We've heaped hyperbole on Clarity all week here, and last night's show demonstrated why: from the opening drone of the esoteric "A Table For Glasses" through the soft acoustic touches on the 16-minute closer, "Goodbye Sky Harbor," it's a masterpiece on par with anything released in the 1990s...full story
With Art Detour a mere 24 hours from officially kicking off this month's First Friday was especially arty. How arty? We spotted phallic cakes, pink prisoners, a post-apocalyptic church and a bloody freak show.
Taking a mere 18 minutes to start after opening act Project Penny & Project Jan finished, Brighton's Fujiya & Miyagi graced the stage Monday night at the Rhythm Room to an expectant crowd that most likely wasn't expecting the show they witnessed...full story
My conservative estimate is that today 3,000 to 4,000 people braved 90 degree weather to march from Steele Indian School Park to the Sandra Day O'Connor Federal Courthouse in downtown Phoenix to protest Sheriff Joe Arpaio's immigration abuses...full story
We'll say this about the Giants-Dodgers rivalry: It gets normally sedate California fans riled up. Even at a Spring Training game -- opening day at the Giants' Old Town Scottsdale park -- they were excited for this match-up between divisional rivals who'll play each other another 10 times this...