Captured Live!

Embarking on their Rite of Summer Tour, Tucson-based Steff and the Articles, captured live at the Crescent Ballroom on July 18, 2014. Singer-songwriter Steff Koeppen and her ensemble of Arizona natives play indie jazz-pop.

Playing psychedelic bluesy rock with an indie attitude, Sunset Voodoo, captured live at the Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix AZ on July 18, 2014. Based in Tempe AZ, Sunset Voodoo has been playing together for two years now after graduating from local high schools.

Local jazz rock indie blues band, Banana Gun, captured live at the Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix AZ on July 18,2014.

Introducing new band member, Nick Sterling on guitar, Sara Robinson and the Midnight Special captured live at the Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix AZ on July 18, 2014.

After some time off to recharge, the Rhythm Dragons return was captured live at the Blooze Bar in Phoenix AZ on July 17, 2014. Their latest release is “Billy 3.0.”

Playing country blues for the losers’ lounge, Hank Topless and Lori LeChienĀ  from Tucson, captured live at Tyler’s birthday party at the Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix AZ on July 15, 2014.

Celebrating Tyler Matock’s 28th birthday with their first headlining event at the Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix AZ, Mr Mudd & Mr Gold captured live on July 15, 2014.

Introducing their new member, Jayson James on fiddle, local punkgrass favorites, the Haymarket Squares captured live at the Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix AZ on June 20, 2014. The Haymarket Squares are one of the most community-oriented groups in Arizona and their representation at the Benefit for a Better Arizona fundraiser for Planned Parenthood Advocacy is no surprise.

Headlining the Rock for a Better Arizona benefit for Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona, the Dry River Yacht Club captured live at the Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix AZ on May 20, 2014.

Arizona’s rowdy Americana roots band, Some Dark Hollow captured live at the Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix AZ on June 22, 2014.

Playing a mixture of singer-songwriter ballads and bar-burning, country-rock anthems, American Longspurs captured live at the Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix AZ on June 22, 2014.

Tempe’s own outlaw rock jam-a-billy band, Mr. Eastwood, captured live at the Yucca Tap Room in Tempe AZ on February 15, 2014.

Looking better than she has in the last couple of years while fighting pancreatic cancer, Candye Kane captured live at the Rhythm Room in Phoenix AZ on July 5, 2014.

Arizona Blues Hall of Fame member, Jimmy Pines, captured live at Valley Fever at the Yucca Tap Room in Tempe AZ on July 6, 2014.

Headlining an evening of tropical rhythms, infectious beats and killer jams, the Phoenix Afrobeat Orchestra captured live at the Crescent Ballroom in Phoenix AZ on July 4, 2014. The band includes Camille (vocals, leader of rituals), Andria (vocals), Chris (baritone), Illya (guitar), Melissa (shekere), Dave (trumpet), David (drums), Jeff (tenor, flute), James (percussion), Erik (bass), Luke (guitar), Scott (percussion), Zach (rhodes), and sometimes others.