Yeah, yeah, yeah...we get it Mondays suck (we've read Garfield). But it means the start of a new week, which means a bunch of killer shows in and around Phoenix. And here are a few of the coolest, our top five must-see shows this week.
See more shots in our Bob Log III slide show.I'm not usually much for gimmick bands, but when Phoenix's paltry post-holiday concert calender has us planning to review Cherry Poppin' Daddies and Reel Big Fish within a week, options are limited. And so it was that I found myself at Bob Log III's show ... More >>
I was once in a band. A hobo-themed band, actually. The Hobo Kin played our one and only show at a cemetery in Brimfield, Ohio on Halloween night 2002. We gave our fans – all girls we knew from our college paper – doughnuts.
Ten of the best from Nashville and elsewhere
The Bottle Let Me Down (Bloodshot), Family Dance (Festival Five), Your Shoes, My Shoes (Red House)
Caught in the Webb: A Tribute to the Legendary Webb Pierce (Audium)
Singer-songwriter Neko Case and her musical pals bring country music out of the curio cabinet
Bringing Home the Last Great Strike (Self Help/Truckstop)
Down to the Promised Land: 5 Years of Bloodshot Records (Bloodshot)
Even with impending Willennium looming, 1999 proved to be a banner year for music