The original big screen blockbuster, Star Wars, is turning 35 big ones, and to mark the occasion Rips Ales & Cocktails is throwing a themed-party to celebrate. Tucson's creepy crooners, The Mission Creeps will be joined by Phoenix rockers, Manual Sex Drive, and Family Secret for a Phoenix Comicon ... More >>
It wasn't A Chorus Line, but it sure was a production. The Alternative Fashion Society made its debut at Crescent Ballroom on Saturday with the showcase Animal Royale, featuring a flock of models ranging from curvy to stick thin boasting a kind of T&A not typical of runway shows. Not that any ... More >>
Back in 2003, we published a cover yarn about the mysterious death of elderly Scottsdale socialite Kathryn Howard: The Maricopa County Medical Examiner eventually called it murder, probably by suffocation. Entitled "Dying for Love," the desert gothic tale described Ms. How ... More >>
The devil in disguise? Local bands sold at Best Buy?If there's ever been such a thing as a two-sided coin, or an ethical conundrum, here it is. It seems that Best Buy stores will be stocking CDs from local bands. And not just ultra-cool, well-selling local bands. Apparently, they're willing to st ... More >>
Stinky by-product of the studio system
After spearheading the post-punk revival, GoGoGo Airheart is still on its own island
The family of a murdered society matron says she took up with the wrong man
CHUCK BOWDEN EXTOLS ARIZONA'S UNIQUE PLANTS AND ANIMALS. HIS LATEST SUBJECTS ARE WEASELS IN THREE-PIECE SUITS.