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  • Sa Bai Modern Thai
    Sa Bai Modern Thai is the restaurant where a tight selection of traditional Thai food resides in a calming, laid-back atmosphere that would make fast food magnate Dave Thomas roll over in his grave. Because Sa Bai used to be a Wendy's. Full story. PHOTOS BY JACKIE MERCANDETTI
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  • Club Candids: Sandbar
    There's more to the West Valley than sports and suburbs. University of Phoenix Stadium was completed around the same time as Westgate, causing an overnight nightlife boom for the western portion of the 101. Sandbar was part of this growth, providing Mexican food and a cozy beach atmosphere...
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  • Friday Night Fights: Part II
    Fans poured into the Madison Events Center to watch boxers battle it out in the ring. MONICA ALONZO
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  • A Perfect Circle and Red Bacteria Vacuum at Comerica Theatre
    A Perfect Circle returned to Phoenix to play Comerica Theatre last night. Opening band, Red Bacteria Vacuum opened the show with their own brand of Japanese, noise punk. PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
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  • Alkaline Trio and Smoking Popes In Photos
    After 15 years, the guys in Chicago punk staple Alkaline Trio still rock as hard as ever. It just may be a bit harder to hear them over the roar of their boisterous fan base. From the moment the band took the stage at the Nile Theater in Mesa, the crowd went nuts. The crowd knew the words and...
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  • Journey, Foreigner, and Night Ranger in Photos
    In all my years attending concerts at this pavilion (under its myriad names), I've never seen traffic like what we waded through before the Foreigner/Journey concert. Cars were still backed up and blocking the intersection at 83rd Avenue and McDowell an hour after the concert started. The...
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  • Cannonball Pool Party featuring Peachcake and Amani Jae
    The Cannonball Pool Party continued at the Lexington Hotel on Sunday. Pabst Blue Ribbon, Sticky Fingers & Retro Hi-Fi presented another afternoon full of hipster dipping and PBR sipping. Peachcake and Amani Jae showed up as guest DJs for this week's edition.
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  • Zombie Beach Party at Rips Ales & Cocktails
    Phoenix's dead showed up in grand style for the Zombie Beach Party at Rips Ales & Cocktails on Friday night. Undead ghouls slammed back shots and cold ones while the still-living got painted up to look like their zombie brethren. PHOTOS BY JONATHAN MCNAMARA
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  • Vintage and Vinyl at Mabel's on Main
    The bartenders, or mixologists as they prefer to be called, at the 3-month-old Vintage and Vinyl serve up a refreshingly innovative menu of original cocktails. They also dish out a wealth of intoxicating information. Sunday nights at Scottsdale's stylish Mabel's on Main are the closest thing...
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  • Retro Gaming Night at HeatSync Labs
    Artists Anabel Martinez, Chris Wood, and James Barnett displayed their video game themed art at Mesa steampunk shop Evermore Nevermore's Video Game Art Show last Thursday. Across the street, Arizona's self-dubbed "Hackerspace" HeatSync Labs hosted Retro Gaming Night. Gamers played retro video...
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  • Hottest Club Candids of 2011 So Far
    Club Candids fans, consider this Christmas. We've taken a look back at each week's Club Candids slideshow from June all the way back to January to bring you this comprehensive look at the hottest of the hot. These are the best Club Candids has to offer in one convenient package. Enjoy.
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  • Breaking Up Walls Benefit Show
    The experimental sights and sounds of the Benefit Show for Breaking Up Walls hit the back room/stage of Tempe's Fixx Coffee on Thursday. The all-Arizona affair included eclectic performances from Flagstaff's Jerusafunk, Phoenix's Instructions and Tucson's Arcsin(100) and Whorticulture. Half of...
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