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  • Rock Allegiance Tour at Mesa Amphitheatre: Puddle of Mudd, Papa Roach, and Buckcherry
    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 tour and record new music. I for one had no idea Papa Roach has released seven albums. I guess...
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  • Fridays with Jared Alan at District
    District's laid back lounge look, art adorned walls and modern design make it the perfect place to enjoy the kick back beats and reverse happy hour treats of Fridays with Jared Alan. One of the highlight's of an evening at District is that the fancy and somewhat highfalutin flavor of the bar's...
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  • ASU Tailgate Party
    The ASU student body tailgated before the university's win over USC on Saturday night in classic ASU fashion. The win ended an 11-game losing streak and continued ASU's streak of drunkest and most disorderly tailgate parties.
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  • Lingerie Extreme at Wasted Velvet
    Wasted Velvet welcomed women to don their littlest lingerie and let loose on Friday night. The models of BOA hopped on the pole and got their go go on as DJ Mattafact provided the beats.
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  • Cafe: Windsor In Photos
    If you've been to Postino — either the original in Arcadia or the wine bar's Central Avenue location — then you have a good idea of what Windsor, the latest venture from restaurateurs Craig DeMarco and Lauren Bailey, has in store. Save for a small sign out front, Windsor prefers to be found the...
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  • Club Candids: Crystal Dreams Paint Party at Madison Events Center
    One of the first suggestions on The Crystal Dreams Wild Fire Tour--The World's Wildest Paint Party flier is "wear all white." With guests spraying paint in the air at every turn, this was a more of a requirement than a recommendation. Things got messy. The party went down Saturday, September...
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  • Ke$ha and LMFAO In Photos
    After Kesha's strong show last summer at Marquee Theatre, it was exciting to see what the young singer would bring to a bigger venue and how she would change up the set. Her past performance had been so impressive, surely the larger space would give her even more to work with. For better or for...
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  • Kiss Me I'm Irish Saturday at Teakwood's Tavern and Grill
    Softly strummed acoustic rock on one side. ESPN, Nascar and numerous flat screens on another. A deluge of Dublin approved drink specials in the middle. The Phoenix location of Teakwood's Tavern and Grill has no specific identity and Kiss Me I'm Irish Saturday is no different. Despite the...
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  • The Bizarre Bazaar Freak Show at The Firehouse
    The traveling circus troupe known as The Hellzapoppin Sideshow Revue spent Saturday night swallowing swords, eating fire and in general defying death in as many ways as possible. The fine circus folk did so as part of the Bizarre Bazaar at Downtown Phoenix art space, The Firehouse. The evening...
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  • Sheriff Joe, Christ Puppets and Luster Kaboom at Third Friday
    First Friday's quieter and far more well behaved younger sibling, Third Friday, came to Downtown Phoenix last night. Although it didn't offer a proliferation of zombies or incessant hug offerings, the evening compensated for that with a cutting edge collection of new art.
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  • Bon Iver and Fleet Foxes: the Super Bowl of Indie Rock Concerts
    I joked that last night's show by Bon Iver, Fleet Foxes, and The Walkmen was like the "Superbowl" of indie shows here on the blog, and I stand by it. (With one extra team? I hadn't really thought it through.)...full story PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
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  • Sweet Salvage's September Sale
    Downtown Phoenix home decor shop Sweet Salvage, located at 4809 North 7th Avenue, opens its September sale, called "Harvest Moon," on Thursday, September 15. The themed vintage sale closes on Sunday, September 18. PHOTOS BY BECKY BARTKOWSKI
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