Richie Havens

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2013

    Former Guns N' Roses Manager Launches Arizona Record Label

    Usually people move from places like the middle of nowhere to big industry cities like New York and Los Angeles to find musical success, and stay there. Not the other way around. But for former Guns N' Roses manager Alan Niven and his wife Heather Vincent-Niven, finding solace in Arizona's godfors ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2011

    Decker: Love, God, and Sex in Sedona

    decker.​The music of Brandon Decker, who records as decker. has proven to be a pleasant surprise. Primarily based in Sedona, an area known more for snoozy New Age, smooth jazz, and coffeehouse folk, Decker's third record, Broken Belts, Broken Bones doesn't sound unlike something you might hear ove ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    Mir German of Miriams Well Talks John Lennon, Portland, and SXSW

    Miriams Well​ Portland is a city that's known for its amazing music scene. So much so that it's starting to give Los Angeles and Brooklyn a run for their money as a place bands looking to get discovered relocate. In such a crowded scene it can often times be difficult to stand out amongst the cr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2010

    Calexico, Sharon Jones, Andrew Bird, to Play Newport Folk Festival

    Arizona's Calexico.​The Newport Folk Festival is historically significant, not just because of its ever-exciting, often bleeding edge lineup, but because in 1965 Bob Dylan decided to plug in and play electric, much to the dismay of a large portion of the crowd. That set forever changed people's id ... More >>

  • Music

    February 12, 2009
  • Blogs

    February 12, 2009

    Concert Calendar for This Weekend: The Non-All-Star Edition

    As our blogger Yvonne Zusel noted a couple days ago, there's plenty of things to see and do in the Valley this weekend that have absolutely nothing to do with the hoopla surrounding the 2009 NBA All-Star Game. And here's the proof to back up said statement: our regular weekly round-up of all the no ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2008

    New Shows: Black Label Society Coming to PHX in April

    It's not often that a bassist leaving your band can make you somehow much more popular, but that's just what happened to Black Label Society. Of course the situation wasn't exactly normal, what with Robert Trujillo leaving the band to join The Beatles of Metal, Metallica. Soon after Bobby T left, th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2008

    Show Announcements: Willie Nelson, Staind, Chris Isaak, Katy Perry

    There were a massive amount of upcoming shows announced this week, including Willie Nelson on the road again and possibly three of the four worst nu metal bands of all time (Staind, Papa Roach, Hoobastank) on a single stage… with the insufferable Adam Carolla. Crooner Chris Isaak and Stro ... More >>

  • Film

    November 29, 2007

    Like a Complete Unknown

    The changing face of Bob Dylan on film

  • Culture

    June 15, 2006

    Tommy, Can You Hear Me?

    A Tommy chronology

  • Music

    April 20, 2000

    The Artist Formerly Known As Print

    Our quarterly roundup of the latest in music books

  • Music

    May 28, 1998

    Renegade Radio

    Radio Free Phoenix delivers everything you ever wanted to know about music but were afraid to request

  • News

    December 16, 1992