Ted Ted

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2007

    Lots of Locals, Live: The Sunset Festival, August 11 at Venue of Scottsdale

    Perhaps the anemic audience at the Sunset Festival caused Stiletto Formal singer Kyle Howard to dive off the balcony inside the Venue of Scottsdale toward uncertain injury (or at least certain expulsion from the club). Perhaps a caffeine binge caused Chronic Future to play an extra-long set. Maybe m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2007

    Conference Fever

    Today's kickoff day for the music industry's biggest orgy of shmoozing, boozing, and trying to see far too many bands in a brief period of time - the 2007 South by Southwest Music Conference in Austin. I won't be there - my illustrious music editor Niki D'Andrea is on her way and will deliver the sy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2007


    Neato! Spent the last week or so immersing myself in the 8-piece live hip-hop/jazz project known as Antedote the Neato Project. If you're not familiar, you ought to be (you can read more about it in the 2/1 issue of New Times). These eight musicians kick out soulful, intricate hip-hop with two MC's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2006

    More Weirdness

    You probably remember Chronic Future if you've been around the 'Nix for a while... "Scottsdale Brat"?? nevermind that shit though, Mike Busse is a sick fuckin' MC these days, and they're down with one of the most innovative/weird/twitchy beatmongers around, Ryan Breen. Breen is known publicly as Bac ... More >>

  • Music

    September 15, 2005

    Live Aid

    How you can help hurricane survivors

  • Calendar

    May 5, 2005

    Big Draw

    C'mon and take a free comic

  • Music

    April 21, 2005

    Casing the Show

    This year's music blowout had strength in numbers

  • Music

    August 14, 2003

    Future Tense

    Chronic Future, long absent from the local scene, reemerges with a major-label deal