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Tea For Six Jazz Ensemble

Tea For Six Jazz Ensemble

August 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Jazz “ …  is the sound of the skipped heart-beat, the caught breath, the sudden smile,” according to music critic John Fordham.  The jazz ensemble, Tea For Six will make your heart skip a beat. This talented Tucson based group is comprised of Craig Faltin, bass; Howard Wooten, guitar; Rob Boone, piano and trombone; John... Read more »

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Hacienda Del Blues

Hacienda Del Blues

August 3 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Marty Kool of KXCI’s Blues Review joins with Hacienda Del Sol Guest Ranch to host live Blues every Sunday. This week’s event marks the debut of Dr. Mojo & The Zydeco Cannibals to the Hacienda Del Blues series. Dr. Mojo and the Zydeco Cannibals are a unique group of musicians performing Louisiana bayou dance and party... Read more »

Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Los Lonely Boys – KXCI Presents!

Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Los Lonely Boys – KXCI Presents!

August 3 @ 6:45 pm - 10:00 pm
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This double bill features two rockin’ roots bands with electrifying guitar playing. Austin’s Los Lonely Boys bring brother harmonies to their pop rock songs with a tex-mex edge. Guitar god Kenny Wayne Shepherd and his longtime band release new album ‘Goin’ Home’ . For ‘Goin’ Home,’ Kenny paid tribute to the legends and classic songs... Read more »

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Ottmar Liebert

Ottmar Liebert

August 5 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Reserved Seated: Specific assigned seats for each ticket sold on floor and in balcony. Pricing varies by location. Ottmar Liebert has said that “flamenco is a music both romantic and dangerous; it is an attitude as much as it is a musical genre.” Therein lies the philosophy that catapulted him to fame at the end... Read more »

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Ice Cream Social featuring Sticks and Fingers

Ice Cream Social featuring Sticks and Fingers

August 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Sticks and Fingers, lead by Richard Noel, is dedicated to sharing the lively and joyful musical heritage of Caribbean rhythms. Doors open at 5:45PM, Ice Cream and all the toppings provided at 6PM, Show at 6:30PM.

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KXCI House Rockin’ Blues Review with Lazy Lester

KXCI House Rockin’ Blues Review with Lazy Lester

August 8 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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KXCI’s annual House Rockin’ Blues Review is August 8th at El Casino Ballroom. 7pm doors, 8pm show time! Blues hall of famer Lazy Lester headlines the show, along with Dave Riley and Bob Corritore, The Rhythm Room All Stars, Tom Walbank, and Michael P. & The Blue Star Players. It’s a hot night of blues... Read more »

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Hacienda Del Blues: Angel Diamond & The Blues Disciples

Hacienda Del Blues: Angel Diamond & The Blues Disciples

August 10 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Marty Kool of KXCI’s Blues Review hosts the Hacienda Del Blues series every Sunday in cooperation with Hacienda Del Sol Guest Ranch. This week Angel Diamond & The Blues Disciples will play for your dancing pleasure. Angel Diamond hails from Chicago & brings a Chicago style to her Blues. From the grit of Koko Taylor... Read more »

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Yes

Yes

August 11 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Reserved Seated: Specific assigned seats for each ticket sold. Yes – Meet & Greet Package: $250 Yes – VIP Tour Package: $150 Reserved seats: $49-$80 Pioneers of progressive rock, YES have achieved worldwide success with a history spanning 45 years and 20 studio albums. The band’s current line-up consists of singer Jon Davison, bassist Chris... Read more »

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Iron & Wine (sold out!)

Iron & Wine (sold out!)

August 12 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Reserved Seated: Specific assigned seats for each ticket sold. Iron & Wine Over the course of his ten-year career, Iron & Wine’s Sam Beam has become one of today’s greatest story tellers, crafting meticulous tales full of forlorn love, religious imagery and wistful dreams. It’s been more than three years since his last studio effort,... Read more »

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Tucson Songwriter Showcase

Tucson Songwriter Showcase

August 13 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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9 songwriters swap tunes 6:30pm David Hall, Laura Gilbert, Dennis Riley 7:30 Nancy McCallion, Neil McCallion, Ron Pandy 8:30 Pete Fine, Jillian Bessett, Stefin Gordon  2nd Wednesday of every month. Over 75 different tunesmiths in the last 10 months. You never know what you might hear, all different styles, a unique experience. Dine at the... Read more »

Wacky Jazz Wednesday

Wacky Jazz Wednesday

August 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Glendon Gross perform 7pm every Wednesday and all of Delectables Bottles of wine are on sale at 50 % off.

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Oro Valley Concert Series

Oro Valley Concert Series

August 14 @ 6:00 pm

August 14, 2014 Dr. Mojo & The Zydeco Dr. Mojo and the Zydeco Cannibals are a unique group of musicians performing Louisiana bayou dance and party music. Zydeco is a mix of different types of rhythms and sounds, in New Orleans you would call it more of a Creole mix. Creole is a touch of... Read more »

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Mik & the Funky Brunch

Mik & the Funky Brunch

August 17 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Fun music in the courtyard, food, drinks, free, pet & kid friendly! Music by Mik Garrison & Scott Kerr

Hacienda Del Blues: Mike Hebert

Hacienda Del Blues: Mike Hebert

August 17 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Marty Kool, of KXCI’s Blues Review, and Hacienda Del Sol Guest Ranch join up to present the Hacienda Del Blues series. Some of the most popular of the Hacienda Del Blues shows have involved The Kings of Pleasure. Mike Hebert has spent the last few months on the West Coast, so it will be great... Read more »

Pato Banton and The Now Generation

Pato Banton and The Now Generation

August 17 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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7-piece roots reggae from Southern California.  International chart-topping artist Pato Banton has worked with Sting, UB40, Steel Pulse, Burning Spear, The Beat, and many other acclaimed musicians. Grammy nominee for Best Reggae Album.

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Sylvan Esso – KXCI Presents!

Sylvan Esso – KXCI Presents!

August 19 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sylvan Esso make their first trip to Tucson for this all ages Tuesday concert. They will be joined by Dana Buoy of Akron/Family for what promises to be a captivating evening at the Hotel Congress! Sylvan Esso was not meant to be a band. Rather, Amelia Meath had written a song called “Play It Right”... Read more »

Randy Newman – KXCI Presents!

Randy Newman – KXCI Presents!

August 19 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Randy Newman, a Rialto Theatre show… at the Fox Tucson Theatre. With songs that run the gamut from heartbreaking to satirical and a host of unforgettable film scores, Randy Newman has used his many talents to create musical masterpieces widely recognized by generations of audiences. Randy Newman’s many honors include six Grammys, three Emmys, and... Read more »

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Sons of the Pioneers in concert

Sons of the Pioneers in concert

August 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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For over 75 years the Sons of the Pioneers have been proud to perform the music of the American West. They embrace Western heritage in their music and strive to honor it. Their songs are unabashed love songs to the West.

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Sunset Saturdays: Comanche

Sunset Saturdays: Comanche

August 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us for a fun-filled evening the fourth Saturday of the month June through September, featuring food, drinks and live music. Sunset Saturdays at the Gardens will host a diverse lineup of local musicians; Cafe Botanica will have delicious, local fare for purchase, Isabella’s Ice Cream truck will be back, and a beer and wine... Read more »

Classical Music of India

Classical Music of India

August 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An evening of Classical Music of India with Steve Oda on Sarode and Ty Burhoe on Tabla. This is an unique opportunity to experience a live performance of classical music of India in Tucson, presented in the tradition of their teachers, Maestro Ali Akbar Khan and Maestro Zakir Hussain.

Galactic – KXCI Presents!

Galactic – KXCI Presents!

August 23 @ 8:00 pm
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Standing Room Only w/limited festival seating in rear. Balcony seats available on a first-come, first-serve basis. It’s incredible that GALACTIC has never made a carnival album yet, but now it’s here. To make CARNIVALE ELECTRICOS, the members of GALACTIC (Ben Ellman, harps and horns; Robert Mercurio, bass; Stanton Moore, drums and percussion; Jeff Raines, guitar;... Read more »

Tesoro Returns to Mr. Head’s Art Gallery and Bar

Tesoro Returns to Mr. Head’s Art Gallery and Bar

August 23 @ 10:00 pm - August 24 @ 1:30 am
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Tesoro will be putting on quite the show at the one and only Mr. Head’s Art Gallery and Bar located on Fourth Avenue in Tucson. Show starts at 10pm and runs until about 1:30pm. Great times and plenty of dancing at these shows in the past, be sure to plan now and come hang with... Read more »

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Hacienda Del Blues: Heather “Lil Mama” Hardy & Michael P

Hacienda Del Blues: Heather “Lil Mama” Hardy & Michael P

August 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The Hacienda Del Blues series is hosted by Marty Kool of KXCI’s Blues Review to showcase some of Southern Arizona’s best Blues talent. This week brings a special treat. Heather “Lil Mama” Hardy & Michael P in an intimate duo performance of old time Blues & originals. Heather & Michael are two of Arizona’s most... Read more »

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Lila Downs – KXCI Presents!

Lila Downs – KXCI Presents!

August 25 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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The Rialto Theatre Presents Lila Downs Irene Diaz General Admission w/ Reserved Balcony Seating. Standing room only for general admission purchases. Specific assigned seats for each ticket sold in balcony. Lila Downs has one of the world’s most singular voices and innovative approaches to music. She is the daughter of a Mixtec Indian woman, Anastasia... Read more »

Future Islands – KXCI Presents!

Future Islands – KXCI Presents!

August 25 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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FUTURE ISLANDS with Operators all-ages at 191 Toole (formerly Skrappy’s) Having spent years slowly building a cult following, the band exploded onto the public consciousness in March after a performance on Late Night with David Letterman that went viral. FUTURE ISLANDS are a post-wave dance band from North Carolina, now residing in Baltimore. Future Islands... Read more »

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Genevieve & the LPs + Loran Cox

Genevieve & the LPs + Loran Cox

August 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Presented by the Tucson Jazz Society as Part of Our 2014 Annual Concert Series: A new voice in the musical community, Genevieve and the LPs are a truly unique ensemble. Offering the highest level of entertainment and musical quality by blending elements of jazz, blues, soul & R&B, funk, afro-cuban, latin, pop, and acoustic music... Read more »

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Hacienda Del Blues: Bad News Blues Band

Hacienda Del Blues: Bad News Blues Band

August 31 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Hosted by Marty Kool of KXCI’s Blues Review, the Hacienda Del Blues series showcases the best of Southern Arizona Blues music every Sunday evening. This week one of Tucson’s longest running Blues bands take the stage. Bad News Blues Band has been filling dance floors for twenty years. They play Blues with a Texas to... Read more »

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