Selecta J Cut at The Dublight Zone

The Dublight Zone @ Palo Verde Lounge (REVIEW)

Walking into The Dublight Zone at the Palo Verde Lounge, which fits the description of your average dive bar, I was reminded of small punk and metal shows that share the same style of venue. It seems all types of alternative music take refuge in local dive bars, setting up makeshift stages, bring their own personal sound equipment,…

Playboy Manbaby at The Trunk Space

Playboy Manbaby @ The Trunk Space (REVIEW)

The energy is real — and infectious.   The venue is small, the speakers are loud, and despite exhaustion setting in, the dedicated crowd eagerly waits to unleash one last flurry of energy. Tonight seems to be for the younger crowd, set specifically aside for those of us who want to start our weekend off…

Arizona Comes Alive at VIVA PHX (REVIEW)

VIVA PHX rolled into downtown phoenix on Friday taking over local night spots  with a massive collection of local talent and headlining acts. With a rough plan of which stages we wanted to hit throughout the night, we showed up promptly at 7 p.m. to grab the wristbands that would serve as our tickets to…