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  • Summer Ends Music Festival: Day Three
    Foster the People and Fitz and the Tantrums wrapped up the final night of Summer Ends Music Festival with dancing and sing alongs at Marquee Theatre on Sunday, September 28, 2014.Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Summer Ends Music Festival: Day Two
    What a crazy, rain-filled day Saturday, September 27, was as torrential down pours, micro bursts, and low levels of chaos hit Tempe and almost ruined the fun for fans who flocked to Tempe Beach Park to check out day two of the Summer's End festival. The fun was called off around 2 p.m. when the...
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  • Foam Wonderland at Rawhide Western Town
    Frontier Hall at Rawhide Western Town transformed into a hyperactive haven of electronic dance music and millions upon millions of bubbles on Friday, September 26, during Foam Wonderland. A pair of cannons propelled thousands of gallons of foam onto a teeming throng of dancers as EDM superstars...
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  • Roosevelt Row Chile Pepper Festival
    In the midst of a four-block blackout, some brave Phoenicians endured the steady drizzle-to-downpour rain to enjoy the Roosevelt Row Chile Pepper Festival. While about a third of the participating restaurants either had to pack up early or couldn't show up at all due to the weather, the ones...
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  • ARTELPHX at The Clarendon Hotel
    After the first ARTELPHX 2014 show this past May, we wondered how the fall show would measure up. But measure up it did. With more clearly scheduled performances and innovative, thought-provoking, and downright cool installations from over 20 artists spread throughout the outdoor corridors of...
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  • Summer Ends Music Festival: Day One
    The first day of Summer Ends Music Festival was a success, as fans flocked to Tempe Beach Park to enjoy a variety of music, such as the danceable Capital Cities and Lindsey Stirling's unique blend of classical music and electronica on Friday, September 26, 2014.Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Drake vs. Lil Wayne at Ak-Chin Pavilion
    In 2014, Drake's presence seems to saturate popular culture more, but both rappers are in top shape as performers. Lil Wayne in particular seemed very lucid and full of energy, essentially not at all like someone struggling with a codeine problem.Photos by Melissa Fossum. Read the full review...
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  • Katy Perry at Gila River Arena
    "How many of you are under the age of 10?" Tegan from indie-pop group Tegan and Sara asked the crowd last night at Gila River Arena. Thousands of girls, including one super-shrieky one directly behind me, screamed in delight as their young age was recognized by a band they'd probably never...
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  • Club Candids: Cake Nightclub in Scottsdale
    The Club Candids crew spent the evening of Sunday, September 21, in the company of the bottle poppers, go-go dancers, and party fiends populating chic Scottsdale spot Cake Nightclub and came away with photos aplenty. Valley night scene veteran D-JR was in the mix and kept things moving with...
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  • Arizona Cardinals Fans at University of Phoenix Stadium
    The Arizona Cardinals dominated the San Francisco 49ers in the second half on Sunday and came away with a 23-14 victory. The team improved to 3-0 and still sit at the top of the NFC west. Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market at WestWorld
    Walking into Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market, the gigantic vintage sale that took over WestWorld of Scottsdale Saturday, was like walking into an alternate universe where fine china was found by the tattered suitcase-full, dried tree branches were gathered, covered in glitter, and sold for $12...
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  • The First Annual Urban Ale Trail in Downtown Phoenix
    The weather may be cooling down, but it's still too hot to hike. Fortunately, the Urban Ale Trail had Phoenicians covered, as dozens of bars and restaurants offered samplings of local beers and food. Participants were encouraged to take the lightrail for this urban hike/pub crawl hybrid on...
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