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Tucson sounds: Meet your local sound tech #1: Ted Riviera

Musician/sound guy Ted Riviera tells you how to go live at your local dive in the first of our guide to local sound techs, plus, a few dispatches from the local music scene to come, weekly listings and more in your TucsonSentinel.com weekend music update.... Read more»

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Jig it up: St. Patrick's Day playlist

Whether it's the lilting strains of a classic folk song or the pounding of three-chord punk rock — or the omnipresent U2 — the music of the small island of Ireland has influenced artists throughout the world. So raise a glass of Guinness, tap your toe or even get up and dance a bit as we celebrate St. Patrick's Day with song.... Read more»

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Tucson sounds: Jillian Bessett keeps us in the loop

Jillian Besset loops us in with her latest, plus new songs from Moontrax and Nanami Ozone, the word from Tucson's SXSW contingent, Saint Patrick's Day shenanigans and more in your TucsonSentinel.com weekend music update.... Read more»

Yuma mural highlights endangered pronghorn and marsh bird unique to the Southwest

The fastest land mammal in North America and a large-footed marsh bird in the Southwest have been listed as endangered for more than half a century and artists in Yuma want to let people know how their existence is threatened.... Read more»

The truth about St. Patrick’s Day

The Festival of St. Patrick began in the 17th century as a religious and cultural commemoration of the bishop who brought Christianity to Ireland. In Ireland, there’s still an important religious and cultural component to the holiday, even as it has simply become an excuse to wear green and heavily drink in the rest of the world.... Read more»

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Tucson sounds: Hitting the town with teen bands Yum and Somniac

The Tucson teen-band revolution continues, plus: dark electronic music from Lav Andula, BIPOC celebrates International Womxn's Day, Burger Revolution, Tucson Hip Hop Festival and more happenings, in your TucsonSentinel.com weekend music update.... Read more»

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Tucson sounds: Gutter Town's outlaw cowpunk swagger

Tucson band Gutter Town is a trio with hardcore sensibilities whose music truly came to life with the addition of a little twang and a lot of hellfire. Plus, gig listings & more in your TucsonSentinel.com music roundup.... Read more»

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Tucson sounds: Feverfew channels the voice of God in Hello Kitty's clothing

No longer a lone woman with a lot to shout about, Jessica Famighetti of Tucson band Feverfew fronts a glitter-soaked gang whose good side you'd rather be on. Plus, gig listings & more in your TucsonSentinel.com music roundup. ... Read more»

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Tucson sounds: Just Najima's Southwestern gothic soul

Najima reworks modern influences and old traditions, plus: Kristine Peashock documents Tucson places and spaces with an interviewer's eye; new music from Nanami Ozone and The Resonars; a Kid Congo pajama party, and gig listings & more in your TucsonSentinel.com music roundup. ... Read more»

Groundhog Day: Bing!

Every Feb. 2, it's time for the obligatory Groundhog Day story. Here in the Sentinel newsroom, we'd rather watch the same old Youtube videos than check whether some rodent is having a bad hair day. Enjoy!... Read more»

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Tucson sounds: Taking aim with the Rifle and Sauced Up

Get to know Sauced Up! Plus, new music from the Rifle, a video release from Katie Haverly and friends, music news, weekly listings and more in your TucsonSentinel.com music roundup. ... Read more»

Pima library holding 'Parable of the Sower' book groups

Pima County Public Library's One Book, One Community program is holding a series of public discussions about Octavia Butler's award-winning "Parable of the Sower" beginning this weekend.... Read more»

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Tucson sounds: Loveland, JT Rivers, Joyce Luna

Tucson supergroup Loveland, along with J.T. Rivers and Joyce Luna, plus music news, weekly listings and more in your TucsonSentinel.com music roundup. ... Read more»

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Tucson sounds: The Gem Show, Alien Jacket, & Juliana Warkentin

Local rocker John Polle's latest band The Gem Show, teen band Alien Jacket and pop songstress Juliana Warkentin, plus music news, weekly listings and more in your TucsonSentinel.com music roundup. ... Read more»

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Tucson becomes eclectic: Emilie Marchand and WestOasis

Emilie "Lola Torch" and WestOasis lead the pack of diverse and eclectic shows this week, plus, weekly listings and more in your TucsonSentinel.com music roundup. ... Read more»

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Hang The Bassist is part of Tucson's youth rock revolution

Adventures in Tucson's teen punk underground with Rough Draft and Hang The Bassist, the Schoolhouse of Rock, local music news, weekly gig listings and more in your TucsonSentinel.com music roundup. ... Read more»

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