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  • Friday, Sep. 05, 2014

    Bob Log III

    Bob Log III is a One Man Band Slide Guitar Party! He plays old Silvertone Archtop guitars, wears a full body cannonball man suit, and a helmet wired to a telephone which allows him to devote his hands and feet to guitar and drums. The spectacle has been described as a guitar dance party, full of sweaty smiles, jumps and kicks. Touring over 150 shows a year in more than 30 countries, Log and his guitar never, ever quit. Bob Log's version of quick Delta blues is a continuation the sound that Bob Log and Thermos pioneered in the duo, Doo Rag. The major differences are: greater emphasis on guitar showmanship, and drumming -one man band style-with his feet. It sounds like three drummers, two guitar players, and one sort of singer. Based in Tucson, Arizona, and Melbourne, Australia, he has made frequent tours of North America, Europe, Japan and Australia, Mexico, and Iceland.

    With PORK TORTA, SHOVEL. 21+ Tickets at STINKWEEDS.

  • Friday, Sep. 26, 2014

    Crosby, Stills, and Nash

    SOLD OUT!!!

  • Wednesday, Sep. 10, 2014

    Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons

    With Eastwood's film and the Broadway show coming to ASU Gammage in July, see the real Jersey Boys themselves at Celebrity!

  • Sunday, Sep. 28, 2014

    Summer Ends Music Festival (Day 3)

    w/ Foster the People, Fitz and Tantrums, Violent Femmes. On sale now!

  • Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014

    Summer Ends Music Festival (Day 2)

    w/ The Replacements, Decendants, Taking Back Sunday, Luscious Jackson, and more. On sale now!

  • Friday, Sep. 05, 2014

    Strand of Oaks

    Dead Oceans artist Strand of Oaks is the rock project by songwriter and producer Timothy Showalter. Previous Strand Of Oaks records were more skeletal, raw examples of folk-rooted Americana with occasional rock and electronic currents, that have now come to the fore. HEAL is a bold new beginning, with a thrilling full-tilt sound that draws on Showalter's love of '70s, '80s and '90s rock and pop, with the singer and guitarist playing the intense valedictory confessor.

    With Christopher Denny. He has a voice that will stop you in your tracks; a fervent Orbison meets Dylan tenor that fills his songs with a tremendous emotional pressure. It's the voice of a Southern choirboy who attended the church of alcohol, drugs and self-destruction in a failed attempt to deal with his inner pain and conflicts. He has a gift for infusing simple words with raw sentiment and marrying them to haunting melodies that immediately capture your attention. This show is 21+. Tickets available at Stinkweeds.

  • Friday, Sep. 26, 2014

    Summer Ends Music Festival Day 1

    w/ Capital Cities, Lindsey Stirling, O.A.R., Andrew McMahon, and more. On sale now!

  • Monday, Nov. 10, 2014

    The Black Keys

    w/ Jake Bugg! On sale now!

  • Saturday, Nov. 01, 2014

    Il Sogno Del Marinaio (w/ Mike Watt)

    Avant-garde punk legend and former Minutemen bassist Mike Watt will hit the road this summer with his latest project, Il Sogno Del Marinaio (translated as “The Sailor’s Dream”), a collaboration with Italian musicians Stefano Pilia and Andrea Belfi. The tour comes in support of the band’s new record, Canto Secondo, out August 26 via Watt’s own Clenchedwrench. On sale 5/23.

  • Monday, Oct. 13, 2014

    New Pornographers

    w/ THE PAINS OF BEING PURE AT HEART!!! On sale now!

  • Wednesday, Oct. 08, 2014

    Belle & Sebastian

    B&S's 1st ever visit to AZ!!! On sale now

  • Wednesday, Sep. 03, 2014

    PINBACK - 'Summer In Abaddon' 10th Anniversary Tour

    We have a tendency to take consistency for granted. Like a sunny Southern California day, Pinback have delivered record after record of mightily addictive indie pop since their inception in the late 1990s. Perhaps too melancholic and thoughtful to function as escapist entertainment, that same sense of depth is what made them one of the most reliable bands in indie rock’s three-decade history. On this night Pinback will be Summer In Abaddon in its entirety!!

    With Tera Melos, who incorporate experimental rock, ambient electronics and unconventional song structure all in one to create their original brand of music characterized by their quickly alternating time signatures, start-stop dynamics, two-handed tapping, extended open-ended bridges, and the use of effect pedals and samplers. This show is 21+ Tickets available at STINKWEEDS.

  • Wednesday, Oct. 01, 2014

    The Gaslight Anthem

    w/ Against Me!, TwoPointEight.

  • Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014

    Arctic Monkeys

    On sale now!

  • Monday, Oct. 06, 2014

    ANBERLIN Final Tour

    The Final Tour by Anberlin.

    Brought to you buy Psyko Steve Presents.

  • Monday, Nov. 10, 2014

    Death From Above 1979

    With a new album, The Physical World, coming soon and their 1st show in AZ since 2005, DFA1979 is coming to Marquee!

  • Tuesday, Sep. 16, 2014

    The Breeders

    On sale now!

  • Tuesday, Nov. 04, 2014

    SHOVELS & ROPE

    Shovels and Rope

    with Willie Watson

    It’s not all that unusual for musicians to talk the talk about taking a less-is-more approach to their work – but it’s rare indeed for artists to really walk the walk, and apply that philosophy across the board. Over the better part of a decade, Shovels & Rope have done just that, cutting unnecessary frills from their songs, not to mention the very way they live their musical lives.

    Mississippi-born, Nashville-bred Cary Ann Hearst and Texas-born, Colorado-raised Michael Trent forged singular paths as solo artists before connecting – both musically and personally – in Charleston, South Carolina. While they’d both had burgeoning solo careers (Cary Ann earned kudos for her 2006 album Dust and Bones, Michael with his band, The Films, as well as his own solo outings), they quickly found that both their voices – which entwine with eerie beauty in their haunting harmonies – and philosophies matched up perfectly, and a beautiful partnership was born.

    “Consciously or not, we’ve always insulated ourselves from outside influences,” says Cary Ann. “The key, for us, is to be authentic to ourselves – and, sometimes to a fault, we’ve managed to do that. I don’t think we’d be able to keep doing this if we backed off from what we were doing when we started.”

    Presented by Psyko Steve Presents.

  • Saturday, Sep. 06, 2014

    Cracker, Camper Van Beethoven

    More than 25 years ago, Camper Van Beethoven were rocking 80's radio stations with their brand of smart, stoner punk rock. The singer David Lowery's next band, Cracker, a 90's alternative rock band, dipped a toe into the mainstream. Both bands and their members went on to start other projects, produce albums, etc.

    This show is 21+ Tickets at STINKWEEDS.

  • Wednesday, Oct. 08, 2014

    Little Dragon

    w/ Bogan Via. On sale now!

  • Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

    SUICIDE SILENCE & THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER

    SUICIDE SILENCE & THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER CHELSEA GRIN, ALTERBEAST.

    Brought to you by Psyko Steve Presents

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