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  • Music Fans Celebrate Record Store Day
    April 23 at 3:57 p.m. by Deegan Lemieux

    Saturday marked the 10th annual Record Store Day. The music-centric event was celebrated in multiple shops around the Valley. Not only did record enthusiasts get great deals, but they also found limited-edition releases by some of their favorite…

     
  • 420 Turns Downtown into a Marijuana Lovefest
    April 21 at 11:08 a.m. by Jim Louvau

    Each year, 420 events seem to get bigger and bigger in the Valley. We scoped out parties at The Lost Leaf and Last Exit Live to catch up with potheads and bands as they celebrated. Photos by Jim Louvau.

     
  • Club Candids: Going Hard with Party Thieves at Monarch Theatre
    April 21 at 11:06 a.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    Supserstar DJ and producer Party Thieves brought his Grand Theft Army World Tour to Monarch Theatre on Saturday, April 15. Photos by Benjamin Leatherman

     

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  • Coachella 2017 Photos, Weekend One: Kendrick Lamar, Lorde, Justice, Future Islands (Sunday)
    April 17 at 4:31 p.m. by Mathew Tucciarone

    The final day of Coachella featured musical performances by Kendrick Lamar, Lorde, Justice, Future Islands, Devendra Banhart, Grouplove, DJ Khaled, New Order and others. Sunday, April 16, saw 125,000 music fans filling the Empire Polo Club in…

     
  • Coachella 2017 Photos, Weekend One: Lady Gaga, Future and Dreamcar (Saturday)
    April 16 at 4:25 p.m. by Mathew Tucciarone

    The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival continued Saturday at the Empire Polo Club in Indio. The iconic festival's attendance expanded from just under 100,000 last year to 125,000 this year, and some of the world's biggest musicians were the…

     
  • Music Fans Make Their Own Mid-April Weekend Fun
    April 16 at 1:40 p.m. by Michelle Sasonov

    Even though Coachella and Easter weekend sucked a lot of oxygen out of the local concert scene, there were plenty of other music happenings to occupy your weekend. Every second Friday of the month, Betty Blackheart throws Cupcake!, a fetish-themed…

     
  • Coachella 2017 Photos, Weekend One: Radiohead, Travis Scott, Phantogram and More
    April 16 at 10:28 a.m. by Mathew Tucciarone

    The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival kicked off Friday at the Empire Polo Club in Indio. The iconic festival's attendance expanded from just under 100,000 last year to 125,000 this year, and the  some of the world's biggest musicians were…

     
  • Club Candids: Getting Down and Dirty with The Agents of Lust at The Rogue Bar
    April 15 at 10:54 a.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    Infamous fetish-oriented performance troupe The Agents of Lust throw one helluva party. Stop by one of their affairs and you'll witness all manner of spark-slinging, fire-breathing, skin-bearing, and fetish-themed shenanigans. Such was the case at…

     
  • Close Encounters with EDM at Phoenix Lights 2017
    April 11 at 2:42 p.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    A last-minute change of venue couldn’t dampen the energy and atmosphere of Phoenix Lights 2017, one of the Valley’s biggest electronic dance music festivals of the year. Just ask the folks from Relentless Beats, the local promoter behind the event,…

     
  • Country Music Fans Flock to Florence for Country Thunder 2017
    April 11 at 2:32 p.m. by Leavitt Wells

    Country Thunder was a jam-packed weekend with Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley, Thomas Rhett, and Chris Young as the headliners. Fun was had, beer was drank, cowboy boots were worn, and there was lots of dancing and cheering. All photos by Leavitt…

     
  • A Perfect Circle Mesmerizes at Comerica Theatre
    April 11 at 10:33 a.m. by Jim Louvau

    Maynard James Keenan and A Perfect Circle put on a stunning performance last night at Comerica Theatre. The singer reminded us how potent his voice can be as the band was on point throughout the entire performance. Photos by Jim Louvau.

     
  • Aerosmith, Macklemore, and Blink-182 Rock Packed Free Show
    April 3 at 8:49 a.m. by Jim Louvau

    It wasn't just a busy sports weekend. The Final Four hosted a number of free concerts, giving fans the chance to catch some biggest names in music. Thousands packed Margret T. Hance Park on Sunday to catch Aerosmith, Macklemore, and Blink-182. The…

     
  • Club Candids: Poolside Fun at Maya's Soundwave Pool Party
    March 31 at 3 p.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    Ready or not, the pool party season is in full swing now that spring is slipping into summer. As such, the outdoor area at Maya Day & Nightclub in Scottsdale was a hive of drinking, dancing, and diving on Sunday, March 26, during the latest…

     
  • Phoenix Turns Out for <i>New Times</i>' Music Madness Phinal Phour
    March 30 at 12:07 p.m. by Leavitt Wells

    Music Madness survivors Jerusafunk, The Stakes, CooBee Coo, and Bear Ghost battled it out for the title of "Best Local Band" at the New Times Phinal Phour concert at The Rebel Lounge on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. All Photos by Leavitt…

     
  • Teenage Girls Lose Their Minds at Panic! At The Disco's Phoenix Show
    March 30 at 10:12 a.m. by Jim Louvau

    Panic! At The Disco brought their "Death Of A Bachelor Tour" to Talking Stick Resort Arena on Wednesday. The packed house consisted mainly of young girls who lost their minds and sang along to the band's emo pop hits. Photos by Jim Louvau.

     
  • The Underground Scene Was Alive at Vanishing Show 3
    March 27 at 9:25 a.m. by Jim Louvau

    The third annual edition of the Vanishing Show was held over the weekend in Tempe. This underground music event is one of the most unique show experiences in the Valley — a series of house parties where the next location is kept under wraps until…

     
  • A Late March Saturday Night Out On The Town
    March 26 at 9:34 p.m. by Michelle Sasonov

    Dancing, art, and music made for some fantastic parties in both Phoenix and Tempe on Saturday, March 25, 2017. At the Hive Gallery, a new coffee shop called Silent Flight was celebrating its grand opening, which included local music, an art show,…

     
  • Ultra Music Festival 2017 Day One at Bayfront Park
    March 25 at 8:34 a.m. by George Martinez

    People from around the world landed in Miami for day one of Ultra Music Festival 2017. The 19th edition of the festival returned to Bayfront Park in downtown Miami to showcase everything dance music and its subgenres has to offer with performances…

     
  • Club Candids: Messy Rave Fun at the Bloodfest Leprechaun Massacre
    March 23 at 10:33 p.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    Ravers gathered at an undisclosed location on the far fringes of the Valley on Saturday, March 18, for the latest Bloodfest desert party. DJs like Grund and CIK spun as participants were sprayed with gallons of fake blood and danced until dawn.…

     
  • G-Eazy, Sublime With Rome, and 311 Kick Off Pot Of Gold
    March 20 at 9:14 a.m. by Jim Louvau

    Hip-hop ruled the opening day of the Pot Of Gold Music Festival at Rawhide on Friday, March 17. Acts like Desiigner, Rae Sremmurd, and headliner G-Eazy drew sizable crowds on the east stage. Reggae-inspired acts like 311, Sublime With Rome, and…

     

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