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  • Third Friday Art Walk in Downtown Phoenix
    There was a lot of new art to show off at the Third Friday Art Walk on April 20. The smaller crowd brought intimate settings: a chance to view Phoenix's downtown art scene with new breath. From a latex molded sock installment to a cross-country art collaboration, the spring season has been...
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  • 420 Celebrations in Metro Phoenix
    Phoenix's 420 weekend celebrations may not be quite on par with that of our Northeastern neighbor, Colorado, but that will change someday soon. Arizona's medical marijuana dispensaries, peer to peer networks and head shops pulled out what stops they could in order to present MMJ patients with a...
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  • Hipsters Taking Selfies at Coachella
    It's Coachella. You knew there was going to be selfies. All images by Josue Rivas. See Also Death Will Never Kill Coachella's Drug CultureThe Tattoos of Coachella 2014 The Lovely Ladies of Coachella 2014
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  • Lorde at Comerica Theatre, 4/17/14
    "I'm terrified of being an adult," Lorde told a packed house towards the end of her April 17 concert at Comerica Theatre. Given the way the 17-year-old songstress' debut album, "Pure Heroine", dominated the latter half of 2013, and given her lyrics -- coolly defiant celebrations of suburbia,...
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  • Baking an Apple Pie with Beth Howard, Ms. American Pie
    Beth Howard really doesn't see what all the fuss is about when people bake pies. To her, the process should be as simple as possible. From the meditative quality of making a lattice crust on an apple pie to the alluring ability of baking for different guys in her college years, Howard sees a...
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  • Big Brain Awards 2014: Meet the Finalists
    We see you, Phoenix. When we set our sights on finding up-and-coming creatives pushing boundaries in performing art, visual art, design, culinary art, and urban vision, you suggested hundreds of nominees about to hit it big. We narrowed down that long list to 15 finalists for the 2014 Big...
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  • Candy Kids and Color at Dreams & Drums
    The Club Candids crew was swept into the frenetic maelstrom of vibrant light and heavy sounds that enveloped Stratus on Saturday, April 12, during the latest edition of annual dance party Dreams and Drums. EDM artists and DJs like Brazzabelle, CRNKN, and Twrk blasted intense beats for the sea...
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  • Lana Del Rey at Comerica Theatre, 4/15/14
    Thousands of fans packed a sold-out Comerica Theatre in downtown Phoenix last night to catch a rare performance from singer Elizabeth Grant aka Lana Del Rey in between her Coachella stops. With no opening act Del Rey hit the stage around 8:30 p.m. letting everyone know "My Pussy tastes like...
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  • Obscura Sixth Anniversary at Rips, 4/11/14
    Monthly retro dance night Obscura celebrated its sixth birthday in style on Saturday, April 11, at Rips by doing exactly what its done best over the years: giving local mods, hipsters, and urbanites at place to shake their moneymakers to ‘80s jams, indie hits, and Britpop songs aplenty. Adrian...
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  • ZapCon 2014 at Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel
    The Pueblo Ballroom at the Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel took on the atmosphere of an old-school video arcade on Saturday, April 12, and Sunday, April 13, during ZapCon 2014. The rainbow glow from more than 160 classic video games and pinball machines shone out from the darkened room while...
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  • Hollywood Costume Party at Phoenix Art Museum
    In celebration of the Phoenix Art Museum's latest exhibition, "Hollywood Costume," Phoenicians put together their best film-themed costumes for a night at PAM, Saturday, April 12. Photos by Jessica Obert
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  • Scottsdale Culinary Festival: Great Arizona Picnic 2014
    With tickets in hand, the masses were given treats to sample, indulge in, and listen to on Saturday and Sunday April 12 and 13 at the Scottsdale Culinary Festival's Great Arizona Picnic. The cuisine ranged from Italian to Indian to all-American desserts -- there was something for every taste...
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