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Garrett Takes Some Alone Time

Radio Phoenix Broadcast of The YabYum Hour: Garrett Takes Some Alone Time

After conducting interviews for the past 3 shows, Garrett is taking it back to his quarantine roots on this edition of The YabYum Hour. Garrett chats about some newly discovered AZ artists, the Spotify playlist he and Senior Editor Mark share together, and plays a bunch of rad tunes. Spend some alone time with Garrett and The YabYum Hour…

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An Insider’s Introduction: Blaze Rock

I first got tuned in to Blaze Rock, aka Marlos Hill, with the late-2016 release of his single, “Defy Gravity”. The next year would see enough new output from him to make me feel like a lifelong fan. After revealing a treasure trove of albums, Blaze Rock took a step back for a few years to focus back on the creation side before he was ready to release a whole new slew of records…

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Spotify Playlist: Featured on YabYum

Sometimes it takes us a month or two for songs that we’ve featured to appear on one of our permanent Spotify playlists. We decided that a revolving playlist was necessary to not only feature songs in a more timely manner, but also to showcase the variety of music that we cover. We’re now proud to present our “Featured on YabYum” playlist. Make sure to save your favorites because this playlist will update every few weeks!

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Music Video of the Day: “Sabotage” by BBXO

I don’t know if you have any positivity pushers in your life, but they’re out there and sometimes it’s hard to explain that positivity is often a privilege. BBXO “wrote this song for all the people who have had so many bad things happen to them that they have become afraid of happiness: and so, every time that they are offered a chance at happiness, they sabotage it…

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Music Video of the Day: “CIGAWEED” by Kwalified

It’s the middle of the week and we could all use a moment to mellow out and focus on the approaching weekend. Kwalified is here to give us that moment of zen with his chill new track “CIGAWEED.” The artist took a timeout on this song to work through some of the difficult emotions following a rough year. I wonder what sort of mellow track he’s going to come up after surviving this year. I mean, damn…

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Music Video of the Day: “BLACK LIVES MATTER” by Dax

We first featured Dax last September with his single “Wack Ass Rappers 2.” A lot has changed since then for the world and for this artist. Right now, a lot of musicians are delivering their own message on the importance of the movement sweeping across the globe, but Dax achieves something uniquely powerful with his track, “BLACK LIVES MATTER.”

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