While the GOP presidential candidates debated in Mesa last night, folks at Zia Records in Chandler gathered for a different kind of spectacle: NYC-based pop band Fun. (featuring Nate Ruess formerly of Tempe rockers The Format) played an acoustic set and signed autographs for about 400 fans.
The ba ... More >>
Running From Bears.This is part of a series of reviews of bands who play weekly at local bars.
The show: Running From Bears at the Lost Leaf.
The look: Like an New York jazz club underground, but with more space and above ground.
The smell: Light perspiration and aluminum.
The taste: Savory, and ... More >>
Benjamin LeathermanJugheads bartender Tyler King.Since first getting into the bartending trade during his teenage years, Tyler King has dealt drinkage to punks and drunks in both New York City and Phoenix. Back during his Gotham days, he was behind the bar at the landmark CBGBs on Manhattan's Lower ... More >>