Music Editor Martin Cizmar is not usually much for gimmick bands, but when Phoenix's paltry post-holiday concert calender has us planning to review Cherry Poppin' Daddies and Reel Big Fish within a week, options are limited. And so it was that he found himself at Bob Log III's show at The Rhythm Room Sunday night...full story
Taking place at some secretive location out in P-Town's desert outskirts, a crew of PHX turntablists held an all-night dance party on Wednesday, December 31, which featured cold booze, hot beats, and fire-spinning galore. (Read the Party Crasher’s report on the party).
Checking out the performances from Sunday, April 22 a Coachella, including First Aid Kit, Justice, Beats Antique, Beirut, At the Drive In, The Hives, Lucent Dossier Experience, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg, and Fitz and the Tantrums. All pictures by Meg Strouse.
Hundreds of thousands turned out to celebrate the long-awaited debut of
Valley Metro’s light rail system on Saturday, December 27, 2008. The
trains were packed and so were the various parties that occurred around
the PHX. Here’s a a look at the some of the festivities that took
Catherine Bell at the Super Bowl? Check. Twilight Fans dressed as vampires? Gorgeous Models modeling low rider-inspired bikinis? Double Check. See the top shots from 2008 in this slide show while we get to work on 2009.
Our investigator of the outrageous peeped the vibe at the newly-opened
nightspots American Junkie in Scottsdale and The Vintage Lounge in
Tempe, and got plenty of face time with fired-up rockabillies and the
lovely-and-large ladies of Club FullFilled during the weekend of
Thursday, December 18,...