Psychic Temple, Cult Music, And Germ Burns

Psychic Temple is playing the Trunk Space tonight. A collective of musicians centered around Chris Schlarb, the band calls itself a cult band. Inspired by that tag, I took a look at some other bands that either look like cults or operates like one.

Phoenix New Times: Chris Schlarb’s Psychic Temple and 8 More Bands That Put the Cult in Cult Act


Kendrick Lamar in Phoenix

Last night was the world premiere of Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott, and D.R.A.M.’s DAMN. tour. I got a close seat to the action and was (spoiler alert) blown away by the spectacle on hand at Gila River Arena. It was (pardon the francaise) a fucking amazing show. Here’s my review of it for PHX SUX.

PHX SUX: Kendrick Lamar Pulled The Stars Down From The Sky In Phoenix

On Dinosaurs, Dance Parties, And Stilt Walking Musicals

The Phoenix New Times released a list today of the 21 best things its music writers have heard and seen in Phoenix this year. Yours truly contributed three items on the list: brief write-ups on Treasure Mammal, Dinosaur Love, and the Labyrinth musical The Goblin King’s City.

Phoenix New Times: The 21 Best Things We’ve Heard In Phoenix In 2017 – So Far