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    July 28, 2013

    The Maine - Crescent Ballroom - 7/27/2013

    The MaineCrescent BallroomJuly 27, 2013 (Check out the complete slideshow for more photos.)10 years ago, a local band selling out a venue the size of the Crescent as convincingly as The Maine did Saturday would be on its way to a major label deal. The Maine, of course, are now two albums removed fro ... More >>

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    June 15, 2012

    Erick Biez, What Are You Listening To?

    Erick Biez The local comedian performs on the Stand Up Live Comedy Gold Showcase featuring Jeff Dye on Wednesday, June 27. For more info, go here. When you put your key in the ignition and turn on the radio, what station would play right now? No radio, not now, not ever. I'm actually on a huge pod ... More >>

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    August 9, 2011

    Kingfathand Explains "Pile of Sunshine"

    ​Despite being a cavernous hole for Justin Timberlake to toss his money in while he should be busy putting out another record, MySpace isn't good for much. But the rickety old site still serves some use -- when I read the lineup for the River Jones Songwriter Showcase on Saturday, August 27 at Mo ... More >>

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    March 23, 2011

    Sharon Van Etten on Meeting Musicians in Bars, Dating Guys in Bands, and Going Platinum

    Chantal Anderson​Indie music's new sweetheart Sharon Van Etten is making a big splash in the music scene. She's been touring around the country endlessly, making awesome stops including this great performance she did for NPR's Tiny Desk Concert series. Plus she's been playing gigs intern ... More >>

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    July 23, 2010

    A Second Goodbye: Two Song Sampler

    ​Artist: A Second GoodbyeTitle: Two track sampler.Basics: Young Scottsdale upstarts A Second Goodbye have a seven song EP on the horizon, but for now we have a two track sampler CD to satiate those pop punk needs. Pop punk is too widespread and vigorous these days to try and figure it all out or q ... More >>

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    December 17, 2009

    Flier of the Week: Glochids (Allison Karow Art Show)

    ​I usually try to leave anything semi-art related to Arty Girl, but I this flier for a show at Trunk Space by Allison Karow, which also features music from The Glowchids, really caught my eye. I can't vouch for Karow's work (our print edition ran this on her) but I dig the flier. What's that creat ... More >>

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    November 23, 2009

    Free Treasure Mammal Show at The Lost Leaf

    Benjamin Leatherman​Phoenix experimental band Treasure Mammal proves two hours of driving doesn't mean the Arizona scene needs to be split. The indie group joins forces with neighbors-to-the-north, Flagstaff's Feel Free, on a untitled 7" record, which will be available at a free show S ... More >>

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    November 12, 2009
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    November 6, 2009

    10 Things Under $10 This Weekend: Hanny's Anniversary, Black Fag, and More

    Man-candy mixmaster Jared Alan will be holding court tonight at Sanctum.​Officially, the re-launch for Jared Alan's notorious fauxShow Night at its new home isn't taking place until next Friday. Unofficially, however, the hunky hipster DJ is kicking things off a whole week early with an under ... More >>

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    August 12, 2009

    Brand New to Release New Disc in Sept. and Headline Mesa Amipitheatre in Oct.

    Daisy, the forthcoming album from Brand New, is set to drop Sept. 22Arizona Brand New fans can rejoice. The Long Island hardcore rock band will release Daisy, their forthcoming disc, Tuesday, Sept. 22. The disc is the highly-anticipated follow-up to 2006's The Devil and God Are Rag ... More >>

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    July 29, 2009

    New Let Go Music on Split EP With The Story Changes

    ​ Jonesin' to hear some new Let Go music? Us too. Thankfully, the wait is over. The popular AZ pop-rock act has released a split EP with Dayton, Ohio two-piece indie act The Story Changes, who are friends of the band as well as past touring buddies. Just last weekend, the guys shared a bill at ... More >>

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    July 6, 2009

    Joey Arroyo Band at The Marquee Theatre: Sheer Joy

    The last time I went out to The Marquee Theatre, The Offspring made themselves at home amongst the sweaty, aging punk audience. Friday night's performance by The Joey Arroyo Band at this very same venue can be described in two words that The Offspring show could not: civil and desolate. Which is de ... More >>

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    July 2, 2009

    Good With Grenades to Play at Desert Ridge and Meet and Greet With Fans at Hot Topic

    Good With Grenades will take a page from fellow popsters The Maine and appear at Desert Ridge's Hot Topic Thursday, July 2. The local band, who are hot off performing at the New Times Summer of Sound pop show last week at the Tavern on Mill and have quickly built a steady f ... More >>

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    June 18, 2009

    Peachcake To Kick Off Tour at Clubhouse Music Venue

    Peachcake bring the party with them every time. Peachcake, AZ's colorful electronic dance/rock/party band, will play an intimate show Friday, June 26 at Tempe's Clubhouse Music Venue before hitting the road for a tour that will take them all the way to Tonsberg, Norway. The tour kickoff show will al ... More >>

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    June 3, 2009

    Fivespeed to Headline Joe's Grotto on June 13

    One-time red hot Valley rock band Fivespeed may very well be poised to make a comeback. The band, who haven't released an album since their 2006 Virgin Records debut Morning Over Midnight, have lined up some gigs. They opened for Stereotyperider at Yucca Tap Room back in February for the band's CD ... More >>

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    May 28, 2009

    Hot Links: Shaq's Shots, Mesa's Murders, and Boyle's Eruption

    A young girl in Pima County died from the swine flu yesterday. The girl was the fourth person in Arizona to die from the virus. As of yesterday, the state has 534 confirmed cases of the disease...Phoenix Suns star Shaquille O'Neal was snapped by photo radar cameras twice on the 51 freeway, once last ... More >>

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    May 26, 2009

    Broken-Up Before Braille to Release Final Disc May 26

    Although they're no longer together, one-time hot indie AZ rock band Before Braille, which has shared the stage with Jimmy Eat World, will drop one last release for the die-hard fans. The guys released Kill the Messenger, Keep the Message, today. The final Before Braille disc features 20 songs incl ... More >>

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    May 7, 2009

    Tempe's Eyes Set to Kill to Release New Album in June

    Tempe hardcore act Eyes Set to Kill are back with a new disc. The band, who is signed with California-based BreakSilence recordings, will release their sophomore effort "The World Outside" on June 2. The group have spent a lot of time on the road since releasing their debut album last year and mad ... More >>

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    March 23, 2009

    The Loveblisters Breaking Up?

    We've got some very sad news for you this Monday: The Loveblisters are very likely breaking up. No announcement on their MySpace, but we got an e-mail from their former manager, Jack Maverik, saying their upcoming show at Last Exit will be their, umm, last exit, and confirmed the news with an indepe ... More >>

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    March 12, 2009
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    December 25, 2008
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    December 9, 2008

    You Asked For It: Tractor Pull Divas

    Tractor Pull DivasLove Songs for (Insert Your Name Here)(Self released)I haven't been overly enamored of local alt-country bands since I started doing You Asked For It back in September. The New Westerns had a nice sound, but spotty vocals, and suffer from occasional self-indulgence. Instant Hobo ... More >>

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    November 23, 2008

    Why I Was The Last Man In America To Hear Chinese Democracy

    By Martin Cizmar I very well may be the last man in American to hear Chinese Democracy. Almost certainly, I was the last music critic, and among last Guns n' Roses fans. Honestly, though, as bad as I wanted to hear it, I couldn't bring myself to log on to MySpace to hear the record I've been waitin ... More >>

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    September 11, 2008

    The Lost Art of the Concert Poster

    By Martin Cizmar So, hey there, I’m Martin, the new Music Editor here at New Times. It’s Thursday, when Niki usually does her Flier of the Week but, I gotta say, I’m not feeling a lot of the local fliers I’ve been seeing on MySpace this week. I feel like we should be in a Golden Age of con ... More >>

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    September 2, 2008

    Lindsay Lohan's blog like, totally rules. Seriously.

    Lohan's blog has made headlines lately because -- well, because it's really written by Lindsay Lohan, but also because she 1) posted a tirade about her father, and 2) wrote a political blog that commented on Sarah Palin's announcement that her unmarr ... More >>

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    July 31, 2008
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    July 17, 2008
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    July 17, 2008


    No fashion sluts allowed

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    May 21, 2008

    Dephinger joins the Summer of Sound punk show lineup!

    We are pleased to announce that local bad asses Dephinger have been added to the bill for the New Times Summer of Sound punk show this Saturday, May 24, at Exit 7 in Glendale. They'll be sharin ... More >>

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    December 20, 2007

    Source Victoria

    The Fast Escape

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    September 27, 2007
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    July 23, 2007

    Update on Rusty Childress associate Damon Ashenfelter as he attempts to hide his white power views.

    If you're irony deficient, here's one to bite on: Damon Ashenfelter, the self-avowed white supremacist who was identified in Friday's post, "Rusty Childress' United for a Sovereign America: A family portrait," has set his MySpace profile to private, and changed his motto from "Hail the Order. Hail t ... More >>

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    July 5, 2007

    Eyes on the Prize

    Bid for the big time

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    May 25, 2007

    J.D. Stooks' Latest Steez

    By Brendan Joel Kelley Tempe singer/songwriter J.D. Stooks hit me off with one of his new tracks a couple days ago, "10 Lb Coat," which you'll find below. J.D.'s an incredibly talented kid, which you'll hear below and you can hear more of on his Myspace. He's actually out in L.A. this weekend, brin ... More >>

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    May 14, 2007

    The Real Bar closes without notice

    I never went to the Real Bar a whole lot because, well, the service sucked and the setup for their all ages shows left the drinkers (i.e. the ones spending real money) at a sight line disadvantage when the bands were playing. It's nice to still have venues around that the kids can go to, but then ag ... More >>

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    April 27, 2007, the neo-Nazi MySpace, tries to block us, but we will not be denied their naughty white power wenches...

    Come on, Newsaxonites, let's hug it out! Well, seems the neo-Nazi numbnuts at, aka the racist MySpace, have blocked New Times' IP address from accessing their site ever since Wednesday, when I posted the item ", the neo-Nazi MySpace, with hot racist chicks galore." What, ... More >>

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    April 9, 2007
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    April 5, 2007

    Die! Die! Die!

    Check between the toes

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    January 18, 2007

    Moving Units

    You will be too

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    January 12, 2007


    We Fly Our Kites at Night I don't ordinarily get vindictive towards bands that I actually like, but I've got to solicit y'all's assistance in lighting a fire under the arses of the guys in spazz/punk outfit We Fly Our Kites at Night. The boys, who I wrote about more than a year ago here, released a ... More >>

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    October 5, 2006


    Sleeping soon on a floor near you

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    September 28, 2006
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    August 24, 2006


    When piano does not mean quiet

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    July 6, 2006

    Faux Friday, Fools

    It's a bird! It's a plane! No, it's sumo-sized SuperKreme and his bi-lovin' Lois Lane, cold-kickin' it at the fauxShow

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    April 27, 2006

    Heavy Issues

    Whine with a metallic aftertaste

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    February 16, 2006

    Monsters Ball

    Disco Bloodbath it ain't, but the raunch is real and the drinks are cheap at Jonny Noir's Filthy/Gorgeous

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    November 17, 2005

    AZ Local Music Benefit

    Will play for food -- for others

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    November 17, 2005


    Passionate fashion at PAM

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    October 21, 2004

    Dirty Doggy-Style

    The last stand at the Black and Tan and buying panties at the Dirty Dogg Saloon.

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