A SHORT HISTORY OF DESERT ROCK
TUCSON, ARIZONA 1978-1994
The Whole Enchilada is a short documentary produced by Sand Rubies’ guitarist Rich Hopkins and directed by Maggie Smith which explores the roots of Tucson’s own desert rock music. Exclusive interviews with seasoned country rockers like Bob Meighan and George Hawke are interspersed with Tucson alt-rock legends like Dan Stuart (Green on Red), Billy Sedlmayr, and Howe Gelb (Giant Sand). Add in never-before-seen footage from legendary The Pills, wild child Suzie Caruze and Naked Prey and you begin to get a feel for this fun and original short documentary film.