Poetic Souls Unite in Downtown Phoenix

Submitted by Yasmine Kenney Every Wednesday in the heart of Downtown Phoenix, business owner Qosmic Qadence produces an event geared toward people interested in spoken word. From 7-11 p.m. at Club DwnTwn, 702 N. Central Ave, Phoenix (as of November 2018), people with a range of...

Lost Lake Festival Makes a Big Splash on Phoenix’s Cultural Scene

Submitted by Maddie Mosley, PhxSoul.TV The 2017 Lost Lake Festival at Steele Indian School Park in Phoenix on October 20-22, brought together more than 45,000 attendees to celebrate the music, food, art and culture of the Valley. The first-ever event featured more than 50 musical...

Reverend Jarrett Maupin Responds to Scathing Arizona Republic Article

On July 11, the Arizona Republic published a scathing article titled, “As Jarrett Maupin Sought Justice for a Phoenix Family, He Also Asked Them for Cash.” Whether you support Reverend Maupin’s efforts or not, you have to admit that this article was a blistering...

Does Governor Ducey Care About Black Issues in Arizona?

Written by Tremaine Jasper, Owner/Managing Editor for PhxSoul.com On June 1, I wrote an article about the Confederate monuments in Arizona and a local group of Black leaders who are trying to convince the Governor of Arizona to get them removed from public land. Again I ask, can...

East Valley NAACP President Calls for Confederate Monuments in Arizona to Be Removed

July 22, 2020 UPDATE – Two Confederate monuments in Arizona will be relocated to private property (via AZFamily.com) (June 1, 2017) – Did you know that six Confederate monuments are located in Arizona? The six Arizona monuments to the Confederate Army include: Arizona...

County Recorder’s Office Turns a New Leaf with Vote by Mail Elections

Submitted by Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes As your new Maricopa County Recorder, I was elected because of a lack of transparency, voter communication and distrust in the past administration to conduct elections fairly. I am fiercely dedicated to improving and expanding...

2017 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit in Phoenix Provides “Uplifting, Motivating” Experience for Attendees

The 2017 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit hosted more than 900 women at the Arizona Grand Resort in Phoenix on March 9-12. The 2017 Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit is the premier event for powerful executives, decision-makers, influencers, and leaders to gather for...

Poetic Soul – The Ultimate Spoken Word Poetry Experience in Phoenix on Wednesdays

As seen in the ‘Made in Phoenix’ app, ‘HomeBase Poetry Open Mic’ & ‘Qosmic Qadence LLC’ presents: “Poetic Soul – The Ultimate Spoken Word Poetry Experience” Come out for a mind blowing night of entertainment each & every Wednesday night...