I got to interview Priests (who’ll be playing Valley Bar tonight) for the Phoenix New Times. It was a fascinating interview, and one that I looked forward to- their new album, “Nothing Feels Natural”, is an astonishing piece of music.
Phoenix New Times: Priests On George Clinton, Portishead, and Cultural Appropriation
My latest piece for the Phoenix New Times takes a quick look at chart-topping rap dynamos Migos.
Phoenix New Times: How Migos Took Over Hip-Hop
My latest piece for the Phoenix New Times: I got a chance to interview the authors of one of my all-time favorite books, “Please Kill Me.” It took GREAT restraint on my part not to spazz out like a geek during the whole time we were talking.
Phoenix New Times: Legs McNeil & Gillian McCain Look Back On 20 Years Of “Please Kill Me”
Phoenix has got a lot going for it. Plenty of wonderful weirdness to lose yourself in, if you can scratch past the surface. For starters- we’ve got a weekly alien rock’n’roll radio program! I did an interview and profile of the “Aliens With Gass” show for Phoenix New Times. Click the link and check it out!
Phoenix New Times: Aliens With Gass Goes Where No Phoenix Radio Shows Have Gone Before
Here’s an interview I did recently with Fang frontman Sam McBride for the Phoenix New Times. Fang are playing a VD show at Rips Bar, so if you’re in town and you’ve got no plans with your honey, that’s one good way to spend the 14th.
Phoenix New Times: Fang’s Sam McBride Talks Trump And Punk Rock’s Future
Here’s my review of last week’s sold-out, crazy-packed Run The Jewels show at the Marquee in Tempe for the Phoenix New Times.
Phoenix New Times: Rap BFFs Run The Jewels Ran The Clock at Sunday Night’s Tempe Concert
Here’s my latest piece for the Phoenix New Times: An interview with 56th Street Records owner Michael Red on why he’s closing down his local music label after 17 years of putting out downtown albums.
Phoenix New Times: Michael “Red” Comunale Explains Why He’s Shuttering 56th Street Records After 17 Years