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  • Blogs

    November 30, 2013

    Hug of War's Hip Hop Will Make You Warm and Fuzzy and Thoughtful

    When was the last time a rap record made you feel all warm and fuzzy inside? When was the last time you bought a rap cassette? If the answer to these queries is "never" and also "never,'" you owe it to yourself to represent at Parliament in Tempe this Saturday as part of the Day 2 festivities of Ru ... More >>

  • News

    March 28, 2013
  • Blogs

    March 5, 2013

    Herb Box's LaDawn Driscoll: Caramelpalooza Candymakers 2013

    As the chefs competing in Smeeks and Chow Bella's fourth annual Caramelpalooza -- coming 7 p.m. Friday, April 5, at UNION -- get out the candy thermometers, we've got our pens ready to introduce you to the faces behind the caramel. LaDawn Driscoll might be a newcomer to the Caramelpalooza competiti ... More >>

  • Film

    October 11, 2012
  • Blogs

    October 2, 2012

    Nick Lowe, The Musical Instrument Museum, 10/1/12

    Nick Lowe @ The Musical Instrument Museum|10/1/12If the tag "The Jesus of Cool" strikes you as hyperbolic or overblown, you've never watched 63-year-old Nick Lowe strut onto the stage, strap on his big Gibson J-200, and proceed to crack jokes and break hearts for 90 minutes. Lowe, with his easy En ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2010

    Norah Jones at Dodge Theatre: Hmmm... Just So-So

    ​"This place is BIG," said Norah Jones in a self-effacing way to the nearly packed house at Dodge Theatre. The way she delivered the statement made it sound like she wasn't worthy of playing such a fancy concert hall. Turns out it was half-true. Wearing an electric-green dress and yellow pumps, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2009

    Obama on Noggin Channel for Kids is No April Fool's Day Joke

    Cable's Nickelodeon Channel suddenly turned political before last year's election, and its spin-off channel for pre-schoolers, Noggin, featured Obama spots for Black History Month.But now it's April, and blatant Obama propaganda is still being run on Noggin, as we saw this morning. Here are the word ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2008

    Joss Stone at Celebrity Theatre: Wednesday, April 2, 2008

    One reason I wanted to see a live performance featuring Joss Stone – the white girl who sounds like a black soul singer (what does that lame stereotype written by critics even mean?) – was to see if she was legit.

  • News

    March 8, 2007

    Tohono O'odham With Love

    Move over, Dannielynn; Anna Nicole's Native son is alive and well on the Tohono O'odham reservation, and he may be the rightful heir to the tabloid temptress' millions

  • News

    May 19, 2005

    Big Cheese

    Valley export Mark Davis plots to kill his lounge-pimp alter ego, Richard Cheese

  • Film

    September 4, 2003

    Sucks, Dickie

    Just how does David Spade keep getting work?

  • Film

    May 15, 2003

    Think Different

    Could it be that this year's crop of summer movies actually requires a brain cell or two?

  • Music

    March 21, 2002

    Cyber-Hit Factory is connecting aspiring songwriters with the teen-pop music machine

  • Music

    December 27, 2001

    Distilled Gin

    The Gin Blossoms re-form again, and this time it might be for more than one gig

  • Music

    November 1, 2001

    Sturdy Branch

    Sedona's contribution to teen pop has emerged as the anti-Britney

  • News

    November 2, 2000

    Down Memory Lame

    Who's trekking to a Hollywood motel to see faded luminaries?

  • Music

    August 3, 2000

    In Sync

    The Dark Side of Oz? Man, that's just the tip of the iceberg.

  • Culture

    October 22, 1998

    The Muzak Man

    From TV's "Greg Brady" to legit's "Harold Hill," former child star Barry Williams can't save River City

  • Calendar

    February 5, 1998
  • News

    May 1, 1997
  • News

    January 18, 1996