Posts tagged "music"
dent's 'Tweaker' Is Agitated Garage Rock At Its Best

dent’s ‘Tweaker’ Is Agitated Garage Rock At Its Best

Garage rock bands are a dime a dozen and Phoenix's music scene is no exception to this plague. But every once in a while a gem comes along—in this case, dent—that reminds you why you fell in love with this genre in the first place.
koleżanka Hooks Us With "bury me"

koleżanka Hooks Us With “bury me”

For this edition of Rock Blotter, we take a look at koleżanka's quietly cosmic "bury me".
"What Are You Afraid Of" - New Single by Paper Foxes

“What Are You Afraid Of” – New Single by Paper Foxes

The dystopic dance punk of Paper Foxes is back with their latest single, What Are You Afraid Of, released July 1st. With music composed by Uche Ujania, the lyrics represent the pooled fears of all five band members.
PREMIERE: Jerusafunk's Cosmic Debut 'The Hierophant'

PREMIERE: Jerusafunk’s Cosmic Debut ‘The Hierophant’

Jerusafunk is clearly in tune with the inner funk of the galaxy.
PREMIERE: Paper Foxes's "Indica Feels"

PREMIERE: Paper Foxes’s “Indica Feels”

Their auras throb outward. Though the band members are in black-and-white, the external manifestations of their inner beings are anything but. Last but not least, rising from the bottom center of the screen, a six-armed Christopher James Jacobson emerges. Although his arms and posture echo the Indian mother goddess of destruction and creation Kali, Christopher’s...
Words Within The Rhyme: An Intimate Evening Where Rap Meets Spoken Word

Words Within The Rhyme: An Intimate Evening Where Rap Meets Spoken Word

Mystic Blu elaborated on the idea of having rappers sharing poems minus the usual trappings of musical accompaniment or crews. She wanted to capture the intimate power of poetry, to highlight the words, the feelings, the people.
PREMIERE: Exxxtra Crispy's "They Don't Think It Be Like It Is But It Do"

PREMIERE: Exxxtra Crispy’s “They Don’t Think It Be Like It Is But It Do”

The perverted pirates & wicked wizards of Exxxtra Crispy have just dropped their new album. Melt your ears off with this exclusive first listen of "They Don't Think It Be Like It Is But It Do" on PHX SUX.
YACHT on Festivals, The Future, & Making Music For Xenomorphs

YACHT on Festivals, The Future, & Making Music For Xenomorphs

“Renaissance man”, like genius, is a bestowed label that gets overused. There are far more Leonardo Ninja Turtles out there in the world than there are Leonardo Da Vincis. That isn’t the case with the duo of Claire Evans and Jona Bechtolt, the polymath brains behind YACHT. Not only has the pair released astonishing albums...
Soft Deadlines, redactions, and the modern intelligence state

Soft Deadlines, redactions, and the modern intelligence state

It’s common enough to go check out a local band, and find some musicians that clearly got a handle on their craft and a cohesive sound.  But every once in a while one of those damned hooks get stuck in your head and you just have to go home with a copy.  After repeated exposure,...
Rock Blotter — Herbert Walker is Warm, Catchy and Melodious

Rock Blotter — Herbert Walker is Warm, Catchy and Melodious

Warm and vibrant guitar riffs accompanied by melodic horns draw you in, while lyrically, it leaves you wanting more – and possibly curious to sit down and have a cup of coffee with the guys themselves to know the people behind the music.