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  • Girls Rule: The Costumed Women of Phoenix Comicon 2014
    Geek girl power was in full effect during all four days of Phoenix Comicon 2014 this past weekend as female fans of pop culture, science fiction, anime, horror, gaming, and other nerdy obsessions were amongst the tens of thousands that flocked to annual event from Thursday, June 5, to Sunday,...
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  • Palabra Pop-Up Gallery at the UNION
    On First Friday the Palabra Pop-Up Galleries had a show at the Biltmore UNION. They created the show "Girl" with Rebecca Green's and Mikey Jackson's paintings.Photos by Courtney Pedroza
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  • First Friday in Downtown Phoenix, 6/6/14
    Downtown Phoenix came alive with First Friday on June 6 thanks in part to Phoenix Comicon and and the Diamondbacks v. Braves. Patrons enjoyed the galleries, several street performers, vendors and much more.Photos by Courtney Pedroza
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  • Guns N' Roses at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas
    Axl Rose and his new cast of gunners wrapped up their second residency at The Joint inside The Hard Rock Hotel and Casino over the weekend in Las Vegas. While there were no Izzy Stradlin or Duff McKagen surprise appearances on the final night this time around there was plenty of star power in...
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  • Lionel Richie at Ak-Chin Pavilion - 6/8/2014
    Lionel Richie is one of the best-selling artists of all time. He was a member of Motown's The Commodores in the '60s and went on to be a hit machine as a solo artist, with 10-plus albums released over 30 years. He's 64 and still appears to thoroughly enjoy performing. The sheer amount of...
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  • Club Candids: Phat Beats and Sweet Drinks at Fat Tuesday in Tempe
    Club Candids visited longtime Mill Avenue favorite Fat Tuesday in Tempe on Friday, May 30, and witnessed its party-hearty patrons sampling its sweet daiquiris, shaking a tail feather to phat beats, or just partaking in the social scene.Photos by Benjamin Leatherman
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  • Hugh Laurie at Mesa Arts Center, 6/3/14
    Toes were tapping, bodies were swaying, and there were mini standing ovations after almost every song Hugh Laurie and the Copper Bottom Band played for a sold out crowd Tuesday night at the Mesa Arts Center. If there was any doubt that the 'House M.D.' star was a tried and true musician before,...
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  • tUnE-yArDs at Crescent Ballroom, 6/3/14
    I've been to maybe 100 shows at Crescent Ballroom, yet I've never seen the place so packed for an opener. Someone screamed, "We're here for you," so apparently Sylvan Esso has some fans in town. Their glockenspiel samples and soft, pitter-patter vocals made Esso feel like a modern version of...
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  • Personal Space: Inside Tania Katan's Midcentury Modern Phoenix Home
    Tania Katan calls herself a "Producer of Shenanigans." The title is fitting, as the writer, performer, and program coordinator at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art is tasked with bringing artists and performers to audiences in order to captivate, inspire, and get a little crazy at...
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  • Experience Polynesia at the Musical Instrument Museum
    To celebrate Polynesian activities, music, and culture, the Musical Instrument Museum held the Experience Polynesia event on May 31 and June 1. The event featured traditional and modern hula dancing, face painting, and tours of the Polynesian musical instruments on display. The event was very...
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  • The 7 Chef Pig Out at The Gladly, 6/1/14
    Before you could even step inside The Gladly Sunday, you could smell the salty, smoky aromas of pork wafting through the air. But that will tend to happen when seven of the best chefs around the Valley team up to create an eleven-dish, pork-centric supper. See the full story here.Photos by Evie...
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  • Billy Joel at US Airways Center, 6/1/14
    Billy Joel turned 65 years old on May 9. When you're as old as he is, you retire, have a party, collect your pension, and enjoy the fruits of your labor. But when you're the sixth best-selling recording artist of all time, you just keep on working. The audience at the sold out US Airways Center...
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