Apache Lake Music Festival has grown leaps and bounds since its launch in 2010. The festival now spans three days and features nearly twice as many bands as last year's installment, Arizona's beloved local music fest has continued to expand in size and scope in no time at all.
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Apache Lake Music Festival 2012 is on: an official website has been launched, and the festival lineup has been announced, featuring scheduled performances from Robin ... More >>
What Laura SaysWell, it's Friday.
You know, I feel like there was some song that made a big splash this year about Friday...but...I can't quite remember it. Must not have been that catchy.
Your weekend is not doubt packed with holiday parties to attend, but in case you need a break from al ... More >>
Apache LakeIn these economically screwy times, value is an important thing. Apache Lake Music Festival organizer Brannon Kleinlein knows this, and he thinks his music festival is one hell of a deal.
"We have over 30 bands, the whole event is $30, so [that's] less than a dollar a band," Kleinlei ... More >>
Anamieke QuinnDirty Lingo at Rogue BarWhat's a nice way to give a show a classic holiday touch? Peep this flier.Anamieke Quinn, a folksy singer with a strong, spunky voice, designed the flier with a little inspiration from artist Gil Elvgren. "His girls tend to have a wholesome and pure yet sultr ... More >>
If you're looking to score some free food and check out live music in the meantime, The Compound Grill is offering all its "Tweeps" free appetizers when they first start following the bar on Twitter.
www.thecompoundgrill.comFollow @LiveAtCompound, and the north Scottsdale eatery, which fea ... More >>
Get ready for one of the biggest local shows in December, filled with 12 bands on two stages--and when you go, you'll be helping out kids in need over the holidays.
The 5th Annual Rock for Tots event goes down Saturday, December 12 at Olive Branch in Tempe. The event benefits The Marine Toys ... More >>
As we've mentioned before, Fivespeed
is back in action and stronger than ever. The AZ rock band will be one
of eight bands performing for a good cause Saturday, Sept. 12 at Mesa Amiptheatre. The
band will perform along with local groups Lyra the Harp, Shawn Johnson
and the Foundation, Sound ... More >>
Phoenix indie duo Broken Poets will play Last Exit Friday with Shawn Johnson and Joe Myers. The band has been working on a "new sound and presentation," says frontman Tom McDonald and seems to have settled on a slow, moody sound built around McDonald's deep voice and Lana Antropova's delicate key ... More >>
Mesa Ampitheatre will host the MAKE It Happen Music Festival, a benefit for the Cardon Children's Medical Center Music Therapy Program, on September 12. Tickets for the show are supposed to be $10 for the all-ages show, which Gadger from 103.9 will emcee.Scheduled performers include Lyra the Harp ... More >>
Calabrese is scheduled to haunt Atomic Comics during Fright Night on Sunday.
Discount-priced distractions are in abundance this weekend, ranging from Faux Punks and real punks to fashionistas and freaks. Looking for some inexpensive adventure? Here's our weekly list of what's going on.
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Is this the best band in Phoenix? The Arizona Republic is about to say so.I actually try to keep Republic-bashing to a minimum here on Up on the Sun, but, as you'd probably expect of one of the largest papers in the country to never win a Pulitzer, the Gannett-piloted drone just keeps embarrassing i ... More >>