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  • Korn at Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 10/27/12
    The Arizona State Fair got it's yearly dose of metal when nu metal pioneers Korn paid a visit to Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Saturday. Fans were treated to a set list that showcased the band's newer material with a mixture of hits, and signature tracks spanning their 17-year catalog. Check...
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  • SMoCA Fall Opening, 10/26/12
    Valley art fans flocked to the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art for the Fall Opening Friday October 26, 2012, in Scottsdale. Exibitions included work by architect Hector Zamora, Phoenix-based painter Carrie Marill, Los Angeles artist Sherin Guirguis, and several other local artists....
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  • Band of Horses and Howlin Rain, Marquee Theatre, 10/26/12
    Please indulge a quick note about the Marquee before we talk music. All is right in the universe if Ricky Dimmick is tending bar there. If you haven't met Rick, she's the one who makes you feel grateful you're being served. Her style is so ambivalent her tips accrue on the bar-top until you...
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  • Jane's Addiction at the Arizona State Fair, 10/24/12
    I have a confession to make. I've never taken Jane's Addiction all that seriously. I think it's largely due to guitarist and modern-rock caricature Dave Navarro. His dedication to choosing mascara over shirts remains laughable. But you'd have a hard time convincing the crowd that the...
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  • Club Candids at EPIQ
    What was once the debauchery-laden Pussycat Lounge (which closed this past summer) is now the ultra-glittery EPIQ, an upscale Scottsdale dance parlor with a taste for flashy lights, booming electronica, and wall-to-wall late night fun. Sounds exactly like the sort of place that Club Candids has...
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  • Bloodfest 2012 Dance Party in Mesa
    Puddles of crimson liquid accumulated on the floor while rivulets of red were spattered everywhere inside a vacant nightclub in Mesa during the annual Bloodfest dance party on Saturday, October 20. The late-night dance party, which features gallons of fake blood being thrown on the audience,...
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  • Downtown's Third Friday Artwalk, 10/19/12
    Downtown's Third Friday artwalk is widely known as an opportunity for art fans and collectors to wander through galleries and check out new work (and avoid the shenanigans of First Friday). Galleries on Roosevelt Row, Grand Avenue, 16th Street, and more opened their doors to crowds looking to...
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  • Grand Avenue Festival 2012
    It's the season for festivals, and the 4th annual 2012 Grand Avenue Festival did not disappoint. Ten blocks of both historic and new Grand Avenue were on display. Thirty-five businesses including galleries, art studios and restaurants, guided historic tours, tons of jammin' bands on the street...
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  • Scottsdale Polo Championships at WestWorld
    The gripping Bel Air Polo Club/Hamptons match wasn't the only thing to be seen at the second annual Scottsdale Polo Championships. Ladies donned their largest fancy hats and guys puffed on cigars as some of Barrett Jackson's 2013 cars zoomed by, making Saturday, October 20 a day of equine...
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  • Third Annual Arizona Taco Festival at Salt River Fields
    Take note taco-lovers, the Arizona Taco Festival is happening this weekend at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick and for those of you that missed the opening day on Saturday, here's a recap of what you missed and what to expect if you make it out on Sunday.Photos by Katie Johnson
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  • Here Comes Honey Boo Boo Party at Axis/Radius
    A Here Comes Honey Boo Boo-themed party sounds terrifying, but like most Scottsdale events, patrons found a way to make it sexy. Girls sported daisy dukes and short plaid shirts while sipping on Go Go Juice at Axis/Radius on Friday, October 19. You better redneckonize!Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Bassnectar @ The Marquee, 10/17/12
    Bassnectar made his mark as one of the best EDM performances Tempe has seen in quite some time. If you thought bass had hit its maximum amount at the Marquee during Excisions show in February 2012, man were you sadly mistaken. Check out the complete Bassnectar review. Photos by Melissa Fossum
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