Running until February 12, 2011 at Modified Arts on Roosevelt in downtown Phoenix, "Shapeshifters," a collaborative exhibition created by fiber artists Ingrid Restemayer and Christy Puetz, adopts the metaphor of the shape-shifter. A shape-shifter is a mythical being, legendary in every culture, which is capable of transforming into other creatures or objects. The artists, in contrasting visual media, examine the ways in which humans psychologically and perceptually "shape shift," depending on the circumstances in which they find themselves or the context in which they experience phenomenon...full story
Sidebar is a retro-modern lounge with a chill atmosphere and a sleek vibe. Retro Hi-Fi was founded by DK Strickler, World Famous Rani "g" and Dr. Drea in September 2009. They provide the hipster crowd with great drink deals and a laid back environment.
You know what record is severely -- "criminally," one might say if they were given to old timey rock writer sayings -- underrated? Hole's Live Through This. Some (a lot? a bit? -- I'm not exactly sure) of this certainly has to do with the oft-whispered allegations that Kurt Cobain wrote the...
What do you get when you combine burlesque dancers, a boxing ring stage, a prohibition era warehouse and the MIstress of Tease herself, Blissom Booble? A sexy spectacle known as Scandalesque at The Duce.
The first images that came to mind when I heard about a folk festival at The Paisley Violin? Tie-dyed college kids screeching out against the Vietnam War over a haze of sweet smoke. That wasn't exactly the scene at the River Jones Music & Friends Festival. Influenced by the folk legends of the...
Scottsdale's weeklong Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction brings fanatics, fetishists and collectors together in honor of all things car-related . Here's a peak at some of the highlights from the midway point of the event, Wednesday.
Those who couldn't wait for the upcoming Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction gathered at the Scottsdale Pavilions on Saturday. The plethora of muscle cars and hot rods served as a more than ample appetizer for car fanatics and owners alike.
Local band The Glass Heroes and other punk acts presented a night of music and mayhem on Saturday, January 15, at George & Dragon in honor of the legendary Joe Strummer, the late frontman for The Clash.PHOTOS BY BENJAMIN LEATHERMAN
It's a testament to Social Distortion's prominent influence on younger punk rock n' roll bands that two songs in to opening band Dead Relatives' set, I thought they were Social Distortion...full story
PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
More often than not, Scottsdale’s night rangers are choosing the last option and daring to rock ‘n’ roll all night at The Firehouse. Carrying on the lineage of the old Mickey’s Hangover (which used to occupy the same property), The Firehouse has proven to be a popular destination for denizens...