One of these men was "born a poor black child."He may be known best as a "wild and crazy guy," but Steve Martin is the master of more than one craft. In addition to his work as a comedian and actor, Martin is a writer, playwright, and as Rare Bird Alert, his new album with The Steep Canyon Range ... More >>
Maya Dukmasova Chef Vibber's hummus served with roasted red peppers, garlic, rosemary the chef picks around Tempe and bagel chipsThis week we met Center Bistro's Executive Chef, Brett Vibber, who share tales of travels and kitchen values. Today, he gives us his recipe for hummus, a dish th ... More >>
Wikimedia CommonsArizona: Land of sun and song.There have been more than 140 songs with lyrics about Arizona in them. Seriously. Some of them have been big hits by huge acts, too ("Get Back" by The Beatles, "Take It Easy" by The Eagles). The lyrics to these songs capture various snapshots of the ... More >>
We got ancient history right here
From the Blues Brothers to Steve Martin playing King Tut, legendary musical moments are part of what make Saturday Night Live more than just another comedy show.SNL still holds its own sometimes but it was at its prime a few decades ago when it was lot edgier. Edginess is an, ahem, double-edged s ... More >>
Straight out of Tent City, Mistress Seven wants to hurt -- and be hurt
Beyond the diner
A hot Jett and a sweaty Kreme kick it with Power 92.3's JX3 at his Hard Rock B-day bash
Jett and Kreme hit O'Mallys for the dope flows and tight rhymes of "Roc the Mic Tuesdays."
King Tut Cafe & Catering
Almost You: The Songs of Elvis Costello (Glurp Records)
This concoction is much more than the Middle Eastern equivalent of Jell-O
The precious metal is always in fashion
Phoenix Art Museum unwraps crowd-pleasing "Splendors of Ancient Egypt"
It was 20 years ago this week that Sgt. Pepper dropped a bomb on movie theaters, so where's all the rerelease hoopla?
Stargazers revere Arizona Robert Burnham Jr., creator of the most complete, practical, inspirational book ever written about the night sky. But like so many people of genius, he would spend his last years alone and destitute.
A SCOTTSDALE PARENTS' GROUP WITH TIES TO PAY ROBERTSON IS MAKING SURE THE SEX-ED CURRICULUM DOESN'T GO ALL THE WAY