The Trunk Space
ALL June 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
Sat. 1st: A night of fun and adventure as Scrupulous release their new CD, CONTRABAND! This is also their farewell show. Special guests Horizion I, and The Haymarket Squares!
Sun 2nd: "Cult of Noodle the Cat" hosted by CJ Melton. Mean Reed Featherston on guitar, Joe Specsz, Lucas "Finger Walking" Aguirre doing who knows what, and Neville reading, plus a Special Mysterious Guest!
Mon. 3rd: Fathers' Day Hosts The Dad (New England), and Weekender (from S.Cal). Plus special awesome guests French Girls!! A night of proper punkers.
Tues. 4th: Diners hosts Pitschourse (WA) comprised of some much loved ex-Phoenicians, and The Blank Tapes (LA). Plus the upbeat pep of Rough Tough Dynamite, and the anti-comedy stylings of Sinbad!
Wed. 5th: Tucson's Logan Greene plays Electric! On tour w/ Jersey's Brick Mower--rock punx via Don Giovanni Records! with locals, Echo Bombs, Girl Boner, and Numb Bats!
Thurs. 6th: Courtney Marie Andrew returns to the valley, playing songs from her new LP and old favorites. Bissbee's Nowhere Man & a Whisky Girl are also on the bill. Others tbd. A night of great singer-songwriter music, soulful and sincere.
*homegoming show of the month!*
Fri. 7th: the Metro Arts Advanced Class Photo Showcase. Featuring great works from students, in many formats.
Sat. 8th: Run-On Sunshine tour kickoff! Playing with Mind Slums (Soul-Clash), Feline Trouble (First Show), The Doyenne (club diva), and Amadou's Krew (new sensations). A night of casio-core dance and break/jams.
Mon. 10th: Across Tundras, bluesy western rock from TN. A gritty mash or rock and backwoods crawling dead legend!
Tues. 11th: Kepi & Dog Party, a night of pure punk enjoyment! w/ French Girls, Empire of the Bear! So many great things have been said about Kepi and Dog Party, and they're all true! You'll dance and sing along and have the best night of your life!
$8--Punx Pick of June!
Wed. 12th: Acoustic folk-punkers from Tucson, Hip Don't Dance! Hosted by Tristan w/ Green Line Operator! More tba. These fellows have a bit of the 'Billy Bragg' about them.
Thurs. 13th: Snail Quail, Deep Uncle (Andy from Los Vendidos), possibly others tbd.
Sat. 15th: Ex-Cult presented by SELECT Concerts, with She*Riffs (JJCnV/Alice Bag/FrenchGirls), City Mouse, and Mangled Men. Taking cues from the psychedelic noise of the 1960’s, the art-damaged post-punk of the late 1970’s. Produced by Ty Segall, based in SF.
Mon. 17th: BOYS, hosted by Tristan. "Moody fuzzed-out guitars and deceptively simple arrangements sound as if they were pulled from an AM radio during a late night try at coitus." -Missoula Independent. Details tbd.
Tues. 18th: Joey Milinaro plays grindcore violin. Its pretty awesome. For fans of grind, punk, noise, classical. Special Guest P*nis H*ckey from San Diego CA. with multiimedia mutant ADVENTUREFACE, Cable Car Crash, and maybe others....
Wed. 19th: Cobalt Cranes, "A dirty slap of garage punk...Taking in the basic, primitive thud of all those obscure one-hit wonders on the Teenage Shutdown series, and adding a Stooges/Velvet Underground sonic wail." - MAXIMUM ROCKNROLL. w/ Paryah, Dreamy Draw, and Black Rose Mansion. This is a night dedicated to shoegaze, psych, and dark rock & indie music.
Thurs. 20th: Green Line Operator presents The THR33 Show! 3 bands, 3 sets of 3 songs each round-robin style, celebrating the 3 month anniversary of their "16 Ounce World" lp!
Fri. 21st: Transmute! New art from James B. Hunt, Dain Quentin Gore and Daniel Funkhouser! 3 of AZ's most eclectic fantastic artists playing with each other, and your mind! Plus, a special night of music from the team at TSA! Details pending.
Mon. 24th: Andrew is Tired (Andrew Kendal) and CJ Melton (Mr. Atomm's Bomnbs) are doing something. Details unknown!
Tues. 25th: The Resignators, ripping 7 piece ska from Australia! with The Rebel Set, Manual Sex Drive, and The Coffinrockers!
Wed. 26th: Romantic low-fi death rock creepers Russian Tsarlag (FL), plus Id M Theft Able (Scot Spear from ME), Humanbeast (RI), Brooke Herr (Dance from NY), Glochids (AZ). 2 tours come together, and make amazing noise!
Thurs. 27th: St. Ranger hosts and night of San Diego based punk and indie rock!:
The Frights : http://www.facebook.com/frightsband
Bogsey and the Argonauts: bogseyandtheargonauts.bandcamp.com
*A Fest in the making!*
Fri. 28th: Fishboy & New Science Projects stage a Texas invasion! Indie rock with a peppy pop! This show is also the tour kickoff for our amazing friends Dogbreth and Diners. Serious fun all night long!
$7--Pick of the Month!