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Week of June 20 – 25

Vanilla Spice @ Blue Martini

Wednesday June 21, 2017. Band starts at 8:00 p.m. 21+ event

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Vanilla Spice, a locally-based 90’s hip hop cover band, will perform at Blue Martini in Phoenix as part of “True Blue Ladies Night,” which features half price drinks for ladies all night and $5 Tito’s cocktails for all guests. The band will perform at Blue Martini from 8 to 11 p.m. every Wednesday, all summer long.

Jacquees @ Livewire

Thursday June 22, 2017. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. All-ages event


American songwriter and rapper, Jacquees, released his first album, “I Am Jacquees” in 2010. The album included the single “Krazy,” which features T.I. In 2014, he released his first EP, “19,” which took the No. 3 spot on iTunes’ Top R&B Albums Chart and made the No. 15 spot on Billboard’s Top R&B Albums Chart. Earlier this month he released his latest single, “Like Baby.” He is currently working on his first full-length, studio album, which will be released on Cash Money Records. To purchase tickets, or for more information please visit LivewireAZ.com.

Living Room Live feat. Vanilla Spice @ W Scottsdale

Every Thursday. Doors at 9:00 p.m. Ages 21+ event


W Scottsdale will be in full swing this Thursday with a performance by Vanilla Spice in the Living Room. For more information please visit, WScottsdaleTickets.com. For VIP table reservations, contact VIP@Triyar.com or call 602.405.0099.

Hook N Sling @ Maya Day + Nightclub

Friday June 23, 2017. Doors open at 10:00 p.m. 21+ event


Anthony Maniscalco, better known by his stage name, Hook N Sling is an Australian DJ and producer who began producing music in the early 2000s and released his first big hit, “Take You Higher,” in 2011. The song hit the top spot on Hype Machine and topped iTunes charts in Belgium and Italy. He has collaborated with several top artists including NERVO, Pusha T, Galantis and Sam Feldt and in 2015, he was ranked No. 11 on the Billboard Next Big Sound chart. To purchase tickets or more information please visit SLETickets.com or www.MāyāClubAZ.com

Dirty Audio and Crankdat @ Maya Day + Nightclub

Sunday June 25, 2017. Doors open at 12:00 p.m. 21+ event


Christian Smith, known as Crankdat, is a an American dubstep DJ and producer. He first garnered national attention in 2015 with the release of his remix of Fetty Wap’s hit, “Trap Queen.” His remix has amassed over 120 million streams and he boasts over 1.5 million streams on Spotify alone. Earlier this year he released a remix of the track “Frontlines,” a collaboration between Zeds Dead and NGHTMRE. He was also featured as one of Your EDM’s “Top 40 Artists to Watch in 2017.” Dirty Audio is an American trap DJ and producer who began releasing music in 2012. During the course of his career he has gained support from top producers in the industry such as Tiesto, Diplo, Steve Aoki and DJ Snake, just to name a few. Earlier this year, he released the track “Roller Coaster,” with Max Styler. To purchase tickets or more information please visit SLETickets.com or www.MāyāClubAZ.com.