I put on The Ramones' classic 1977 record Rocket To Russia recently in an attempt to join all of my Facebook friends in their collective sadness at the recent death of Tommy (Erdyli) Ramone. I used to love this record, but now, even though I wanted to feel some sense of loss, it became more and more ... More >>
Curious about what's going on around town this weekend? Need some suggestions where to rock, dance, or krump in the Valley of the Sun? Don't fret: These are our Five Shows to See This Weekend.
Carol Blonder secret ingredients Thursday night, Whole Foods Scottsdale looked like a mini set from a Food Network challenge as five regional WF chefs, including hometown favorite (with his own cheering section) Nathan Hirsch, calmly competed in Round Two of the market's Ultimate Food Figh ... More >>
The feds launched a new assault in their fight against medical marijuana today, threatening to seize the property of California medical marijuana dispensaries unless they close within 45 days.If there's no push-back from the states that have legalized weed for qualified patients, including Arizona, ... More >>
It's a felony, sure, but in the absence of real immigration reform, some young, assimilated illegal immigrants see it as their best path to citizenship
This is an installment in The Posse Project, a 12-day series in which www.PHXmusic.com catches up with all 12 guys pictured on the cover of N.W.A's first album, N.W.A. and the Posse. Today, we continue with Ice Cube, N.W.A's main lyricist who went on to become a superstar solo rapper and lat ... More >>
Jeez, J.D., eat something for Chrissakes, you look like an ofay Star Jones! I was monitoring Barry "Gee, I wish I was still" Young this morn on KFYI 550 AM, and I heard a familiar Foghorn Leghorn type-a voice, and soon realized it was my old bud from NC, the former Congressman from Zona CD 5, J.D. ... More >>
Cassavetes Jr. and Justin in a box Timberlake team up for real-life tale of killer potheads
Don't listen to the haters, Katie... Why do the dillweeds on AZ Punk.com so despise startender, party-person & all-around hot babe Katie Rose? Is it 'cause she's attained a level of fame that they, sitting in grubby T-shirts and eating Cheetos before 'puter screens in their 'rents' basement ... More >>
Tweakers, straight and gay, are obsessed with sex. The result is that pregnancy and HIV-infection rates among meth-heads are increasing at alarming rates
Elliott Smith, 1969-2003
Adam Sandler's truly disturbing . . . but deliberately so this time
Arteta's Good Girl transforms a Friend into a voracious cracker everywoman
Blackalicious takes its sweet time moving from underground to overground
Valley rockers Jimmy Eat World prove to be the stuff that DreamWorks is made of.
Former art-world rage du jour Julian Schnabel has a lot to live down in ragged Reagan-era retrospective
Ben Affleck puts the moves on Gwyneth Paltrow in Don Roos' Bounce
Product placement comes to adult videos...hey, watch where you put that thing!
Trashman dreams of Genie, but he never shows
Deke Dickerson and the Eccofonics echo the happy days of '50s rock
Styles of Beyond takes underground back to the future
Jawbreaker, Office Space no laughing matters
Somewhere in a nondescript Kingman subdivision, a mother and wife is poised to ascend to pornographic heights
Trashman sinks his teeth into the unholy union of porn and Vegas
Everyone's in bed together in "family"-oriented Boogie Nights
2 days in the valley: Pulp Fiction with a hanky
Scottsdale's Steven McKay is an accomplished Hollywood screenwriter. His legal war with an ex-lover is as melodramatic as any B-movie.
A TOUGH CALIFORNIA STREET COP CAPTURES THE L.A. RIOTS ON CANVAS
AFTER A LONG HIATUS, COLIN WINSKI REDISCOVERS HIS MUSICAL ROOTS