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  • The Foo Fighters and Cage the Elephant at US Airways Center
    The Foo Fighters are one of the greatest acts in present-day rock 'n' roll. Everything about the band's show, from the guitar showdown to the band's two hour and 45 minute set, proved why the Foos deserve their place on top...full story PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
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  • Maker Faire 2011 in Photos
    ​On October 15, Maker Bench Tempe, Roosevelt Row, Tony Felice PR, MAKE Magazine, and CRAFT magazine brought science, art, and engineering together in the Roosevelt Row district in downtown Phoenix. PHOTOS BY RYAN WOLF
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  • Tour de Fat 2011
    Folks dressed as Waldo, Lt. Dangle, Quailman, and Pikachu gathered at Tempe Beach Park on Saturday, October 16 to enjoy beer and bicycles at New Belgium’s annual Tour de Fat. PHOTOS BY MELISSA FOSSUM
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  • Occupy Phoenix 2011 in Signs and Posters
    Saturday's Occupy Phoenix rally in downtown Phoenix was packed with hippies, teachers, communists, anarchists, stoners, people dressed as cows, people dressed as cops, people with guns, and they all have one thing in common: they're mad as hell and they're not gonna take it anymore. What...
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  • Phoenix Design Museum's Opening Reception
    Until November 11, The historic Phoenix Seed & Feed Capitol Warehouse (411 South 2nd Street) will be home to the Phoenix Design Museum, which houses curated collections of local and national design. On October 13, the Professional Association for Design (AIGA) hosted a grand opening that was...
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  • Club Candids: Red Light Disco at Club Red
    ​Despite the attendance being a bit of a disappointment to its promoters, Red Light Disco at Tempe's Club Red last Friday night was far from a letdown for those who managed to show up. Rave kids, EDM enthusiasts, and colorful clubgoers were in the house as DJs spun from an illuminated booths,...
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  • Personal Space: Lance Greathouse's Wild Workshop
    The messy garage outside of Lance Greathouse’s North Phoenix home is filled with creatures and fire-breathing monsters galore. Not the supernatural kind, mind you, but rather those he’s built from made from scrap metal and steel. The dental laser technician, gearhead, and self-described “...
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  • Red Bull Triple Set, Chaos Theory 12, and More Shenanigans @ First Friday
    Friday night held the best weather so far this season as evidenced by the even-larger-than-usual crowds at First Friday. Noise and lights drew hundreds of spectators to the Red Bull Triple Set competition on Roosevelt, where local skate boarders competed for a cash prize. Food trucks and...
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  • Modern Phoenix Tour with Alison King
    Modern Phoenix's mid-century maven Alison King led a five-stop architectural tour on Saturday, October 8, as part of Phoenix Design Week. PHOTOS BY BECKY BARTKOWSKI
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  • Costumed Chicks and Gamer Girls at Devastation 2011
    Female video game fans from across the Valley donned their cosplay gear and grabbed their controllers and headed for the Phoenix Convention Center this past weekend to participate in the annual Devastation game expo and event. PHOTOS BY BENJAMIN LEATHERMAN
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  • Devastation 2011 in Photos
    Taunts or testosterone were in abundance inside the Phoenix Convention Center this past weekend. Joystick jedi from throughout Arizona descended upon the downtown destination en masse to wage pixilated warfare during Devastation, the annual gaming competition and expo.PHOTOS BY BENJAMIN LEATHERMAN
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  • First Friday at Portland's
    This is not your typical Downtown Phoenix First Friday experience. Don't expect an abundance of adolescent art fanatics attacking you with offerings of free hugs. First Friday at Portland's offers the funky turntable techniques of DJ 812 and a $3 rotating beer special of national and local...
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