Treasure MammaL has been one of the weirdest musical acts in Phoenix for a decade, and soon the rest of the country will share Phoenix's spirit animal. Treasure MammaL has been invited by the Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne to play on his upcoming compilation tribute to the Beatles' classic Sgt. Pepper's ... More >>
Yeah, yeah, yeah...we get it Mondays suck (we've read Garfield). But it means the start of a new week, which means a bunch of killer shows in and around Phoenix. And here are a few of the coolest, our top five must-see shows this week.
If you're a Static-X enthusiast, then you'll probably like Pighammer, the new album from Wayne Static. Actually, when Wayne Static founded Static-X, his original vision was the concept of Pighammer--more electronic and industrial, not based on live performance. Imagine plenty of the evil disco, co ... More >>
Dennis GilmanFormer LD 19 chair Pat Oldroyd, Cortes petition-gatherer and supporter of Russell PearceOn Thursday, while state Senate President Russell Pearce was in one part of Mesa, denying that he knows or has ever met Olivia Cortes, the candidate meant to "dilute" the vote in the upcoming Legisla ... More >>
Corey Busboom and one of his photo theremin creations. Click here for more photos of Busboom's and Ryan Avery's works. Last week, local artist and musician Corey Busboom got a rather interesting phone call. It was from Mark Mothersbaugh, the eccentric frontman for 80s hitmakers Devo. The legendar ... More >>
The feisty finch spars with KTAR's Darrell Ankarlow-brow, suggests anger management for an Assistant P-town police chief, and skewers fake Art Detour Gypsies
Pop quiz. Whos Arizonas other U.S. senator? Heres a clue: He makes Dubya look like a liberal
The Killers move forward into the past
Letters from the week of September 18, 2003
With Invincible, Michael Jackson continues to spill blood on the dance floor
The Train is coming to town
After a monumental 1999, the Flaming Lips return to the road, ponder their legacy and look toward the future
The Arizona State hockey team iced tough competition this season. So why did players pass on a shot at a national championship?
For the price of a can of soda, you can give love and shelter to some of the neediest, most neglected albums of the last century
Three decades after the fact, L.A.'s Streetwalkin' Cheetahs make good on that old Detroit Rock City promise
Cardinals stadium boosters aren't telling the whole story to voters
At 67, jazz great Joe Zawinul is just beginning to peak
The sudden demise of Zia founder Brad Singer shakes the local music community he helped to build
Former "King of Probate" faces long prison term for ripping off elderly
Ol' Spider Eyes is back with a new summer tour--but this time, he's left the guillotine at home
21 months after being charged with looting the estates of elderly Arizonans, one defendant dies. The other awaits trial.
FOR PRIME-RIB PURISTS, THE MAKEOVER OF THE SIGNATURE FIFTIES EATERY DURANT'S IS NOT BUTTER-SMOOTH
ACTUALLY, WE'D SETTLE FOR WAYNE DELLINGER