punches punk-metal-rock fusion

  • Music

    March 29, 2001

    Texas State of Mind

    The South by Southwest music conference might've been a disappointment this year, but there are still plenty of questions left to be answered

  • Music

    April 6, 2000

    Return of the Rev

    Born again with a new label and album, the Reverend Horton Heat continues to preach his holy trinity of booze, broads and cars

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    November 6, 1997

    Mick & Me

    Creepy parallel lives

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    April 13, 1994
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