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  • Justin Timberlake at US Airways Center, 12/2/13
    Pop megastar Justin Timberlake made his eagerly awaited return to Phoenix last night and quickly proved why the media has paid so much attention to him since his Mickey Mouse Club Days. Over the course of his three-hour performance at US Airways Center (including a 10 minute intermission),...
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  • 2013 in New Times NSFW Photos
    This year in New Times NSFW we've covered everything from the local fetish scene to national events like the Gathering of the Juggalos, the Adult Entertainment Expo in Las Vegas. So enjoy a look back at our favorite 25 NSFW photos of 2013. See Also: The Year in Phoenix Nightlife: 100 Favorite...
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  • How to Make Holiday Tamales From Scratch
    An Arizona holiday season just wouldn't feel right without a freezer full of tamales. While we all have our favorite go-to tamal spot, Chow Bella decided to try their hand at making this traditional favorite. With the help of Chow Bella contributor and Muneca Mexicana owner, Minerva Orduno...
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  • Thanksgiving Weekend Nightlife in Metro Phoenix
    Thanksgiving wasn't purely a time for feasting with your nearest and dearest. It was also a chance to stretch a free day off from work into a five-day extravaganza of drinking, dancing, and flat-out partying. Many in the Valley did just that, hitting up shindigs during the Thanksgiving weekend...
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  • ASU vs. UofA Territorial Cup: Tailgating at the Duel in the Desert, 11/30/13
    Diehard college football fans know the key to winning any big game is a proper tailgating party. And the ASU, UofA fans throw some of the best in the business. Thousands of people gathered outside Sun Devil Stadium before the 87th Territorial Cup or as the locals call it, the Duel in the...
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  • X at Crescent Ballroom, 11/29/13
    Of all the stars of the '80s punk scene, only one band is still having an impact some 35 years after forming: X. Mixing driving punk energy with rockabilly riffs, staccato rhythms, unexpected dual vocal drive, and socially conscious lyrics, X was a defining voice in the punk movement. Their...
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  • Club Candids: Dierks Bentley's Whiskey Row
    Club Candids stepped waded through a crowd of hard-drinkers and hell-raisers having a rip-roaring time at Dierks Bentley's Whiskey Row in Scottsdale on Saturday, November 23.Photos by Benjamin Leatherman
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  • The Year in Phoenix Nightlife: 100 Favorite Photos of 2013
    Enjoy a look back at the year in nightlife including photos from parties in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Tempe and beyond. What was your favorite party of the year? See Also: The Year in Phoenix Nightlife: 2012 Photos by New Times Staff and Contributors
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  • The Cool Index: Is Phoenix Finally Cool?
    Ten years ago this fall, New Times devoted a lot of ink to the possibility of urban renewal in a series called "Exploding Downtown." The bottom line: After several false starts over the course of many decades, downtown Phoenix was deserted after dark, a cultural wasteland with pro baseball and...
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  • 10 Best Thai Restaurants in Metro Phoenix
    Ranging from classy Scottsdale digs to shacks in South Phoenix, you'll get a variety of experiences from Thai restaurants in the Valley. It seems there are as many places to get your favorite pad Thai or duck curry in town as there are to get your favorite carne asada burrito or street tacos....
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  • Rave Run 5K at Bolin Memorial Park, 11/23/13
    The Rave Run may have been rained out, but that didn't stop participants from running, walking, or skipping their way to the finish line of this 5k race. At the finish line, athletes were greeted with a dance party complete with a DJ, go go dancers, and lots of bass. The rainy race took place...
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  • Lluvia Flamenca at Crescent Ballroom, 11/21/13
    On November 21, 2013, Arizona tradition officially began with the first of what's planned to be an annual Flamenco celebration, Lluvia Flamenca. Hosted at Crescent Ballroom, the sold out event packed the house with admirers of this artful dance. Performers of the night included Juncal Street,...
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