Live Reviews

Lead Singer Stephen Christian of Anberlin performing on Sunday March 3rd at the Showbox at the Market

Anberlin at Showbox at the Market, Seattle WA

American rock band Anberlin in Seattle at the Showbox, Sunday March 3rd. Tour following recent album “Vital,” one of their most energetic albums yet.

Emilie Autumn @ The Nile Theater, Mesa, AZ

Emilie Autumn @ The Nile Theater, Mesa, Arizona

Emilie Autumn brought her Bloody Crumpets to the Nile Theater in Mesa, Arizona for her “Fight Like A Girl tour on January 29, 2013.


Amada Palmer & Grand Theft Orchestra

Amanda Palmer & The Grand Theft Orchestra @ Crescent Ballroom, Phoenix, AZ

Amanda Palmer and The Grand Theft Orchestra brought the Theater Is Evil tour to the intimate Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix on Saturday. It was a night filled with laughter, tears, and hijinks with a stuffed tiger named Maxi.

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They Might Be Giants (with Jonathan Coulton), Marquee Theater, Tempe AZ 1/29/2012

After spending a few years slyly infiltrating the children’s edutainment market with albums Here Come the ABCs, Here Come the 123s, and (my personal favorite) Here Comes Science, indie-geek-eclectic band of the century, They Might Be Giants, came to Tempe’s Marquee Theater in January with a 14+ show. Children’s hour was over. Not that anything on […]

Sean Wheeler & Zander Schloss – Club Red, Tempe, AZ 12-09-2011 ©2011 Libbi Rich - DOOM! Magazine

Sean Wheeler & Zander Schloss – Club Red, Tempe, AZ 12-09-2011

Sean Wheeler & Zander Schloss each have true punk cred, no matter which definition you use: Wheeler as frontman for SoCal punk revival band Throw Rag. Schloss has played bass and guitar in iconic punk acts like The Circle Jerks, The Weirdos, and Joe Strummer.


X - Club Red in Tempe, AZ 12.9.2011 ©2011 Libbi Rich - DOOM! Magazine

X – Club Red, Tempe, AZ 12-09-2011

I was 18 when I first saw X. Exene Cervenka and John Doe were 22. She was a tiny, exotic beauty with a voice that would alternately rip your guts out and break your heart. He was hot punk on wheels. The music was raw, the lyrics often brutal. I was hooked.

Yellowcard - Marquee Theater, Tempe, AZ 11/15/2011 ©2011 Libbi Rich - DOOM! Magazine

Yellowcard – Marquee Theater, Tempe, AZ 11/15/2011

After an almost three year hiatus pop-punk alt band, Yellowcard, returned to headline touring in 2011, behind the release of their latest album, When You’re Through Thinking, Say Yes.


VNV Nation at HOB, San Diego, CA on November 19, 2011 - ©2011 Janice Nowinski - DOOM! Magazine

With VNV Nation, Together We Can Survive

This carefully crafted 9th album from the future-pop, synthmasters VNV Nation, has no less impact for the art it embodies.

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