Hank Williams the Third, Hank 3 to those in the know, says Dale Watson is one of his favorite artists-- a tried and true country artist--and goes so far to shout him out to audiences at virtually every concert.
This appeal is easy to understand: Watson is a throwback to the early country days of H ... More >>
By the time he gets to Phoenix, Jimmy Webb expects to be over the flu that's been dogging him recently. The consummate songwriter of such iconic hits as "MacArthur Park," Up, Up and Away," "Galveston," Wichita Lineman," and "By the Time I Get to Phoenix," is excited to bring his intimate solo show t ... More >>
Curious 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.
Need even more shows? Check out our special, spooky-themed Halloween Weekend Must-See Show Guide.
courtesy of Dominic ArmatoFall is officially in the air -- so since a couple more foodie summer vacation reports fell from the sky, we figured we'd share. Today: Dominc Armato, who blogs his heart out at skilletdoux.com.
Where I went: Big sky country... Marfa, West Texas. Popul ... More >>
The Sound StrikeArizona activist Leilani Clark, Sound Strike organizer Javier Gonzalez and rapper Immortal Technique pose after The Sound Strike panel at SXSW.A day ago, I told you what happened at the panel discussion The Sound Strike hosted at South By Southwest. The group, which is organizing ... More >>
The Roots are scheduled to perform at American Junkie in Scottsdale on Saturday during the Red Bull Soundclash.Who'd win in a fight between local legends Miniature Tigers and the hip-hop icons of The Roots?
Although its feels like we're making a Sophie's Choice between our two favorite children ... More >>
San Francisco's Monarchs have an interesting new video featuring three Latino day laborers. It is, at turns, both hilarious heartbreaking.The really touching part comes about 35 seconds in when you see how nervous, and probably a little scared, the three laborers who the band pick up in their tour ... More >>
Digital Summer is scheduled to perform tonight at Marquee Theatre.Digital Summer has been on a major roll lately. Their latest album (Counting the Hours) is about to drop, the single "Run Away" is seemingly being played hourly on KUPD, and lead singer Kyle Winterstein claims the band is about sign a ... More >>
By Chris Gray
It's time to rank the best of what went around and came around again.
As punk and disco exploded, the Piano Man's deeply unhip 1978 breakthrough proved that top-shelf Broadway/Brill Building songwriting could still sell - and, occasionally, ... More >>