Phoenix New Times recently published an excellent list of 17 bands to watch out for in the Valley. I did write-ups of two of the groups on the list- Lana Del Rabies & Willeta.
Phoenix New Times: 17 Metro Phoenix Bands to Watch in 2017
Photo by Winter Calkins
Here’s a short Phoenix New Times piece I wrote about local band The Maine’s new single.
Phoenix New Times: The Maine Emerge From Cocoon With “Black Butterflies & Deja Vu” Single
I had the pleasure of interviewing local artist James B. Hunt (whose Nxoeed blog is required reading for anyone living in AZ) for PHX SUX. Click the link to read (it’s one of my favorite interviews- dude was dropping fascinating tidbits left and right).
PHX SUX: Artist James B. Hunt On Death, Dreams, And CB Radio Drug Deals
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 PHX SUX. This one touches on what happened in Oakland, and why it’s so important to keep D.I.Y. spaces running (and at a low profile). It also features photos from some of the rad Phoenix D.I.Y. spaces of old (Inner City Youth Center, Theater In My Basement, and the Iron Lady- R.I.P. You sweet old house venues).
PHX SUX: Going Underground: On Oakland & Why We Need D.I.Y. Spaces Now More Than Ever
Last night (on that most miserable of election nights) I went to see Death Grips play at the Marquee. Here’s my review of their frenetic, LOUD (seriously, my ears are still ringing) show for Phoenix New Times–
My latest PHX SUX is about a beloved annual Halloween tradition that I’ve written about on here before. If you’re in town tonight and appreciate mind-altering sounds, come out to St. Augustine’s at 9pm in Tempe and open up your third ear.