When people ask what kind of music I like, I'm tempted to say "Good music." I understand the need for musical terminology, but there's really too much good stuff to limit what you listen to. It's a lesson Zero Zero teaches well. Nicole Laurenne and Michael Johnny Walker have the garage rock thing lo ... More >>
If there's one thing that The Sail Inn is famous for -- besides its granola-friendly jam band sessions and ultra-irie reggae fest on Sundays -- its putting on enormous musical repasts featuring hordes of local bands, DJs, and musicians. The venerated Tempe is built for such smorgasbords of acts and ... More >>
If it ain't one apocalypse, it's another, right? First December 21 rolls on by with nary an earthquake or a giant dragon emerging from the sky and burning us all to death with his flaming volcano mouth, and now we're perched on the edge of the dreaded fiscal cliff.
But chances are things will proba ... More >>
Ladies and gentleman, here are our 10 picks for our favorite Phoenix albums of 2012. Enjoy!
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Zero Zero Album Release Party @ Rogue Bar | 10/5/12As you might notice by the timing of this posting, I come from that age-old school of being fashionably late. (I try to limit these things to social gatherings, dinner dates and house parties, but every so often the habit bleeds over into work.) I'v ... More >>
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The Love Me Nots' Nicole Laurenne and Michael Johnny Walker have been married for four years, but if it wasn't for The Doors, they may have never met.
"That song ["Soul Kitchen"], my old band used to cover it," says Laureene. "We used to do the X version of i ... More >>
You are one paycheck away from being homeless. Me likewise. Our tomorrows hang on tinder hooks but The Love Me Nots' future in this business of show is for certain. Why? Because no one else can do what they do when they do what they do it to you, that's why?
I'm paraphrasing of course. No one work ... More >>
Photos by Melissa FossumExene Cervenka of X
Friday, December 9
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Eight overlapping bands in four hours. Last night's X show felt more like a music festival than a Friday night concert. Eager fans bounced back and forth between Club Red and Red Owl to s ... More >>
Jonathan McNamara The Love Me Nots It's been a wild year for The Love Me Nots. Not only did the band take time off for lead singer/organist Nicole Laurenne to beat breast cancer -- which she has, we're happy to report --but the band has reunited with original drummer Jay Lien, and recorded a new ... More >>
Jason GarciaThe Love Me NotsIf you're looking for an example of the old platitude that "attitude is everything," you could do a lot worse than Love Me Nots vocalist/organist Nicole Laurenne. Less than a year removed from a breast cancer scare that forced the band into a five-month hiatus, Laurenn ... More >>
Anyone who's ever loved someone and not had it returned knows it sucks. "I love you not" is just not something you want to hear.
Which is why this poster for The Love Me Nots' show this Friday, June 18 at Martini Ranch is so impactful. The woman just ripped the guy's heart straig ... More >>
http://happy-few.tumblr.comA fan photo from the Love Me Nots European tour.How is The Love Me Nots tour of Europe going? Pretty well, at least according to the foreign language reviews we're reading with the help of Google Translate.Now, honestly, it's sorta hard to tell just how professional the ... More >>