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  • Cupcake Love-In at Hotel Valley Ho
    More cupcakes than you can shake a piping bag at were chomped through by participants of Sunday's Cupcake Love-In. The event, held at Hotel Valley Ho and cooked up by Kelly Garcia and Tracy Dempsey, featured cakes from Butter and Me Cupcakery, Honeymoon Sweets, Liberty Market, Tracy Dempsey...
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  • Jack Johnson at Cricket Wireless Pavilion
    Jack kicked off his set of good vibes with his latest single, "You And Your Heart," which really got the crowd as excited as the mostly serene crowd could get. He got right into "If I Had Eyes," another upbeat electric hit. The first acoustic stint began with "Taylor," throughout which he...
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  • Phoenix Fashion Week
    While it may not have been New York or Paris, Phoenix Fashion Week had no shortage of style, innovation and sweet duds. Friday night featured fashions from Kiss the Girl, Femme Athletic, Seam Ripper, Badb Apparel, Domino City Legends, Masquedana, Fender, and hair designs by Voice. Saturday...
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  • Arizona Fetish Ball
    Old Town Scottsdale put on its leather chaps and ball gag this Saturday in honor of the Arizona Fetish Ball. People of all shapes and sizes let their kinky inner selves loose. Check out the pics.
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  • Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers With Chuck Berry at U.S. Airways
    Phoenix fans had to wait a few extra weeks to see Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Once the veteran heartland rocker took the stage, though, they didn't have to wait for the hits. Petty came out swinging, opening with four of his more successful singles: "Listen to Her Heart," "You Don't Know...
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  • Beer For Brains' Off-Centered Experience
    or Brains Foundation in memory of his wife Laurie, who lost her battle with brain cancer that year. The group's sustained by a philanthropic group of craft brewers striving to support brain cancer research through beer-related charity events. Most of the Off-Centered Experience's entrance fee...
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  • Club Candids at Palo Verde Lounge
    Pierced princesses, gutter kids, roller girls, rock ‘n’ roll burnouts, and other creatures of the night stood mere inches away from former Phoenix band Antique Scream (as well as all-girl trio The Venomous Pinks and the punk rock rejects of The Shboom Booms) as they performed on Saturday,...
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  • Tempe Oktoberfest in Photos
    Tempe Beach Park got hammered this weekend. Tiny cups of beer endlessly met the lips of brew-lovers during Tempe's Oktoberfest. See the alcohol-fueled antics in the photos above. PHOTOS BY MARIA VASSETT
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  • Chaos Theory 11 at Legend City
    Chaos Theory didn't necessarily make First Friday all that chaotic, but it did provide some of the more creative and cutting edge artwork of the evening. Furthermore, it didn't feature any Ryan Reynolds appearances so that was an additional perk.
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  • Grindwhore at Infinitas Gallery
    Grindwhore infiltrated the senses of onlookers at October's First Friday. The sight of people donned in body armor attacking each other with power tools greeted the eyes. The smell of burning metal filled the nose. A slinky, creepy and industrial sound bombarded the ears. While this cannot all...
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  • Best of Phoenix 2010: Heroes and Villains
    Phoenix is full of characters. Some belong to the forces of good. Some belong to the forces of Evil. So use this rogue's gallery to make sure you keep the good guys close and the bad guys even closer. ILLUSTRATIONS BY ANTHONY PUGH
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  • Tag, You're Art
    The mural scene in Phoenix has exploded; its hard to find a wall in the Roosevelt neighborhood that doesnt have some kind of mural. Most of them literally appear overnight and some are only up for a few weeks before theyre buffed out. More often than not, these murals are subje...
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