Tucson boasts a hot lineup of music events this week

If you love live music, there's no time like the present when it comes to getting out and about in Tucson. From rap concerts to a trio of award-winning Native American musicians, here are the local shows worth checking out this week.

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Kid Trunks Brings Members Only Tour to Town

First, rapper Kid Trunks and his hip hop project, Members Only, arrive in town on Thursday at 191 Toole in commemoration of XXXTENTACION. Hear tracks from their full library of tracks, including rarities and hits. 

When: Thursday, April 25, 8-11 p.m.
Where: 191 Toole, 191 E. Toole Ave.
Price: $12.50 (General Admission Spring Sale); $25 (General Admission)
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Sister Solace at the Tucson Scottish Rite Cathedral

Next, enjoy a night of folk music from the group Sister Solace on Friday at the Tucson Scottish Rite Cathedral. It's the only appearance by the ensemble this year. Sister Solace "will sooth you with their well-craft vocal harmonies and Appalachian and American inspired music," according to the organizer of the event.  

When: Friday, April 26, 7:30-8:45 p.m.
Where: Tucson Scottish Rite Cathedral, 160 S. Scott Ave.
Price: $15
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El Tambó Fest

Also on Friday, hear from cumbia bands from across the borderlands and DJs with the El Tambo Fest at the Hotel Congress. Performers include Native Creed, Frontera Bugalu, Sister Mantos, La Diabla, Riobamba, El Dusty and more. There will also be drink specials throughout the night. 

When: Friday, April 26, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Hotel Congress, 311 E. Congress St.
Price: $12 (General Admission)
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Freddie Gibbs

Also performing at 191 Toole is rapper Freddie Gibbs, who will sing tracks from his four albums. He recently collaborated with Electronic Dance Music artist Assassin on the new song "Bandana."

When: Sunday, April 28, 9 p.m.
Where: 191 Toole, 191 E. Toole Ave.
Price: $20 (General Admission). More ticket options available.
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Native Voices Story and Song Tour

Lastly, award-winning Native American artists Tonemah, Gabriel Ayala and Randy Kemp are bringing their Native Voices Story and Song Tour on Friday to the Sea of Glass Center for The Arts. Each artist will perform an individual set featuring music from their careers. 

When: Friday, April 26, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Sea of Glass Center for The Arts, 330 E. Seventh St., Tucson, AZ 85705
Price: $4
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