Patti Smith Bringing Influential “Horses” Album To Detroit

By Phoenixx Staff | December 27, 2016

“Jesus died for somebody’s sins but not mine.” From the first line, Patti Smith‘s debut album has transfixed the music world and never let go. The legendary godmother of punk will be making a tour stop on March 11th at the Royal Oak Music Theatre to celebrate “Horses” and perform it in its entirety. The…

A Christmas F****** Miracle, Run The Jewels Release Third Album Early

By Phoenixx Staff | December 25, 2016

Run The Jewels are here with a tremendous Christmas gift for their fans: their highly anticipated album dropped three weeks early! This was so exciting, that, in fact, Run The Jewels’ site temporarily CRASHED! Both available in tangible pre-order format, as well as a free download for all to enjoy, the release was announced on…

Nine Inch Nails Announce New EP

By Phoenixx Staff | December 16, 2016

Industrial rock giants, Nine Inch Nails are back on the music scene with the announcement of a new EP. According to the band’s official website, the new 5 song EP entitled “Not The Actual Events” will be released on Friday December 23rd, while being available for preorder presently. The self-released album will be available through…

Coheed and Cambria Release Touching New Video

By Phoenixx Staff | December 16, 2016

Rock giants, Coheed and Cambria are here with a holiday surprise! The band released a video for their killer track, “Colors” earlier this week, which is a self-proclaimed tribute to their die-hard fans, and a closing to this album cycle. The video portrays the band’s tour life – on the road, backstage, warming up, moments…

Fitz & The Tantrums Get Motor City Hands Clapping

By Phoenixx Staff | November 19, 2016

Talented full-sound ensemble, Fitz & The Tantrums treated Detroit’s Fillmore Theater to a night of wonderful music on Saturday November 19th. In a day and age of manufactured sound and radio pop hit algorithms, Fitz proves that great music can still stand alone in this digital century. Even before the show, it was clear that…

Behind The Scenes With Diane Coffee

By Phoenixx Staff | November 2, 2016

Phoenixx Music Magazine caught up backstage with Diane Coffee as they readied for their encore with St. Paul And The Broken Bones.   Photos by: Tiffany Cuthrell  

“The Juice” Music Video, Behind The Scenes With J LyriKal

By Phoenixx Staff | October 31, 2016

Phoenixx Music Magazine caught up with Waterford rap star, J LyriKal on Halloween during the filming of his upcoming music video for “The Juice”. The clever and catchy track is his latest single, and the video is set to be released the weekend of November 12th.   Photos by: Tiffany Cuthrell  

The Faint Dazzle In Austin

By Phoenixx Staff | October 15, 2016

Post punk electronic masterminds, The Faint, showed their true colors and laser beam lights Saturday night in Austin, TX. The now four man ensemble assembled to create a full spectrum dance party, complete with fans of all ages, and seemingly all walks of life. The Faint is touring in support of their latest release, “CAPSULE:…

Chasca Gets Beautified and Ready To Glam Rock

By Phoenixx Staff | October 14, 2016

Photographer Tiffany Cuthrell caught up with talented San Marcos makeup artist Nix Nova as he beautified glam rock outfit Chasca. The spirited band was gearing up for their Friday night set at San Antonio, Texas’ La Botánica. Nova has been painting and glittering up the faces of Chasca for countless shows, and seems to know…

The Faint Ignite A Dance Party In Columbus

By Phoenixx Staff | October 2, 2016

The Faint made a stop on their newly formed tour in Columbus, Ohio this past Saturday. Amidst an Ohio State sea of red outside, the Omaha natives got music fans dancing inside of the Newport Music Hall, a venue filled with character. The electronic rock foursome played tracks from their lengthy discography, as well as…

OXYMORRONS Shine Ahead Of Album Release

By Phoenixx Staff | September 16, 2016

Brooklyn natives, OXYMORRONS put on a delightful set at the Crofoot’s Pike Room in Pontiac on September 16th, 2016. The powerful team was opening for one man rap wonder, Astronautalis.   Whilst clad in masks, the two vocal leaders of OXYMORRONS, brothers K.I. and Dave Bellevue took the stage. As they later described, the masks…

Zack de la Rocha Goes Hard On New Solo Single

By Phoenixx Staff | September 8, 2016

Zack de la Rocha is back on the musical scene with a tremendous new single.   “Digging For Windows”, released on September 8th is de la Rocha’s first flagship marker of more to come since his days with Rage Against The Machine. After Rage Against The Machine’s split, the poetic microphone fiend’s last complete EP appearance…