The Trunk Space
ALL February 2013 Events
1506 NW Grand Ave, Phoenix AZ 85007
Most shows $6 unless otherwise noted
All events All Ages
Doors at 7:30pm unless otherwise noted
Fri. 1st, 6-9pm: this month we're featuring a group show of art themed around animals and pets. There's both photography and painting. "it's a lighthearted show, with some truly embraceable, phenomenally executed artwork." Contributing artists are Chela Mischke and Stephanie Carrico.
Sat. 2nd: Mr. Attom's Bombs presents an all locals night with The Gayz, then Naked Pizza (+maybe Rosemary Claymation). Corkscrewed music, unplugged from your subconscious.
Sun. 3rd: Superblow ska show! Ditch the game and come out skanking with your friends!
The Last Slice (Tulsa two-tone ska)
Cultura Libertaria (latin punk/ska)
Terror Corrupto (latin ska/punk)
Mon. 4th: Upside Drown is Colleen from Polka Dot Dot Dot, and Stephen Steinbrink is Stephen Steinbrink from Phoenix but living in Olympia. PLUS, Barren Nieces, James Fella, DxBx, and Skinny Shamans. Lots of awesome bands!
Do Not Miss Pick of the Month!
Tues. 5th: Lonesome Leash is Walt from Crooks & Nannies, and Dark Dark Dark. He makes powerful folk stern-punk music, "a lean, mean and gorgeously messy one-man affair." Locals are Fireletters, Yourchestra!
Wed. 6th: Mega Ran, Dr. Awkward, Urizen, +Parasol (Boston) & Prank War (Olympia). "Here comes the Mashup" Fest. Featuring awesome nerdcore hiphop & VG Rock, and 3 awesome indie bands!
$6 advance / $8 after 8pm at door day of.
--Bargain show of the month!
Thurs. 7th: Coed Pageant "living Room Rock" from IL. w/ The Rogue Season, Skinny Shamans. One more TBA.
Fri. 8th: The Great American Youngbloodz with Diners, Skinny Shamans, and Solid Brown. All Ages, All Awesome. A lineup featuring some of our fav' new bands.
Sat. 9th: Monster Pussy waves bye bye! "Monster Pussy's mission is nearing its completion, and before we're done we decided to do one more tour. To keep it simple, we're making this tour to one city only, the greatest city on earth...Phoenix!" With EL BE (Members of Feel Free--from FLG), Hug of War, tk and the Irresistibles!
Fri. 15th: Joshua Ewbank's (Metro Arts) Artist Reception. "My art combines subtle emotions or ideas with bold colors and simple marks. It is kept honest in an attempt to put more life into a piece and allow the viewer to relate to and connect with a subject."
Sat. 16th: THE MATILDA'S (Denver,CO), Pacific Pride (Denver,CO)! Hosted by Man Hands, with Girl Boner and Erich's Band!
Tues. 19th: Awesome post-punk/math rock from Minnesota - Tiny Moving Parts is finally making their way to the west coast and we are very stoked to be hosting for them!
Thurs. 21st: From TX, BLACK LEATHER JESUS! With Struggle Session (Seattle) Grey Cell (Houston), Marshstepper, James Fella, & Glochids.
Fri. 22nd: Reptilian Shape Shifters, "Auditory hallucinations in the form of conspiracy illuminating punk/math/noise from Oakland" Hosted by ex-Mirologue, and others TBA.
Sat. 23rd: Sundressed & Sun Ghost SXSW Fundraiser show! Austin is a long long drive, and these bands need your home town support to fill their gas tanks, and bellies for the road! With The Delphies:
Mon, 25th: Cali folk-punker/buskers, Blackbird Raum, w/ orchestral folk-popper Dana Falconberry. Locals TBD.
Wed. 27th: Story Time Improv! Featuring Apollo 12 and Unicorn Warpath! Pre-School for adults. We lay out blankets and pillows on the floor and invite everyone to gather round. We definitely want it to feel like kindergarten.