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  • Anyone who has been paying attention to the local music scene for the last six years or so has almost certainly encountered the brilliant garage rock of the Love Me Nots at one time or another. Recently the band announced it has decided to take a hiatus, the good news is that the founding core members of the band, alluring chanteuse Nicole Laurenne and guitarist extraordinaire Michael Johnny Walker are far from resting on their laurels in any capacity. Instead, they’ve created a side project that is something of a stylistic turn from their mainstay, in the form of an...

    Zero Zero – MAYDAY

    Anyone who has been paying attention to the local music scene for the last six years or so has almost certainly encountered the brilliant garage rock of the Love Me Nots at one time or another. Recently the band announced it has decided to take a hiatus, the good news is that the founding core members of the band, alluring chanteuse Nicole Laurenne and guitarist extraordinaire Michael Johnny Walker are far from resting on their laurels in any capacity. Instead, they’ve created a side project that is something of a stylistic turn from their mainstay, in the form of an...

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  • It’s a Thurday night at the start of April and it turns out that two of the most amazing bands in town have teamed together to present a collective album release show. It seems unlikely, but electronic rock geniuses Factories will hold their release party for Together, alongside Ladylike releasing their eponymous debut. Both will be supported in their endeavors by Chasing Kings and in order to entice you to the entire splendid event, the cover will be only $5!  This means you can save money for drinks, burritos or perhaps you will think wisely and invest your money into the...

    Factories & Ladylike Double Album Release Party!

    It’s a Thurday night at the start of April and it turns out that two of the most amazing bands in town have teamed together to present a collective album release show. It seems unlikely, but electronic rock geniuses Factories will hold their release party for Together, alongside Ladylike releasing their eponymous debut. Both will be supported in their endeavors by Chasing Kings and in order to entice you to the entire splendid event, the cover will be only $5!  This means you can save money for drinks, burritos or perhaps you will think wisely and invest your money into the...

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  •   Lawyers, as a rule, don’t seem like the type that would rock out on the weekends and record an album that blends the influences of classic rock, indie rock and British Invasion sounds. The idea that four lawyers who met in law school at ASU would play in this type of outfit and release and impressive album seems pretty preposterous, if not remotely improbable.  Yet, somehow that is just who The Vanjacks are and that is just what they’ve done on Seven of Everyone. Across nine songs and forty-four minutes, The Vanjacks compile a sound collage that best represents...

    The Vanjacks present Seven Of Everyone

      Lawyers, as a rule, don’t seem like the type that would rock out on the weekends and record an album that blends the influences of classic rock, indie rock and British Invasion sounds. The idea that four lawyers who met in law school at ASU would play in this type of outfit and release and impressive album seems pretty preposterous, if not remotely improbable.  Yet, somehow that is just who The Vanjacks are and that is just what they’ve done on Seven of Everyone. Across nine songs and forty-four minutes, The Vanjacks compile a sound collage that best represents...

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  • What Laura Says TALK http://whatlaurasays.com Sundawg Records Phoenix groove masters supreme have set to unleash their new EP Talk and their first release for Sundawg Records on May 24th , and this will provide us all with a summer soundtrack to sit around and simmer in for the months of anticipation leading up to a full album release in the fall. Across four songs the good vibes dive thoroughly throughout the blues, with a touch of funk and a whole lot of soul. This is the music which you will find your hips swinging to in the sultry hot desert...

    What Laura Says TALK EP Out Today!

    What Laura Says TALK http://whatlaurasays.com Sundawg Records Phoenix groove masters supreme have set to unleash their new EP Talk and their first release for Sundawg Records on May 24th , and this will provide us all with a summer soundtrack to sit around and simmer in for the months of anticipation leading up to a full album release in the fall. Across four songs the good vibes dive thoroughly throughout the blues, with a touch of funk and a whole lot of soul. This is the music which you will find your hips swinging to in the sultry hot desert...

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  • Peachcake This Wasn’t Our Plan http://peachcake.net Peachcake takes a sonic leap on this “accidental” EP that happened on their way to making, what promises to be, if this record is any indication, one of the best albums of the year. While the EP may well have been an accident, the music found throughout these five songs certainly is not. This is, simply said, mindblowingly awesome.  Peachcake redefines dance music as actual dance music, as in the dance music we grew up with, great beats, meaningful lyrics, aimed purpose and brilliant execution. If you have a taste for when dance music...

    Peachcake – This Wasn’t Our Plan EP Out Today!!!

    Peachcake This Wasn’t Our Plan http://peachcake.net Peachcake takes a sonic leap on this “accidental” EP that happened on their way to making, what promises to be, if this record is any indication, one of the best albums of the year. While the EP may well have been an accident, the music found throughout these five songs certainly is not. This is, simply said, mindblowingly awesome.  Peachcake redefines dance music as actual dance music, as in the dance music we grew up with, great beats, meaningful lyrics, aimed purpose and brilliant execution. If you have a taste for when dance music...

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