On the table in front of him are a dozen or so unfinished fiberglass body parts. He intends to put them together into the coolest costume Phoenix Comicon has ever seen. The annual pop culture geek convention takes place May 27 through 30 at the Phoenix Convention Center, where Forrester will debut his "biggest costume design" to date — an elaborate full body suit of armor based on the Marvel Comics character Iron Man...full story
PHOTOS BY JAMIE PEACHEY
Clad in too many bracelets and sucking on pacifiers, raver chicas and chicos hit Firebird International Raceway on Friday, May 23, for some dance action courtesy of The Big Event. Check out all the beats and bass in the above photos.
PHOTOS BY VICTOR PALAGANO
Last night, Sex and the City fans gathered by the rooftop pool at the W Scottsdale for Steve Levine's "Carrie On" Fashion Show in celebration of the upcoming second film release. Surprisingly, the gender divide wasn't as wide as expected...full story
PHOTOS BY JONATHAN MCNAMARA
For those of you playing the home game, it's been forty years since Phoenix's alternative weekly paper Phoenix New Times came into existence as a reaction to the Kent State shootings. We celebrated with a massive party at MADCAP Theater in Tempe complete with performances by various Valley...
The long-awaited Duce finally opened her doors to reveal the bar/restaurant/gym/shopping/soda fountain goodness she contains. Check out the following shots from the grand-opening party "Orange Crush the Lakers" on Sunday, May 24.
PHOTOS BY JONATHAN MCNAMARA
To be totally honest, I sorta figured the Suns playoff game and the Lost finale would upstage Minus The Bear's Sunday night concert at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe. I mean, Sunday shows are sort of dicey proposition to begin with, let alone when there's such stiff competition...full...
Sundays in Tempe can be kind of a drag, but with Southwest Psycho's new endeavor at the Big Fish Pub, anyone whose musical interests include the suffix "billy" has a new Sunday spot to see live music and shake a tail-feather.
PHOTOS BY ADRIANE GOETZ
Beyond watching awesome bands, Coachella is also a prime spot for people watching. See the bold, the beautiful and the eccentric Coachella-goers here (with a cameo from Paris Hilton). All images by Nannette Gonzales.
Coachella Pool Parties: Lacoste, Nylon, Guess and...
Although many of the patrons at Scottsdaleâ€™s Afterlife dressed in their normal clubgoing outfits, plenty of hotties and honeys wore some rather sexy and scandalous outfits during the Anything But Clothes party on Saturday, May 15, incuding getups made from playing cards, bandanas, and even...
Jared Alan and Sean Watson offered a special edition of their hipster dance night Cheap Thrills event on Saturday, May 15, at the underground art space, hoping to tide their fans over until the popular event lands at its new home in September. PHOTOS BY BENJAMIN LEATHERMAN
The fifth floor of the Wyndham Hotel was cannonballed by a combination of speedos, chlorine and alcohol on Saturday afternoon. Echo Magazine set up shop on the pool deck for its Beach Ball 2010 pool party. The afternoon featured dancing, drinking and lots of dudes.
PHOTOS BY RYAN WOLF