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  • A Tour Through Arroyo Vodka's New Home at the Old Beet Sugar Factory in Glendale
    After 36 years of vacancy, the Beet Sugar Factory in Glendale is undergoing some serious renovations thanks to Ray Klemp, owner of AZ Wine Company in Cave Creek and Scottsdale. The historic 1906 property will become the new home and distillery of Arroyo Vodka; the first Phoenix based spirit...
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  • Bar Olympics at Dos Gringos Mexigrill
    As the Summer Games were winding down over in London on Sunday, August 12, dozens of day drinkers were ramping things up at Dos Gringos in Chandler during the Bar Olympics. Seventeen teams of costumed competitors battled in eight different events -- including Quarters, Flip Cup, and Beer Pong –...
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  • The Great Paint Escape - Live Art & Mural Event
    On Saturday night, people of all ages gathered at 335 W. McDowell for a community event to help raise money for Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona. Art supplies provided by Calle 16 were available and several local artists were on hand to collaborate on painting a huge mural on site. The...
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  • Suns Dancers Auditions 8/11/12
    Phoenix Suns fans strutted their stuff this weekend for a chance to become Suns Dancers. Tryouts for the preliminary cut took place at the Sheraton downtown. A select few were called back for auditions at US Airways Center. Photos by Jim Louvau
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  • Fetish Heat 2012 at Venue of Scottsdale, 8/11/12 (NSFW)
    Things got kinky on Saturday night at Venue Scottsdale. If you're into eating sushi off of people, admiring suspended bodies, and fixating your eyes on performances from the likes of The Infamous Boom Boom, Nyla the High Temptress, and Katrina the Snake Charmer, Fetish Heat 2012 gave you all...
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  • Vince Neil After Party at 910 Live
    Girls, girls, girls hung out at 910 Live after the KISS and Motley Crue show to watch some live music, get decked out in body paint, and meet Vince Neil. Unfortunately, Vince left before we arrived, but we still got to meet plenty of quirky Motley Crue fans. Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Reubens Accomplice, Crescent Ballroom, 8/10/12
    It's not like Reubens Accomplice had completely vanished during the eight year stretch between their sprawling The Bull, The Balloon, and the Family in 2004 and the fresh-off-the-presses new record, Sons of Men, but last night couldn't help but feel like "a return" in the grandest sense. Read...
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  • KISS and Motley Crue at Ashley Furniture HomeStore Pavilion 8/10/12
    A few things are guaranteed at a KISS/Motley Crue concert: girls, girls, girls, rocking 'n rolling all night, and lots of pyrotechnics. The goal seems to be sex, drugs, and rock 'n roll, and both bands have done enough of all of those things to last the audience a lifetime. Photos by Maria Vassett
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  • World of Beer Grand Opening in Tempe
    World of Beer has arrived on Mill Ave in Tempe. And as its name suggests, it has a HUGE selection of beer to choose from -- more than 500 bottled beers, and some 50 tap selections. The Black Bottom Lighters were playing live music from the balcony and just below, a row of televisions had the...
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  • Club Candids at The Firehouse
    The red-hot Scottsdale spot was hopping on a Sunday night when the Club Candids cameras stopped by on August 6. Photos by Benjamin Leatherman
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  • Nicki Minaj, Comerica Theatre, 8/7/12
    Back when I saw Nicki Minaj open for Britney Spears last year, I was majorly disappointed by her performance and implored her to bring her A-game to her headlining tour. Back then, her vocals were inaudible, and her stage set-up and storyline bizarre. Thankfully, on her current tour where she's...
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  • Iron Maiden at Ashley Furniture HomeStore Pavilion, 8/6/12
    Metal legends Iron Maiden paid a visit to the Valley last night and thrilled fans with an energetic set that included all the Maiden staples from their massive catalog. Singer Bruce Dickinson vocals were spot on and the band's chemistry on stage was as undeniable as ever. Check out the full...
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