Why Millions of Fans Have Felt a Great Disturbance in the Force
Warning: This discussion is thick with spoilers.
Lately, we've had to report on far too many deaths in the Arizona music scene. But alas, it's our terrible duty to report that Rick Martinez, better known as DJ Essential, passed away on Thursday, March 21, around 2 p.m. due to complications from cellulitis. Martinez was 43 years old, and widely r ... More >>
Yeah, yeah, yeah...we get it Mondays suck (we've read Garfield). But it means the start of a new week, which means a bunch of killer shows in and around Phoenix. And here are a few of the coolest, our top five must-see shows this week.
"Beam me up, Scotty." "There's...somethingonthewing. Some...thing!" "Rock-it-man." Get your best/worst Shatner impression ready, because Phoenix Comicon announced today that none other than Captain James T. Kirk himself, William Shatner, will be the esteemed guest at the convention on Saturday, M ... More >>
Christmas came early for local geeks, as the organizers of Phoenix Comicon started announcing their lineup of guests for next year's event this morning. And if you're a fan of the original Star Trek (or T.J. Hooker, Boston Legal, $#*! My Dad Says, and egocentric bad sci-fi actors in general), the ... More >>
Photos by Melissa Fossum M83 Crescent Ballroom Monday, November 7 "Epic" is a word that has come to be synonymous with the music of M83. Fans use it to describe the band's live experience and frontman Anthony Gonzalez himself has used it to describe the double-album, Hurry Up, We're Dreaming ... More >>
Brad Dwyer and Jalipaz at Audioconfusion Studios Welcome to the latest installment of our weekly feature, Sound Off, where Jason P. Woodbury is joined by a different guest each week to listen to and discuss three tracks from local Phoenix artists. If you would like your songs to be considered ... More >>
Actors not your usual standup suspect
By Julie Peterson See more shots in our Star Trek: The Exhibition slide show. You don't have to be a huge fan of Star Trek to enjoy the touring exhibit that just opened at Arizona Science Center — it's got plenty for the general TV and movie enthusiast, as well as enough real-life physics and a ... More >>
The little bistro that should
Ringing in Christmas with a band of butchered tourists
A classic tale from way out west
Jim Strait is a Trekkie. But he's not from outer space.
The Phenomenauts fancy themselves as space-being guerrillas, invading the indie world in their '83 Dodge van
De Niro -- no surprise -- is the reason to like City by the Sea
Seeking closure, Robert Wise finally finishes Star Trek: The Motion Picture -- 22 years later
Past-life regression, psychic predictions and paranormal palaver: For 11 years, KTAR radio host Frank Baranowski has spooked his occult following
Sci-fi conventions are where movie stars go to burn brightly one more time
The Third Miracle may make a believer out of you
Petula Clark's beauty mark has been as elusive as Mona Lisa's smile -- until now
Trekkies docu examines starship troupers