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Music Video of the Day: “Smartest Person In The World” by The YeahTones

The YeahTones hit some tender spots with their new single “Smartest Person In The World” and I’m sure anyone with an Internet connection and half a brain feels the same. Afterall, we’re in the Age of Disinformation so everyone with access to YouTube believes they have become adept researchers distrustful of science, scholars, or anyone else with verifiable evidence to support their claims…

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An Insider’s Introduction: The Sugar Thieves

The Sugar Thieves came together in musical love and bluesy harmony more than a decade ago in a smokey dive bar with the fateful partnership of lead singer Meridith Moore and guitar player/vocalist Mikel Lander. Yes, it was Big Fish Pub and the year was 2006, the planets aligned to give the Valley this bastion of music from the American Heartland…

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6 Super Feisty Music Videos

Some of us are getting a bit more carried away than others when it comes to quarantine cleaning and it looks like Kalen Lander of the synth-punk duo Snailmate is one of them. The Phoenix act usually spends the hellacious summer months on tour so one can only imagine they’re going extra stir crazy right now. This video is all the proof we need…

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For the Record: ‘Strange Vibrations’ by Parlor Birds

The much-anticipated debut album, Strange Vibrations, from the Phoenix duo known as Parlor Birds takes listeners on a ride through turns and loops of rocknroll’s history; intermeshed, interwoven, and reinterpreted. Featuring Mike Chapman on “noise, dirt, words” and Chris Kuhar on “thump, rattle, rat-a-tat,” the one constant on the new release is the dusty swagger the band brings to these 11 tracks…

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For the Record: ‘Capacity for Illusion’ by Ultraviolet Communication

Although Ultraviolet Communication (UVC) are relatively new in the PHX music scene, they’re already making waves. Releasing a couple of singles in 2019, the band has now released their debut, full-length album, Capacity for Illusion. All while playing a whole host of shows around the Valley and gigging from Bisbee to Flagstaff of course…

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Spotify Playlist: Winter Chill

As we’re right in the middle of the coldest part of the year, we put together this playlist of chill Winter gems to get you through short days and long nights. Ranging from r&b, indie, and folk to some downtempo and even rocknroll, this playlist is perfect for relaxing at home with a cup of tea or hitting some deserted desert highway on the road for new adventures…

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