Live Reviews

The Regrettes Tell Us How to Love With a New Album & Supporting Tour

The last time Southern California post punk riot girl act The Regrettes swept through Phoenix they played The Rebel Lounge in December 2018 to an all ages crowd that looked to be mostly tween to teens girls and boys who moshed along with every line sung by then 18 year old lead vocalist Lydia Knight […]

Murder By Death & William Elliott Whitmore at Crescent Ballroom

Murder by Death and William Elliot Whitmore, long time friends and new Bloodshot Records label mates, took the stage at Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix, Az on 9/7/2018 on the second stop of their new tour, and the first MBD show that has ever sold out in Phoenix. Each act was touring a brand new album, […]

Army of the Universe at Pub Rock Live

Italian industrial metal band Army of the Universe (AoU) opened as direct support of The Birthday Massacre on the Under Your Spell tour. Stopping in Scottsdale, Arizona, AoU took the crowd by storm, with charisma dripping from every note and lyric. The band played a solid hour long set, stopping only briefly between every few songs for […]


B Dolan at Last Exit Live

B. Dolan, indie rap artist known for Making Racists Afraid Again, came through Phoenix, AZ on Wed. 4/19, stopping at Last Exit Live. Last Exit Live is an intimate venue, with bar and stage set close together, enabling B Dolan to play off the energy in the room like few could. Adding this to an […]

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Partybaby live at Viva Phoenix

Viva Phoenix, a festival featuring 80 bands and 17 stages, took over the entirety of Downtown Phoenix this past weekend, and Partybaby set off the festivities in the Punk Rock Alley

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Them Guns on the Road to SXSW

Dance rock band Them Guns is on tour heading out to South by Southwest. Their first stop on the tour was at Club Red, in Mesa, Az.


Adelitas Way ©2016 Joseph Abbruscato/MrAnathema

Adelita’s Way Live at Pub Rock Live

Adelitas Way kicked off their recent tour in support of their new album, Getaway, at Pub Rock Live, in Scottsdale, Az.

Echo Black ©2016 Joseph Abbruscato/MrAnathema

Echo Black Interview and Live Photos

Doom Magazine got to sit down with Echo Black on their first big tour, playing opening support for CombiChrist and the Birthday Massacre.

Davey Suicide June (28 of 54)

Davey Suicide Live at Club Red

About three months ago, I was out covering Kissing Candice and, having some extra time after their set, I found myself hanging around the venue. I wasn’t covering any other bands on the bill, so I floated around Marquee theater for a bit when I heard Davey Suicide take the stage. Wandering inside, I was […]


Kissing Candice performs at the Marquee Theater in Tempe, Arizona - © 2015 Joseph Abbruscato/MrAnathema

Kissing Candice Live at Marquee Theater

New York based hardcore/industrial/goremetal group Kissing Candice played live at Marquee Theater as opening support for Twiztid on The Darkness Tour.

Lydia Loveless performs at The Rhythm Room in Phoenix, AZ ©2015 Joseph Abbruscato/MrAnathema

Lydia Loveless Live at The Rhythm Room

Lydia Loveless live review and photos from The Rhythm Room in Phoenix, Arizona. The current tour is in support of their most recent album, Somewhere Else.

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Doomtree “All Hands” Tour at Club Red

There are very select performances that linger in the memory long after the house lights come on and security manhandles concert goers out of the venue. It’s taken me over a week to figure out how exactly to describe Doomtree‘s “All Hands” Mesa, AZ  tour stop, and to this moment I’m still not sure exactly […]


Murder By Death ©2015 Joseph Abbruscato/MrAnathema Photography

Murder by Death at Crescent Ballroom

Exclusive live concert photos and review of indie-rock band Murder by Death, performing at Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix, Arizona.

Suicide Girls Blackheart Burlesque ©2014 Joseph Abbruscato / MrAnathema Photography

Suicide Girls Blackheart Burlesque

Suicide Girls Blackheart Burlesque tour danced, performed, and teased their way into the alternative and pop culture heart of Phoenix, Az.

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Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls at The Orpheum ~ Flagstaff, AZ

It is important for musicians to go where their fans are; music depends as much upon the fans as the fans depend upon the music. Frank Turner knows this.


The Flaming Lips @ True Music 2013 ©2013 Joseph Abbruscato

True Music Festival 2013

Arizona’s new True Music Festival rocked it’s inaugural year with an eclectic line up of musical and visual performers… from The Flaming Lips to Wiz Khalifa, from Bassnecter to Burning Man

Razzi Suicide, Bricksie Suicide, Priddy Suicide, and Maxxy Suicide performing as the Suicide Girls: Blackheart Burlesque. ©Joe Abbruscato 2013

Suicide Girls: Blackheart Burlesque Review

On October 29th, 2013, the reigning queens of alternative modeling, the scantily clad and tattooed Suicide Girls, returned to Tempe, Arizona with the newest incarnation of their touring burlesque show: The Blackheart Burlesque.


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Alice Cooper Serves Up a Steaming Christmas Pudding – Live Review & Photo Gallery

Happy Halloween! We’ve opened the crypt to bring you some of DOOM!’s spookiest past coverage! Alice Cooper’s 12th Annual Christmas Pudding was one surprise after another; mixing hard rock and gospel, magic and speed painting; sunbelt comedy and big-money auctions.

Beware of Darkness at Rockstar Uproar/Desert Uprising ©2013 Joseph Abbruscato - DOOM! Magazine

Rockstar Uproar Festival/Desert Uprising 2013 – Day 2 Photos!

Bands performing at Day 2 of the 2013 Rockstar Uproar Festival/Desert Uprising on September 14, 2013 at the Ak-Chin Pavilion in Phoenix, Arizona.


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Fall Out Boy @ The Marquee Theatre, Tempe AZ

Fall Out Boy brought their Save Rock and Roll Tour to a thrilled to capacity crowd at Tempe’s Marquee Theatre on June 11, 2013.


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