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  • Usher at Arena
    Think his abs are great? You should of seen the show. Usher brought the house down with enough belts and straps on his costume to make Lady Gaga jealous. PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
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  • Personal Space: Treg Bradley's Modern Temple of Creativity
    Part-home, part-gallery, Treg Bradley's modern home at the tip top of north Scottsdale pays homage to artists both local and international. Bradley, the inventor of the Grobal -- a self-watering plant pot -- says although his home is dedicated to the work of others, it's also very...
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  • Club Candids: Retro and Beyond Goth Night at Sanctum
    There's a little 80s darkwave goth kid inside all of us, so we were elated to get a serious fix Saturday night at Sanctum, everyone's favorite local vampire disco. From Q Lazzarus to Concrete Blonde to Janet Jackson, DJs Dan and Noiz.Fkr went way beyond the stereotypical retro darkwave tunes...
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  • Vintage Rockstar Wednesdays
    Vintage Rockstar Wednesdays do not quite live up to the name -- there's nothing terribly "Rockstar" about empty dance floors, NASCAR-filled television sets and decaying furniture. But if you can forgive Vintage Lounge for this false advertisement then there are some pretty good times to be...
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  • Burlesque Live at Hotel San Marcos
    Cigar girls, ladies in spinning hoops, and one helluva show. If you missed Burlesque Live! you missed out. Check out our photos from the event. PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
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  • Phoenix Annual Parade of the Arts in Photos
    This year's Phoenix Annual Parade of the Arts featured a multitude of floats rigged up by local artists. The parade met up on 5th near Roosevelt row then headed Downtown. The Bad Cactus Brass Band lead the charge followed by folks on rocket bikes, undead dogs, and fluorescent snake...
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  • Pie Social in Photos
    It's true. Pie is love. At least, it's true that people in Phoenix love pie. You turned out in droves for the first-ever Pie Social, this past Saturday, co-sponsored by Chow Bella and Roosevelt Row, to raise funds for after-school programs...full story PHOTOS BY TIMUR GUSEYNOV and MARIA VASSETT
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  • Anarchists vs. Nazis 2010
    Anarchists and neo-Nazis from the National Socialist Movement battled in the streets of Phoenix Saturday, with around 300 anarchists and other counter-protesters blocking the NSM's march to the Sandra Day O'Connor U.S. Courthouse. The Phoenix PD read the anarchists the riot act (literally), but...
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  • Best Coast at Rhythm Room
    Yes, Best Coast singer/lyricist Bethany Cosentino and her musical partner Bobb Bruno have a (ahem) steady sound and (cough) consistent themes. I personally find it endearing. Maybe the lovesick-girl-pours-her-heart-over-massive-reverb formula they masterfully cultivated on their album -- and...
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  • Bad Religion at Marquee Theatre
    Old age is Hell. Especially if you're punk rock icons who are looking as long in the tooth as Greg Graffin and the other members of Bad Religion did last night during their show at the Marquee Theatre in Tempe...full story PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
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  • Club Candids at Smashboxx
    A smashing time was had at Smashboxx on Friday, November 5, as the newly opened Scottsdale video bar and dance club was packed to the rafters.PHOTOS BY BENJAMIN LEATHERMAN
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  • Personal Space: Steve Strauss's Eclectic Arcadia Abode
    Steve Strauss and his Arcadia home can be described using the same adjectives -- eclectic and passionate, yet relaxed. The part-owner of Wag N' Wash (the pet supply and DIY washing station in Phoenix) and percussionist of the long-time local band Azz Izz has lived in the Orange Grove Heights...
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