Arts

Behind the music at Lost Lake Music Festival

Lost Lake Music Festival, Phoenix’s largest music festival to date, is this month, Oct. 20-22. Headliners include Chance the Rapper, The Killers and Odesza. We had the privilege of speaking with Kongos, Broods and Odesza before the big event. Read more

Review: “Blade Runner 2049” is a gripping sci-fi masterpiece

Ridley Scott’s 1982 film “Blade Runner” was a dark, dystopian neo-noir movie full of challenging themes that helped it form a legacy as one of the greatest science fiction films of all time. Now, 35 years later, a sequel to this classic film has arrived in the form of Denis Villeneuve’s “Blade Runner 2049.” Read more

UA professor's book explores hip-hop and religion

In his new book, University of Arizona professor Alejandro Nava shines light on the enigmatic concept of “soul” and relates religious practice and history to the influence of soul on Latin and African American music, specifically hip-hop.  Read more

Eight movies to watch during Family Weekend

Family weekend begins Oct. 13, and soon campus will be bombarded with parents, siblings, grandparents and perhaps even extended relatives. In recognition of family, the Daily Wildcat has selected films for family, about family, and how it may drive you crazy but will always have your back. Read more