Wednesday, May 1, 2019

XOXO: Where to Rock Wednesday, May 1

Posted By and on Wed, May 1, 2019 at 1:00 AM

  • Courtesy of The Rialto Theatre

He’s drawn comparisons to provocateurs like Hendrix and Davis. From funk to bluegrass, classical to jazz, ukulele master Jake Shimabukuro has taken the instrument to places that Don Ho (the icon of breezy Hawaiian pop) could never have imagined. At The Rialto Theater. Details here.

Evolving away from self-indulgent metallic riffing—finding inspiration in hip hop and R&B grooves—interweaving guitar lines towards a more focused melodic sound, Polyphia bring the Look But Don’t Touch Tour to 191 Toole. Details here.

On “Beat Up Broke Down Town,” off Hangovers and Heartaches, this Tucson country singer mourns a loss—just maybe with an ice-cold beer in hand. “Those city light can’t hold you the way I can.” Drew Cooper is on the plaza at Hotel Congress. With Safford, AZ’s The Cole Trains, who celebrate the release of the Lucky Stars. An album full of Americana, country and a lil’ bit of rock ‘n’ roll. Details here.

  • Courtesy of Eventbrite

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Previously in the Range

More by Briannon Wilfong

More by Xavier Omar Otero

Today | Thu | Fri | Sat | Sun | Mon | Tue
Midnight Madness Party & Sale!

Midnight Madness Party & Sale! @ Bookmans Midtown

Sat., Oct. 19, 6-11 p.m.

All of today's events | Staff Picks

Staff Pick

2019 Chasing Rainbows Gala featuring LeAnn Rimes

LeAnn Rimes is an internationally multi-platinum selling acclaimed singer and ASCAP award-winning songwriter.… More

@ Fox Tucson Theatre Sun., Oct. 20, 7 p.m. 17 W. Congress St.

» More Picks

Submit an Event Listing

Popular Content

  1. The Star Gets It Right About Pima County Standardized Test Scores (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  2. Claytoon of the Day: Chinese Dribbling (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  3. Things to Do, Thursday, Oct. 10 (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  4. Claytoon of the Day: Friends In MAGA Places (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  5. The Star's Creative Headline Writing Team Was Hard At Work In Tuesday's Print Edition (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)

© 2019 Tucson Weekly | 7225 Mona Lisa Rd. Ste. 125, Tucson AZ 85741 | (520) 797-4384 | Powered by Foundation