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by Mark Anderson Senior Editor – OK, so right off the bat, I’ve been following Jay Hufman’s career since 2010 and somehow each project he’s been a part of feels just slightly better than the last. I don’t how he does it. Or wait, maybe I do. It’s because he pensRead More →

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Phoenix musician Qais Essar fuses modern musical sensibilities to the tradition of classical Afghan instrumentation to create some truly unique sounds in our Western deserts. In anticipation of the release of his new album, Tavern of Ruin, tomorrow night at the Newton, we’re very excited to  debut his latest music video for theRead More →

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by Lenore LaNova Senior Editor I can’t remember what show I first saw at The Trunk Space. It would tie in so nicely if I could remember the exact moment I stumbled into 1506 Grand Avenue for the very first time. I hope it was a revelatory moment for me,Read More →

by Zach Lewis Staff Writer What do you get when you cross a bookstore, with a wine bar, an event space, and a restaurant? You get The Newton in downtown Phoenix. Home to Changing Hands Bookstore, First Draft Book Bar, and the Southern Rail Restaurant, The Newton is a multi-useRead More →