The burning question has always been: What would Jimi Hendrix be doing now if he were still alive? Shortly before passing away at the age of 27, Hendrix was considering a move away from rock 'n' roll psychedelia to explore aspects of jazz and blues. He'd frequently been jamming with progressive jazz ... More >>
It's the Monday after the big game, which means you're back at the office, standing around the water cooler listening to your most annoying co-worker recreate his favorite Super Bowl commercial in vivid, poorly-acted detail. Excruciating, right? No fear. 5 o'clock is on its way, and this week br ... More >>
Curious what's going on around town this weekend? Need some suggestions as to how to rock, dance, or krump in the Valley of the Sun? Don't fret: These are our Five Shows to See This Weekend. Need even more shows? Check out our special, spooky-themed Halloween Weekend Must-See Show Guide.
Living ColourA lot has happened to punk-metal pioneers Living Colour in the 23 years since their breakthrough album, Vivid, was released. After having hits with their songs "Cult of Personality" and "Open Letter (To a Landlord)," the band broke up while the members devoted themselves to various ... More >>
This week's show announcements have a little of everything, including two of the finest purveyors of good ol' boy drinking music you'll find: George Thorogood and the Destroyers are set to play Celebrity at the end of July, Toby Keith comes to town in August. Surprisingly, even considering the despa ... More >>
Your dollar goes farther at this weekend's music mega-event
Jonny Lang dumps drugs and finds Jesus
Just how sweet is that tea?
A Chicago legend gives Phoenix the blues.
He's legal and he's legitimate. Blues prodigy J.D. Simo tells you how he's changed since 13.
Local blues diva gets some Texas-size love from the Red-Headed Stranger
We find out which local CDs can pass our daunting challenge
New Times' critical vultures swoop down to pick at the latest carrion and dross
April 22-28, 1999
December 17 - 23, 1998
Radio Free Phoenix delivers everything you ever wanted to know about music but were afraid to request
Tune-packed Blues Brothers 2000 is a wail of a sequel