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RPM Orchestra joined us at the Radio Phoenix studios and now the broadcast archive is available for all to hear. We chat with the band about current works as well as their personal song selections they chose to play on the air. Discover or catch up with RPM Orchestra right here…Read More →

by Carly Schorman – RPM Orchestra “Hey You” RPM Orchestra cooked up something special for their new two-track Onus Records single including this new personal favorite from the camp, “Hey You”. The experimental orchestra perhaps best know for their innovative silent film soundtracking at Filmbar even created a visualizer (asRead More →

Pete Petrisko is known for pushing the lines of art and experimentation within his own musical endeavors, like his band RPM Orchestra. For our “Tastemaker’s Ten” series, Petrisko selected some wonderful, and wonderfully strange, tracks that he thinks everyone should know. Pete is currently working on Displaced: An Immersive TheaterRead More →

5 Rad Music Videos

Twin Ponies “Merciless & Masculine” Hermanitos “Betty”   Surf “Salt Water” RPM Orchestra “Bury Mine” Sweat Lodge “Payday”Read More →

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1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Pete Petrisko. I make things and sometimes make things happen.   2. How did you get your start? I first got my start in the late 80s, organizing an art exhibit in downtown Phoenix for painter, and convictedRead More →

Bryant Vazquez “Dogface” Sloan Dylan“Forty Days” The VeraGroove “Rooftops” Marley B “Rear View Mirror” RPM Orchestra “Sunday Jam”Read More →

Tempe Starving Artist makes its triumphant return to print. If you haven’t snagged a copy yet you can check the issue out online here. And don’t forget to mark your calendars for next month’s PHOENIX FMLY FESTIVAL!  Check out this interview with Howe Gelb of Giant Giant Sand from EarRead More →