by Carly Schorman – Bobby Baritone “Shaving Private Ryan” Bobby Baritone has a low-key indie style that makes me think he’d mesh well with in Phoenix. Maybe we’ll get a chance to find out this summer when the Seattle performer sets off on tour. Matthew Fildey is the songwriter behind theRead More →

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by Carly Schorman – Sure Sure “Giants” That mild chill in the air has me thinking wistful springtime thoughts and this new single from Sure Sure isn’t helping matters in the least. The airy feel of this buoyant new track has me thinking about ditching the boots and sweaters forRead More →

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Mikey Pro of FORESTEATER joined us down in the Radio Phoenix studios and now that broadcast is available for all. We discuss the vibrant Phoenix music scene, recording an album before having a band, and their show at The Rebel Lounge TOMORROW NIGHT opening for Valley Queen along with DirtyRead More →

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Foresteater “Big Deceiver” So, Foresteater is one of those band’s that snuck up on me. I heard about them, but I hadn’t heard them until it came around time to work on the 2016 awards. Only then did I learn about Nightlife of the Exploding Heads. For shame, I know. Thankfully, Foresteater is on myRead More →

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At the end of year, in preface to our Annual Awards, the YabYum Editors like to take a moment and play their favorite tracks from all the Arizona bands and artists that left an impression on them. This is that show, the 2016 Awards preview. No guests. No witty banter.Read More →

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20 RNA “Delta” The experimental noise act known as RNA released Between The Mountains and Us on Jan. 1st of 2016. The ruckus release included the stellar single “Delta” which mixes a sludgy sound with high energy guitar antics. 19 Aesthetically Sound “In My Feelings” This mellow R&B track from AestheticallyRead More →

Looming “Nailbiter” from The Trundle Sessions Luxxe “Love Me” from Sofar Phoenix   Pure Bathing Culture “She Shakes” Live on KEXP Jon Arckey “Sniffles” from WEEfolk Sessions Foresteater “High and Bright” Blaine Mitchell “Contagious” from Sofar Fort Worth Mondo Cozmo “Shine”    Read More →

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MRCH I Love You But You Don’t Know What You’re Talking About That’s a rather long EP title for a band I would usually describe as terse. They don’t even give us a vowel in their band name and most of their tracks have one word titles. The breathy electropopRead More →