Scorpion vs. Tarantula “Looking Up at Down” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram Wyves “Mar-a-Lago” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram – Release Show Tired All The Time “Bone Dry” Facebook – Instagram – Bandcamp Mute Swan “Enough Fun” Facebook – Twitter – Instagram – Bandcamp Uncomely “Fun Times” Facebook – Twitter – InstagramRead More →

Wyves “Bitch Has Got Problems” The Phoenix four-piece known as Wyves is known for sassy and sexy rocknroll. In fact, their brand of rock harkens back to the 1970s when the phrase “Sex, Drugs, and Rocknroll” was first coined (no surprise).  Wyves’ latest single, “Bitch Has Got Problems”, is asRead More →

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Paper Foxes “Indica Feels” Maïa Vidal “Mama (Told Me So Again)” Wyves “PUPPYCAT” Scattered Melodies “Trying to Find Me” Drop Legs “Lizzy” The Sink or Swim “Arizona” Jawni Doo Dat “Joleene”Read More →

by Joe Golfen Staff Writer Though it’s held in a park in the middle of downtown Phoenix, which is built atop a tunnel that runs above a freeway, the McDowell Mountain Music Festival really does feel like it’s own peaceful world. A better world really. It’s a place where earlyRead More →

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At the end of year, in preface to our Annual Awards, the YabYum Editors like to take a moment and play their favorite tracks from all the Arizona bands and artists that left an impression on them. This is that show, the 2016 Awards preview. No guests. No witty banter.Read More →

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20 Sundressed “Autopilot” Directed by Cory Davis 19 Sugar Skull Explosion “I Don’t Want To” Directed by Plastic Monsters 18 Confetti Club “Clutches of Emotion” Directed by Justin Humbert 17 Dadadoh “Do It” Directed by Bryan Preston 16 The Brothers Comatose “Black Light Moon” Directed by Colin Blackshear 15 Injury Reserve “All This Money”Read More →

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20 RNA “Delta” The experimental noise act known as RNA released Between The Mountains and Us on Jan. 1st of 2016. The ruckus release included the stellar single “Delta” which mixes a sludgy sound with high energy guitar antics. 19 Aesthetically Sound “In My Feelings” This mellow R&B track from AestheticallyRead More →

by Lenore LaNova Senior Editor I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, there just isn’t enough rocknroll in rocknroll these days. Too much of contemporary music that is termed “rock” is toned down by other influences, like indie or Americana. What happened to good ol’ fashioned, ass-shakin’, barroomRead More →