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  • Blogs

    July 21, 2014

    Step Right Up and Watch Captain Squeegee's Psychedelic Circus of a Music Video

    For Captain Squeegee's last video off of their 2013 L.P To The Bardos, "Inevitable," the atomic jazz fusion seven-piece tapped the amazing claymation skills of animator Johnny McHone. The resulting video was easily the most creative in town for the year 2013. As a follow up their second video from t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2014

    5 Must-See Local Music Videos

    Creating an interesting, engaging, or exciting music video is no easy trick. In some ways, it sometimes can be as challenging as creating the song that its showcasing. While the audio end is covered, filmmakers or video creators have to conjure up a visual representation of the track being featured ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2014

    Dry River Yacht Club's New Video Tells "The Legend of El Tigre"

    Fans of Phoenix music already know that Dry River Yacht Club can rock all the best local music venues. They get down at the Crescent, they can pack the Sail Inn -- Marquee Theatre, Rhythm Room. Check, check, check. But a lot of local bands can do that. Where the Yacht Club stands out is its abili ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2013

    decker. Has Bonnie Kill Clyde in Their New Video

    Sedona-based decker. has been playing atmospheric desert-folk jams across Arizona and beyond for years, making multiple nationwide tours and earning a place on the main stage at last year's McDowell Mountain Music Festival. The group's music possesses a certain quality that fills in the empty spac ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2013

    Fayuca Premieres New Acoustic Music Video For "Tricky Sneaky Sleeves"

    The fellas from Fayuca are fresh off of another successful tour supporting their wicked cool record, Barrio Sideshow, released earlier this year. Thanks in large part to the video placement of their lead single "Por Que Seguir" on MTVu, the boys from Phoenix are finding it a lot easier to fill up ve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2013

    Dry River Yacht Club Threw A Massive Release Party, And Everyone Came

    Dry River Yacht Club released their newest album El Tigre on November 16 and they threw a party at the Crescent Ballroom to celebrate the release that seemingly brought out the entire Phoenix music scene. At the height of the party, the Yacht Club had more than 400 people packed into the Ballroom, l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2013

    Top Five Must-See Phoenix Shows This Weekend

    I've never done anything interesting enough to merit a Kickstarter, but if I ever happen to by accident I could do worse than following the example of Northern Hustle, who's celebrating their crowdfunding victory with a CD Release show this weekend. That's just one of the titular must-see Phoenix ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2013

    The VeraGroove, Last Exit Live Take To YouTube for an Acoustic Performance

    If you're old enough to be reading this post, there's a fair chance your parents carried a comically large camcorder around to capture your every toddle in the years before you were old enough to either love or hate the camera a little too much. You've seen the video enough times to know that the so ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2013

    Glass Heroes Launch New Music Video -- on MTV?

    So, the music video on MTV as a promotional tool is a thing of the past, is it? Well, on July 1, Fervor Records announced that you could see the new Glass Heroes video for "Let Me Down" on, the reformed music channel that's trying to establish its website as a one-stop band listing like Reve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2013

    Top Five Must-See Phoenix Shows This Weekend

    This weekend in Phoenix: The '80s comes together to listen to Cyndi Lauper, the Phoenix music community comes together on a new record (and some old ones), Harry Potter fans come together to listen to songs about Harry Potter, and the Trunk Space comes together to eulogize Noodle. This weekend's fi ... More >>

  • Music

    June 20, 2013
  • Blogs

    July 24, 2012

    Jonathan Sakas Explains "Maniac" (VIDEO)

    Jonathan Sakas wants you to find your milk. No, not the kind you dunk cookies into -- your mojo, your drive, the thing that motivates you. Milk is a big theme in his new video for his song, "Maniac," and in the clip, Sakas' character's milk turns him into an out-of-this-world-looking superhero -- or ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2012

    A Life of Science Explains "A Crystal City Awaits"

    ​Local progressive rock band A Life of Science is really taking their multimedia approach to their band seriously. Their new video for the track, "A Crystal City Awaits," off their sophomore album Vita Nova, seems to have just as many graphic elements as their debut comic, The Apneist, Issue ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2012

    A Life of Science Debut Music Video For "SAN-D4000, You are Immortal," 17 Months Later

    Life was looking good for robot apocalypse outfit A Life of Science back in August of 2009. They had just released their debut album, The Apneist and got all geared up to produce the most epic underwater city music video ever shot in front of a green screen for the track, "SAN-D4000, You are Immorta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2011

    The Wiley One Explains "Thank You New York" (VIDEO)

    Sam Wiley of The Wiley One​New York is a magical place for a lot of musicians. Frank Sinatra, Jay-Z, and U2 have all written songs about The City That Never Sleeps, and joining the neverending roster is local folky pop band The Wiley One, with the band's new track "Thank You New York."The son ... More >>