Peter Green

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    October 14, 2013

    Top Five Must-See Phoenix Shows This Week

    For the second time in a row there's a state fair show among these top five Phoenix shows this week. Please take it as read that its status as a Must See Show is partially but not entirely dependent on buying your favorite fair food in an enormous basket or bowl, eating it, and then feeling a litt ... More >>

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    October 10, 2013

    Pure Bathing Culture: We Looked to How Records Were Recorded in the Past

    As members of Vetiver, Daniel Hindman and Sarah Versprille explored the gauzy textures of Rumours-era Fleetwood Mac (occasionally recalling the hazy mysticism of the Peter Green era, too.) As Pure Bathing Culture, the duo fast-forwards the Mac dial to Tango in the Night o'clock. No, really: "Pendu ... More >>

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    August 23, 2013

    Five Great Shows We Saw This Summer

    As a Midwestern transplant, I'm having a lot of trouble figuring out what is summer and what isn't in Arizona. I left my last apartment in the spring, back in April, and arrived here two days later in the summer. From what I'm told, it will continue until sometime next April. But seasons were how ... More >>

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    May 31, 2013

    Fleetwood Mac - US Airways Center - 5/30/2013

    Fleetwood Mac US Airways Center See the full slideshow of the concert May 30, 2013 It would be challenging, at best, to attempt to write an objective concert review about a band that your love for borders on obsession, so I'm not going to try. Fleetwood Mac's show at US Airways Arena Thursday nig ... More >>

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    April 16, 2013

    10 Cool Things at the 2013 Phoenix Gluten-Free Expo

    Okay. The expo was crowded, the lines were long, and people always seem to lose their sense of dignity when there are free samples of anything. But there was a lot to be happy about at the 2013 Phoenix Gluten-Free Expo held over the weekend at the DoubleTree Resort in Scottsdale. See also: - Ted' ... More >>

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    April 12, 2013

    Five Things to Eat and Drink This Weekend in Metro Phoenix

    Looking for something to put in your mouth this weekend? We've got you covered. Check out what's on our plate. See also: - Astor House in Phoenix to Host "Mega-Authentic N'awlins Crawfish Boil" on Sunday, April 14 - Rough Draft's Barrel-Aged Freudian Slip: Your Subconscious Will Love It (Free!) Fe ... More >>

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    September 13, 2012

    Blake Mills: Fiona Apple's Guitarist Makes Killer Pop on His Own

    Blake Mills isn't a household name, but like classic sidemen of lore (David Lindley, Ry Cooder, Leon Russell), he's makes an impact wherever he shows up. As a guitarist in Fiona Apple's band (he's performing with her on Tuesday, September 18, at Mesa Arts Center), Lucinda Williams, Cass McCombs, B ... More >>

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    October 22, 2011

    Judas Priest at Arizona State Fair, 10/21/11

    Maria Vassett​Judas Priest Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the Arizona State Fair Friday, October 21, 2010 Let's get it out of the way straight off the bat: I've never been big Judas Priest fan. I don't dislike the band, mind you, but I've never really delved in beyond the hits. (I think I have a ... More >>

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    March 3, 2011
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    February 11, 2010
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    February 11, 2010

    Independent Record Stores, Bands with New Lead Singers, and More in This Week's New Times

    The defunct Hollywood Records on Camelback.​This week's New Times music feature is a look at the slow death of Associated Distributors, and several really cool locally owned record stores. All I'd ever wanted to do was work in a record store. I'd begun collecting LPs in earnest during my freshman ... More >>

  • Music

    August 7, 2003

    Subpoena Me!

    The record industry thinks I'm a criminal. Here's the evidence.

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    July 17, 2003

    Moth and Flame

    Fleetwood Mac remains a troubled, resilient love affair

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    August 23, 2001

    Scenery Stealers

    After seven years, Reubens Accomplice finally delivers on all its promise with I Blame the Scenery

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    January 8, 1998

    Earl of Strat

    After two decades of sterling fretwork, Ronnie Earl emerges as a rising star of the blues