Like a hibernating sasquatch, the Phoenix music scene, missing for a few weeks, is raging back with a vengeance this weekend. There are not only a boatload of shows, but there are two major music events, the Phoenix Rock Lottery at Crescent Ballroom and the final Valley Fever show, a showcase of local country music talent, no less, at Yucca Tap Room.
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Provided your hangover from New Year's Eve has subsided and you're game to brave a potential five minutes of snowfall, here are our concert picks for the weekend. Check out even more options over at our comprehensive concert calendar.More »
Provided you've digested all the Christmas goose and recovered from a wicked eggnog-induced hangover, there's a whole slew of live music options happening in Phoenix this weekend. So un-deck the halls and put away your Christmas albums, and get ready to enjoy the Phoenix music scene as it shakes off the dust and prepares for New Year's Eve. Here are our six top picks for concerts this weekend, and browse our comprehensive concert calendar for even more selections.More »
Here are our picks for the weekend's best musical entertainment. Be sure to check our comprehensive concert calendar for more options.More »
If you miss Halloween already, there's always Los Dias De La Crescent
Crossing our fingers, but we haven't heard a single Christmas song yet. We hope the holiday hasn't yet entered your ears either, and to keep it that way, here are six suggestions for great music to hear this weekend that won't make you want to strangle yourself with tinsel.
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Holy Saturday, Batman.
Walk around anywhere in downtown Phoenix this weekend, and you'll find music. With concerts at Civic Space Park, Portland Parkway, CityScape, and all the usual venues like Crescent Ballroom (which has a slew of great shows this weekend), you're pretty much guaranteed to have a good time. And why shouldn't you? We dwellers of the Valley of the Sun have only a limited amount of time to enjoy the great outdoors, so you might as well get your fill while you can.
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Melissa Fossum GWAR
Darkness falls across the desert. Costumed peeps with orange drinks flirt. Phoenicians crawl in search of bands, providing entertainment for all the land. And whosoever shall be seeking musical help, should our list of parties and concerts consult.
Well, there's only so much co-opting of Vincent Price and Michael Jackson you can do before you give up and go another direction. Halloween isn't the only thing happening this weekend, and we've rounded up the best of what's happening Saturday and Sunday as well. Happy Halloween, and read this webcomic if you want to be absolutely terrified (but not if you have heart problems).More »