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  • The DJs of Holy Ship!!! 2014
    This year's lineup for Holy Ship!!!, HARD's dance music cruise, didn't disappoint, managing to put some of the biggest EDM acts aboard the MSC Divina. DJs like Skrillex, Diplo, Duck Sauce, Disclosure, Boys Noize, Laidback Luke, Zedd, Tiësto, and more, all made sure Holy Ship!!! passengers...
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  • The Women of Holy Ship!!! 2014
    Leaving the cold weather behind, the women of Holy Ship!!!, an EDM cruise aboard the MSC Divina, took advantage of the Caribbean sun and hard beats to jump into their swimsuits and dance until dawn. Here are some of the ladies who brought their A-game to the party. All photos by Ian...
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  • The Fans of Holy Ship!!! 2014
    Once again, Holy Ship!!! brought together dance music fans from all over the world to set sail from Miami aboard the MSC Divina. Here's a sampling of the crazy, fun-lovin' passengers of Holy Ship!!! All photos by Ian Witlen. See also: The Women of Holy Ship!!! 2014 The DJs of Holy Ship!!! 2014
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  • No Pants Light Rail Ride Phoenix 2014
    Dozens of local wiseacres undressed to impress on Sunday, January 12, and boarded various METRO Light Rail trains while wearing nary any trousers, jeans, skirts, or shorts. Sassy underwear, boxers, or panties were the order of the day as they were all participating in the annual No Pants Light...
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  • Iron Chef Jose Garces Unveils New Menu Items at Distrito in Scottsdale, 1/11/14
    Several hundred guests turned out to sample new menu items at Iron Chef Jose Garces' Distrito at the Saguaro Hotel in Scottsdale Saturday night. The dishes, spanning from the light and refreshing to the hearty and soulful, were paired with margaritas, sangria, tequila shots served by aerial...
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  • The Whisperlights with Dry River Yacht Club and There Is Danger, 1/11/14
    After years of memorable shows, The Whisperlights decided to break up, but not before playing a farewell show with Dry River Yacht Club and There Is Danger, which featured guest performers and impressive visuals. The final show took place at Crescent Ballroom on Saturday, January 11,...
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  • Janelle Monáe at Marquee Theatre, 1/11/14
    It's really a shame that Janelle Monáe was forced to postpone her November performance at the Crescent Ballroom late last year due to "mandatory vocal rest." If her performance would have been anything like it was last night at the rescheduled date at the Marquee Theatre it probably would have...
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  • Inside Nook in Arcadia: Pizzas, Service, and Ambiance
    Between chef-driven spots Beckett's Table from Justin Beckett and Cullen Campbell's Crudo in Arcadia's Gaslight Square, and blocks away from establishments of Valley tastemakers Vincent Guerithault and Mark Tarbell (not to mention the new headquarters of Fox Restaurant Concepts), Nook is an...
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  • Closer Look: A Remote Arizona Church Offers Followers Peyote-Induced Psychedelic Trips
    Take a visual journey to Peyote Way Church of God. Although not a house of worship in the traditional sense -- there's no steeple, no ornate architecture, no flowing robes or pulpit -- Peyote Way is, in fact, a church. It was founded based on the beliefs of Peyotism, a Native American religion...
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  • Club Candids: DJ Roya's Magical Unicorn & Rainbow Birthday Party at Apollo's Lounge
    Tongue Tied’s Michele “DJ Roya” Chinichian celebrated her birthday on Saturday, January 4, at Apollo’s Lounge with a magically delicious evening of rainbows, unicorns, stickers, face painting, balloons, and enough bright colors to make Lisa Frank (not to mention your average suburban moppet)...
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  • Ten Movies to Look Forward to in 2014
    As awards season draws nearer and best-of-the-year lists keep rolling in, there's only one thing left to do: get excited about what comes next. Here are ten films you won't want to miss in 2014. By Calum Marsh
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  • Taiyou Con 2014 at Hilton Mesa
    Anime fans, cosplayers, and geeks from across Arizona gathered at the Hilton Mesa from Friday, January 3, to Sunday, January 5, for the annual Taiyou Con. Photos by Benjamin Leatherman
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