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  • Old School Night at Crescent Ballroom
    Crescent Ballroom's main room and lounge were packed for the venue's monthly Old School '90s R&B and hip hop dance night. The crowd let loose to favorites from bands like Snoop Dogg, Notorious BIG, Salt-n-Pepa and more on Friday, February 27, 2015.Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • The Blunt Club at Last Exit Live, 2/27/15
    Long-running Arizona hip-hop night The Blunt Club visited downtown Phoenix joint Last Exit Live for its latest edition on Friday, February 27. As is the norm for the event, it featured many of elements of hip-hop culture, including DJs, street artists, and both b-boys and b-girls doing their...
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  • New Times' Month in Photos: February 2015
    February was a great month for club events, parties, art, and a little music. Of course if you weren't able to attend we captured the fun for you.Photos by New Times Staff.
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  • Best Doughnuts in Metro Phoenix
    Put down the cupcake, and release the lever on the soft serve. Doughnuts are back in black, baby -- although some might argue that they never left. Either way, we can all agree that this deep-­fried pastry has never been more on top of its game. The circular confection that has long since...
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  • Club Candids: Napalm Death at Club Red
    Club Candids waded into a sea of black t-shirts at Club Red in Mesa on Monday, February 24, and felt the unrelenting blast of British grindcore legends Napalm Death. Photos by Benjamin Leatherman
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  • Cursive at Crescent Ballroom 2/23/15
    Seeing Cursive perform its seminal 2003 record The Ugly Organ in its entirety is a dream come true for most fans. The album is arguably the band’s best work (with Domestica coming in as a close second), and The Ugly Organ is the last record to feature cellist Gretta Cohn. The lack of a cello...
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  • Arizona Beer Week 2015
    Arizona Beer Week was in full swing in Tempe, as World of Beer, C.A.S.A Sunba, Casey Moore's Oyster House, and Yucca Tap Room welcomed hordes of beer enthusiasts and bike clubs on Saturday, February 21, 2015.Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Third Friday Art Walk in Downtown Phoenix 2/20/15
    This month's Third Friday was very colorful and full of great paintings thanks to exhibitions like Madison Creech's "Migrating Below" at Grant Street Studios, and the massive collaboration of local female artists for Jobot's "Ladies First!" exhibit. We rounded up the best of the best on Friday,...
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  • The People of Crush Music Festival 2015
    They came, they saw, they danced. And partied, and raged, and danced. The annual Crush Music Festival at Rawhide Western Town in Chandler on Saturday, February 22, brought out thousands of electronic dance music fans, many of whom were in costume or wearing colorful gear. Here’s a look at some...
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  • Crush Music Festival 2015 at Rawhide in Chandler
    Thousands of electronic dance music fans flocked to Rawhide Western Town in Chandler on Saturday, February 22, to get a groove on to such EDM artists and performers as Party Favor, Slander, Tritonal, Bro Safari, and the bizarrely banana-obsessed DJ duo Dada Life.Photos by Benjamin Leatherman
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  • Steve Aoki at Livewire in Scottsdale
    Steve Aoki came to Livewire in Scottsdale on Thursday, February 19, as a part of his Neon Future Experience tour and he came armed with cake. In between sessions behind the decks dropping indie electro and hip-hop tracks, the EDM icon pulled off his signature stunt and hurled plenty of sheet...
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  • Mardi Gras Parties in Tempe
    Whenever Mardi Gras rolls around in Tempe, a few things are certain: there are going to be a lot of celebrations, usually involving beads, exotic-looking masks, and plenty of libations. Such was the case on Tuesday, February 17, as many of the bars along Mill Avenue offered fetes devoted to...
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