By Biz Bledsoe
Arizona Daily Wildcat
September 12, 2002
· Ruben Blades: Mundo (Columbia)
·Franklin Bruno: A Cat May Look at a Queen (Absolutely Kosher)
·Cephas & Wiggins: Somebody Told the Truth (Alligator)
·The Chieftains: Down the Old Plank Road: The Nashville Sessions (RCA Victor)
·The Crush: Here Is Where I Cross My Fingers (Adeline)
·Dead Meadow: Got Live if You Want It! (CKME)
·The Distraction: Calling All Radios (Dirtnap)
·Disturbing Tha Peace / Ludacris: Golden Grain (def Jam)
·The Hot Club of Cowtown: Ghost Train (High Tone)
·ISIS: Oceanic (Ipecac)
·Junction 18: Heroes from the Future (Fearless)
·Justincase: Justincase (Maverick)
·The Kings of Nuthin: Fight Songs (Disaster)
·Sondre Lerche: Faces Down (Astralwerks)
·Lifehouse: Stanley Climbfall (DreamWorks)
·Lost City Angels: Lost City Angels (Nitro)
·Doug Martsch (Built to Spill): Now You Know (Warner Bros)
·Nine Days: So Happily Unsatisfied (Epic)
·Joan Osborne: How Sweet It Is (Womanly Hips/Compendia)
·Xzibit: Restless (Loud)
·"One Hour Photo" (Fox)
·"The Banger Sisters" (Fox)
·"Die Another Day" (MGM)
·"Red Dragon" (MGM)
·"Monsters, Inc." (Buena Vista)
·"Panic Room" (Columbia)
·"Death to Smoochy" (Warner Bros)
·"40 Days and 40 Nights" (Miramax)
·"Kissing Jessica Stein" (Fox)
·"Frailty" (Lions Gate)
·"Spring Forward" (IFC)
·"The Wind Will Carry Us" (New Yorker)
·"Scratch" (Warner Bros)
Concerts and Events
Grant Langston and the Supermodels, the Los Angeles based singer-songwriter, will perform at Plush on Friday, Sept. 13. Doors open at 9 p.m. and cost is $3 to $7. Plush is lcated at 340 E. Sixth St. For more information call 798-1298.
Jimmy LaFave, along with Joe King Carrasco, will play at El Casino Ballroom, 437 E. 26th St on Friday, Sept. 13. LaFave is known for his ballads and honkey tonk style. Call 297-9133 for more information.
Amber Jade will perform at Bookman's, 1930 E. Grant Rd., on Saturday, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Amber Jade is a singer, songwriter, pop/rock guitarist and pianist. The event is free. For more information call 325-5767.
On Saturday the hardcore group Atreyu will play a matinee at 5 p.m. sharp at Skrappy's, 201 E. Broadway. Cost is $6 at the door. Call 358-4287 for details.
Also at Skrappy's on Saturday the 14th, Swearing at Motorists will headline a show featuring Scout Niblett and the comedy of Jason Traeger. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the cost is $6 at the door.
"Absurd Person Singular," a comedy presented by the Arizona Repertory Theatre, can be seen Sept. 13 at Marroney Theatre on the UA campus, 1025 N. Olive Rd. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. General admission costs $20, $18 for seniors and UA employees, and $14 for students. Call 621-1162 for more information.
"Eat Drink Man Woman" will show at the Modern Languages Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 13. Sponsored by the International Arts Society Film Program, this comedy directed by Ang Lee features the story of a master chef and his life with his three daughters.
The Sept. 11 commemorative play "The Guys" will show on Sept. 13 at 8 p.m. at the Temple of Music and Art, 330 S. Scott Ave. Cost is $8 at the door. For more details, call 881-1111.
The House of Blues presents Unwritten Law with the Riddlin' Kids at the Rialto Theatre at 7:30 p.m. on Friday. Opening for them will be Aimee Allen and Hornswaggled. Tickets are $15 in advance at Ticketmaster, Zia Record Exchange Company and the Rialto box office. Call 798-3333 for more information.
For a complete list of events, visit GoWild online at http://wc.arizona.edu.
The Taste of Tucson! will take place Sunday, featuring local restaurants and music, including jazz artists Gregg Armstrong, The Presidio Quartet and Jeff Haskell. The event will be located at La Placita Village, 110 S. Church Ave.
Come see the TV Pilot Festival, a showcase for the small screen. Ever wonder what happens to the pilots that never get selected for prime time? Come find out on Friday, Sept. 13 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Call 322-2938 for location and more information.