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  • Gateway at Tempe Pool Party, 4/13/13
    A day of wet and wild fun in the sun took place in and around the pool of the Gateway at Tempe apartment complex on Saturday, April 13. As DJ Ice Man of Valley radio station 101.5 Jamz kept the party primed with sizzling beats of the Top 40 and EDM variety, ASU students and other college-aged...
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  • Represent Entertainment Launch Party and Bike Week Bash at Baseline Sports Bar, 4/12/13
    Sons of Anarchy actors Christopher Douglas Reed and Michael Marisi Ornstein motored on into Tempe’s Baseline Sports Bar on Friday, April 13, to serve as the special guests of honor at the Represent Entertainment Launch Party. The biker-friendly establishment’s Harley-loving clientele lined up...
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  • Club Candids: Relentless Beach at El Santo Cantina y Mas
    The Club Candids crew dove into a sea of bikinis and beats on Sunday, April 7, at the first Relentless Beach pool party of the season at El Santo Cantina y Mas in Scottsdale. Photos by Benjamin Leatherman
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  • ZapCon at at the Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel
    Pac-Man fever was running rampant inside the Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel this past weekend, as was a serious case of retro video game mania (and maybe even a few sprained wrists to boot) as ZapCon took place on Saturday, April 6, and Sunday, April 7, offering up more than a hundred old...
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  • Chow Bella and Smeeks Host Caramelpalooza at The Biltmore
    The fourth annual Caramelpalooza hosted by Chow Bella and Smeeks was another sweet success this past Friday at the Biltmore Fashion Park. Caramel-lovers, caramel-makers, and of course caramel-tasters enjoyed an evening caramel-comprised candy, ice cream, potato chips, chocolate, s'mores, and...
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  • Phoenix Pride Festival 2013
    The annual Phoenix Pride Festival returned to Steele Indian School park April 6-7 for a celebration of the LGBTQ community. Festivities included live music, the Miss and Mister Gay Pride Pageant, performances by drag queens, sensual demonstrations in the Erotic World tent, and much...
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  • First Friday in Downtown Phoenix (4/5/13)
    Art walks are more often about people watching and shenanigans and less about the actual art. Luckily we captured a little bit of both. April's First Friday welcomed art openings along Roosevelt Row, Grand Avenue, and 16th Street. Here were just a few of our favorites ... PHOTOS BY CLAIRE LAWTON
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  • PHXAM Contest Brings Skateboarders to Phoenix (4/7/13)
    Skateboarders from across the world rode into the Desert West Skateboard Plaza in Phoenix this weekend for PHXAM, a skateboarding contest sponsored by Phoenix's Cowtown and Vans. Skate competitors braving the heat flipped, grinded, and trashed through the course. PHOTOS BY DIANA LUSTIG
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  • Black Lips at the Marquee Theatre
    Atlanta-based hellraisers The Black Lips headlined the PHX AM after-party at Marquee Theatre, with local folk punkers Andrew Jackson Jihad and psychedelic Sonoran rockers Destruction Unit.
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  • Club Candids: The Best of 5 Years
    We've been going into Phoenix clubs for more than five years now, documenting Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tempe nightlife. We took looked at the numbers recently and collected images from some of the most-clicked Club Candids slideshow over the past five years. From Affliction T-shirts to neon...
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  • Anatomy of a Scene: Jurassic Park's T-Rex Introduction
    We don't see it until about an hour into the movie, but the Tyrannosaurus rex in Spielberg's Jurassic Park -- and the scene that builds up to its violent arrival -- is the best in the film, the 3D version of which hits theaters on Friday. We break down the suspenseful introduction -- the...
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  • Club Candids: Fallout Shelter and Sadisco at Rogue Bar
    Rogue Bar was full of shenanigans as Fallout Shelter and Sadisco joined forces on Friday, March 29. Mess N phetamine, Self Destrukt and Defense Mekananizm were among the DJs who kept the industrial and dark electro beats going all night as raunchy drag outfit Women Should not Drink Alcohol...
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