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  • Club Candids: Friday After First Friday at The Quincy
    Bad news for any hipsters who like to stay up late in style: The Quincy ain’t gonna be hosting any more after-hours affairs until the end of the summer. Photographer Quincy Ross is taking a break from presenting parties at his CenPho studio and gallery for the next few months. There was one...
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  • King of Tranny Skate Competition
    Kids of all ages dropped into the bowl at Kids That Rip skate school on Saturday to compete in the King of Tranny contest sponsored by KTR and Cowtown Skateboards. With divisions in PeeWee, 3-10, 11-13, 14-16 and 17 and up, there were plenty of girls and boys showing off their skills. Boarders...
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  • Bret Michaels at Scottsdale Waterfront
    There's an old adage out there that goes something like "If it ain't broke, don't fix it." In this particular instance, it is being applied towards former Poison lead singer Bret Michaels and his setlist. The last time Michaels was in town -- at the Arizona State Fair this past October --...
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  • Of Montreal at Marquee Theatre
    There's a certain outrageousness associated with of Montreal. Frontman Kevin Barnes performs in skirts and makeup in the middle of a vaudevillian spectacular that includes giant fish people, disappearing acts, and Barnes riding a live white horse...full story PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
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  • My Friend Jason's Beach House at Madison Event Center
    It was Friday the 13th this past weekend, which means it was the perfect time for the annual Jason Vorhees-themed dance party put on by local rave promoter Clix Bag of Trix. This year’s edition had a bit of a beach party twist as hockey masks, hotties, and Hawaiian shirts were in abundances as...
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  • Name That Tune at R.T. O'Sullivan's
    Saturday is Name That Tune night at R.T. O'Sullivan's in Glendale. The bar tries to create a fun party vibe by offering up brain teasing beats, a barrage of beverage bargains and a chance to win a $50 gift card. If your musical knowledge is a little iffy, don't worry the tunes are mostly...
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  • Club Candids at Dirty Pretty
    With a name like Dirty Pretty, you'd expect lots of gorgeous gals, and if you're lucky, ladies that want to get down and dirty. I'm not sure about the dirty half of the equation, but the pretty were out in full force. Check out the above photos to see plenty beautiful women shakin' it to some...
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  • Coheed & Cambria at Marquee Theatre
    With no opening act on the bill, Coheed & Cambria took the stage at 8 p.m. and played a 2 1/2-hour double set that showcased the band's sonic versatility. The first set was a mostly "unplugged" aaffair, as frontman Claudio Sanchez took the stage solo, wearing funky white-rimmed glasses, and...
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  • First Friday May 2011
    More art work than you can shake an empty PBR can at and tons of street-based performances; First Friday ain't slowing down as we head into the summer months. Check out several pieces by Jen Urso and a smattering of other local art and zany peeps in this month's slideshow. PHOTOS BY MIKE SEPULVEDA
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  • Dirty 6 Mud Run
    Saturday at Rawhide Western Town in Chandler saw at least a thousand people turn up to dive, slide, and slip through mud. Whether they were clambering across muddy logs, jumping into watery pits of sludge or plunging down slides, no one came out clean. At the end of both the six and three mile...
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  • Black Carl and Gospel Claws at The Duce
    Who would have thought a boxing ring would make such a great stage? And that an old warehouse turned retro mini-mall and bar would have good acoustics? But both were so Friday night at The Duce in downtown Phoenix, where two well-known local bands, Black Carl and Gospel Claws, "faced off" in a...
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  • Spanish Fly Pool Party
    Spanish Fly Mexican Beach Club helped get pool party season into motion on Saturday. All of the basics were accounted for: Bikinis, Beer and a DJ.
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