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  • Blogs

    April 10, 2014

    The Classy Kitchen in Phoenix Now Offers BYOB Cooking Classes, Here's The Schedule

    Whether you want to hone your cooking skills or learn how to arrange a perfect floral centerpiece, The Classy Kitchen in Scottsdale has a class that can help. The kitchen consignment store, which took over the space once occupied by Switchin' Kitchen earlier this year, has launched a Classy Classes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2013

    50 Awesome Gifts for the Food and Drink Lover

    What? Not done with your holiday shopping? Yeah, neither are we. But we've been making lists -- and checking them twice -- and we've got some suggestions for the nice people on your lists -- no matter who they are. Here (divided by category for your convenience) are our 50 favorite gifts this holida ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2013

    Now There's A Modernist Cuisine At Home App

    The most visually stunning cookbook ever created has now been made into a handy app available for download on your iPhone, iPad or computer. The eBook comes courtesy of former Microsoft Chief Technology Officer Nathan Myhrvold and Inkling. You can download either the whole book or specific chapters ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2013

    The Sony Music Video Recorder Wants To Professionalize Your Band's YouTube Selfies

    Somewhere just a little downstream of music on my list of socially dangerous interests: Weird, single-use Japanese gadgets. Enter: The Sony Music Video Recorder. The video camera you're looking at is designed for one thing: Recording music, ideally in the hope that you will someday become YouTube's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2013

    The VeraGroove, Last Exit Live Take To YouTube for an Acoustic Performance

    If you're old enough to be reading this post, there's a fair chance your parents carried a comically large camcorder around to capture your every toddle in the years before you were old enough to either love or hate the camera a little too much. You've seen the video enough times to know that the so ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2013

    Glass Heroes Launch New Music Video -- on MTV?

    So, the music video on MTV as a promotional tool is a thing of the past, is it? Well, on July 1, Fervor Records announced that you could see the new Glass Heroes video for "Let Me Down" on MTV.com, the reformed music channel that's trying to establish its website as a one-stop band listing like Reve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2013

    Ian McIntosh, of Buckeye, Robbed a Mentally Handicapped Man, Police Say

    Ian McIntosh, a 27-year-old Buckeye resident, shoved a mentally handicapped man off his bicycle and stole his iPad, according to police.McIntosh also threw a beer can at the man before shoving him, breaking his glasses and trying to punch the man while he was lying on the ground, according to court ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2013

    New Times Unveils Latest City App for iPhone and Android

    Brand new versions of the Phoenix New Times apps are now available on iTunes and Google Play. The apps are loaded with new features. Check em out and download them now. Download the new app here.

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2013

    New Times Unveils Latest City App for iPhone and Android

    Brand new versions of the Phoenix New Times apps are now available on iTunes and Google Play. The apps are loaded with new features. Check em out and download them now.

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2013

    New Times Unveils Latest City App for iPhone and Android

    Brand new versions of the Phoenix New Times apps are now available on iTunes and Google Play. The apps are loaded with new features. Check em out and download them now.

  • Blogs

    January 1, 2013

    12 National Food Trends We'll See in Phoenix in 2013

    Everybody likes to say that Phoenix is years behind "real" food and drink towns, and for an embarrassingly long time, that was absolutely true. Lately? Not so much. I've read a slew of end-of-the-year predictions about what we Americans will be eating and drinking next year, and in many cases, we've ... More >>

  • Music

    December 13, 2012
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    December 3, 2012

    America's Sweetest Race Encourages Chocoholics to Get Moving on Dec. 9

    Don't like to work out unless there's a sweet reward at the end? Boy, do we have a mini-marathon for you. At the Hot Chocolate Race, participants in the 5k or 15k earn a steaming hot mug of delicious cocoa at the finish line. Thanks to scientific research, chocolate milk is now all the rage as an op ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2012

    Grimes, Crescent Ballroom, 10/8/12

    Grimes @ Crescent Ballroom| 10/8/12What a difference six months makes. The last time Canadian synth-pop visionary Grimes visited Phoenix, her set was riddled with painful sound problems and an unruly crowd. Rumor had it Grimes herself separated the bathroom fight that resulted in a swarm of cops in ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 30, 2012
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    July 3, 2012

    Tediberto's: Drop Your Vitamix and Put on Your Animal-Friendly Dancing Shoes, Vegans, We're Goin' Out to Eat

    When a new spot opens in town, we can't wait to check it out -- and let you know our initial impressions, share a few photos, and dish about some menu items. First Taste, as the name implies, is not a full-blown review, but instead a peek inside restaurants that have just opened, sampling a few item ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2012

    Village Voice Media Rolls Out Seven Sins, an Electronic True-Crime Anthology

    Every week writers for New Times and our parent company, Village Voice Media, produce elegant magazine-style feature writing -- a gritty portion of which comes in the form of true-crime stories.Now VVM has collected some of its best recent true-crime yarns into an ebook: Seven Sins: A True Crime Ant ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2012

    Ten Favorite Metro Phoenix Jukeboxes

    See also: Top 10 Songs for Jukebox Warfare In the hands of a capable coin-popper, an Internet jukebox can be a great thing. A little far out Tropicália? That sounds nice. Some classic funk from Parliament? Yes, please. The deep cuts cost more, but can really set the mood. So we're not putting dow ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2012

    Paper Diamond at Club Red, 4/3/12

    Paper Diamond Club Red Tuesday, April 3, 2012 Last night may have been a Tuesday, but that didn't stop the crowd at Club Red from getting raunchy like it was a weekend. Walking into the club, screens flashed ads for upcoming shows and a stern warning that no moshing would be allowed. I wasn't sur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2012

    Pledge to KJZZ Today and You Might Win Meals at FnB, Noca, Barrio Queen and More

    NPR pledge season is upon us again but KJZZ is breaking from their usual offers of vacations and iPads in favor of flavor. Anyone who pledges today has a shot at winning their "Foodie's Dream" package. They've managed to line up 52 top shelf restaurants for this promotion. The full list is here but ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2012

    This Bacon eBook Will Force You to Plastic Wrap Your iPad

    ..and that is where bacon comes from. This video is just a teaser from a full-on, multimedia, iPad exclusive, bacon bible, "The Better Bacon Book: Make, Cook, and Eat Your Way to Cured Pork Greatness." Of course this video summons forth the mental image of a neophyte cook crouched over and half-butc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2012

    Grimes and Born Gold at Rhythm Room, 2/27/12

    Grimes and Born Gold Rhythm Room Monday, February 27 Montreal-based Claire Boucher, known as Grimes, not only has a stirringly sweet voice that she layers like K-pop frosting but also a penchant for weaving bombastic beats inside ambient textures. Her latest record on 4AD, Visions, manages to embod ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2012

    2012 RPM Challenge: Five Valley Artists (And Yours Truly) Attempt to Record an Album in One Month

    The 2012 RPM Challenge - who will finish and who will fold? Five Valley artists (and yours truly) pledge to record an entire album in the month of February​Some musicians get into the game for the instant gratification of sex, drugs, and money. The RPM Challenge is clearly not for those kind o ... More >>

  • Music

    January 12, 2012
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    December 15, 2011

    Nine Worst Songs of 2011

    Welcome to another installment of Up on the Sun's 2011 Review. This week, we've been counting down our favorite songs, shows, national and local releases of 2011. This installment takes a different approach, turning our gaze to the worst of 2011's worst. Enjoy! Another year has come and gone. The y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2011

    Garrett Selleys: Xanax Makes Me Want to Burglarize Cars

    MCSOGarrett Selleys​According to the medical website drugs.com, some of the side effects of Xanax include decreased sexual desire or ability, diarrhea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth, light-headedness, nausea, tiredness, and weight changes. One of the more severe side effects (as you can see in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2011

    The Devil Wears Prada's Mike Hranica on Slaying Zombies and the Future of Musical Distribution

    Slaying zombies on Monday at the Marquee ​Whether you love the progressive instrumentals or hate the screeching screams, The Devil Wears Prada is stepping up its game on as many levels as possible. Count 'em off: An ongoing cross-country tour with their most elaborate production yet; photos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2011

    No Matter How Polite You Are at a Vending Machine Expo in Glendale, Someone's Gonna Get Cranky If They Don't Get Their Free Twix

    Because it is what we in the business call a slow news day, I dropped by the "Gratitude Tour," a one-day expo of new food and drink vending machines in Glendale, and, boy, folks were crabby with a capital C-R-A-B. "How much does this machine cost?" I asked the representative of a digital vending ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2011

    Ten Albums To Still Look Forward To In 2011

    As we get closer to the end of the year there are probably quite a few music nerds who are already working on their best of 2011 lists. After all, there have been some pretty amazing records released this year from the likes of Kanye and Jay-Z to the Fleet Foxes. But before you start compiling tho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2011

    Bjork Details Upcoming iPad Album

    ​​Bjork has finally started dishing out the details of her upcoming iPad-inspired album, Biophilia, according to Paste.The Icelandic singer made her initial announcement about the album back in March but didn't say much about it at the time. Now she has revealed that the album was partially ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 2, 2011
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    May 23, 2011

    Will Restaurant Tablets Replace Servers?

    ​Does a high-tech upscale dining experience sound appealing to you? We found this new product for restaurants called E La Carte that uses special tablets (not iPads) placed on the dining table for guests to use for various uses.

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2011

    McDonald's New Look: Like Starbucks With McNuggets

    Brian Blanco, for USA TODAY​Less clown, more coffee shop. That seems to be the strategy surrounding McDonald's biggest McMakeover in its fifty-plus year history. According to an article in USA Today (The Mickey Dee's of newspapers!), the fast-food chain is spending over one billion McDollars t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2011

    David Guetta's Single Leaks, Pentagon Investigator Gets Involved

    ​Just as any artist would be, DJ and producer David Guetta is understandably quite upset over the recent leak of his new song, according to Rolling Stone.Guetta has gone above and beyond to catch the sleazy hacker who leaked his new single "Where Them Girls At?" which features Nicki Minaj and Flo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2011

    How Reddit Came to the Rescue for a Chandler Couple and Their 5-Year-Old Son

    Volney DouglasReddit users helped out 5-year-old Sagan Douglas​On March 12, Chandler resident Volney Douglas went to the internet with a problem -- someone had stolen a $3,500 device that helps his 5-year-old son Sagan communicate. The family had just purchased the ALT-Chat device for Sagan, who ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2011

    Bjork Releasing iPad App Album

    Icelandic singer Bjork has taken after the Gorillaz. Her latest album has been partially recorded on an iPad, according to Consequence of Sound.On the other hand, she's also taking a page from the Flaming Lips in that listeners will have to piece the album together. Biophilia, which will be Bjo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    John McCain Thinks iPad/iPhone Are Built in U.S. -- Which They're Not

    John McCain thinks iPhones are built in America.​Like most things, Apple's iPad and iPhone are not built in the United States, which may need to be explained to Arizona's senior senator, John McCain, who recently declared that the two products were assembled right here in the U.S. of A.Kudos to th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2011

    X103.9's Throwdown, Telekinesis, Black Fag, Civic Space Jam, and Other Weekend Events

    ​Henry Rollins might not dig Black Fag, but don't let that dissuade you from attending their gig this weekend in Scottsdale. According to the MySpace blog for the over-the-top gay Black Flag tribute act, Hank was reportedly a little gruff when Black Fag's frontman attempted to invite him to part ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2011

    Giant Coffee Ditches Cash-Only Payment Policy

    Chrystall Kanyuck ​Is it a big deal if a coffee shop doesn't accept plastic? Perhaps it shouldn't be, but when the cafe is in CenPho (where there's plenty of stylish competition, and people take their hangouts very seriously) and the java joint happens to be owned by Matt and Erenia Pool ( ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2010

    Yeasayer Drop a Live Album; You Pick the Price

    ​Yeasayer's new album Live at Ancienne Belgique was released on Christmas, according to Pitchfork.The concert, which was recorded on October 28, 2010 in Brussels, has been released as a 13-track live album that is available for download on the band's website.As a Christmas treat from the band, fan ... More >>

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    December 25, 2010

    Gorillaz Release 'Phoner to Arizona' Music Video

    Gorillas have just dropped a music video for their new song "Phoner to Arizona," according to NME.Phoner to Arizona" is the first track on Gorillaz' new iPad album The Fall, which they wrote while on the road during their North American fall tour this year.The Fall will be released as a free downloa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2010

    Henry Rollins Reveals He Produced an Album For Killer Charles Manson

    ​At a benefit event he recently hosted for Los Angeles radio station KCRW, former Black Flag frontman Henry Rollins revealed that he produced an album for serial murderer and cult leader Charles Manson, according to the Hollywood Reporter. Rollins produced a handful of Charles Manson's acoustic "p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2010

    Aretha Franklin Fighting Pancreatic Cancer

    ​Aretha Franklin's family has confirmed that the singer has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, according to Billboard.After being ordered by doctors to cancel six months of appearances and going through a very successful recovery from an unknown surgery last Thursday, we can only hope she'll b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2010

    From Print: Blogs Teased in Our 11/18 Issue

    ​This week, New Times ran a list in our print publication highlighting some of the most interesting posts published at Up On The Sun over the past week. Here are links to those posts.Has My Chemical Romance also abandoned the Sound Strike boycott of Arizona?Which song by local band Gospel Claws h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2010

    New Gorillaz Album Recorded on an iPad... Yes, Really

    ​In between dates on an extensive international tour, Damon Albarn has been recording a new Gorillaz album on his iPad, according to NME.Albarn said he hopes he has "made a completely different kind of record." In an effort to be the first to release an iPad-made album, he hopes to release his wor ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 29, 2010

    Lady of the Evening

    Gaga madness continues post-show

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    July 1, 2010
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    June 11, 2010

    Gilbert Man Arrested After Trying to Trade Weed for iPad on Craigslist

    Jacob Walker allegedly tried to trade weed for an iPad on Craigslist.​A Gilbert man was arrested Wednesday after police say he and a friend posted an ad on Craigslist hoping to trade an iPod Touch and some weed for an iPad. Based on what we've heard about the iPad, 20-year-old Jacob Walker ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2010

    June 11 In Blogs: Benjamin Bratt, DJ Tranzit, Synthetic Marijuana, Top Chef, and Al Krieger

    ​​​In the 24-hour news cycle, it can be difficult to keep up. We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries:

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    May 12, 2010

    Brain Scans on Your iPhone? Yeah, There's an App for That, and They're Testing it Out in Scottsdale

    www.thepreppyprincess.com​At last, an iPhone application that does something a little more useful than finding the closest Applebee's.Researchers at the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale are conducting clinical trials on a new iPhone app that would allow doctors to view brain scans with their iPhone ... More >>

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