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  • False Profit: How an El Mirage Preacher Swindled Followers
    Guadalupe Davila Jr. isn't standing at the pulpit of his small church in El Mirage preaching to the congregation about living a godly life. He isn't inside the baptismal font, waist-deep in water and immersing new members and cleansing them of their sins. And he's not at the church's learning...
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  • Kendrick Lamar at Mesa Amphitheatre, 6/26/13
    Kendrick Lamar isn't the first young rapper to spend the better part of his breakthrough album asking what it means to be a good person. He's not even the first young rapper to frame said album with a vague concept. But having written a concept album about going through hell to become a famous...
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  • Club Candids: Summer Bar Olympics at Dos Gringos Scottsdale
    The Club Candids crew witnessed both the thrill of victory and agony of defeat during the annual Summer Bar Olympics at Dos Gringos in Scottsdale on Sunday, June 23. Themed teams of four sporting outlandish costumes and even more outlandish names (including such crews as “Just the Tip” and...
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  • Electric Daisy Carnival 2013: Out With a Bang
    Electric Daisy Carnival came to a close on Sunday with performances by Kill the Noise, Clockworks, Rusko and more, and on the last day of the festival, fans gave it all they had.All photos by CuriousJosh. See also: - Electric Daisy Carnival 2013: Scene and Be Seen - Electric Daisy Carnival...
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  • Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North Hosts "Taste Talavera", 6/23/13
    What's better than one award winning chef preparing your meal? How about two award winning chefs preparing your meal? Last night, Mel Mecinas of Talavera teamed up with Kevin Binkley of Binkley's for a one-night gourmet feast as part of Talavera's Taste Talavera Series up at the Four Seasons...
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  • In Flux: Cycle 3 Tour, 6/22/13
    What better way is there to explore the local art and culture around metro Phoenix than on an air-conditioned bus? This year's In Flux tour featured 13 temporary installations across seven Valley cities. Starting and ending at the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, this tour took you...
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  • Maya Day & Nightclub Pool Party
    Maya Day & Nightclub had a line out the door on Saturday, June 22. The posh Scottsdale club was full of fit and tan guests escaping the heat and sipping cocktails and dancing to top 40 hits all afternoon.Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Club Candids: Cheap Thrills Reunion
    Cheap Thrills’ monthly nights of dancing and debauchery at Brick are dearly missed. Jared Alan and Sean Watson recently paired with Stateside Presents for a Cheap Thrills reunion party at Last Exit Live featuring live performances by Small Black and Heavenly Beat.Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Ke$ha and Pitbull @ Ak-Chin Pavilion, 6/19/13
    Pitbull and Ke$ha put together one of the most genius tours of the summer -- a pop princess and Spanish-speaking smooth rapper got the masses out at Ak-Chin Pavilion last night. The show wasn't quite sold out, but the venue was filled with way more people than either artist could have probably...
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  • She & Him at Comerica Theatre, 6/18/13
    Hear about She & Him at blog or magazine distance and your impression of them is dominated by the simple presence of Zooey Deschanel's name. Get a little closer, within range of one of their albums, and your impression of them is dominated by their sound -- thick and vintage and further away...
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  • Mark-Taylor Summer of Love Pool Party in Gilbert
    Gilbertonians young and old didn't let the heat keep them inside this past weekend. Instead, they flocked to the Mark-Taylor Summer of Love pool party at the Borrego Apartments to cool off. Check out our complete slideshow. Photos by Jim Louvau
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  • Grace Potter and the Nocturnals @ Celebrity Theatre, 6/13/13
    Grace Potter and the Nocturnals are a band of many talents, combining songs that could have been '70s rock anthems with Potter's powerhouse vocals, exuding blues, country, and pop flair. The band's musical variety attracted a diverse crowd last night, offering a little something for...
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