golden boots 700

by Mark Anderson – Golden Boots have been a band for 15 years. Think about that. What were you doing 15 years ago? Half of you probably were not playing in the same band as you are now and the other half of you weren’t even double digits yet. Meanwhile,Read More →

7 Super Cool Music Videos featuring XIXA, Fairy Bones, Pi Ja Ma, Pro Teens, Jackie Venson, Arms Akimbo, + Emergency Tiara | YabYum Music + ArtsRead More →

indie 700

5 Stellar (and Eclectic) Indie Singles featuring Asian Fred, The Nova Darlings, UPSAHL, Tim Carr, + Appleby | YabYum Music + Arts, your PHX guide to music everywhere…Read More →

songs 500

by Carly Schorman – The Wanda Junes “All Roads End” The Wanda Junes released a brand new album, Today, on cassette last week, but they teased fans with this closing number beforehand. “All Roads End” has a solemnity that feels hard won through hard living. And the sentiments contained within the lyrics areRead More →

Katie Haverly 500

By Ashley Naftule – “I sing something into the air — that’s where it starts for me.” Katie Haverly is telling the oldest story in the book: In the beginning was the Word. Nothing, split open into the fullness of life by a vowel, a note, a vibration humming outRead More →

5 fresh HipHop singles 500

by Carly Schorman – Mouse Powell “Coffee” Picking just one single to feature from Mouse Powell’s latest album is a challenge in of itself. The album features some choice guest spots from PHX musicians, like Jason Devore of Authority Zero and Andy Chaves of Katastro. “Coffee” mixes musings on love andRead More →

baby tooth 500

by Mark Anderson – My favorite thing coming out of Tucson in the past couple of years, musically speaking, isn’t a band at all. It’s a tape label. Baby Tooth has now released 30 albums since 2016 and there are no plans to stop. Two of their releases won 2016 AwardsRead More →

soulful 500

Heart Society “Rocket” Teneia Sanders-Eichelberger and Benjamin Eichelberger, the married duo behind Heart Society, called the Valley home not too long ago and they have the Phoenix New Times awards to prove it. In 2015, they cashed out and bought a trailer to take their musical message to the road. FastRead More →

3 rowdy new 500

by Carly Schorman – The Exbats I Got the Hots for Charlie Watts This album landed on my desk just in time for the warming Phoenix weather. I’m ready for shorts and pool parties and lofi garage punk that has a carefree go-fuck-yourself-for-interfering-with-my-fun attitude. The ExBats [from Bisbee!] capture thatRead More →

soulful 500

Carlos Arzate “Broken Glass” “Broken Glass” is the first single from Carlos Arzate’s forthcoming release, Camaleon. The Tucson songwriter went back to soulful music of Otis Redding and Sam Cooke to find the right tones for this latest endeavor and the end result is powerful.  A moving declamation for this era ofRead More →

rifle 500

by Mark Anderson – The Tucson band known as The Rifle is a welcome addition to the Arizona music scene and their new album, Anabasis, proves a testament to the emotive power of desert rock. Their new album, Anabasis, is a definite Must Hear. Combining the singing-songwriting talents of Nelene DeGuzman (whichRead More →

when in az vol 2

Hey all you music-makers in Arizona! Have you picked out your cover song yet?? We know the summer sort of got away from a lot of us so When In AZ decided to extend the deadline for submissions to it’s latest compilation. So, stop panicking. The When In AZ Vol.Read More →