Alana Is Now Ready 

After a nudge from her famous beau, Tucson native Alana Sweetwater gets her first big taste of music-business success

When Alana Sweetwater was a kid growing up on the far westside of Tucson, she carved a star into the trunk of a tree in her backyard. She would come home from school and pray to it. Or with it, or maybe…

full article »

Comments (10)

Showing 1-10 of 10

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-10 of 10

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

  • Court and Spark

    This Tucson singer-songwriter, who moonlights as a jailhouse psychotherapist, overcame career-killing circumstances
    • Dec 1, 2016
  • Vintage Vinyl Tucson

    This week: The Sot Weed Factor
    • Nov 17, 2016

Latest in Music Feature

  • Forever Young

    A folk musician’s life, love and getting down the road
    • Apr 27, 2017
  • Noise Annoys

    Doni and Adobe House
    • Apr 27, 2017
  • More »

Most Commented On

  • Growing Old with Moz

    He’s still better than a stupid T-shirt
    • Apr 6, 2017
  • Tale of Two Cities

    Seattle’s Tacocat talks up the real cost of gentrification, Tucsonans chime in
    • Apr 20, 2017
  • More »

Top Viewed Stories

  • Sonic Mission

    Rhiannon Giddens’ March to Freedom Highway
    • Apr 27, 2017
  • Forever Young

    A folk musician’s life, love and getting down the road
    • Apr 27, 2017
  • More »

© 2017 Tucson Weekly | 7225 Mona Lisa Rd. Ste. 125, Tucson AZ 85741 | (520) 797-4384 | Powered by Foundation