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The Wanda Junes' Bobby Carlson on friendship, music, DIY spirit and making it all worthwhile. Wrought Iron's Clinton Smith and Eric Schaffer of the Other Troublemakers weigh in on the subject of the business of music. Plus this week's live show listings, music news and more. Read more»

The Marshmallow Overcoat

Timothy Gassen recounts 30 years of the Overcoat and tells us about the new film. Plus, the first in our series of "Hardest working folks in Tucson music," Juju Fontaine and Watercolor drummer John Matzek and this week's local music listings. Read more»

Gabi Montoya, John Read and John Matzek of Juju Fontaine

As spring rolls in and bands make their way to and from town as part of the SXSW touring circuit, our local music heroes are beginning to emerge from hibernation and hit stages (and record store shelves) once more. Luckily, your intrepid local weekly music columnist is on the case. Read more»

Hannah Yeun

Hannah Yeun and her band weave dark, majestic, otherworldly indie pop laced with traces of dark psych, angsty no wave and '60s French yeye. Plus, check your local listings in TucsonSentinel.com's weekend music roundup. Read more»

Weekend Lovers

Bands fronted by bass players are cool, almost by default (think Concrete Blonde, Morphine, the Police). Tucson trio Weekend Lovers — named for Prince lyric, as you may have guessed — play "bratty love songs with a dash of death and beautiful sky." Plus, more in your TucsonSentinel.com weekend music roundup. Read more»