The Sugar Thieves, considered by many the best dance-blues band in Phoenix, have been busy for a while now, playing a regular gig every Wednesday at Copper Blues, touring across the state, and working toward getting an album out in 2014. Oh yeah--and band members Mikel Lander and Meredith Moore we ... More >>
The 34th Annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival began on Tuesday, and we chose to kick the weeklong celebration off the same way we would any soirée -- with a few drinks. Not your simple liquor-plus-mixer drinks, mind you. There was a time when the cocktail was as essential to living as food, and wa ... More >>
DK StricklerName: David Kevin StricklerAKA: DK Strickler Current gigs: Retro Hi-Fi Sundays at SideBar, and private/public events on Thursday, Fridays, Saturdays. Genres spun: House and all it's varied sub-genres, space and indie disco, organic lounge and downtempo.How did you get started as a D ... More >>
Travis EnglerMike Mangan's Big Organ TrioOrgans aren't just for church, as the rock n' roll stylings of Mike Mangan's Big Organ Trio prove. The band, with a Hammond B3 organ taking center stage, perform tonight, October 7 at The Rogue Bar in Scottsdale, and the show is sure to be quite the specta ... More >>
Benjamin LeathermanJoe DiPadova and sax player Shea Marshall jam out at the Merc Bar on Sunday. Click here for more photos from our slideshow. The stylish and suave Merc Bar has always seemed to be a cut above all the other gin joints and laidback lounges that abound in Phoenix. How come? There's ... More >>
Canada's favorite house music DJ/producer Jay Tripwire. CenPho gay and lesbian joint Incognito has a certain reputation in the Phoenix club scene. For as long as we can remember, the darkened, bunker-like establishment near 24th Street and Thomas Road has served as a stomping ground for P-Town's G ... More >>
High schooler has some serious jazz chops. Like, for real serious.
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