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Ryan Avery joined us for our third episode of Band Basics and we talk the basics on forming a band, running a label, not sinking your money into backstock plus a whole lot more. Hosted by Mark Anderson, catch this hour long conversation with Ryan and (hopefully) learn a thing or two as they discuss a myriad of topics about being in the music business…Read More →

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Ryan Avery and Andrew Jemsek of Drunk & Horny came down to YabYum HQ to record a session of Songs from the Reading Room. Go check out the band live tonight at Casa Lounge in Tempe with Yairms, Heavy the Lightweight, Alhhla, and Sad Boy Trumpet Club. Thanks to Burning EmpireRead More →

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Ryan Avery of Related Records as well as the Phoenix bands Drunk & Horny and Fathers Day joined us live at the Radio Phoenix studios in the Phoenix Center for the Arts for our bimonthly installment of Rise! The complete playlist can be found below (he played some deep cuts).Read More →

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By Meghan Herring Contributing Writer “You guys should’ve came with me to the show I went to last night,” I chuckled. “There was this crazy-cool band that had two saxophone players, and another was this band with just three guys doing, like, a mix of thrash-punk-ska.” “Where did you go?”Read More →

Samuel L Cool J“Shake Those Hips“ “Shake Those Hips” offers a lofi introduction to Samuel L Cool J if you haven’t yet caught the band live. And, by the way, you definitely want to catch this band live. They offer much more than a retro-rehashing. You’ll get your chance onRead More →

The holiday season is upon us. Decorations are in stores, lights are on homes, Black Friday lurks at the end of this week. It’s here. We’ve decided to tackle the season head on and in style by kicking things off with A Drunk and Horny Christmas. If I were toRead More →

The Limit Club “Condemned Vessel” Drunk & Horny“Bow Down and Die” The Maine “Love and Drugs” SnakeCharmer“Blindfold Eyes” Harris Trucks“2BU” Harris Trucks – “2BU” from PORCUAPA on Vimeo.Read More →

Michelle Blades Zoroaster & Two DevilsFans of Michelle Blades, like myself, should not enter into Zoroaster & Two Devils with any expectations. Turns out the sweet and pensive songbird of yesterday has flown into the fire and emerged fiercely throated and flame crowned. Listeners will hear no ukelele on Blades’ latestRead More →