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October 12, 2008
Tucson Arizona Music Scene

2009 Tucson Film & Music Festival Official Concert and Music Video Schedule:

TFMF Headquarters: Hotel Congress, 311 E. Congress St. (520) 622-8848 (www.hotelcongress.com)
Music Venue: PLUSH, 340 E. 6th Street, (520) 798-1298 (www.plushtucson.com)

$40 all access badges on sale now at brownpapertickets.com or at Hotel Congress during the festival.

Thursday, October 8th
PLUSH, 340 E. 6th Street @ 4th Ave. Free!
Sunday, October 11th
Crossroads 6 Cinema, 4811 E. Grant Rd. Tickets $5.
10:00pm The Quick and Easy Boys

Music Video-rama
(All films are Arizona Premieres unless otherwise noted.)

  • "Bipolar Bear Mania" by Holy Rolling Empire
    World Premiere
    Directed by UofA alumni Chelsea Coles for local Tucson band.
  • "City Of Noise" by The Summerlad
    Southwest Premiere
  • "Diamond Dave" by The Bird and The Bee
    Southwest Premiere
     Directed by Jake Kasdan (Zero Effect, Freaks & Geeks)
  • "Glean" by El Cantador
    Southwest Premiere
  • "Her Morning Elegance" by Oren Lavie
  • "Hurricane" by The Volcanics
  • "Locked and Loaded" by Miko Marks
    US Premiere
    Both artist Miko Marks and director Edward Rosenblum are native Tucsonans.
  • Lonesome Dog Blues
    US Premiere
    Featuring the song “Bumblebee Flat Blues” by James Shepard.
  • "Mykonos" by Fleet Foxes Southwest Premiere
  • "Nippon Ga Dai Suki (Japan We Love You!)"
    by The Orion Experience
    US Premiere
    From University of Arizona alumni filmmaker Keith Ozar.
  • "Red Line Season" by These Arms Are Snakes
    Performing live at PLUSH on Friday the 9th.
  • "Repeal Cataracts" by The Danger Board
    Southwest Premiere
  • "Saint Conformity" by Giant Sand
    US Premiere
    Featuring local musician Howe Gelb.
  • "Song Away" by Hockey
    Featuring actress Charlyne Yi (Paper Heart, Knocked Up).
  • "Short Winded" by Mossmaja
    US Premiere
  • "Suzie" by A B & The Sea
    World Premiere
  • "Swan Song" by Brightwood
    US Premiere
  • Thresheld
    Southwest Premiere
    From local filmmaker Brook Gauthier and features music by Andrew Bird.
  • Westward Soldier!"
    US Premiere
    Original music by local filmmaker/musician David Neff.
  • "What's The Difference" by Mathematicians
    World Premiere


(Filmmakers available for Q&A)

Click here to download the '09 TFMF Program.

Friday, October 9th
PLUSH, 340 E. 6th Street @ 4th Ave. Tickets $8.

These Arms are SnakesThese Arms Are Snakes
“Red Line Season” music video screens Sunday 1:30pm at the Music Video-rama.

10:30pm DD/MM/YYYY
9:30pm Juarez
9:00pm Doors Open
6-8pm John William Gordon (San Francisco, CA)
(FREE in the Lounge during Happy Hour)
Friday, October 9th
Hotel Congress, 311 E. Congress Street. Tickets $10.
  Parasol ProjectTFMF Opening Night Party Extravaganza
Parasol Project’s Pueblo Noir Filmic Phantasmagoria

Le Chat LunatiqueLe Chat Lunatique
(Albuquerque, NM) 


March Forth Marching BandMarch Fourth Marching Band (Portland, OR)

7:00pm Doors Open - All acts performing throughout the evening.
Saturday, October 10th
PLUSH, 340 E. 6th Street @ 4th Ave. Tickets $15.

Wanda JacksonWanda Jackson
Starring in The Sweet Lady With The Nasty Voice documentary


El Camino RoyalesThe El Camino Royales 


Doors Open

Sunday, October 11th
PLUSH, 340 E. 6th Street @ 4th Ave. Free!

GhiantGhiant (Los Angeles, CA)
Music and score featured in the film Bicycle Lane screening

Sunday at 3pm at Crossroads 6.
© 2009 Tucson Film and Music Festival