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The Stakes “Prophecy” The Stakes don’t pull their punches on “Prophecy” and their video for the single adds to the power of that message. And, if you’re part of the band’s Phoenix hometown, make sure you’re at The Stakes’ 5 Year Anniversary at the Crescent Ballroom on February 2nd (moreRead More →

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by Mark Anderson Senior Editor – After years, the wait is finally over. The Stakes, Phoenix’s premiere live hiphop band, have released their debut full-length album, Prophecy. And believe you me, the album was worth the wait. To quote a friend, “this shit is fire right here.” After years ofRead More →

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Lots of rad shows happening this week in addition to what we got here. You can check out more shows happening in the Phoenix Metro Area on our Upcoming Shows page here! You can also click on the show flyers below for more information about those events!Read More →

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AJJ “White Worms” Live at Little Elephant The Stakes “Master Blaster” Jackie Venson “Rollin’ On” Blaenavon “Alice Come Home” Needle Time “For Millions of Miles” Time | Wise “The Girl from Ipanema” Sensae “Lamb Chop”Read More →

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by Carly Schorman Senior Editor – For many of us, 2016 was filled with an incredible sense of loss. From musicians to silver screen icons, it seems as if our daily news feed revealed another hero snatched away from the world we know every week. But, for Phoenix, the deathRead More →

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The Stakes joined us in the Radio Phoenix studio back in July for another fresh edition of Rise! They brought along some great tracks and we certainly had fun discussing the new full-length album, the band name as a verb, and, of course, warehouse shows. Take a listen, and checkRead More →

Mike Montoya KIND Are you fucking kidding me? That was my very first thought as I starting listening to the new EP from Mike Montoya, formerly known as Fatigo. KIND is one of the best things I’ve heard this year. From the moment it starts through to the very end, Montoya proves hisRead More →

Hexs and Miranda The H&M EP Dropping that old school flavor within a modern context, the superb combination of beat-master/producer Hexsagon and rap connoisseur Mr. David Miranda results in Hexs & Miranda and their first album, The H&M EP.  Now both of these gentlemen have been in the Phoenix rapRead More →