INTERVIEW: Bit-Flip spotlights local EDM artists (VIDEO)

Image: Sejo Basic “Is there an underground electronic movement in Arizona?” asks Bit-Flip founder and Tempe local musician Cory Bergquist. “Yes,” he affirms, “there is.” “It’s so underground, only the people making the music know about it,” he continues. And that includes Bergquist, who goes by the moniker Tribal Leader. With this in mind, he created Bit-Flip…

We’re on Instagram!

Let’s keep this post short and sweet. Follow us on Instagram, won’t you? http://instagram.com/indi_az_music As it says on the page, our Instagram account will feature music/artist spotlights, bite-size reviews and more. Here, we’ll keep you in the loop re: upcoming shows, newly released albums and songs we just really, really like. Have ideas on what…

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Dry River Yacht Club 1/10/13 At Crescent Ballroom

There’s nothing quite like a Dry River Yacht Club (DRYC) show. Bodies flailing, jumping, shaking and thrashing about — and that energy is due 100 percent to DRYC’s raw, exuberant, Gypsy western folk music. It was the second night of DRYC’s “Cresidency,” or Crescent Ballroom residency, and their singles release party. In fact, you can…

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Valley Venues: The Sail Inn

Unfortunately the Tempe location of the Sail Inn is now closed, the venue is now called Cactus Jack’s and is in Ahwatukee. Here is our rundown on what the Sail Inn used to offer (just for memories sake): About the Sail Inn The Sail Inn was one of the first dive bars I frequented when I moved…

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Valley Venues: Crescent Ballroom

Everything you needed to know about Crescent Ballroom. About Crescent Ballroom Opened in October 2011, owner Charlie Levy transformed the F.L. Hart Garage into the live music venue it is today, hosting a wide range of local and national musicians and artists. This triple-threat hosts seven nights of live music and a full-service bar, as…