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  • Gorillaz at Comerica Theatre
    Twelve years ago Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett decided to create a cartoon band. The concept was to separate celebrity from pop music. This was the perfect vehicle for someone like Albarn, who is probably best known as the front man for Brit pop legends Blur. While Hewlett handled the...
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  • Arizona State Fair's Opening Weekend
    The Arizona State Fair is finally back. Take a peek at these photos and experience the glory that can only come from amusement park rides, livestock, and chocolate covered bacon. PHOTOS BY RYAN WOLF
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  • Club Candids: Black Eyed Saint's Evil Ball at Boston's
    Apparently Boston's in Tempe isn't just for gourmet pizza anymore. Black Eyed Saint clothing took over the sports bar/pizzeria Friday night for its Evil Ball/fashion show/hot rod and bike show and New Times was there to chew bubblegum and kick ass. Feast your eyes on our pics. PHOTOS BY ADRIANE...
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  • Dayglow Brings Paint to the Marquee
    What do you get when you pack the Marquee full of ravers dressed in white, get the DJs spinning, and dump a few hundred gallons of paint on the crowd? Answer: Dayglow, "America's Largest Paint Party." Check out the messy fun in the photos above. PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
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  • Sticky Fingers at Rips
    While hipster dance parties seem to dominate the downtown bar scene, DJ William Reed promises crowds a rock 'n' roll dance party unlike any other night in town. The weekly dance party, started this summer, has all the bells and whistles needed to party hard and shake off the week's troubles....
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  • The National at Marquee Theater
    The National's singer, Matt Berninger, has a reputation for performing drunk. It hasn't been a huge problem -- never leading to a canceled tour or even ruining a high-profile show as far as I know -- but the bottle on the drum riser is a well-known crutch for the introverted frontman...full...
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  • Independents Bowl at Let It Roll Bowl
    The annual charity bowling event featuring Phoenix scenesters rolling for the benefit of Local First Arizona took place on Sunday, October 24, featuring a veritable "who's who" amongst the Valley's music scene.PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
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  • Club Candids at Chasers
    Psychobilly legends The Quakes shook Chaser's Bar and Nightclub on Friday night and New Times was there to assess the damage. Check out the fun in the above pics. PHOTOS BY ADRIANE GOETZ
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  • Jonsi at Marquee Theatre
    Even when he sings in English, I have absolutely no idea what Jónsi is saying. But at last night's show at the Marquee Theatre, that didn't matter at all. His music transcended language barriers, and was understood as a profoundly moving performance, which I would even go so far as to call...
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  • Colin Chillag Portraits at Pravus Gallery
    Taking off from photographs shot by Phoenix photographer Troy Aossey of senior residents living at the Westward Ho in downtown Phoenix, painter Colin Chillag reinvents Aossey's portraits in paint on canvas. In Chillag's portraits, realism slams against abstraction; all portraits are tied...
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  • Sufjan Stevens at Mesa Arts Center
    It didn't take Sufjan Stevens long to bust out the banjo at his sold-out Mesa Arts Center show. The Detroit-bred, Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter picked up the instrument just after taking stage, opening with the title track from Seven Swans, which is both his most parred-down and most...
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  • Tour De Fat 2010 at Tempe Beach Park
    New Belgium Brewing's Tour De Fat returned to Tempe Beach Park on Saturday, October 9. Beer drinkers and bicycle enthusiasts rejoiced and threw back several brews. Check out the tennis shoe bikes and other assorted bike monstrosities direct from Tour De Fat. PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
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