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  • ASU Undie Run 2013 After-Parties in Downtown Tempe
    Finals are just around the corner, so ASU students let off some steam and showed some skin during the annual Undie Run in Downtown Tempe. We snapped some pictures of after party shenanigans on and around Mill Avenue on Tuesday, April 30. Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • PCSO Criticized Over Handling of Search for Missing Superstition Mountain Hiker Chris Hensley
    "Is daddy living in the mountains now?" It's a heartbreaking question that 5-year-old Alexa has been asking her mom, Tonya Hensley. It's been nearly two weeks since members of the Superstition Search and Rescue (SSAR) traced Chris Hensley's steps into the Superstition Mountains and located...
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  • Paramore @ Comerica Theatre, 4/29/13
    After losing two founding members, Paramore made a show of their new self-confidence last night at Comerica Theatre, standing in front of a giant backdrop displaying nothing but three marks. It's been almost three years since Paramore last hit up the Valley, but at their show Monday it seemed...
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  • Check, Please! Arizona Festival at CityScape, 04/28/13
    Heat of over 100 degrees didn't keep the crowds away from Channel Eight's Check, Please! Arizona, a gathering of restaurants from across the Valley. The New Times' Chow Bella blog and Channel Eight co-sponsored the food event at CityScape in Phoenix on Sunday. See also: Check, Please! Arizona...
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  • Phoenix Comicon's 2013 Badge Art Contest Winners
    After weeks of voting, organizers of Phoenix Comicon have announced the winning entries of the Badge Art Contest for the annual four-day event and pop-culture fest. A total of nine artists from around Arizona – including such names as Val Hochberg, Jeff Pina, and John Domrzalski -- created...
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  • Wet Electric 2013 at Big Surf, 04/27/13
    It may not "officially" be summer yet, but Big Surf was full of folks in swimsuits eager to work on their tans and dance to be beats of Eric Prydz at the annual Wet Electric waterpark dance party on Saturday, April 27.Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Alkaline Trio at the Marquee Theatre, 04/28/13
    I've got a big fat fucking bone to pick with you, Alkaline Trio. In case you haven't heard, I'm sick and tired of waiting to hear "Radio." I wish you would have swapped some new songs for "Nose Over Tail," "Clavicle," and all of Goddamnit. Wait, that tour already happened, so Maybe I"ll Catch...
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  • Ka-Pow! Superhero Adventure Run at Freestone Park, 4/27/13
    Faster than a speeding bullet (okay, maybe not that fast but still pretty darn quickly) Valley residents and their children adorned in capes and costumes dashed around Freestone Park in Gilbert on Saturday, April 27, during the second annual Ka-Pow! Superhero Adventure Run. Adults and kids...
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  • Artopia and Big Brain Awards 2013 at the Monarch Theatre
    So we've all been to an art gallery before, right? A jammin' concert? A food festival? A circus perhaps? How 'bout a poetry slam? But have you been to all five in one night, at the same time? Me neither ... well, until last night at Phoenix New Times' annual Artopia Event. It was a perfect...
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  • Club Candids: Record Store Day after-party at Lost Leaf
    Vinyl collectors adore Record Store Day for its rare and limited edition finds. Running around all day from Revolver to Stinkweeds to the various Zia Records locations in search of the David Bowie 7" picture disk is exhausting, so what better way to unwind than having a drink or two?Photos by...
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  • The Gaslight Anthem @ Marquee Theatre, 4/23/13
    A common complaint about the Phoenix live music scene is fan apathy. A show may be sold out, but most fans keep their arms crossed and don't move around much. This wasn't the case at Marquee Theatre last night -- The Gaslight Anthem's fan base showed what live music should be about. No matter...
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  • Bon Jovi @ Arena, 4/23/13
    Your mom wants to go see Bon Jovi in Glendale. Other people too -- don't get me wrong. Former hair-metal aficionados, air-guitar soloists, a surprising number of people in what appear to be Bon Jovi football jerseys. But mostly your mom. Having successfully finished raising you and come into a...
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