Cosplayers took their costumes to the next level
with interpretations and execution of shows, movies and comics like
Brave, The Walking Dead, Ghost Rider, Adventure Time, Harry Potter and
Beetlejuice. All photos by Shannon Cottrell.
The star power came out in San Diego, as cosplayers outfits included nods towards My Little Pony
Friendship is Magic, Game of Thrones, Chef Vader, Spaceballs Barf,
Homestuck, The Venture Brothers, a never-nude Tobia Fünke still seeking his Blue Man Group, and the always-popular gender bent...
From Back to the Future to Total Recall, from Daft Punk to Deadpool, from Sesame Street to Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers, there wasn't a corner of pop culture left unchurned by the endlessly creative cosplayers of Comic-Con 2012 in San Diego. All photos by Shannon Cottrell.
In this week's feature, New Times takes a closer look at the subculture of extreme body modification. With over 122 tattoo parlors in Miami, and 144 more in Broward and Palm Beach, South Florida is hotbed of tattooing culture. But extreme body modifiers still remain part of a true underground...
Fans of cosplay, LARPing, video games, comic books, and more gathered at the Miami Airport Convention Center for the seventh annual Florida Supercon. With over 125,000 square feet of space, the convention had everything a fanboy -- or girl -- could hope for, including vendors, celebrities,...
The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino celebrated its second annual Rock 'n' Roll Beer-B-Que with a little help from New Times. The event paired beer, barbecue, and music to make a great Saturday afternoon.
The Rock 'N' Roll Beer-B-Que Wrap-Up (Clean Plate Charlie)
Rock n' Roll Beer-B-Que 2012:...
British band Coldplay stopped by the American Airlines Arena in downtown Miami as part of their Mylo Xyloto world tour. Fellow Brits Wolf Gang and Swedish pop artist Robyn opened the show before Chris Martin and Co. put on a spectacle that filled the whole arena.
Read the review of Coldplay at...
From coast to coast, gays and lesbians took to the streets with pride.
For more photos see:
SF Pride Parade 2012 (NSFW)
The 2012 Seattle Pride Parade
Houston Pride 2012: Live Out Proud
Pridefest 2012 - St. Louis
Twin Cities Pride 2012
Gay Pride Parade Lights Up New York
Saturday at 2012 Denver...
White, red and black took over the streets of Downtown as hard-core Miami Heat fans celebrated the Heat's 2012 Championship title. Confetti filled the air and fans struck their casuelas and cucharas as the boys proudly showed off their gold trophy. All photos by George Martinez.
The Electric Daisy Carnival Saturday evening was suppose to be the best show and largest draw ever, featuring Bassnectar, Calvin Harris (with a surprise guest appearance of Rihanna), AVICII, Tiesto, MSTRKRFT and Las Vegas’ own Blue Man Group collaborating with Steve Aoki. Instead over 90,000...
Electric Daisy Carnival kicked off its first day in Las Vegas, as bassheads from across the country gathered at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the nation's biggest EDC musical fest. All photos by Christopher Victorio.
Village Voice Media commissioned artists associated with the Phoenix-based cultural collective Xico to produce a series of covers for its papers -- each one is unique to each city -- for its national story on Arizona SB1070, "Crossing the Line." Here are those images with additional artworks...