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. See also: Phoenix Mus ... More >>
Curious about what's going on around town this weekend? Need some suggestions as to how to rock, dance, or krump in the Valley of the Sun? Don't fret: These are our Five Shows to See This Weekend.
Tempe's Flying Scorpion might still be a young band, but that doesn't mean they're new to music. As the one-year-old hard rockers release their first three-track disc, Z, at Yucca Tap Room this Saturday, they bring years of experience from former and current local bands like Mourning Maxw ... More >>
Creamy Radio and Last Exit Live are presenting Tempe with a Thanksgiving Eve party at the Sail Inn. Although they aren't promising a turkey like the one this flier depicts, there will at least be plenty of holiday spirit.It's all about giving thanks for local music, which means local music lovers ... More >>
Nick Cave, author of And the Ass Saw the Angel and The Death of Bunny MunroPeople like to dedicate the month of November to specific tasks. Say, growing a mustache (Movember) or writing a novel (National Novel Writing Month). One dude who clearly knows how to do both is Nick Cave. His books, ... More >>
While Los Angeles might be a sexier destination, we are setting out for one of it's many little brothers--the kind of trendy downtown area in Whittier, California. Lead singer Dain Griffin's cousin owns a little bar right in the center of town, so the band thought it would be the perfect spot to st ... More >>
McDowell Mountain Music Festival named its headliners more than a month ago -- Edward Sharpe, Black Joe Lewis and Xavier Rudd probably having the most mass appeal. Now local independent web radio station Creamy Radio has announced the acts playing the local state they schedule. New Times co ... More >>
Gospel Claws upcoming record, C-L-A-W-S, isn't due until October but the first single, "Summer Nights Lakeside" was made available for download from Magnet Magazine earlier this week."The song is great summer sing-a-long about camping, drinking beer, and drowning," they claim. Another track, "Wa ... More >>