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Photos: All Souls Procession 2016

Tens of thousands of Tucsonans filled the streets Downtown on Sunday night to mark the annual All Souls Procession, remembering loved ones who have died.... Read more»

Win tickets: Iggy & Stooges documentary 'Gimme Danger'

"I think I helped wipe out the '60s," singer Iggy Pop says in an archival talk-show clip included in Jim Jarmusch's documentary on the Stooges, "Gimme Danger." Iggy and his bandmates didn't just do that; they helped change the course of music history with their impudent high-decibel churn of heavy rock, free jazz and wild stage antics.... Read more»

Tail-waggers of the week: Daffy & Gypsy

Meet a couple of the many great companions available at our local animal rescue groups: Daffy and Gypsy.... Read more»

Get your free freak on at Loft's 'Rocky Horror' Halloween show

Get all dressed up — you've got someplace to go Saturday night: it's time to get warped at the Rocky Horror Halloween Bash at the Loft. And you could win a pair of tickets to what's billed as a show with "prizes, surprises, and freaks of all sizes."... Read more»2

Phil Chess, founder of storied blues record label, dies in Tucson at 95

The man who distributed such ground-breaking classics as "Roll Over Beethoven," "I'm a Man" and "Smokestack Lightning" died at his Tucson home Wednesday. Phil Chess, who brought the world Chuck Berry, Muddy Waters, Bo Diddley, Etta James and other blue and R&B stars who paved the way for rock'n'roll, was 95.... Read more»

Win tickets: Godzilla roars back to big screen

The biggest, baddest Japanese monster is back, and he's still pissed. "Shin Godzilla" stomps back onto movie screens in a special limited engagement, and you could win a pair of tickets.... Read more»

Free tickets: 'Blazing Saddles' rides onto Loft's big screen

The Mel Brooks/Gene Wilder comedy classic "Blazing Saddles" will play Friday and Saturday nights at the Loft, and we've got a pair of tickets that just might have your name on 'em. Join Madeline Kahn, Cleavon Little, Harvey Korman, Slim Pickens, and the rest for some whip-crackin' laughs.... Read more»

Az artist moves earth for 40 years at Flagstaff volcanic crater

Artist James Turrell has spent almost 40 years moving 1.3 million cubic yards of earth and creating an 854-foot tunnel in the Roden Crater. When finally finished, it will have 21 viewing spaces and six tunnels that will channel light into the crater.... Read more»

Free tickets: 'Spotlight' screens with talk from Globe publisher

See the Oscar-winning 2015 drama "Spotlight" at the Loft on Sunday, followed by an onstage discussion with former Boston Globe publisher Richard Gilman, who was at the helm of the newspaper during the Pulitzer Prize-winning investigation depicted in the film.... Read more»

Tail-waggers of the week: Roxie & Lilly

Meet Roxie and Lilly, a couple of the many great companions available from our local animal rescue groups.... Read more»

Free tickets: Remember Gene Wilder with 'Willy Wonka' screening Sunday

Legendary comic actor Gene Wilder died last week. He'll be remembered in Tucson at a special screening of one of his funniest films: "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory." And you could win a pair of tickets.... Read more»

Crystal Radio - Into the mystic and historic

Desert-inflected group Crystal Radio (aka Amelia Poe and Daniel Diaz Martin) are releasing their new record at Hotel Congress on Saturday. Their sound is evocative of warm, creosote-scented wind, while Poe's gutsy vocals chronicle the lonesome, haunted myths and lore of life in a mining town.... Read more»1

Songs for Labor Day: Union tunes & working man blues

The labor movement and the song book are intertwined; folk singers, country pickers, punks and popular balladeers have hailed the American worker, and chronicled the trials of earning a paycheck. Here are our picks for the best songs about work, for your Labor Day listening. "If Woody Guthrie were alive today, he'd have a lot to write about...." (with videos)... Read more»

County shelter waiving adoption fees due to overcrowding

Due to "critical" overcrowding at the shelter, the Pima Animal Care Center will be waiving adoption fees for all pets — including puppies and kittens — through September 11.... Read more»

County shelter offering $10 pet adoptions due to serious overcrowding

Due to "critical" overcrowding at the shelter, the Pima Animal Care Center will be offering $10 adoption fees for all pets — including puppies and kittens — through September 11.... Read more»

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