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New music includes releases from a pair of household names

   March 16, 2021   

Here is some of the newest popular music being released this month.

Verde Valley Sinfonietta plans pair of spring concerts

   March 9, 2021   

For the April 11 “Emerging Artist” concert, Ethan Yang will be the soloist.

New music includes Jane Weaver album 'Flock'

   March 9, 2021   

‘Flock’ is the record that Jane Weaver always wanted to make, the most genuine version of herself, complete with unpretentious Day-Glo pop sensibilities, wit, kindness, humour and glamour.

Music Review: Alice Cooper loses his mind in Detroit Rock City

By WAYNE PARRY / Associated Press    March 2, 2021   

Alice Cooper, one of Detroit’s most famous sons, goes home on new album “Detroit Stories."

New music includes A Day to Remember's 'You’re Welcome'

   March 2, 2021   

Largely produced by Colin “DOC” Brittain and the band’s own Jeremy McKinnon, the 14 tracks on You’re Welcome represent another major step forward for the acclaimed quintet.

Music Review: Edie Brickell displays her power yet again

By SCOTT BAUER / Associated Press    February 23, 2021   

The renaissance for Edie Brickell and New Bohemians continues on “Hunter and the Dog Star,” the band’s second record in just over two years following a 12-year recording hiatus.

New music includes Joseph Williams record 'Denizen Tenant'

   February 23, 2021   

New music includes former Toto singer Joseph Williams record 'Denizen Tenant'

Music Review: Sia’s ‘Music’ soundtrack is music to our ears

By MARK KENNEDY / AP Entertainment Writer    February 16, 2021   

Whatever your thoughts on the new movie “Music,” there can be no argument about the music in it: It’s very, very good.

New music includes Bon Jovi record '2020'

   February 16, 2021   

The new Bon Jovi album '2020' was initially set for release on May 15, 2020 but was later pushed back due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Music Review: Popster Aaron Lee Tasjan delivers his best album yet

By STEVEN WINE / Associated Press    February 9, 2021   

Aaron Lee Tasjan is a one-man music encyclopedia who can enthrall audiences with a New York Dolls cover or 10-minute talking blues.

New music includes Arc of Life album

   February 9, 2021   

Arc of Life is a new progressive rock supergroup that features three members of the current YES line-up, vocalist Jon Davison, bassist/vocalist Billy Sherwood, and drummer Jay Schellen.

COVER STORY: Muriel Anderson Valentine’s Eve Live Stream Concert from OTCA

   February 2, 2021   

At 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, join Old Town Center for the Arts for a special Valentine’s Eve live stream concert with renowned harp-guitarist Muriel Anderson.

Curry, Kombucha, Canines & Kaleidoscope Redrocks heats up Valentine’s weekend

   February 2, 2021   

Kaleidoscope Redrocks sister duo Gracie and Tivona Moskoff will debut at fojol bros. Friday, Feb. 12 and Sunday, Feb. 14.

Music Review: Ani Di Franco makes the political personal on album

By STEVEN WINE / Associated Press    February 2, 2021   

Pioneering folkie activist Ani Di Franco is a standout instrumentalist whose guitar could kill fascists.

Music Review: Ragtime and much more from jazz pianist Emmet Cohen’s ‘Future Stride’

By STEVEN WINE / Associated Press    February 2, 2021   

Stride provides a starting point on jazz pianist Emmet Cohen’s new album.

New music includes Foo Fighters: Medicine At Midnight

   February 2, 2021   

Medicine at Midnight is the new album from Foo Fighters, and packs nine new songs into 37 minutes.

COVID-19 forces cancellation of Feb. 7 Verde Valley Sinfonietta concert

   January 26, 2021   

The Verde Valley Sinfonietta has canceled its Feb. 7 concert due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Music Review: Moon Taxi, a cab simply not worth hailing anymore

By MARK KENNEDY / AP Entertainment Writer    January 26, 2021   

Moon Taxi has a new album with a dozen songs, but you may be forgiven for losing track of them.

New music includes Steven Wilson's 'The Future Bites'

   January 26, 2021   

Steven Wilson’s sixth studio album, The Future Bites, is his most inventive and far-reaching musical construction to date.

New vibe for Chill on the Hill at Sound Bites Grill

   January 19, 2021   

Experience ‘Chill on the Hill’ and the ‘new vibe’ at Sound Bites Grill every Thursday Night.

Music Review: Healy returns with somber and exciting ‘Tungsten’

By MARK KENNEDY / AP Entertainment Writer    January 19, 2021   

Memphis-based rapper Healy sings on his second album, “Don’t call it a comeback. I call it a second wind. Good to be back in my element.”

New album by former Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett

   January 19, 2021   

‘Under A Mediterranean Sky’ is the first new acoustic solo album from legendary guitarist Steve Hackett since 2008.

New music includes John Fogerty album

   January 12, 2021   

Fogerty’s Factory is a newly recorded album of stripped back tracks from legendary singer, songwriter and guitarist John Fogerty.

Sound Bites Grill presents Sunday Jazz Brunch with Solomon Morris

   January 5, 2021   

Enjoy the smooth sounds of Solomon Morris on acoustic guitar every Sunday at Sedona’s Sound Bites Grill.

New music includes David Greilsammer record 'Labyrinth'

   January 5, 2021   

A Riveting Piano Recital, David Greilsammers new album venture, Labyrinth, is a project that he has been developing since 2017.