• Blogs

    April 10, 2013

    Country Thunder Schedule 2013: Every Act on Every Stage

    Arizona's leg of Country Thunder 2013 begins Thursday, April 11, in Florence, and if you haven't decided whether to go already you have some ticket-buying decisions to make in a hurry. It's with that in mind that we at Up on the Sun are providing the following public service: A complete schedule of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2011

    The Top 8 Beers for Stoners ​Hey, man. Have you ever looked at your hands? I mean, really looked at them? They're amazing! They're so...touchy. Whoa. Anyway, today medicinal marijuana became legal in Arizona. Seriously! We were all like, "Legalize it, man!" and they were all, "Okay!" Anyone with the proper ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2009

    You Asked For It: The Dagg Nabbit Stubbs

    Few bands are anywhere near as funny as they think they are -- The Dag Nabbit Stubbs is an exception. I mean, they're not, like hilarious, but they play their hand for all it's worth, backing up their redneck rock posturing with a sound like what the dead and zombified Skynyrd boys might make after ... More >>

  • Film

    September 22, 2005

    Retro Fits

    Skating on the '70s vibe

  • News

    February 7, 2002

    Furious George

    Is Scottsdale ready for four more years of political scrutiny from George Zraket? It all depends on who you ask.

  • Best of Phoenix

    September 20, 2001
  • News

    June 21, 2001

    Junkyard God

    Professional pack rat Gus Brethauer turns trash into treasure at the state's strangest museum

  • News

    February 8, 2001

    Song of David

    Singer-songwriter overcomes addiction, jail, homelessness and psych wards to start a family and pen some of the best songs you've never heard

  • Calendar

    December 16, 1999
  • Calendar

    December 24, 1998

    Branch Management

    Recycle your Christmas tree

  • News

    June 4, 1998

    Rattling Cages

    Some people golf. Some people fish. Some people collect stamps. Dale Burton spends his free time studying and caring for rattlesnakes.

  • News

    May 22, 1997

    Crowded Houses

    City overrules planning staff, neighbors in approving a zoning commissioner's dense residential project

  • News

    March 14, 1996

    Killing Time at Shadow Mountain High

    When bad things happen to good neighbors

  • Music

    October 19, 1995