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    August 30, 2013

    5 Reasons Why Miley Cyrus' VMA Performance Was a Good Thing

    Miley Cyrus keeps breaking records. This week, her polarizing, bizarre, what-drugs-is-she-on? performance at the MTV Video Music Awards caused a Twitter avalanche, inspiring more than 300,000 Tweets per minute and upsetting the slightly classier Beyonce as the title holder of most Tweets in a minute ... More >>

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    July 31, 2013

    MTVu Picks Up Fayuca's New Music Video

    It's been almost three months since Latin-reggae-punk-rock troupe Fayuca dropped their stellar new record, Barrio Slideshow. During that time they've continued spreading their sound on the radio airwaves and touring circuit, but now the local boys are gearing up to take over dorm room television set ... More >>

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    June 17, 2013

    Top Five Must-See Phoenix Shows This Week

    She and him and them and them and him and her and them are playing in Phoenix this week, and all of them are a part of our five must-see Phoenix shows this week. You're bound to like one of those pronouns, if only you give it a chance.

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    June 13, 2013
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    May 25, 2013

    The Lawrence Arms - Las Vegas Country Saloon - 5/24/13

    The Lawrence Arms Las Vegas Country Saloon Friday, May 24 While I'm thrilled at the opportunity to see Devo and FLAG live (at Punk Rock Bowling), The Lawrence Arms are the main reason I'm in Las Vegas right now. The gritty Chicago punk band hasn't performed in Phoenix since a Chaser's show in 2009, ... More >>

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    March 25, 2013

    Top Five Must-See Shows in Phoenix This Week

    It's become a tradition around here. Every week, on Monday -- the worst of all days -- we bring you our Top Five Must-See Shows in Phoenix this week. You know, to help make it all bearable. Dig in, kiddos.

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    January 22, 2013

    Why Is Everyone So Pissed About the EDM Reality Show?

    By Andy Hermann As the Hollywood-based casting guru behind Jersey Shore and A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila, Doron Ofir knows how the lowbrow culture game is played. But even the man who gave the world Snooki might have been caught off-guard by the outrage over one of his latest projects: a compet ... More >>

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    December 21, 2012

    Searsucker Scottsdale: Nightclub Meets Restaurant at Top Chef Brian Malarkey's New Hot Spot

    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 >>

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    September 13, 2012

    Five Albums Every Man Should Have In His Bachelor Pad

    For those who are really terrible in this life, I imagine a special hell: reality TV hell. This awful place will be populated by the combined casts of Jersey Shore and The Bachelor Pad, two of the most painful shows ever. Why would I want to watch a television show that glorifies ignorance and margi ... More >>

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    August 8, 2012

    Kanye West's "Mercy" Explained By Phoenix Producer Lifted

    See also: Phoenix Producer Lifted Aims for Timeless Pop, Like His Boss Kanye West See also: The New F-O's Explain "Town" See also: The New F-O's to be Featured on FX Sitcom Wilfred and MTV's Jersey Shore Despite a release date of Tuesday, September 4, and recently unveiled cover art, it's hard to s ... More >>

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    June 20, 2012

    Six Music Advertising Deals We'd Love to See

    It's been a weird couple of weeks in the world of music-meets-advertising. Between Andrew W.K.'s announcement to speak at a My Little Pony convention and KISS' licensing deal with Family Guy, it's been pretty damn weird indeed. But think about it: a hard-partying My Little Pony would look great sit ... More >>

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    April 11, 2012

    Our 12 Favorite NSFW Videos (NSFW. DUH.)

    See also: Miniature Tigers Get Sexy @ Crescent Ballroom We've documented the fact that Miniature Tigers' new album, Mia Pharaoh has no shortage of totally sexy songs. The group's latest video, "Sex on the Regular" furthers the vibe, featuring a fox lady with a singing vagina. You know, because no ... More >>

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    November 15, 2011

    GWAR at Marquee Theatre, 11/14/11

    Melissa Fossum​I had the craziest dream last night. Normally when people say that, their dream is actually pretty boring, but I swear to you, this all happened. 

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    September 29, 2011

    Music Guide to Living the Jersey Shore Lifestyle

    GTL: The process of staying fresh and mint. Stands for "Gym, tan, laundry." Must be done every day to achieve maximum potential. Side effects may include fist pumping. Coined by the eloquent Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino from MTV's ground breaking Jersey Shore. You gotta GTL everyday to make sure ... More >>

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    September 24, 2011

    Rock Allegiance Tour at Mesa Amphitheatre, 9/23/11

    Photos By Melissa FossumBuckcherry​ Rock Allegiance Tour Mesa Amphitheatre Friday, September 23 Buckcherry, Papa Roach, Puddle of Mudd, and P.O.D. all sharing the bill...what year is this, 2002? In spite of all four artists releasing their biggest hits about ten years ago, all continue to t ... More >>

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    September 15, 2011
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    August 18, 2011

    The New F-o's to be Featured on FX Sitcom Wilfred and MTV's Jersey Shore

    ​Seems like that licensing deal is working out well for Phoenix-based hip-hoppers The New F-o's. The group's song "Good and the Bad" will be featured on tonight's episode of the FX sitcom Wilfred. In case you haven't got hip to it, the show features Elijah Wood and Jason Gann in a dog suit, who o ... More >>

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    August 1, 2011

    Happy Birthday, MTV: 30 Videos to Celebrate 30 Years

    I want my MTV back​Music Television turns 30 today, but the network doesn't look a day over 16 and Pregnant. Well before MTV started exploiting the incredibly difficult lives of irresponsible teens expecting a first child and balancing high school algebra, the Viacom-network played music vid ... More >>

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    July 27, 2011

    Pauly D to Join Britney Spears on Tour

    ​DJ Pauly D will be spinning on Britney Spears' tour, according to the Fab Life.The Jersey Shore star will be opening for Britney for six dates during her fall tour."Britney is one of my favorite performers and certainly one of this generation's most influential artists," he said. "It's an amazing ... More >>

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    April 14, 2011
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    April 8, 2011

    Red Bull Thre3Style and Z-Trip at The Venue Scottsdale Last Night

    Maria VassettZ-Trip performs during the Red Bull Thre3Style at Venue of Scottsdale.​Red Bull Thre3StyleVenue of ScottsdaleApril 7, 2011 "I like taking [people] on journeys hat they weren't even thinking about going on. There are so many roads to go down, I've always loved that about being a DJ." ... More >>

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    March 31, 2011

    Wrestlemania Preview and Predictions: Thoughts on Super Bowl of Wrestling and Superstar Billy Graham

    Wrestling SuperstarsThe biggest wrestling shows of the year are this weekend.​Wrestlemania 27 is being held in Atlanta this weekend, coinciding with the release of our cover story on former WWF champion Superstar Billy Graham. We've got a preview of the big event after the jump, featuring Snooki ... More >>

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    February 17, 2011

    Amber Miller at Axis/Radius ​Amber Miller doesn't get a lot of sleep these days. Along with being a full-time student at ASU working toward a master's in public relations, she also works at Sachi Salon & Spa, interns at ABC 15 News, and for the past eight months has been behind the bar at Axis/Radius ... More >>

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    January 27, 2011

    Ozzy Osbourne and Slash at Comerica Theatre Last Night

    Luke HolwerdaOzzy Osbourne​Ozzy Osbourne and Slash Comerica Theatre January 26th, 2011 Have you ever wondered what happened to the people who appeared in the '80s rock documentary Heavy Metal Parking Lot? Well, from the looks of it they were all standing in a line that stretched around the Comer ... More >>

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    January 4, 2011

    J.T. Ready on MTV: And No, It's Not a Rap Video

    MTV.comReady tells MTV's Ryan Duffy all about chupacabras and the dreaded Arizona jackalopeWhat am I to make of a recent segment of MTV's Vice Guide To Everything, which featured a gushing portrait of Arizona's best known neo-Nazi J.T. Ready, as he hunts "narco-terrorists" in the Sonoran desert?(You ... More >>

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    November 4, 2010
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    November 2, 2010

    Matt & Kim: Sidewalks

    ​By now you're probably grossly familiar with Brooklyn duo Matt & Kim and their catchy hit song "Daylight."MTV latched onto the single, giving the band an entirely new fan base comprised of Teen Mom sympathizers and GTL enthusiasts. It's not altogether the fault of MTV, however, sinc ... More >>

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    October 28, 2010
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    October 21, 2010
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    October 1, 2010

    MTV President Leaves Network

    ​Longtime MTV president Tony DiSanto is leaving the network, according to Variety.DiSanto is moving on to pursue a role as an independent program producer on primetime reality series.He'll be sticking with MTV through the end of the year to help with the transition process for his replacement, who ... More >>

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    September 13, 2010

    The MTV Video Music Awards Get Worse Every Year

    ​MTV's annual Video Music Awards have been working their way steadily downhill for a few years now.This year's show was pretty damn near the bottom of the slope, one would hope. The 2010 iteration included predictable performances, a lack of pans to stars in the crowd, and a lack of award winners ... More >>

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    August 23, 2010

    Five Reasons to Vote for John McCain for U.S. Senate

    John McCain​In order to give candidates equal time following our earlier post, Five Reasons to Vote for J.D. Hayworth for Senate, we thought we'd share a few things about John McCain that may be helpful to know when you go to the polls tomorrow.In our Hayworth post, we said we wouldn't vote for th ... More >>

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    August 20, 2010

    John McCain Considered a "Top Tweeter;" Study Finds He Has Highest "Digital IQ" in Senate

    www.hypericum.comJohn McCain apparently learned how to use a computer since the 2008 presidential campaign.​Senator John McCain's back-and-forth banter with "Snooki" -- of Jersey Shore shame -- seems to have earned him high marks as far as his digital prowess goes.In a joint study conducted by Ge ... More >>

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    August 11, 2010

    John McCain Says Jersey Shore's "Snooki" is "Too Good Looking to Go to Jail"

    www.threadless.comNicole "Snooki" Polizzi​It's a shame Senator John McCain lost the 2008 presidential election. If he'd won he would have the power to grant a pardon to a certain 4-foot-9 "guidette" whose perpetual orange hue "The Maverick" finds "too good looking" for jail.The "guidette" that see ... More >>

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    July 15, 2010
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    June 10, 2010

    John McCain Talks Tanning Beds and Taxes With New Tweet-Mate, Snooki of The Jersey Shore Fame"Snooki"​Guidettes across the country have a new ally in the war against a new tax on tanning, and it happens to be a guy who developed skin cancer after spending five years with the sun beating down on him in a Vietnamese prison camp.Senator John McCain and "Snooki," of Jersey Sho ... More >>

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    April 1, 2010

    Tiger Woods and Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino "Un-Sexiest Men of the Year""The Situation"​The results are in: Sex great Tiger Woods and Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino of The Jersey Shore are named as the two un-sexiest men of 2009, according to an opinion survey conducted by The Boston Phoenix.Tiger, who just finished a stint at an Arizona rehab center, ... More >>

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    February 19, 2010

    10 Things Under $10 This Weekend: Jersey Shore Parties, Pin-up Girls, T-Pain, and More

    www.mtv.comGet a fake bake like Angelina "Jolie" Pivarnick at Sandbar's Jersey Shore party tonight.​Colorful doesn't even begin to describe the eclectic array of inexpensive events on tap for this weekend. There's a candy-themed dance party at Afterlife that's guaranteed to satisfy your sweet to ... More >>

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    January 22, 2010

    10 Things Under $10 This Weekend: Idiotarod, Love Me Nots, Jersey Shore, and More

    Jillian SloanSome of the participants in last year's Idiotarod in downtown Phoenix.​The security guards at the Safeway at Seventh Street and McDowell Road better be on high alert today. Ditto for the one's at Fry's, Trader Joe's, or any other grocery store in the CenPho area. Por que? Because t ... More >>

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    January 20, 2010

    Sparkling Sake: The Champagne of...Well, Sakes

    From left: Nigorizake Sawa Sawa, Zipang and Chikurin Hana Hou Hou Shu sparkling sakes.​Do you still get night terrors from that one time your friend made you take a shot of hot sake at her favorite sushi place and it made you gag from the weird taste and acute burning sensation? Don't let y ... More >>