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  • Behind the Scenes of Discovery's Desert Car Kings
    Jason and Ron McClure own and operate Desert Valley Auto Parts, one of the largest auto salvage companies in the Southwest. And starting in January, they'll also star in Discovery Channel's newest reality show, Desert Car Kings. On a foggy afternoon in North Phoenix, Jason McClure gave us a...
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  • Food Porn of the Holidays
    Christmas is over, but the food coma has just begun. As you commit to a new year full of workouts, take a moment to dwell on what you'll miss with these tasty shots holiday food and really great dishes we've had in the last month or so. Yes, we know we're evil.
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  • Eastside Records Christmas Eve Eve Memorial
    Legendary local store Eastside Records is scheduled to close at the end of the month after more than 23 years, but not before going out in style with a massive memorial party that took place on Thursday, December 23. The refreshments consisted of cheese puffs and cheap beer, while the...
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  • D-JR's Going Away Party at Dirty Pretty
    Friends of local DJ J.R. Phillips (a.k.a. D-JR) turned out en masse for his going away party at Dirty Pretty in Scottsdale on Tuesday, December 21. PHOTOS BY BENJAMIN LEATHERMAN
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  • Santarchy 2010
    Arizona Cacophony Society returned to Scottsdale with its annual costumed booze fest, Santarchy. Hundreds of Santas, a few reindeer, some snow men, and a few scantily-clad Mrs. Clauses kicked the night off at Dos Gringos before moving on to just about every other bar in Old Town. Ho ho ho!...
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  • Alice Cooper, Rob Zombie, and Roger Clyne Eat Their Christmas Pudding
    In a lot of ways Alice Cooper's yearly Christmas Pudding charity concert is like most families Christmas gatherings. Everybody gathers together in one spot and you have to sit through a lot of boring, awkward and downright uncomfortable moments in order to have a handful of good ones...full...
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  • Festivus Celebration at Cruisin' 7th
    Cruisin' 7th skipped Christmas this year and dragged in an old Seinfeld favorite, Festivus. The evening celebrated the gay community and helped raise money for Aunt Rita’s Foundation, a Phoenix AIDS organization.
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  • Cloaked Brutality: The Border In Photos
    Anastasio Hernandez Rojas screamed in agony as U.S. border agents rained blows on him and delivered 50,000 volts of electricity to his body over and over. "No! No! Ayuda!" the 42-year-old Mexican wailed, pleading for help in Spanish. "Ayudenme [help me]!" It was late in the evening of May 28,...
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  • Neon Trees at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino
    I never thought one of the best shows I saw all year would be in an Arizona casino. Even the bands playing last night at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino in Chandler, Paper Tongues and Neon Trees, remarked how odd it was they were in a casino showroom, saying things such as, "I have no idea what...
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  • Club Candids at 910 Live
    As a lifelong Phoenician, it's hard not to get all nostalgic for the old Boston's when stepping foot into 910 Live, but even without its dirt lot and smelly interior, the location has once again become a great place to see bands. We stopped by on Saturday for the No Headphones Required! show...
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  • Phoenix Tequila Fest in Photos
    U.S. Airways Center was buzzing (pun intended) with activity this weekend during the Phoenix Tequila Fest. Representatives from several distilleries were on hand to pass out samples of their agave nectar to the crowds. Salud! PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
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  • Obscura turns Tron
    Tron Legacy took over the Obscura dance party at Rip's on Saturday. PHOTOS BY RYAN WOLF
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