7 Super Rowdy Music Videos featuring Yungblud, Wthcnvctn, Moons Birds Monsters, Crystalline, Inept Hero, Nervcast, + Sail | YabYum Music + Arts | your PHX guide to music everywhereRead More →

by Carly Schorman – More than one of the youngsters here at YabYum has made fun of me for still using Facebook. And, although I regularly use the platform, I have noticed more and more musicians are opting out of Facebook or social media entirely. Now, as a music blogger,Read More →

5 Chill NeoSoul Singles featuring Sarkis, Jillian Batt, Isak Thomas and The Stoop Boys, HMZA., RIDL, Løv Li, + FARR | YabYum Music + Arts | your PHX guide to music everywhereRead More →


On this episode, we discuss hauntings in the United States as part one of a special two part series. We touch upon 112 Ocean Avenue where The Amityville Horror took place, the Crescent Hotel, The Whaley House, The Winchester Mystery House, and a few spots in my home state of Arizona, including the Birdcage Theatre in Tombstone and Casey Moore’s in Tempe…Read More →


I am Noel Franklin. Glad you asked! I am a cartoonist, illustrator, poet and grant writer. I primarily create short pieces of comic journalism and autobiographical stories. Nonfiction is mostly my thing, though I do enjoy an excursion into dark folk tales every now and then. I’m from Seattle, and I used to draw for the local entertainment newspapers there…Read More →

5 Rad Rock Singles featuring Boyracer, Draem Taem, Promise to Myself, Dfactor Pop, + Victims of the New Math | YabYum Music + Arts | Music, art, culture, desert, zen. Read More →


The Sound of Music is one of the most iconic shows of Broadway’s Golden Age. Known to nearly all, in some form or fashion, and sacred to many. However, popularity can be a double-edged sword. While it equates to a most-assured larger potential audience, there are also expectations that everyone has going into the performance. We all know what the songs should sound like, in the best case scenario. And those preconceived notions are inherently baked in, so the cast always has an uphill battle to fight from the outset…Read More →