Firebird International Raceway was invaded over the weekend by some of the heaviest metal bands ever to grace the radio waves of KUPD. Five Finger Death Punch, Anthrax, Filter and more descended upon the stage to rock and rock hard. See the musical mayhem for yourself in the shots above.
PHOTOS BY MELISSA FOSSUM
Bliss ReBar's city chic design makes it a perfect place for Rockin the ReBAR's stylish denizens and bohemian beats. Every Saturday night DJ Hoodwink's trendy turntable tunes and the refreshing $3 razzmatazz take over the heavily forested patio, which features an outdoor bar made out of actual rebar.
There was no shortage of spectacular and surreal art work at this year’s Burning Man festival in Nevada. Huge pirate ships, neon-covered Trojan Horses, an eclectic selection of unusual art installations and sculptures were featured at the weeklong annual festival. Valley burners recentl...
Every Wednesday night, Glendale's O2 Lounge hosts R-Rated trivia, allowing guests to test their wits with four rounds of questions focused on sex. Between rounds, the bar holds miscellaneous contests such as competitive stripping.
PHOTOS BY MELISSA FOSSUM
Neon Trees are neither neon nor trees. What they are is a band; a band that rocked the hell out of Marquee Theatre over the weekend. See Neon Tress along with Iamwe, and local boys Peachcake in this slideshow from the concert.
PHOTOS BY DAVID ROBLES
Do you like monsters? Hell yeah, you do. Well so do artists Paperdaniel and Blurble. They love monsters so much that they created an entire show of their creations currently on display at Red Hot Robot. Check out the monster madness in the shots above.
PHOTOS BY TEDD ROUNDY
Sade (the woman, not the band) doesn't seem like she has to work very hard live. If there's ever an audience willing to plunk down $149 for the good seats, load up on $25 glossy programs, posters, t-shirts, and memorabilia -- it's Sade's...full story
PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
The Dubliner is everything an Irish pub should be: cozy, casual, equipped with a foosball table and most importantly... really cheap.
The $2 PBR specials and the band's nature friendly name make Tuesday nights at this Phoenix pub look like one potentially serious hipster hangout. However, The...
Pool party season is coming to and end and with it the SPLASH pool party series. The last SPLASH of the summer soaked the Lexington Hotel on Saturday night. The hipster set danced and splashed the night away to performances by local bands such as Minibosses, Sweetbleeders and Hot Birds & The...
September's First Friday hit Downtown Phoenix last night. This month's edition included the usual collection of overdressed teenagers, sweltering galleries and overwhelmingly outdated requests for free hugs. Fortunately it also included the Kitten Paws Vintage Pop Up Shop at New City Studio,...
Phoenix Convention Center is usually home to conferences and expos, but last night one of the massive halls was turned into a giant glowstick-heavy dance party as Canadian producer deadmau5 ("dead mouse") came to town...full story
PHOTOS BE MELISSA FOSSUM
Make no mistake, last night's Deadmau5 show at Phoenix Convention Center was an event. If you missed it, you missed out big! While we can't transport you through time to rectify your horrible, horrible mistake, we can show you a ton of what you missed. May the above photos serve as a reminder...
Traditionally, a foundry is a place where hardened metal castings are made. Last night I walked into the Foundry on First a wad of Play-Doh, and walked out a hardened rock 'n' roll concertgoer that my angry inner 19-year-old self would have been proud of. In short, Mexico's volatile rock-rap...