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Ruca came down to YabYumHQ and delivered some positive vibrations for our latest Songs from the Reading Room session. Make sure to check out both “The Leavin’” and “Get It Back” below! “The Leavin’“ “Get It Back“Read More →

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Haley Grigaitis joined us live on the air at Radio Phoenix for a lively hour of music and conversation. The complete playlist can be found below. Listen to the podcast here… Complete Playlist:  Ruca “The Leavin’” Fayuca “Dirty Girl” Coobee Coo “Never Gonna Leave Your Side” Bogan Via “Kanye” Fairy BonesRead More →

Phantom Party “Derby Daze” Phoenix trio known as Phantom Party is relatively new on the local circuit but they started making waves with their debut EP, Phantom Party, which was released back in May. The band already has a new single, “Derby Daze”,  complete with the carefree indie sound I associate with summer daysRead More →

decker. “Spades” from KJZZ’s Tiny Desert Concert CooBee Coo “You’re the One” from Live at The Farm The Hourglass Cats “Sense” featuring Ruca Arroyo Deathmatch “Death Rides a Bike” on The Trundle Sessions Sara Robinson & The Midnight Special “Learn How to Love”Read More →

Bogan Via “Gatsby” Motobunny “Motobunny” Couches “Thinkin’ About Money” EL “The Cave”  Ruca “Just Begun”Read More →

decker. “O.D.B.” on Under the Marquee Human Behavior “Eat the Wind” on the Trundle Sessions Stephen Steinbrink “Sand Mandalas” on Gold House Sessions You Me & Apollo “I Don’t Want to Be Loved” on the Gondola Sessions Ruca “Where is the Love?” on Airstreams SessionsRead More →

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Good Friends Great Enemies “Through My Window Pane” This is a stellar band. So good in fact that we’re not totally weirded out that they seem to dress up in their practice space to play. Just a little weirded out. Panama hats and panda masks aside, this is a rad bandRead More →

Skinny Shamans “Skeleteen” Cheery-sounding sad-bastard music might be my new favorite genre. There’s just something about the sweet and cynical all mixed up together and set to a beat you can bop your head to. That’s what you get with the Skinny Shamans: fun-loving music for your world-weary soul. CheckRead More →

by Carly Schoman I first heard Ruca perform in Bisbee for the Sidepony Express Music Festival. The female-fueled, smokey-blues groove took me aback. I sat through the entire set which is saying something considering the social atmosphere that pervaded the festival where every performance was interrupted by five people youRead More →

If we here at YabYum ever throw a music festival, we’re going to ask Anamieke Quinn to host it for us. After spending the weekend at her supremely organized, yet ever so laid back festival in quirky, adorable Bisbee, I can honestly say this was my favorite event in allRead More →