Sam Wiley

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2013

    Top 5 Must-See Phoenix Shows This Weekend

    This set of concert recommendations won't apply to everyone, because we don't have one that takes place in an airport on your way back to your parents' house. But if you're sticking around, like me, you've got some options. Like Up on the Sun on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for the latest local ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2013

    The Wiley One Explains "Kill It with Love" (VIDEO)

    Love is one of those things that means something different to everyone. And for their new music video for "Kill It with Love," local funky pop band The Wiley One allowed artist Nathan Shields to apply his own artistic interpretation to the clip, using his speed drawing skills to capture the message ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2013

    Top Five Must-See Shows This Week in Phoenix

    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.

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2012

    The Wiley One Drops New Music Video For World UFO Day

    Think Mother Nature is behind all of those intense dust storms we like to call the haboob phenomena? Well what if the rolling dirt clouds were actually kicked up by an alien spacecraft landing in Phoenix and not the product of atmospheric currents? On any other day it might seem like a ridiculous ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2012

    The Wiley One and Planet X Salute MCA of The Beastie Boys With "Intergalactic" Cover

    It still feels hard to believe. Friday's news about the passing of MCA (Adam Yauch) of The Beastie Boys shocked nearly everyone, forcing us to confront mortality and look back on the group's lasting legacy. "At first, I didn't want to believe it, then came shock and, lastly, my heart sank down into ... More >>

  • Music

    March 15, 2012
  • Blogs

    December 1, 2011

    The Wiley One Explains "Thank You New York" (VIDEO)

    Sam Wiley of The Wiley One​New York is a magical place for a lot of musicians. Frank Sinatra, Jay-Z, and U2 have all written songs about The City That Never Sleeps, and joining the neverending roster is local folky pop band The Wiley One, with the band's new track "Thank You New York."The son ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2010

    The Wiley One Hits KWSS to Promote Marquee Theatre Show Saturday

    ​For those who are still complaining about the lack of local music heard on the airwaves today, they obviously haven't checked out KWSS 106.7 FM, a station dedicated to all local and indie music--which is really cool because you're just as likely to hear bands such as Coheed and Cambria as you are ... More >>