All Souls' Day

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    October 29, 2013

    Dia De Los Muertos: Culturally DOA but a Bake-Worthy Occasion

    My nightmares are filled with the drunken faces of American college kids smeared with paint depicting garish skulls, twisted toothy grins, hollow cheekbones, black pools of pain for eyes... Death isn't the scary part here, it's the ever increasing popularity of the Day of the Dead and its related im ... More >>

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    October 24, 2013
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    November 1, 2012

    Earth, Rhythm Room, 10/31/12

    Earth @ Rhythm Room|10/31/12"The last time I was in Phoenix, I was opening for The Lemonheads," Earth guitarist Dylan Carlson intoned with a chuckle last night at the Rhythm Room. "I was all by myself." See also: Earth Drummer Adrienne Davies Discusses Cutting Loose (By Earth Standards) The contr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2012

    Top Five Halloween Night Shows

    Don't let the fact that Halloween falls on a Wednesday night deter you from going out and painting the town (blood) red. Groan. Okay, we know that was bad, but really -- Wednesday night in greater Phoenix promises sonic thrills out of the ordinary. Read on for our favorite picks, including some stel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2012

    Strung Out and The Ataris at Nile Theater, 8/5/12 (VIDEO)

    See also: Strung Out's Jason Cruz: Twisted in a Suburban Teenage Wasteland See also: Strung Out at Clubhouse Music Venue, 1/28/12 (VIDEO) See also: Ataris' Kris Roe Explains the Meaning Behind His Arizona Tattoo, Classic Phoenix Venues, and Warped Tour See also: The Ataris at Yucca Tap Room, 3/16/12 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2011

    Wright's Winemaker Dinner Part Two and Pan de Muertos in Today's Eater's Digest​ Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives? Wright's Winemaker Dinner Part Deux Wright's at the Biltmore will be hosting the second Winemaker Dinner of the 2011-2012 season this Thursday, November 3rd. Dinner number two wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2011

    Dia de los Muertos Eats: Pan de Muerto and Calaveras de Azucar

    Flickr- Alex BarthColorful sugar skulls decorated with royal icing, tin foil, beads, and other decorative touches.​Tacos may very well be the perfect food, but let's face it, the standard Meximerican fare can get a bit stale after a while. Taco the Town is here to highlight some of the more unusua ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2011

    Halloween Otoacoustic Emissions at St. Augustine's Parish in Tempe

    2010's Otoacoustic Emissions at St. Augustine's Parish in Tempe​When I was young, my family attended a church in Chandler where we would have a "Harvest Fest" on October 31, an alternative to the perceived Satantic nastiness of Halloween. I still got to dress as Superman; I still got to eat pi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2008

    Brew Review: Dead Guy Ale

    By Jonathan McNamara What makes a rogue? I couldn’t help wondering as I stumbled over to the Rogue Web site after sampling their Dead Guy Ale. The qualifications are numerous (ten to be exact) and include such gems as “rogues pursue the long shot” and “rogues ignore the accepted patterns an ... More >>