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Tempe's Leonardo DiCapricorn Gets Geeky with Its Punk-Rap Sounds

It's 2014 and high time you got some new music into your playlist -- seriously. And that's doubly true when it comes local music, of which there's an abundance in metro Phoenix. The Valley's music scene is gifted with burgeoning bands and emerging artists who will be making waves and getting attention this year.

Up on the Sun is highlighting more than a dozen such acts for our series 14 Bands You Need to Hear in 2014. Today, local music aficionado Jeff Moses hangs with Leonardo DiCapricorn.

Leonardo DiCapricorn is one of those clever band names that looks great on a flyer and is catchy enough to stick in your craw. The same goes for their music, a pastiche of nerdcore, punk, and rap with just a dash of metal that's both hooky and cute.

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