THE BLOG

17
Dec

Why being a show promoter means being a community builder, too
{it’s deeper than ticket sales.}

by Khayree Billingslea

The term “promoter” doesn’t quite explain it all in the sense that the word, taken at face value, doesn’t really describe the work and actual importance of what the people we call “[good] promoters” do.
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04
Dec

New Found Sound | Rubber Brother Records
{desert wierdness on cassette}

by Khayree

In the first 8 years of the 21st century, the town became a so-so place for creative folk as the city’s bohemian main street was swallowed by corporate sprawl and artistic destitution. What’s worse was that ASU was already notorious as an incubator for bro-dom and all other sorts of cultural bleh.

Between 2009 and 2012, Tempe witnessed a revival.
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01
Dec

Small Business Saturday

Big ups to @lotuswei@swappow@youngandunited,@sitgreen@popularpays,
@seedspot,@goldenruletattoo, and @statebicycleco for local/small biz radness! #SmallBusinessSaturday