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Review: WFNX's Miracle on Tremont Street 2009

A quick, mildly sycophantic shout-out to the "powers that be" here in Phoenix -Land: This year's Miracle on Tremont Street was nothing short of a wicked pissah powerhouse bill. The grand old Orpheum creaked under the weight of a sold-out audience, and a
Passion Pit, Phoenix, and Spoon, live at the Orpheum Theatre, December 4, 2009
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  December 11, 2009

Treat of Versailles

It's been a good year: their relentlessly catchy Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix (V2) — whisked into the public ear this year atop Cadillacs via ad-ready singles like "1901" and "Lisztomania" — is about to cause some year-end listomania of its own. Since its
Phoenix please themselves — and you
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  December 04, 2009

Rising stars

By RYAN STEWART  |  June 26, 2009

Photos: Phoenix live at the Paradise

Phoenix | June 17, 2009 | Paradise Rock Club, Boston
Phoenix, live at the Paradise Rock Club, June 17, 2009
By CHRISTOPHER HUANG  |  June 26, 2009

Phoenix | Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix

The French have a way of adopting bits of marginalized American culture — jazz, Faulkner, film noir — and transforming them into something headier, smokier.
V2 (2009)
By JAKE COHEN  |  May 15, 2009

Continental cool

Brothers Laurent “Branco” Brancowitz and Christian Mazzalai fidget in a Left Bank café in the spring of 2004.
Phoenix try to loosen up
By TONY WARE  |  May 02, 2006