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  • Friday, Mar. 16, 2018

    Lorde w/ Run the Jewels

    Pop sensation Lorde comes to Gila River Area in support of her long awaited new album, Melodrama.

  • Thursday, May. 17, 2018

    Peter Hook and the Light

    The New Order legend Peter Hook and the Light play The Van Buren!

  • Monday, Feb. 26, 2018

    Robert Plant

    The Tall Cool One coming to Symphony Hall.

  • Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018

    Willie Watson

    For nearly two decades, Willie Watson has made modern folk music rooted in older traditions. He’s a folksinger in the classic sense: a singer, storyteller, and traveller, with a catalog of songs that bridge the gap between the past and present. Southern gospel. Railroad songs. Delta blues. Irish fiddle tunes. Appalachian music. Folksinger Vol. 2 makes room for it all. Produced by David Rawlings, the album carries on a rich tradition in folk music: the sharing and swapping of old songs.

    With Donivan Berube. This show is 21+ Tickets at STINKWEEDS.

  • Monday, Mar. 05, 2018

    NF

    Sold out!

  • Monday, Feb. 19, 2018

    tUnE-yArDs

    Beginning as the lo-fi experimental folk project of Merrill Garbus, tUnE-yArDs fuses indie-pop and global elements into uniquely vibrant music. She mixes pop, folk, lo-fi beats, and field recordings in fresh, unpredictable ways.

    With Sudan Archives, violinist, singer, songwriter, and producer who combines R&B, hip-hop, folk, and experimental electronic music for the Stones Throw label.

  • Friday, Mar. 23, 2018

    Innings Festival Day 1 - Queens of the Stone Age

    Lineup: Queens of the Stone Age, Young The Giant, Cold War Kids, Sylvan Esso, Phosphorescent, Eagles of Death Metal, Bishop Briggs, Craig Finn, Mondo Cozmo, Mikky Ekko, Swagar and Company

  • Saturday, Mar. 24, 2018

    Innings Festival Day 2 - The Avett Brothers

    Lineup: The Avett Brothers, The Head and the Heart, The Decemberists, Local Natives, Lord Huron, Gin Blossoms, The White Buffalo, White Reaper, Caamp, The Night Game, The Main Squeeze

  • Sunday, Mar. 25, 2018

    Innings Festival Day 3 - Chris Stapleton

    Lineup: Chris Stapleton, Counting Crows, Dispatch, Luke Combs, Citizen Cope, J Roddy Walston and the Business, Tyminski, Jake Bugg, Mt. Joy, Patrick Sweany

  • Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018

    Brent Faiyaz

    Sold out!

  • Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018

    DAN AUERBACH & THE EASY EYE SOUND REVUE

    Dan Auerbach (Black Keys) recruited artists signed to his Nashville label Easy Eye Sound for a 2018 "revue tour." Robert Finley, Shannon Shaw and special guests Shannon & the Clams will join the Black Keys singer for a 20-date trek. The Easy Eye Sound house band will back Auerbach and all of the featured artists. This group of acclaimed session legends includes drummer Gene Chrisman (Elvis Presley, Aretha Franklin), keyboardist Bobby Wood (Presley, Dusty Springfield), pedal-steel guitarist Russ Paul (Elton John, Leon Russell) and bassist Dave Roe (Johnny Cash, Sturgill Simpson).

    With garage punk quartet SHANNON AND THE CLAMS!

  • Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018

    Mike Gordon (Phish)

    Mike Gordon (bassist and co-founder of the seminal improvisational rock band Phish) returns with his band in support of new album, OGOGO. The album was produced by GRAMMY Award winning Shawn Everett (producer behind the boards for a slew of critically-lauded releases—this year alone for The War on Drugs, Grizzly Bear, Broken Social Scene, Perfume Genius, among others). Gordon's five-piece band includes Scott Murawski, Robert Walter (Greyboy Allstars), John Kimock, and Craig Myers.

    This show is 21+ Tickets at STINKWEEDS.

  • Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018

    Weezer/Pixies

    Dynamic Band Duo coming to the summer 2018!

  • Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018

    Why?

    A scrappy, genre-blending project fronted by chronic collaborator, podcast host, and wordsmith Yoni Wolf, Why? is an indie rock outfit founded in the Bay Area of California.

    With BOGAN VIA, JARED ALAN. This show is 16+ Tickets at STINKWEEDS.

  • Thursday, Mar. 22, 2018

    Dermot Kennedy

    Sold out!

  • Tuesday, Mar. 06, 2018

    EDEN

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  • Friday, Mar. 16, 2018

    Pot of Gold - Russ

    On sale now!

  • Saturday, Mar. 17, 2018

    Pot of Gold - PHIL LESH & THE TERRAPIN FAMILY BAND

    w/ Sturgill Simpson, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Big Head Todd & the Monsters, The Infamous Stringdusters, Midnight North.

  • Sunday, Mar. 18, 2018

    Pot of Gold - Rebelution

    w/ Dirty Heads, Pepper, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, G. Love & Special Sauce, Donavon Frankenreiter, Felly.

  • Tuesday, May. 01, 2018

    Cigarettes After Sex

    On sale now!

  • Friday, Mar. 02, 2018

    M3F Fest (Day 1)

    Lineup: Nick Murphy (the artist formerly known as Chet Faker), Big Gigantic and Griz, Father John Misty, Gorgon City, Cut Copy, O.A.R., Mura Masa, Dr. Dog, Washed Out, Lemaitre, Anderson East, the Motet, the Marcus King Band, the Russ Liquid Test, Com Truise, Lucky Chops, Seratones and Brasstracks

  • Saturday, Mar. 03, 2018

    M3F Fest (Day 2)

    Lineup: Nick Murphy (the artist formerly known as Chet Faker), Big Gigantic and Griz, Father John Misty, Gorgon City, Cut Copy, O.A.R., Mura Masa, Dr. Dog, Washed Out, Lemaitre, Anderson East, the Motet, the Marcus King Band, the Russ Liquid Test, Com Truise, Lucky Chops, Seratones and Brasstracks

  • Sunday, Mar. 04, 2018

    M3F Fest (Day 3)

    Lineup: Nick Murphy (the artist formerly known as Chet Faker), Big Gigantic and Griz, Father John Misty, Gorgon City, Cut Copy, O.A.R., Mura Masa, Dr. Dog, Washed Out, Lemaitre, Anderson East, the Motet, the Marcus King Band, the Russ Liquid Test, Com Truise, Lucky Chops, Seratones and Brasstracks

  • Wednesday, May. 23, 2018

    Phantogram

    w/ Tycho.

  • Saturday, Apr. 28, 2018

    Distillers

    Sold Out!

  • Saturday, Mar. 17, 2018

    Ought

    Based in Montreal, Ought are a thrilling and adventurous quartet, delivering an earnest and exuberant post-punk: dextrous and exacting while bursting with propulsive and fluid energy, as indebted to Cap’n Jazz as to Talking Heads. The band shifts adeptly from sharp angles and stuttering counterpoint to softer edges and chiming flow, the instrumental interplay consistently whipsmart, supple and deceptively simple. Guitarist and vocalist Tim Darcy’s declarative, observational style ranges from stately, composed oratory to ragged, impassioned yelp, by turns wide-eyed and worried, but never submitting to cool irony or emotional detachment.

  • Friday, Mar. 09, 2018

    The Blasters and Mike Eldred Trio

    Tonight is going to be a great show folks, especially since the two bands have so much in common with each other, both musically and in terms of band members!

    It is amazing to believe that The Blasters are still playing FOUR decades after initially forming in 1978 with 3/4 of the original line-up still intact, led by vocalist and guitarist Phil Alvin, drummer Bill Bateman and bassist John Bazz. Brother Dave Alvin was the original guitarist for the band until he left to pursue a solo career in 1986. Ten years later in 1996 Keith Wyatt joined The Blasters and continues to play guitar for the band. The Blasters were part of the original Los Angeles punk scene of the early eighties with X and Black Flag. Like X The Blasters never allowed themselves to be limited by the punk genre, adding bits of blues, rockabilly and R&B to their music. The band has released six studio albums and three live albums over the years. Their sophomore release and first on Slash Records The Blasters in 1981 is one of those must-have albums if you are even a casual fan of roots rock.

    Sunday January 14, 2018 the Rhythm Room hosted Mike Eldred's induction into the Arizona Blues Hall of Fame. Back on September 23, 2016 the Rhythm Room hosted the CD release party for the newest disc Baptist Town from The Mike Eldred Trio. The band delivers a dynamite set of blues and rock and roll any time they play. Bassist John Bazz was one of the original members of The Blasters and as previously mentioned still plays with that band, original drummer Jerry Angel also played in that great band for a time and vocalist and guitarist Mike Eldred met Angel when the drummer was playing for The Blasters. Brian Fahey, who also drums for The Paladins and is another member of the Arizona Blues Hall of Fame, is now a part of this talented trio as well. Eldred played in the past with former Stray Cat Lee Rocker and he plays a lot of electric and acoustic shows around town. To say that the man can wail on the guitar is an understatement! Think of the psychobilly from Jim Heath of The Reverend Horton Heat meshed with the slick roots rock and rockabilly of Dave Gonzalez from The Paladins, all delivered in a unique style that seriously makes Mike Eldred one of the best guitar slingers in the business. He's that good folks and coupled with that amazing rhythm section you have one killer line-up.

    Yeah, you probably don't want to miss this 21+ show!

  • Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018

    Molly Burch

    From Austin, TX, on Captured Tracks, Molly Burch returns to the Valley!

    With Bear State and Elna Rae. All ages.

  • Friday, Feb. 23, 2018

    FAIRY BONES '0% FUN' ALBUM RELEASE PARTY!

    FAIRY BONES have come back into the proverbial spotlight with the release of their single “No One Can Suffer Like I Can”. With their unique brand of garage/synth-rock, a captivating, high energy live show, and an ever-growing word of mouth, the quartet of Chelsey Louise, guitarist/bassist Robert Ciuca, drummer Matthew Foos and bassist/keyboardist Ben Foos have quickly become one of the brightest up and coming bands in the entire Phoenix music scene.

    With DOLL SKIN, BEAR GHOST, PAPER FOXES. This show is 16+. Tickets available at STINKWEEDS.

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