Robert C. Scott

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2009

    Violet Wild Performing on Channel 12's Arizona Midday This Afternoon

    Saki Photography Quick, synchronize your digital televisors! Violet Wild's gonna take to the Valley's airwaves. ​We admit that this is totally a last minute kinda thing, but we just learned that Tempe alt-poppers Violet Wild are gonna be performing a special acoustic set on today's edition ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2009

    Hairforce at Upper Deck Sports Grill: Move Over Metalhead, Hairforce Wants a Piece of the Money-Making Pie

    Kelly WilsonBobby Scott and G-String give love a bad name rockin' out to a Bon Jovi track. Metalhead must be pissed. There's another hair metal cover band in town and they have G-String, the group's old guitarist who was the most charismatic member of the group. First, let me say I love Metalhead. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2009

    Hairforce Debuts at Upper Deck Sports Grill Saturday With a Slew of Popular Local Musicians

    Watch out Metalhead, there's a new hair metal cover band in town and they have your old guitarist... Whether they steal a piece of your thunder remains to be seen.Hairforce is a hair metal super group featuring some of Phoenix's best musicians including G-String, the former guitarist for Metalhead ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 19, 2009

    Reviving the Rebellion

    Alt-rock fivesome reunites for one night only

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2009

    Mink Rebellion Reunites for One Night Only

    Mink Rebellion: Reunited, and it feels so good.Nearly two years after dissapearing from the Valley music scene, Mink Rebellion is staging a one-night reunion on Friday, March 20, at the Clubhouse Music Venue. The alt-rock/power-pop fivesome made something of a splash during 2005/2006, landing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2009

    Joe Arpaio Blasted by John Conyers, Zoe Lofgren, Mary Rose Wilcox Tomorrow in D.C.

    Check this video the group America's Voice has been using to gather signatures for the anti-Joe petition to be ballyhooed tomorrow. This is one I wish I could be in D.C. for: Tomorrow at 1 p.m., House Judiciary Chair John Conyers, Immigration Subcommittee Chairwoman Zoe Lofgren, and apparently our o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2008

    Violet Wild at Last Exit

    It's nearly 1 a.m. and I'm a few drinks into the night. I'm at Tempe's Last Exit Bar & Grill to watch Violet Wild, one of my favorite local pop-rock bands who used to play anywhere and everywhere a year ago and pretty much whored themselves out in the local music scene - playing gigs almost ever ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2007

    Spring Flowers: New rock from Violet Wild

    By Brendan Joel Kelley A while back I wrote a column about Violet Wild, the band fronted by former Mink Rebellion singer Bobby Scott and Black Moods guitarist Josh Kennedy, along with drummer Joey Schwegler and bassist Phil Fenix. At the time they'd just completed the band's first full length recor ... More >>

  • Music

    December 21, 2006

    Ms. Manager

    A Phoenix power player

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2006

    Wild Boys

    Saki Photography Violet Wild A while back I wrote a column about Violet Wild, the band put together from remnants of the Black Moods (guitarist Josh Kennedy) and Mink Rebellion (singer Bobby Scott). Along with bassist Paul Fenix and drummer Joey Schwegler, the boys were working on an album that's ... More >>

  • Music

    September 14, 2006

    In Bloom

    Cross-pollination creates a sturdy hybrid