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by Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen – The invitation sitting on my desk simply titled The Variety Show Spring Fling 2019, hosted by Jason Brock, promised a massively packed-lineup. And who doesn’t love an invitation to an exclusive, invite-only event? Leading up to the actual night, and to build up the element of suspense,Read More →

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Who are you and what do you do? I’m Jeff Schaer-Moses and I consider myself to be an all-around music person. I am most well known for being a music writer and photographer, as well as a promoter. But I have also worked in public relations and managed bands, producedRead More →

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by Carly Schorman – Edie Miller and her husband, Garyn Klasek, have been steady scene supporters in Phoenix for just about the whole time YabYum’s been around. Now, all you musicians seem to think that it’s your *rad* sound that makes The Scene and all you promoters seem to thinkRead More →

Who are you and what do you do? I am a photographer with varied themes and a photo historian. I have been all over the world: Fiji, Paris, El Salvador. Recently I have worked on a major project covering the first 100 years of Arizona’s economic history as curator andRead More →

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All photos by Matty Steinkamp Contributing Photographer The McDowell Mountain Music Festival (or M3F), invaded Hance Park in Downtown Phoenix this past weekend for three days of music, hula-hooping, craft beer, food trucks, and, of course, more music. National acts like Animal Collective, Beck, Kid Cudi, and the Avett Brothers (myRead More →

by Henri Benard Contributing Writer & Member of decker. Photos by Art Heffron This past year has been so serendipitous in the world of decker. Even though we all shared some ups and downs together (as life will do to us all), we released our new record Patsy to amazing reviews,Read More →

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Dadadoh joined us at Phoenix Center for the Arts for Rise on Radio Phoenix! He brought along his own photographer and a slew of great songs to share. Check out the podcast here! The complete playlist can be found below! Thanks to Frank C. Photography for use of the picture! CompleteRead More →

Who are you and what do you do? Song River: Human, with many faults and frailties, trying my best to live in a way that shows my faith. Mostly take up space, consume mass quantities of food, and breathe. Such an odd question really, as who and what is me.Read More →

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Who are you and what do you do? My name is Christopher Gilbert and I’m a local Colorado Springs landscape photographer, who also works in the camera industry in camera sales and education. I absolutely love my job because it not only allows me to play with the latest andRead More →

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A Triple Decker of Roots Rock Americana Hit the Valley at Last Exit Live May 8th Song River Contributing Writer Tramps & Thieves has long been a favorite among the roots rock fans. Sharing vocals, Scott Howard and Emmett DeGuvera always engage their audience, as they poke fun at themselvesRead More →

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by Zach Lewis Contributing Writer “No one was Safe. No one was Sober.” This quote from Saturday’s main organizer of debauchery, A Claire Slattery, perfectly sums up what was an exciting evening of community support and indulgence. Situated just west of Arizona State’s main Tempe campus, the Maple Ash (Farmer Wilson)Read More →

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  1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Scott Russell and I take photos. 2. How did you get your start? The technical beginning for me was high school photography class. I immediately took to it and loved the whole process from shooting to developingRead More →