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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; it’s hard to find a wall in the Roosevelt neighborhood that doesn’t have some kind of mural. Most of them literally appear overnight and some are only up for a few weeks before they’re “buffed out.” More often than not, these murals are subje...
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  • Personal Space: The Durkins' Modern Manor
    You might say that Ryan and Kylie Durkin, co-owners of Phoenix furniture boutique, Modern Manor, are crazy about interior design. "Design is a passion," both admit. That's an understatement. Finding cool furnishings is their job (they own the store), their hobby, what they do for fun -- in...
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  • The Best People of Electric Daisy Carnival
    As is fitting for an international electronic music festival, EDC attracts an eccentric group of people. Here are our favorite dance music lovers from last weekend's showcase in Las Vegas, Nevada. For more photos: Electric Daisy Carnival 2012: Day One Electric Daisy Carnival: More From Day...
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  • Grand Avenue Festival: In Review
    Weather-related misery aside (let's be real, sweating in September's not unprecedented), we imagined the Grand Avenue Festival would be a pretty stellar way to spend a Saturday afternoon, or evening. And for the most part, we were absolutely right. We set out on Saturday with a mission to check...
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  • O.A.R. at Celebrity Theatre
    Keyboard player Mikel Paris reached out to the crowd in front of him to sing along to "Dareh Meyod." He served as the band's hype man for the evening, having also gotten everyone to clap during "Whose Chariot." Paris played the conga drums to compliment Marc's vocals on an interesting stripped...
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  • Club Candids: Cheap Thrills Relaunch Party at Brick
    After months of living in limbo, Phoenix's favorite hip kid dance party (formerly held at Blackforest Mill) has finally settled into a new location. On the last Saturday of each month, Cheap Thrills takes over the new Brick pizzeria at the Arizona Center in downtown Phoenix. See the debauchery...
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  • Sunday Service at Sidebar
    Sidebar's Sunday Service pays tribute those hard workers in the service industry with DJs and discounts. Sidebar is one of the go-to spots in downtown Phoenix when searching for a lounge atmosphere with a cool crowd. Created by DJ Bradford Still, Sunday Service has been a successful industry...
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  • Mark-Taylor Pool Party at San Marbeya
    The pool parties may be winding down (even if the heat's not getting the memo), but Mark-Taylor had one bash left to throw. Their community-based pool kickbacks have all had pretty good turnouts, so we thought we'd check up on the last one of the season, at San Marbeya in Tempe. PHOTOS BY...
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  • KISS at Cricket Wireless Pavilion
    You wanted the best and you got the best. Or did you? KISS has been spitting up blood and setting things on fire for decades and the scene was much the same on Friday at Cricket Wireless Pavilion. Was it a great show? We'll let these photos be the judge. PHOTOS BY LUKE HOLWERDA
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  • Personal Space: Daniel Wayne's Haver Hood
    Some people refer to the homes in the Rancho Ventura neighborhood (between 41st and 42nd streets north of McDowell) as the Haver Hives; more than 60 nearly identical Ralph Haver-designed homes are clustered in a 3-block radius. Daniel Wayne and his neighbors, however, call the up-and-coming...
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  • Uproar: Avenged Sevenfold and Disturbed at Tempe Beach Park
    Day one of Fall Frenzy belonged to the the arena rockers, day two got a little more alternative, but day three was all about the metal. So metal, in fact, that it wasn't technically day three of the "Arizona Fall Frenzy," so much as its own separate gig, the Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar tour,...
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