Vince Ramirez

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    May 13, 2011

    The Love Me Nots' Nicole Laurenne on New Album, New/Old Drummer and Beating Breast Cancer

    Jason GarciaThe Love Me Nots‚ÄčIf you're looking for an example of the old platitude that "attitude is everything," you could do a lot worse than Love Me Nots vocalist/organist Nicole Laurenne. Less than a year removed from a breast cancer scare that forced the band into a five-month hiatus, Laurenn ... More >>

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    December 6, 2006
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    December 5, 2006
  • Music

    July 20, 2006

    Country Inroads

    Getting all their Johnsons in a row

  • Music

    May 18, 2006

    Power Failure

    Say it isn't so

  • Music

    April 13, 2006

    Multi Taskers

    The incestuous nature of the Tempe music scene

  • Music

    December 1, 2005

    Tween Scene

    Young bands and fans are all about music

  • Music

    October 27, 2005

    Tenth Power

    Local label Truxton passes the decade mark

  • Music

    May 12, 2005

    Fish Tales

    Catch them before they get away

  • Music

    February 8, 2001


    Local twangers Flathead return; psychobilly combo Grave Danger calls it a day

  • Music

    December 14, 2000

    Y2 Chaos

    Looking back at the Good, the Bad and the Ugly of local music in 2000

  • Music

    September 7, 2000

    Fresh Prints

    Trophy Husbands, Grave Danger to debut new platters

  • Music

    June 29, 2000


    Valley rig-rockers Flathead face an uncertain future

  • Music

    May 4, 2000

    Had a Nice Day

    A Showcase cacophony of music genres and venues beat the hell out of Shelley Duvall

  • Music

    April 13, 2000

    Tower of Power

    CPR offers a breath of life to the Valley Latin scene

  • Music

    April 13, 2000

    Fill 'er Up

    10-gallon hats and 10-gallon gas tanks come to mind when BR5-49 plays

  • Music

    January 27, 2000

    Bomb's Away

    The next chapter(s) for DJ Radar

  • Music

    January 13, 2000

    Country Confidential

    The latest chaff on the local pluck and twang set

  • Music

    August 19, 1999

    Under His Spell Again

    A Buck Owens tribute turns into a celebration of the local music scene

  • Music

    July 1, 1999

    Rig and Roll

    Flathead turns upside-down technique into a winning hybrid of raw country and roadhouse