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  • Mr. Meeble at Crescent Ballroom
    PHOTOS AND REVIEW BY MELISSA FOSSUM Last night was Mr. Meeble's laser-studded homecoming after a two-month European tour that the group planned entirely on its own. The Crescent Ballroom gave Meeble a warm welcome, and judging by how many times frontman Devin Fleenor said, "It's good to be...
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  • Club Candids at Barney's Boathouse
    Barney's Boathouse's move from University Drive to Old Town Scottsdale was wise. The bar is no longer walking distance from ASU, but it now attracts a chill Scottsdale clientele. Plus, the bar upgraded its small Tempe location to a massive three-story party. We checked out Barney's new...
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  • GWAR at Marquee Theatre
    In the past, my distaste for metal has kept me from ever reviewing it. It just wouldn't be fair to readers and frankly, it would really suck for me. But new experiences are important, so last night, I decided it dive right in: GWAR. Sex demons from space. A metal show, yeah, but a metal show on...
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  • Night Owl: Thursday's Open and Unplugged at Wok Star Bar
    Wok Star Bar's bizarre rock star charm, beer specials, and acoustic guitars take center stage for Thursday Night Open & Unplugged. The adjacent Chop and Wok restaurant may be ransacked by renovation but that hasn't stopped music lovers from enjoying the vintage store decor, signature shots,...
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  • Discover India Festival 2011
    ‚ÄčA little warm drizzle in no way dampened the spirits of thousands of people who showed up at the Discover India Festival at Heritage Square and Science Park on Sunday in downtown Phoenix. PHOTOS BY KATHLEEN VANESIAN
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  • Steampunk Street III in Downtown Mesa
    Some folks say they were born in the wrong decade. But in the case of steampunkers, they're off by a about a century. Evermore Nevermore hosted the third Steampunk Street party, celebrating retro-futuristic ray guns, time machines, fashion, and art. Visitors prowled the streets in bustled...
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  • Certified Local Festival 2011
    The forecast said weather would be bad, but other than a few few clouds, it was all sun-shiney smiles at Certified Local Festival. Held next to Duck and Decanter, 60 local, independent businesses showcased the goods, while browsers listened to music from Sunset Electrics, Loose Cannons Blues...
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  • The Sixth Phoenix Annual Parade of the Arts
    Phoenix was in her costumed-best for the 6th Phoenix Annual Parade of the Arts. Those who chose to roll costume-less enjoyed unparalleled people watching and an exciting selection of local visual and performing artists. Cool but not too cold fall weather and an impressive outdoor events...
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  • Chow Bella and Roosevelt Row's Pie Social 2011
    If anyone takes pie seriously, we do. This year's Chow Bella Pie Social totally proved that, and we have pictures just in case there was any doubt. The proof is in the filling. PHOTOS BY TEDD ROUNDY
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  • Club Candids: Funked Up at Long Wong's
    The recent cold snap couldn't keep the young and stylish away from the debut night of Mikel Lander and Meredith Moore's new Funked Up night at Long Wong's in Tempe on Monday, November 7.PHOTOS BY BENJAMIN LEATHERMAN
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  • Beer for Brains' RAREaffair 2011
    On Saturday, close to 800 beer lovers soaked themselves in suds at the RAREaffair, the premier event thrown by the Beer for Brains Foundation this year. Held at Talking Stick Resort, this no-limit food-and-drink-tasting event featured more than 75 beers for sipping. While some brews were...
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  • Burning Man 2012: Black Rock City Life
    Between outlandish art and massive explosions, it's important to remember that Burning Man's home of Black Rock City is just a collection of people enjoying life in an expressive and artistic environment. Enjoy this window into the life of Black Rock City, the annual temporary environment that...
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