Charity is the name of the game this weekend. Check out Fight Club Sadisco*, a brutal night involving fistfights and industrial music where proceeds will go to pay the cancer bills of one of the its founders, and Independents Bowl, a bowling tournament benefiting a local charity. If live music sound ... More >>
Feeling warm? Don't let it get to you...seriously. Look, we know you're miserable now that the heat's really kicking in, but just crank up the A/C, grab a ice-cold beverage, and think happy thoughts. You can't stay inside all the time, especially there is many an excellent show to see during the mon ... More >>
The best way to get rid of the blues is to play some good blues, and make it for the benefit of those in need. Many of the blues players in the Valley do just that. One example would be Bluesman Mike and the Blues Review Band, set to host the sixth annual Toy and Diaper Drive at the Rhythm Room Dec ... 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.
I'm Here Baby
(Blue Witch Records)
Can't Quit the Blues
A Chicago legend gives Phoenix the blues.
Back with what may be his best album, Texas treasure Delbert McClinton looks back on five decades of music making
Gumbo gazes into his crystal ball and tells us what to expect in jazz, blues and heritage as we approach 2001
Tempe Bowl fights for its life and goes to war with the City of Tempe
Tune-packed Blues Brothers 2000 is a wail of a sequel
Chicago soul singer Syl Johnson is reborn with a little help from the homeboys