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  • TaylorFest at ASU
    Arizona State University welcomed students, volunteer organizations and local businesses to its Downtown Phoenix campus for TaylorFest on Monday night. Superstereo and The Whisperlights provided the soundtrack for this community get-together.
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  • Death Cab for Cutie and Frightened Rabbit at Comerica Theatre
    There's always been something I've resented about Death Cab for Cutie, but I could never really put a finger on it. Last night's show at Comerica Theatre defined it perfectly. The band hasn't been truly "underground" since its earliest days, but when Top 40 radio picked up their chiming,...
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  • Cut Copy at Marquee Theatre
    It's about time Cut Copy played in Phoenix. Sure, it would have been great to see them on the In Ghost Colours tour, but last night was a good time for the band to make their first appearance. Fans had plenty of time to memorize the songs from the band's latest album, Zonoscope, released in...
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  • Karaoke with Steve at Max and Ted's 480 Neighborhood Bar
    Based on it's name, ​Karaoke with Steve at Max and Ted's 480 Neighborhood Bar sounds like three random dudes getting together in Chandler every Friday and Saturday night and subjecting themselves to each other's singing voices. A little scary. In reality the evening includes some killer drink...
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  • SPLASH Pool Party
    Splash, the self-proclaimed "coolest weekly pool party" in Downtown Phoenix, dove into the rather cozy pool at The Lexington Hotel on Saturday night. The evening included performances by local bands such as Ladylike, Strange Young Things and Sun Ghost. Special guest DJ Hartbreaks also supplied...
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  • Colored Water Throwing Festival and Rain Dance Party at The Firehouse
    The ritualistic splashing of Kool-Aid, paint and colored water transformed The Firehouse's backyard area into a Pollock-esque splatter painting on Saturday. Families and friends gathered in the outdoor performance space and colorfully doused each other all in the pursuit of fun and cooler...
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  • Modern Artist Dick Seeger's Magical Mystery Spiritual Tour In Photos
    A critically important figure on the mid-century Scottsdale art scene, Dick Seeger is more than your typical artist type. Sculptor, photographer, collector, gallerist, designer, philosopher, author Seeger is all that and more. Take a look at his home/museum in north Scottsdale, which i...
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  • Nourish In Photos
    Imagine a restaurant where all your food allergies and dietary restrictions and concerns about making choices that are good for the Earth were the central considerations behind the preparation of every dish. How would the food taste? It would probably taste a lot like the food at Nourish, a...
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  • Club Candids: Vintage
    Perched on the corner of 4th Street and Mill, Vintages blasts dance music into the Tempe night that is heavy on the decibels. . It's loud for a reason, Vintage has a huge dance floor full of Tempe's finest. Check out the mischief for yourself in the above shots. PHOTOS BY MELISSA FOSSUM
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  • Personal Space: Janet de Berge Lange's Fascinating World of Stuff
    Janet de Berge Lange lives in a fascinating world of stuff. In her sprawling studio, hidden behind a small, unassuming, 1904 house in the Van Buren neighborhood, one can find almost anything from dried birds to tin cans, interspersed with all of her artwork of course. PHOTOS BY MAYA DUKMASOVA
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  • Hot Chicks and Wicked Tattoos at Vans Warped Tour
    Temperatures bordering on hellish and a black top full of scantily-clad, post punk fanatics meant Sunday's Vans Warped Tour at Ashley Furniture Homestore Pavilion was the perfect place to scope some sick tattoos. Check out all the ink and hot (literally) bodies. PHOTOS BY DAVID ROBLES
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  • Vans Warped Tour In Photos: Eyes Set to Kill, Less Than Jake, and Blood On the Dance Floor
    The heat. Yeah, that's the first thing you expect when you start reading about the Vans Warped Tour. Yes, it was hot. Yes, most of the stages, merch booths, and product tents are set up on a parking lot, and of course, this is not helpful in regards to staying cool. But the heat isn't what...
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