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    November 21, 2013
  • Blogs

    December 21, 2011

    Most Innovative Artist of 2011: The Flaming Lips

    ‚ÄčIt's been a very big year for The Flaming Lips.Big ups to Wayne Coyne and the gang, who took on approximately one project in every month of 2011 and somehow managed to pull it off. They're one of the greatest and weirdest psychedelic bands out there, and you've got to love 'em.Let's take a trip d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2009

    Top Ten of 2009: Jason P. Woodbury

    Up on the Sun is counting down the days until the unveiling of music editor Martin Cizmar's personal Best of 2009 list with some other lists from Phoenix New Times' stable of excellent freelancers. Today we bring you a list from Jason P. Woodbury, a New Times contributor, a staff writer at Tiny Mix ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    Lou Reed, Laurie Anderson and a Bunch 'o' Buddhists in Chandler

    Charles GabreanLaurie Anderson's backing guitarist. Lou something."Have you ever been given meditation instructions at a concert before?" the emcee asked as the crowd sat down at Chandler Center for the Arts to witness a benefit concert by Velvet Underground legend Lou Reed, his wife, performance ar ... More >>

  • Music

    June 14, 2007

    Johnette Napolitano

    Hooray, aging hipster

  • Music

    March 25, 2004

    The Strokes

    Out of the garage and into the Valley

  • Music

    May 10, 2001
  • Music

    January 4, 2001

    Tally How

    Pregnant chads and butterfly ballots abound as we sort through the latest batch of local CD submissions

  • Music

    December 7, 2000

    Bitter Pill

    Glendale's Juarez debuts with a brilliant platter of pharmaceutical country-pop

  • Music

    September 9, 1999

    Out of Their Heads

    Anton Newcombe, leader of the Brian Jonestown Massacre, is terrifically obsessive -- and potentially dangerous

  • Music

    July 22, 1999

    Single Live Gonzo!

    Before the double live album, there was "THE SINGLE LIVE ALBUM!" Here are some noteworthy and note-fudging selections.

  • Music

    December 24, 1998

    Critical Mass

    A recap of the releases that made it worthwhile to own a CD player in 1998

  • Music

    November 12, 1998

    Mind Games

    Four-CD Lennon Anthology leans too heavily on inferior versions of familiar tunes

  • Music

    October 15, 1998

    Fizzy, Fuzzy, Big and Twangy

    Roger Clyne and P.H. Naffah embark on a post-Refreshments career with The Peacemakers

  • Music

    February 12, 1998

    Public Image

    New releases by Pearl Jam and Ani DiFranco play hide-and-seek with self-invented myths

  • Music

    July 17, 1997

    Still Waters

    Son Volt's Jay Farrar doesn't waste his words

  • Music

    November 9, 1995