Sid Copeland

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2010

    Copper State Tavern in Glendale Closes Tonight

    Shawn AndersonGlendale punk bar/live music venue Copper State Tavern is going bust.Tonight's a big night for the Copper State Tavern, as the Glendale punk bar and music venue is celebrating its second anniversary. Unfortunately, it's also the joint's final night of existence, as owner Dave Wyma is c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2010

    Jugheads Closes After 12 Years of Providing Punk Rock to the Valley

    Jugheads: 1998-2010. Rest in peace.​I've had The Specials' 1981 hit "Ghost Town" bouncing around in my brain pan lately, particularly the bit about "all the clubs have been closed down." Although the legendary ska song is about the horrors of Tory-era England in the 1980s, that particular lyrical ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2009

    Behind the Bar: Tyler King at Jugheads

    Benjamin LeathermanTyler King does his drink-mixing thing at Jegheads in east Phoenix.​Tyler King is one tough-looking hombre. Sporting a tee shirt for notorious New Jersey hardcore band Shattered Realm and innumerable tattoos covering his burly frame from head to toe, the 38-year-old bartender ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2009

    Jugheads Returns With New Look, Old Name

    Raise a can of PBR in salute, as P-Town punk bar Jugheads is re-opening to the public tonight with a special celebration. As I reported a few weeks ago, former proprietor Tonya Copeland (the widow of original owner Sid Copeland) sold the bar at the end of January to the punk scenester trio of Jason ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2009

    J-Heads Sold to New Owners

    The rumors are true: J-Heads is about to be under new ownership. The long-running east Phoenix bar and punk rock institution is in the process of being sold by its current proprietor Tonya Copeland due to recent financial woes. The deal is expected to be completed by January. And as for the identi ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 21, 2007

    Blast From the Pabst

    PBR and pool go together like pool and PBR

  • Music

    January 11, 2007

    Alligator Rap

    Hippin' and hoppin' in the rain

  • News

    June 22, 2006

    Sid's Kids

    Kreme and Jett down beaucoup Jger bombers at Jugheads in honor of the late, great Sid Copeland

  • Music

    May 4, 2006

    Hard to Say Goodbye

    But Jugheads goes on

  • Music

    April 27, 2006

    Death of Sid Copeland

    Jugheads' proprietor will be missed

  • Calendar

    June 23, 2005

    GG Riders

    Allin a day's rock

  • Culture

    June 2, 2005

    Summer Clubbin'

    Ten nightspots that manage to keep patrons and bands cool