An ILLustrated Mess William Reed takes on the YabYum 7! Good Friends Great Enemies made one of my favorite albums of the year, really, truly.  Queen of country in the Valley, DJ Dana, answers the YabYum 7! Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market provide one of my favorite alternatives toRead More →

We really need a new name for this pseudo-weekly collection of things found around the interwebs from AZ bloggers and websites… suggestions are welcome. Did you know you can peruse a considerable amount of what the Phoenix Art Museum has available in their collection online here? You can! I lostRead More →

Well, here it is, another round of AZ music videos! We collected a bunch of good ones for you this time so check ’em out! A Life of Science – “Prisoners No More” Frequis – “Sleeping Theories” Local Wizards – “Thomas Kinkade” Random aka Mega Ran – “Zombie High” JayRead More →

There are so many great new releases out! We’d thought we’d cover the gamut and showcase 3 albums from around the state that completely sound different from one another yet are all awesome. Take a listen! Saint Maybe Things As They Are Tuscon has its very own supergroup, Saint Maybe.Read More →

1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Cary Miller, and I’m a bit of a Swiss Army Knife…I’m the lead singer / songwriter for the rock band Terrible People (based in PHX), and I also produce, engineer, mix, and master records professionally (Tobie Milford’s Alyosha beingRead More →

 by Mike McQuillian At its foundation, life is a collection of tenuously-connected mysteries. What do I do with my life? What happens when we die? What happens next? On her first EP, Kristina Moore (formerly of Finding Grampa’s Monsters) addresses these questions. Recording as Where Are All the Buffalo?, MooreRead More →

Oh wow. There are so many great shows happening this week. This is unfair. There is no way any one person could simply be at all of ’em! If you would like your flyer to be included in our Flyer Friday section, email us at!Read More →

To our beloved readers, We’re thankful for all our wonderful readers, both the ones who have been with us from the beginning and those who have found us in since changing to our new blog format! We’re thankful for all our contributing writers, now and over the years! Especially, MikeRead More →

If we here at YabYum ever throw a music festival, we’re going to ask Anamieke Quinn to host it for us. After spending the weekend at her supremely organized, yet ever so laid back festival in quirky, adorable Bisbee, I can honestly say this was my favorite event in allRead More →

More and more great videos are constantly coming out from Arizona bands! Here’s yet another sampling of what we’ve come across… Bogan Via – “Afternoon Wonderland” From Tea, Earl Grey, Hot Productions – Donny & The Dorks – “Navy Blues” Directed, Shot, and Edited by Tanner Hall – The Oxford ComaRead More →

Performing at Fashion’s Night Out at Neiman Marcus 1. Who are you and what do you do? William Reed aka DJ William Fucking Reed–Phoenix based DJ, promoter, radio show host, music business teacher (GCC & MCC) and producer. I also produce and DJ under the alias’ Blaque Panther Disco (house/nu-disco) andRead More →