• The State of MusicIn this salute to the Grand Canyon State’s lyrical legacy, we find the stories behind some of pop music’s great “Arizona songs,” and bring them to life in a photo essay by Michael Woodall.
  • The Trump WhispererKTAR’s new pro-Trump voice is a former Phoenix hip-hop DJ with an odd gift for comprehending the president. What does Darin Damme’s arrival say about the Valley?
  • Williams on WilliamsPhoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams and her son, Phoenix Sun big man Alan Williams, have had a heck of a year – one that was two-plus decades in the making.
  • Family Law, LGBT StyleThree years after marriage equality in Arizona, state laws regarding parenthood remain written in gender-specific terms that can deny same-sex couples legal parentage
  • Yuma Wings ItTwo pilots kept the City of Yuma airplane aloft for a world-record 46 days in 1949 to help reopen a local military airfield
  • Christine RoegerA third-generation scientific glassblower incinerates the glass ceiling
  • Seven Wonders of Arizona & Fall Color GuideFall has fallen, and there’s no better time to savor Arizona’s most exalting natural treasures. Which picturesque “wonders” made our list?
  • Finding Pho’chellaPhoenix finally has its own big-time music festival. Is our live-music love deep enough to make Lost Lake a permanent feature at Steele Indian School Park?

Valley News

Valley News

The Lobby

Things we love and loathe this month.

Drink This

Drink

Mezcacillin

Fill your cocktail prescription with Citizen Public House’s Mezcacillin.

People

People

Williams on Williams

Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams and her son, Phoenix Sun big man Alan Williams, have had a heck of a year – one that was two-plus decades in the making. ...

Food Reviews

Food Reviews

Café Bink

The lone survivor of the great Binkley’s purge of 2016 has a new chef and a stunningly delicious makeover.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Cottage Industry

Valley “nut” case Bill Sutherland opens a locals-only shop in Cave Creek.

Arts

Arts

Artist of the Month: Claudia Hartley

Painter Claudia Hartley’s colorful pointillism brings landscapes to life.

Spotlight

Spotlight

Christine Roeger

A third-generation scientific glassblower incinerates the glass ceiling.

Food Scene

Three Bites

Flights of Fancy

Tasting-menu-style food samplers let restaurants put on a real variety show.

History

History

Yuma Wings It

Two pilots kept the City of Yuma airplane aloft for a world-record 46 days in 1949 to help reopen a local military airfield.

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Music

Blues, Soul & Big Bands with Singer-Songwriter Samantha Fish

Deep in the heart of Detroit, the birthplace of motown, bluesy roots artist Samantha Fish recorded the first of two albums to be released this year. Out in March “Chills & Fever” stray...

Top Ten Things To Do

Things To Do

September 18-24, 2017

Janet Jackson – September 21The global music icon and influential entertainer brings her State of the World tour to Phoenix, performing fan favorites, smash hits and soon-to-be-released new works. 7:30 p.m. Call for ticket prices. Talking Stick Resort Arena, 201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000.

Web Extras

Web Extras

Snappin’ on the Corner in Winslow, Arizona

Meet the townspeople, models and photographer behind our visualization of the Winslow-inspired lyrics of the Eagles’ iconic hit “Take It Easy” in this exclusive video. ...

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Recipes

Recipe Friday: Banana chocolate crunch pancakes

Pancake lovers, your special day is coming. Tuesday, Sept. 26 has been deemed National Pancake Day and if you’re looking for a new recipe to wow your friends and family (perhaps this weekend sin...

Best New Restaraunts

Food Reviews

2016 Best New Restaurants

Clasp your cufflinks and polish your pearls – PHOENIX magazine's black-tie salute to the best in Valley dining is back for 2016. Warning: The contents of this feature may result in food comas and uncontrollable grazing. ...

More Videos

How to Make a Poke Bowl

Poke, if you haven't noticed, is trending. Learn how to make a fish bowl at home with a step-by-step video by Best of the Valley winner Chula Seafood. Read more in the August 2017 issue of PHOENIX magazine

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