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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 →

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Lumberjerk Records is putting out its first compilation, Strait Outta Comp, and it combines two of our favorite things: good music and a good cause. The label, and its forthcoming compilation, are the brainchild of Justin Weir (of Celebrations Guns fame) and features a smorgasbord of Arizona alt- and indie- artists,Read More →

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Courtney Marie Andrews “Irene” John Murry “Wrong Man” Steve Benjamins “Purification Ritual” Simon Alexander “Won’t Be Found” The Lonesome Wilderness “Stay Out of the Sun” Beyries “Son” Murder Murder “I’ve Always Been A Gambler”Read More →

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by Carly Schorman Senior Editor – Howe Gelb The Open Road – Arizona Amp & Alternator Singer-songwriter Howe Gelb is practically synonymous with the Tucson sound: something a little dusty and desolate. Back in February, Gelb released the aptly-titled album, The Open Road – Arizona Amp & Alternator, which offersRead More →

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Southern psych rockers known as The Lonesome Wilderness dropped their self-titled debut last year around this time and now their ready to release their new music video for the track, “Tropicana”, right here right now. Check out the video and then read our Q&A with The Lonesome Wilderness about theRead More →

1. Who are you and what do you do? My name’s Joe Golfen and I’m a musician and writer in Phoenix, and the lead singer and guitarist for The Lonesome Wilderness. I like to describe our sound as Southwestern garage rock, bringing in a lot of 1960’s rock and rollRead More →

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The Lonesome Wilderness came down to YabYum HQ to record our second installment of Songs from the Reading Room! This stellar Tempe band has that dusty desert sound we love so very much. Check out the video and then make plans to see The Lonesome Wilderness live this coming month.Read More →

by Song River Staff Writer Never reckless, always deliberate, lead vox/guitarist Jedidiah Foster of The Bittersweet Way chatted a bit with Song River, staff writer at YabYum, about their new album, Songs We Want to Sing, due out later this week! Song River: Let’s talk about the songwriting on this new album, SongsRead More →

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The Lonesome Wilderness The Lonesome Wilderness I’m hooked on the southwestern sound of The Lonesome Wilderness. The Phoenix five-piece manages to infuse just enough garage grit in with their windswept psychedelia to keep things feisty. Their self-titled debut opens with “Cigarettes”, the first single from the EP. This track definitely putRead More →

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There is Danger “Youth” There is Danger is definitely a staff favorite here at YabYum. It’s really not surprising once you give the band a listen. The music is orchestral and the lyricism subtle while There is Danger creates a dream-pop transcendentalism that will sweep you away. “Youth” is the first single we’ve heard fromRead More →