Beach Bunny, Summer Salt, Soccer Mommy and more on sale now

April 30, 2021

It feels like it has been FOREVER since we have sent out an email about upcoming shows, but this week we announced a few great concerts coming to Phoenix this fall and we’re so excited! BEACH BUNNY returns to Phoenix in December, SOCCER MOMMY‘s show at Crescent Ballroom has been rescheduled, SUMMER SALT comes back to town… Read More

I ❤️ AZ’s Independent Venues – Merch To Support Local Venues

January 29, 2021

I <3 ARIZONA’S INDEPENDENT VENUES Merchandise benefiting Arizona’s indie venues! We ❤️ AZ’s independent venues, and we’re happy to have helped bring this project to life! “I ❤️ AZ’s Independent Venues” collaborative merch is available for pre-order now. Proceeds benefit 16 great independent AZ venues and NIVA. T-shirts, hoodies, tank tops, koozies are all… Read More

CONCERT CAST – Interview with Stephen Chilton

January 29, 2021

Our own Stephen Chilton recently spoke with Kyle Lamont and the Concert Cast Podcast about his involvement with NIVA (the National Independent Venue Association) and his forecast for the return of live music. Click here to check out Concert Cast S2: E2 featuring Stephen Chilton.

20 Years Of Psyko Steve Presents

December 15, 2020

  Today marks the 20th anniversary of the first show I booked. A local show with friends at Modified Arts downtown, long before I heard the words “Roosevelt Row.” This first flyer didn’t say Psyko Steve Presents on it (that would come a few shows later), but that joke I… Read More

Stephen Chilton Featured On Spinning Platters “How Did I Get Here?” Podcast

October 31, 2020

Psyko Steve owner Stephen Chilton talked with our good friend Dakin Hardwick this week on the Spinning Platters podcast “How Did I Get Here?” Check it out on Spotify, Anchor, or wherever you listen to podcasts. Click here for a direct link to the episode.  

Announcing SOSFEST with Foo Fighters, Dave Matthews & More

October 9, 2020

JUST ANNOUNCED SOSFEST Exclusive New Performances at Independent Venues to #SaveOurStages  NIVA (National Independent Venue Association) & YouTube just announced #SOSFest! A three day virtual music festival on October 16-18 with exclusive performances by tons of incredible artists. Foo Fighters, Rise Against, The Roots, Phoebe Bridgers, Black Pumas, Portugal The Man, Brittany Howeard… Read More

Save Our Stages – Promoters & Venues Need Your Help Today

August 4, 2020

Tell Congress to #SaveOurStages! Independent promoters and venues need your help today! Visit to tell your legislators to save Arizona venues. Live entertainment as we know it came to a screeching halt back in March. Concert promoters, venues and festivals nationwide have been unable to operate in a safe fashion, and… Read More

Underoath: Observatory – Livestream Performances – Fridays In July

July 14, 2020

UNDEROATH: OBSERVATORY Livestream performances of 3 albums: 7/17/20 – Lost In The Sound Of Separation 7/24/20 – Define The Great Line 7/31/20 – They’re Only Chasing Safety Missing live shows? Us too. We’re so stoked to announce post-hardcore/emo legends UNDEROATH are streaming live performances of three albums on Fridays in July, starting this week. The band… Read More

Stephen Chilton Featured On 100 Words Or Less Podcast

July 13, 2020

  Psyko Steve Presents owner and talent buyer Stephen Chilton is featured this week on the 100 Words Or Less Podcast hosted by Ray Harkins. They discuss the state of independent venues around the country and the National Independent Venue Association’s mission to Save Our Stages. Click here to listen.… Read More

The Rebel Lounge Joins National Independent Venue Association (NIVA)

April 17, 2020

National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) Created To Fight For Venue Survival Amid Mandated, Extended Shutdowns National Independent Venue Association just formed and already has more than 450 charter members in 43 states, including The Rebel Lounge in Phoenix, AZ, 9:30 Club in D.C., First Avenue in Minneapolis, Chicago Independent Venue… Read More