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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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  • Scottsdale Fashion Week
    It was the fifth year of Scottsdale Fashion Week -- an event that in years past has had views of the Scottsdale Waterfront and SouthBridge. This year, the runways, bright lights and thumping fashion-show beats were in large white tents outside of Scottsdale Fashion Square. Three nights (read:...
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  • Elton John and Leon Russell at U.S. Airways Center
    Elton John and Leon Russell let their fingers do the talking at last night's show at the US Airways Center. John was, of course, the main attraction and the singer's solo set was hit after hit, satisfying a crowd full of people who wanted to hear their favorite of his songs. Not that they all...
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  • First Friday: November 2010
    Slightly cooler than normal weather was not enough to keep the kids at bay during another Downtown Phoenix First Friday. Fire dancers danced. Painters painted...with their mouths. Artists sold prints and pieces while rock bands with Day of the Dead make up thrashed in front of Revolver...
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  • A Perfect Circle at Marquee Theatre
    There was a palpable sense of excitement in the air before A Perfect Circle took the stage at a sold-out Marquee Theatre last night. It's not often you go to a concert and feel like you're part of a rare and significant happening -- a genuine, save-your-ticket-stub event -- but that's exactly...
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  • Lollapalooza 2012: The People
    Lollapalooza 2012 brought thousands of music fans together in downtown Chicago, selling a record 100,000 tickets per day. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on August 3-5, 2012. Lollapalooza 2012 Day One: The Music Lollapalooza 2012 Day Two: The Music Lollapalooza 2012 Day Three: The...
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  • Club Candids: Seven Sexy Sins Bash at Afterlife
    Costumed cuties flocked to the after-hours nightlife destination for dancing and debauchery on Friday, October 29.
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  • "Open for Business" Exhibit at ASU Art Museum
    Curated by John Spiak, "Open for Business" pairs local artists with Mill Avenue businesses for art projects that appear not only in this museum exhibition, but on the premises of participating Tempe retail businesses...full story
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  • Downtown Phoenix Zombie Walk
    A zombie horde of hundreds didn't so much walk as lumber down the unsuspecting streets of Phoenix on Oct. 29 for the 2010 Phoenix Zombie Walk. Lead (and contained) by the Arizona Ghost Busters, zombies met up at Heritage Square walked through the Arizona Center, to the U.S. Airways Center and...
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  • Masquerave Ball at Club Stratus
    The strange thing about a Halloween rave is that it's almost identical to your everyday, run of the mill rave. Costumes? Check. Candy? Check. Lots of smoke machines? Check check check. Still, we went stark raving mad for the Masquerave Ball at Club Stratus. Check out the costumed goodness in...
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  • Snoop Dogg at Veteran’s Memorial Coliseum
    Snoop Dogg gave the audience at Veterans Memorial Coliseum everything they wanted to hear (and then some) during his Arizona State Fair performance on Friday evening. Tha Doggfather busted out with all of his signature hits ("Gin and Juice," "Drop It Like Hot," "Who Am I?"), as well as such...
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  • Jimmy Eat World and Snake! Snake! Snakes! at Marquee Theater
    Arizonans often don't have much to root for. Most of the time our state is an afterthought, or the butt of jokes about immigration policy and home foreclosures. For many years, the Cardinals, the Sun Devils, and the Wildcats have been mediocre. We're lucky to still have a hockey team....
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