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by Jakob Casement

As somebody who primarily enjoys listening to albums with a prominent political theme, All Roads Lead to This by Harsh Mistress offered me the ability to go in a naïve yet satisfying direction with this review. It has enough episodic energy and mood differentiation compacted into each track that it makes you want to skank one second and listen from a couch cushion the next. I was entirely engaged in the listening process from the immediate start…Read More →

7 Trippy Music Videos featuring Calling Blue Jay, Ben Anderson, The Psychedelephants, Royal Teeth, NASTY MAGIC, + Krista Papista | YabYum Music + Arts | your PHX guide to music everywhere. Read More →

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by Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen – I will be the first to admit it took me longer than I expected to review TOSO’s most recent contribution to their world-building concept, The Waste. After experiencing their album release show earlier in April, it almost feels unfair to try and compile their entire existential ethos intoRead More →

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Jacob Unterreiner – Oliver Ackermann is a Renaissance man. He is the singer and guitarist in shoegaze stalwarts, A Place to Bury Strangers. He is also the founder of Death by Audio, a boutique guitar effects company. Along with manufacturing pedals, Death by Audio was a musical collective. Oliver andRead More →

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The T.O.S.O. (they also seem receptive to TOSO) boys stopped by the Radio Phoenix studio just in time to promote their new EP The Cleanse, which came out on February 8. They’re about to release another new, full-length album, The Waste, which comes out next week. Enjoy the hilarious hi-jinks ofRead More →

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Joe and Andrea Golfen came down to our studio on behalf of The Lonesome Wilderness to talk shop and spin tunes. We gabbed all about the release of THE BOX SET and found out about what’s in store for the band. Check it out. Catch The YabYum Hour live everyRead More →

Bogan Via “When You Fall in Love” Ace Harper “Neon Heart” The Blow “The Woman You Want Her To Be” Burning Palms “Nightstalker” King Black Acid and the Crystal Unicorn “The Best Lies” Foil of the Stars “Dark Army” Makoto Kino “Worship Eyes”  Read More →

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Herbert Walker “Paycheck Song”  Absolutely Not “Strictly Top” Jesus on Heroine “Ardhanarishvara” Rozy, Miko and Machi “Free Willie” Mauves “Eh Fille” Dinosaur Love “Kill the Illuminati” Arthr “Balloon”Read More →

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Upsahl “Can You Hear Me Now” This new single from PHX songwriter [Taylor] Upsahl is like that first cherry limeade of summer: refreshingly bubbly and bright as the noon sun. Once you are afloat on Upsahl’s buoyant pop sound, the weight of the lyrics can begin to take hold, butRead More →

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Jesse Konrad “Cruise Ctrl” Tucson’s Jesse Henderson, who records under than moniker Jesse Konrad, undertook this new musical effort following the breakup of his last band, Fischer Kings. Dropping the surname for the middle one, Jesse Konrad follows the indie-folk of the artist’s previous project, but on his single, “Cruise Ctrl”,Read More →