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Texas guitar-slinger Jesse Dayton rides into Tucson

With his prized King hollow-body electric guitar in tow, veteran roots rocker Jesse Dayton presents his new Shooter Jennings-produced album, “The Hard Way Blues” (Blue Élan Records, 2024), at 191 Toole on Wednesday, June 12….






The truth about St. Patrick’s Day

In 1997, my students and I traveled to Croagh Patrick, a mountain in County Mayo, as part of a study abroad program course on Irish literature I was teaching for the University of Dayton. I…