The Monster Jazz Show

Lindsay, Jeff & Kyle

Fred and Jeff fill the studio with monsters and musician this week!

First, Lindsay Shekleton and Kyle Johnson from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation talk about the upcoming Monster Mash and 5K Dash being held on October 26th.  As a side note, the Brothers Ronstadt will MC the event, much to the chagrin of all the participants.  Check out the list of all the wonderful event sponsors: Golden Eagle Distributors, Gentle Ben’s, Desert Diamond, The University of Arizona Medical Center, The Gaslight Costume Shop, Playformance, BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse, SATYR Entertainment and GEICO!

Then Yvonne Ervin, Executive Director of the Innagural Tucson Jazz Festival, is in studio with the Tony Frank Trio.  She talks about the huge festival being held in early 2015, all the scheduled artists and how it’s time to sign up to help make this a huge success.  We also get to hear the Tony Frank Trio tear into a few classics!

 

The Food and Art Show

Dr. Emma Blake

Dr. Emma Blake

This is a packed show filled with some great people from the Old Pueblo!

The kids from Valley of the Moon talk about the current show, Harry Potter and the Haunted Ruins, which is running through Halloween.

Pete Swan from Big Band Express provides all the info on the big fund raiser for Arts Express, Swingin’ & Singin’.

Finally, Dr. Emma Blake previews the Downtown Lecture Series being presented at the Fox Theater.  The University of Arizona faculty will explore “food” and its connections with people’s health, culture, and environment.

 

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The Fall Downtown Show

Fred and Jeff broadcast from their new Downtown digs, Saint Cecilia Studios!

This week the boys welcome a bunch of folks living, working and playing in the Heart of the Old Pueblo.  Caitlin Jensen from the Downtown Tucson Partnership leads a packed show featuring Jenny Volpe from Make Way for Books, Lydia Brewing from the U of A College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Kent Edwards from The Screening Room, Daniel Benavidez from Tucson Meet Yourself, Monique Vallery from the Southern Arizona Aids Foundation and Tony Zinman and the Howell Brothers from Arizona Rose Theatre Company.  Click here for some of the family fun stuff Jenny spoke about!

Monique & Caitlin at Saint Cecilia Studios

 

The ATC Boot Camp Show

Jeff, David & Fred

Jeff, David & Fred

This week Fred and Jeff welcome David Ira Goldstein from the Arizona Theater Company to the grand old program.  David is the Artistic Director and he talks about the current show, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, along with the lineup for the rest of the season.

Anita “Sarge” Kellman, founder of Beat Cancer Boot Camp, provides an update of her program, including a rundown of her time on America’s Biggest Looser!

 

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The Send a Kid to the Conquistadors Show

Jeff gets replaced by his dad this week as Jim Ronstadt joins Fred to talk about all the great things going on in the Old Pueblo.  Pat Jessup and Bucky Lovejoy roll by to talk about the Send a Kid to Camp and the Sportsmen’s Fund, then Bucky sticks around to talk about the Tucson Conquistadors, past, present and the future of the golf tournament.

 

The 2014 Underground Show

Jeff, Charles & Ben

Jeff, Charles & Ben

We love seeing a local kid make it to the big time and this week we get to talk with a new big timer!  Darious Britt, a graduate of the University of Arizona Film School, is premiering his first big film at the Arizona Underground Film Festival.  UNSOUND is a must see at the festival this year!!!  David Pike, the founder of the festival, talks about the films being show this year.

Charles D. Prokopp and Ben Ritchie come in to promote King Lear,  being presented at Himmel Park over the next few weeks.

Fred, David, Darious & Tatiana

Fred, David, Darious & Tatiana

 

The Downtown Procession Show

Saint Cecilia Studio

Saint Cecilia Studio

Fred and Jeff have found a new home for their downtown shows.  Saint Cecilia Studios is a new recording studio tucked into the Congress Street corridor.  Caitlin Jensen from the Downtown Tucson Partnership is on hand to introduce Steven Lee Tracy, the owner of the studio.  The boys also chat with Mykl Wells who helps folks prepare for the All Souls Procession with masks, costumes, altars and every idea to help participate in the procession.

Steven Lee Tracy

 

The Music and Arts Show

Laszlo Veres

Lots-O-Fun this week as we talk with Lazlo Veres, the Zumba Master, about the Arizona Symphonic Winds and the Tucson Pops Orchestra.  Jonas Hunter from the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance talks about all the fabulous things the Alliance is up to in the community.  Finally, Jim Kirk gives a preview of a big fund raiser for the 100 Clubs, which raises money for families of 1st responders.

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