Music

Review: Childish Gambino goes in new, weird direction with 'Awaken, My Love!'

Sometimes, you just feel the need to change things up. You feel like experimenting, having new experiences and seeing the world in a different way. Artists often epitomize this mindset, and musician Childish Gambino, aka Donald Glover, has certainly done such in his ambitious new album, “Awaken, My Love!”, that was released Friday Dec. 2. Read more

The Daily Wildcat Report Card: Dusk Music Festival

A group of four Daily Wildcat reporters spent 10 hours at the inaugural Dusk Music Festival yesterday to give you an in-depth critique of what went well and what just didn't at Tucson's newest large-scale music event. Get the down low on how we graded the following five categories: music, food, amenities, entertainment pavilions and overall experience. Read more

Artist spotlight: Matt and Kim hope to 'Stir it Up' as headliners at Dusk Music Festival

Indie-dance duo Matt and Kim don’t take themselves too seriously, and they really don’t think you should, either. “If I do say so myself, I think we’re a good choice [for Dusk], but is that the presidential thing to say here?” asked Matt Johnson, Matt and Kim's keyboardist/guitarist. The Brooklyn, New York-based musicians will headline the Dusk Music Festival on Saturday, and plans to bring a set full of energy and surprises. Read more

'Walls' breathes new life into Kings of Leon's sound

Whether in a literal or metaphorical sense, sometimes the walls we build around ourselves need to come down. American rock band Kings of Leon try to figure out what walls need to come down for it in its aptly titled album, Walls, released Friday Oct. 14. Read more