A waiter at a Chinese restaurant shot a cook in the head Sunday afternoon, police say.According to court documents obtained by New Times, there were at least 15 people eating in the Good China re... More >>
Blues Blast 2014
Margaret T. Hance Park
It might have been a bit warm this past Saturday when the annual Blues Blast went down at Margaret T. Hance Park in Phoenix, but that didn't ke... More >>
When a candidate begins poaching the endorsements earned by his or her rival, consider it a sign that things are not well. You know, like Captain Queeg playing with his ball bearings in The Cai... More >>
Beer: Salty Scot
Brewery: Parallel 49
Style: Scotch Ale
ABV: 7.5 percent
Another week, another brewery shipping its beers to Arizona shelves. Parallel 49 isn't your usual new entrant to the Amer... More >>
If you're an Arizonan, you may have had a better chance at avoiding a cold than people from the other 49 states.According to a Gallup survey, they called 500 Americans every night for a year to a... More >>
We hit the streets for Art Detour 26.
The 2014 edition of the self-guided art tour featured 100 stops at galleries, studios, and pop-ups on March 8 and 9. And for all our pavement-pounding aro... More >>
Looking to save some cash this spring break? It's not as hard as you might think. Between watching movies on the green and finding out how you can make some green as an artist, this week's free e... More >>
After a harrowing accident totaled their van and gear in November, the members of Seattle surf-noir quartet La Luz didn't just feel lucky to be alive.
Singer-guitarist Shana Cleveland says the... More >>
Want to get in a show this week? There are plenty of concerts over the next five days around Metro Phoenix to choose from, as you can see for yourself by viewing our extensive online concert lis... More >>
Leading up to this year's Big Brain Awards, we're checking in with past winners. Up today: Keytha Fixico.
Since winning a Big Brain Award in 2013 for his work as a fashion designer, Keytha Fixi... More >>
"American Indian Fashion: From New to Now"
Contrary to what the Victoria's Secret fashion show may have led you to believe, Native American fashion has quite little to do with four-inch heels, ... More >>
Who doesn't have a list of "don'ts" at work? Today's the pastry chef's turn. We love making people happy with sweet concoctions, and we work hard to make that happen. Here are some tips to reme... More >>
You'd probably never guess which world records were set in Arizona.From the interesting, to the cool, to the just plain weird, we bring you our picks of 10 world records set in Arizona, as verifie... More >>
Pretty much nothing in the world sounds more appealing than smacking someone in the face with a pie. Well the folks over at Peace Pi have a way for you to channel all your pastry-fueled aggressi... More >>
This weekend Tempe Beach Park is filled with food, music, dancing and jewelry celebrating the cultures of the Pacific Islands at the Arizona Aloha Festival.
Marking its 20th anniversary, there... More >>
Viva PHX feat. David D'Alessio, Brian Marquis, Dylan Pratt
One Coffee Co.
While rock, pop, and hip-hop respectively blared from other Viva PHX venues around downtown Phoenix on Friday ... More >>
Although it was definitely one of the more smaller of the outdoor stages at the Viva PHX last night, I'd be willing to bet the PHX Alley Stage offered, by far, the highest energy and most raucou... More >>
YACHT, Nite Jewel, Painted Palms, Bogan Via
Viva PHX Crescent Ballroom
Let's just be honest here: Viva PHX, at its very heart, was an attempt to mimic Austin's South By Southwest. (Eve... More >>
PigPen Theatre Co., Prowling Kind, Dry River Yacht Club, & More
Hotel San Carlos
True to Hotel San Carlos' history as a schoolhouse the Viva PHX lineup schooled the audience in the ar... More >>
Sir Mix-A-Lot, Blackalicious, MURS, Z-Trip
Viva PHX's Crescent Ballroom Outdoor Stage
Crescent Ballroom's outdoor stage at the first-ever Viva PHX festival featured traditional hip-hop... More >>
The Technicolors, Kitten, Pinback and The Neighbourhood
Viva PHX's Central Avenue Stage at Cityscape
While it was expected to be one of the most diverse lineups of any stage at Friday ... More >>
A Tempe police officer accidentally discharged the probes from his Taser while showing it to a middle school class, police say.One of the probes hit a 14-year-old girl in the arm, while the other... More >>
Xavier Mosley (a.k.a. Chief Xcel) has always been about the craft. Known as one of the co-founders of Quannum MCs, Xcel has helped carve out lanes for artists like Lyrics Born, Pigeon John, and D... More >>
Krokodil may be the scariest drug on the planet, but there's scant evidence so far that the flesh-eating heroin substitute has ever left Russia.
Why anyone would inject or otherwise consume krok... More >>
We're more than a little crazy about wine at the restaurant where I work. So, it stands to reason that some of the cocktails we have draw inspiration from the wine world.
For example, we recen... More >>
Where to begin? That is the biggest question when it comes to the annual free festival and self-guided tour that is Art Detour. Now in its 26th year, the celebration of Phoenix's growing arts ... More >>
If it weren't for those three-digit summers known to sweat out even the toughest of Phoenicians, Brian Cresson may never have taken the plunge into fashion.
The 30-year-old multimedia artist m... More >>
Quick PHX, our annual pocket guide to art, shopping, eating, and partying in Phoenix, is on stands now -- just in time for Viva PHX on Friday, March 7, and Art Detour 26 on Saturday and Sunday, ... More >>
The setup: 1949's South Pacific, based on a few of the stories in James Michener's Tales of the South Pacific, is Rodgers & Hammerstein's third big show to completely change the face of the Amer... More >>
David Armstrong's music is out of this world.
At least that's how he explains it. According to the Minnesota-based musician's website, his "spirit guides recently turned him onto a being named… More >>
Why is there in every Mexican family a jealous cousin driven by insecurity?
Must Excuse Vulgar-Ass Lingual Expression
Take your pick. It's because: a) Your dad unwittingly insulted their dad back in… More >>