Rick Southern

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    Last Exit Bar & Grill Closes For Good

    The Last Exit in Tempe is officially donezo.​We had a late-night bombshell dropped on us tonight by Jack Maverik, the former co-owner of the Last Exit Bar & Grill in Tempe. That's right, we most definitely said "former," because the live music venue closed its doors for good as of yesterday m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2009

    The Lowdown on Last Exit's Situation

    Loads of people were biding a fond farewell to Last Exit Bar & Grill in Tempe this past Saturday night at its sixth anniversary party. As I reported last week, the affair was ostensibly the music venue's last hurrah before closing for good due to its co-owners Devin Schulte and Brannon Kleinle ... More >>

  • Music

    December 6, 2001

    Oto So Far

    The band behind the Japanese name reclaims the spotlight from its departed front woman