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13th Annual Gem and Jam Festival Review

The Gem and Jam Festival was the ultimate culmination of art, music, and colorful culture mixed in one giant kaleidoscope of fun. The people, the atmosphere, the music, the vendors, the venue, everything about this event was what I wanted out of this weekend music festival in the desert.  Images by Aidan Moncrief for KAMP… Continue reading 13th Annual Gem and Jam Festival Review

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Tacocat Rocks 191 Toole, 1/24/2020

As a Seattle-area native, a feminist, and an a pop-punk fan, its no surprise that Tacocat is one of my favorite bands. Formed in Seattle in 2007 of singer Emily Nokes, guitarist Eric Randall, drummer Lelah Maupin, and bassist Bree McKenna, Tacocat is an indie pop-punk quartet known for their vibrant aesthetic and bubbly, humorous,… Continue reading Tacocat Rocks 191 Toole, 1/24/2020

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Charli XCX @ The Marquee Theatre Concert Review

After last visiting Arizona for her performance at FORM Arcosanti in 2018, Charli XCX returned to for an electrifying night at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe. The Charli Live Tour is in support of her most recent album, Charli, released on September 13th. For such new album, the crowd illustrated just how passionate they are… Continue reading Charli XCX @ The Marquee Theatre Concert Review

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Emo Nite LA Review

It was a dark and stormy night typical of monsoon season Arizona, lightning illuminating the Hotel Congress sign and rain spattering down on the small queue forming outside the Rialto Theater in downtown Tucson. The year was 2019, but the crowd of My Chemical Romance shirts, smudged eyeliner, plaid skirts, and vans gathered outside the… Continue reading Emo Nite LA Review

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PHOENIX LIGHTS 2019 – Day 1 Review

Preface: I have attended Phoenix Lights the past three years.  I've attended EDC last year, 5 HARD Summer's in a row, 3 Coachella's in recent years, and a plethora of other festivals and concerts.   PHOENIX LIGHTS DAY 1 WAS AWESOME.  There was so many things that went right with logistics and the overall experience,… Continue reading PHOENIX LIGHTS 2019 – Day 1 Review

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Crush Arizona 2019: Festival Review

Crush Arizona celebrates its ten year anniversary with sick bass drops, and enchanting  beats. Centered around a theme of love; Crush Arizona is sure to make you find a passion for shuffling, fist bumping, head banging, and over all raving. The festival is located in the middle of the desert,  Rawhide Western Town and Event… Continue reading Crush Arizona 2019: Festival Review

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Morgxn, Flora Cash and Lany at The Van Buren

Acts: Morgxn, Flora Cash and Lany Concert Date: Tuesday, 012/11/2018 Age Restriction: No Location: The Van Buren Alt AZ held their annual Ugly Sweater Holiday Party show at the Van Buren featuring Morgxn, Floral Cash and Lany. Morgxn opened up with his sweet vocals and poppy beats. Everyone in the crowd was jumping around, singing… Continue reading Morgxn, Flora Cash and Lany at The Van Buren

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Goldrush Festival Review

  Acts: DeadMau5, Steve Aoki, Illenium, Louis The Child and more! Date: September 29 & 30 Genres: Edm, Rpm, Techno, Dubstep, House Location: Rawhide Western Town Goldrush had another successful year. This years lineup was filled with all your favorite artists mixed with innovative activities, out of the box vendors, and amazing food. Goldrush is one of Relentless Beats… Continue reading Goldrush Festival Review

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Stella Donnelly: North American Tour

This past Tuesday, I had the privilege of seeing one of my favorite artists live in concert: Stella Donnelly. After borrowing a friend’s car, I made the up-and-back trip from Tucson to Phoenix on a raining Tuesday night. While weaving in between semis and racing up a rain-soaked I-10, the clouds hung low from the… Continue reading Stella Donnelly: North American Tour

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HOCO Fest Review – 2018

ACTS: Giant Sand, Negative Gemini, Patsy's Rats, Sasami, The Dream Syndicate, Sur Block, Robyn Hitchcock, The Rifle DATE: September 1st, 2018 GENRE: Alternative, Indie, Dance, Rock, RPM LOCATION: Hotel Congress This festival was completely different than what I expected. However, going into it I did not have many, if any, expectations. If you are looking for a lowkey festival to… Continue reading HOCO Fest Review – 2018