Spark! After Dark | Finding Your Creative Spark

  When you think of art, you might think of museum paintings, public sculptures, or even performers wearing gold jumpsuits and squawking like birds (yes, I have seen this). What may not come to mind is a fun interactive art installation that anyone, young and old, can enjoy. That’s exactly what I experienced this past weekend at the community art event Spark! After Dark: Collective Kaleidoscope, which took place at the Mesa Arts Center. The vibe

Featured Creator | Pixelated Comfort

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Welcome to our improved featured series we will be running focusing on geeky creatives in not only cosplay but also art, music, and writing. We will be interviewing and showcasing these amazing creatives and how they got to where they are now. It's important to support your local and up and coming creatives. They are the backbone of our wonderful community and one of the main reasons we continue to grow and thrive like we

Bang the Drum Weirdly: An Interview with Weird Al’s Drummer, Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz

On February 27, 2018, “Weird” Al Yankovic kicked off The Ridiculously Self-Indulgent, Ill-Advised Vanity Tour.  On that tour, Jon Schwartz, known as “Bermuda” to fans, will be playing the drums, as he has for over 35 years.  I got to sit down and talk with Bermuda about his life, his career, and the new tour. For the uninitiated, I’m interviewing Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz, who is best known for being the drummer for musical legend “Weird Al”

Southwest Maker Fest Coming This Weekend

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The fifth annual Southwest Maker Fest (SWMF) will bring a variety of exhibitors, presentations, and workshops to downtown Mesa on February 17! The FREE festival engages visitors in exploring hands-on creation, from 3D printing to rocketry to weaving, from 10 am to 4 pm, on Pepper Street between Robson and Macdonald Streets in Mesa. The i.d.e.a. Museum will be open free to the public that day as part of the festival experience. Details can be

“With Seoul” by BTS Crashes the Servers!

It is well known that the Kpop group BTS (Bangtan Boys) has risen to International fame with outstanding album sales and multiple awards! Their recently released album "Love Yourself: Her" has already claimed a spot on the Billboard 200, as well as taking the No. 1 spot on the World Albums chart! Talk about impressive growth for our boys! We truly couldn't be prouder of all their hard work and continuous dedication to giving their

Inside the Crowd | Life is Beautiful 2017

The 2017 Las Vegas Music Festival, Life is Beautiful, happened just a week before the shooting that has taken over the news. With rumors that the shooter had rented a room above the main stage, many are left feeling uncomfortable and subdued. Just a few months ago, we experienced the tragedy at the European Ariana Grande concert, and it left others ill at ease with the idea of large crowds and popular festivals. Some may

DIY | Star Wars Origami Yoda Easy Tutorial

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vZAFZPGnZEo&feature=youtu.be   From Origami Plus Youtube page: No Force Required. :-) Learn how to make an origami Yoda from Star Wars with this easy step-by-step instructions. This origami Jedi Master Yoda is an original origami model by Stéphane Gigandet. Use 2 colors origami paper to have Yoda's face, pointy ears, hands and stick green, and his eyes and coat white. To fold this easy origami Yoda, you will need 20 minutes and a square piece of paper (if possible

The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses 2017 Worldwide Tour Dates Announced

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Jason Michael Paul Entertainment, Inc. announced the 2017 tour dates for The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses, across North America and around the world. Upcoming shows will feature some big surprises, including an all new movement from The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, an updated overture, and the return of a classic that might just make some wishes come true! As always, new merchandise is also available in the Zelda Symphony shop. “We’re really

A Look At DECADENCE 2016

Photos taken at Decadence 2016 by: Thomas Int-Hout [www.facebook.com/thomasinthoutcreative] All rights reserved. Please visit our Flickr page for more photos of events we cover! Click on any image to open gallery. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8mazgt3haQo&feature=youtu.be

A Preview of DECADENCE 2016!

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Here at GNN, we cover a variety of events from video game and comic conventions, concerts and arts and music festivals. Normally with the year coming to an end, that usually sees a break in conventions; however that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop. The end of the year means Decadence Arizona is coming back to the valley of the sun for the third year in a row. This will be the biggest electronic

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