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Who are you and what do you do? I’m Cody Rex Chamberlain. I’m a visual artist. I identify as a painter, first and foremost. How did you get your start? Some of my earliest memories of are of my parents painting and drawing. They were both creative people, though theyRead More →

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I don’t even know what to say about the 2016 release from Tucson-based band, Ohioan, except that it is a beautiful and breathtaking album that every desert dweller should have in their personal collection. Empty / Every Mountain was released back in May and contains six tracks of Appalachian-tinged, desert-drone, folkRead More →

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The SunPunchers joined us at the Radio Phoenix studios on a most tremendous of nights. At one point we thought the station might actually combust into flames. OK, maybe it wasn’t quite that dramatic, but it sure was a swell time hanging out with Betsy and Lindsay and listening to the greatRead More →

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The Desert Beats “Nothing Without You” The Desert Beats have been playing shows around the Valley for quite some time, but until now, listening to them on your own time was out. I get it. Put in the time to really develop your sound and learn to mesh well asRead More →

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I think it was something about the name that glazed over Copper & Congress in my mind. Understand, please, that many of our conversations take place in noisy, crowded, music-filled spaces. I must have walked around for at least a little while thinking the band was actually a new bar inRead More →