Benjamin LeathermanWill Anderson at Hollywood AlleyWhen it comes to local music (and apparently, everything) all things must pass. So goes the reign of punk promoter Will Anderson, whose belly laugh, dirty Avail hat, and jovial smile have been a near-constant presence at punk shows in the Valley ... More >>
Will Anderson (right) sings along with a member of My Mind at a 2008 gig.Renowned local punk promoter Will Anderson, who recently left the Valley and is the subject of this week's music feature, has lost count of the number of shows he's attended or promoted over the past 20 years. "I can't re ... More >>
A crowd gathers outside the alleyway entrance of the Underground during its soft opening.By all accounts, the soft opening of the Underground this past weekend was a big success.
According to Erin Peters of the Mantooth Group, more than 160 people turned out on Frid ... More >>
It's been a few months since I had the onerous task of reviewing Tempe punk band VW Trainwreck's super-shitty record Dramaturgy in our You Asked For It column, only to field comments from the band suggesting:1) I did not really listen to the record even once.2) Record companies pay for good ... More >>