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by Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen – Since I attended their feverish album release show featuring sets from a slew of local mainstays, Not Confined managed to stab their way into my heart with their unrepentant attitudes and hardy yet good-natured stage presence . With my trusty bong in hand prepared to typeRead More →

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The Foster Family Band set up at The Listening Room Phoenix just to knock us down with their stellar performance of “Masquerades”. Check out the video of that performance below as part of our Songs from the Listening Room series. Plus, make sure you continue on below the video to ourRead More →

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Before the successful release of last year’s Straight Outta Comp, Lumberjerk Records founder Justin Weir already had plans of releasing a second volume. His hope was to feature other bands he hadn’t yet worked with and possibly have twice as many songs on the next compilation, with all the profits continuingRead More →

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by Joe Golfen – Used to be, rock bands put out a record at least once a year. The Beatles, The Stones, everybody. Even with the all the advances in recording technology, most modern bands don’t hold themselves to that grueling pace. But Phoenix rockers No Volcano have pushed outRead More →

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by Carly Schorman – My two favorite types of people in this world are the Dream Chasers and the Art Makers. Sam DeCross was definitely a Dream Chaser. He was passionate about music and committed to pursuing national recognition for Phoenix talent. And then, Tuesday morning, I found he hadRead More →

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Our new interns Shawn and Kody joined Devin and Mark for this Editor’s Choice Edition of The YabYum Hour on Radio Phoenix. Not only do we chat with them about what led them down the audile path, we play a bunch of new tracks featured right here on our website.Read More →

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by Carly Schorman – Phoenix Afrobeat Orchestra Laugh to Keep from Crying Phoenix Afrobeat Orchestra is more than a band; it’s a social force for good that started right here in Arizona… in case you didn’t glean that from the name. PAO brought down the house at The Van BurenRead More →

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Hey all you musicians and music industry mavens in the making, Fervor Records is hosting a music business summit titled, “Mastering the New Paradigm: Forging Your Path in Independent Music”. Now, that sounds like some information we could all use. For this event, the Fervor crew has assembled quite aRead More →