Alibi V.25 No.42 • Oct 20-26, 2016

Catching Glimpses

The wheat-pasted photographic murals of jetsonorama

On the wheat-pasted photographic murals of jetsonorama.

Best of Burque Music 2018 Noms start January 10

Re-nominate daily until January 25!

Yes, it’s time once again to nominate the best local bands, players, albums, venues, engineers and labels of the past year. This time around, nominations for Albuquerque’s reader-powered aural Olympics will be accepted daily through Jan. 24. The second round with high-scoring nominees runs Feb. 14 through 28. And the cherry atop the BOBM sundae is a live showcase of winners on Mar. 24. This thing was a blast last year, so let’s do it again!

Mask Up and Mark Your Calendar

You Have Until January 19 to Secure Tickets for Alibi Fetish Events’ Carnal Carnevale on January 20

The Carnal Carnevale is just around the corner, and we can't wait to bare it all for you. It will be a night of adults-only fun in a secret, downtown Albuquerque location. So mask up, and get ready or a night of kinky fun amid the doors of perception.

Nominations now open for Best of Burque 2018

Re-nominate daily until January 31!

As Weekly Alibi celebrates 25 years in ABQ, we’re shaking up our annual—and the original—Albuquerque Best Of contest with two rounds of voting. Vote early and often for your favorite Burque businesses, artists & more during BoB 2018 nominations. (You can renominate your faves daily to be sure they place on the final ballot.) Voting starts on Jan. 3 and ends Jan. 31. Vote local and support homegrown!

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Permanent Markers

Can I interest you in a tattoo?

Alibi Calendars Editor Megan Reneau asks, “Can I interest you in a tattoo?”

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The Road to Padilla’s

It’s paved with sauce and sustainability

August March gets serious about suburban culture in Burque en route to Padilla’s for an enchilada fix.

Food News

A computer chooses the Pantry for a top 10, a farmer strike leads to an avocado shortage, Pepsi wants to lower the calories in its drinks, a local non-profit redefines food donations, take a class and become a master gardener and Mogu Mogu opens this week.

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Newsbreak

Joshua Lee takes a break from his weekly tour of local dispensaries to bring you this month’s cannabis news.

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Council Discusses Garbage, Naloxone and Stop Lights

Debate on more ART stops also featured

The Albuquerque City Council debates the Edith Transfer Station, the use of Narcan by APD and one more bus stop for ART among other agenda items highlighted during a lengthy meeting this past week.

Newscity

In this week’s Newscity: a hung jury in the trial of Sandy and Perez, an upcoming mill levy designed to support standards at UNMH and a celebration for El Cabo Wind Farm.

Odds & Ends

Funny because someone else is kidnapped while wearing a Pokémon onesie.

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Long Way North

Old-fashioned adventure yarn is an animated delight

The old-fashioned adventure yarn, Long Way North, is an animated delight, writes Alibi film critic Devin O’Leary.

Reel World

Artful Life reveals the Migration Experience, 48 Hour short shockers and rock climbing docs are screened, learn to Be Your Own Hollywood and SFIFF continues.

End Times

“Aftermath” on Syfy

There is a new end of the world series on Syfy; it’s called “Aftermath.”

Week in Sloth

This week in sloth: a revisioning of Rocky Horror, a new sitcom featuring comedienne Nicole Byer, a documentary about rats and game one of the World Series … whatever that is.

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For You, Who’ve Been Traveling So Long

Four concerts that would still be alright

Invoking the spirit of the rocanrol as well as that of his former dog, August March discusses this week’s concert choices in the Duke City.

Alibi V.25 No.41 • Oct 13-19, 2016

The Good Earth

Taking in a fraction of New Mexico's orchard bounty

Maggie Grimason pays a harvest time visit to Hays Honey & Apple Farm and Costanza Orchard.

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Newscity

Three teens cited while wearing clown masks, free pit bull training classes and an amendment to the state constitution goes up for vote.

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Reel World

Here’s news about the Tale Writers Screenwriting Conference and the Santa Fe Independent Film Festival.

Setting a President

“Graves” on Epix

Iconic screen actor Nick Nolte stars in “Graves,” as the titular Richard Graves, a former American president on the edge of a life-changing crisis.

Week in Sloth

On teevee this week, the mysterious sci-fi of “Falling Water,” Billy Bob Thornton plays a burned out lawyer, Pumpkin Pie Wars and the infamous “Treehouse of Horror XXXVII.”

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How To Oscillate Wildly

Return of the Oscillation Festival

August March chats with Oscillation 2016 prime movers Brian Botkiller and Kenneth Cornell.

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Food News

The Power of Peanut Butter

The Cheesecake Factory donates peanut butter, grocery prices drop, kids vote on their school lunch menu, four local breweries take home medals from the Great American Beer Festival and learn how to make your own cheese.

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Seriously Bad Vibes, Man

Fruit of the Earth Organics and hippy haters

Joshua Lee takes medical cannabis patients on a weekly tour of local dispensaries. This week he visits Fruit of the Earth Organics.

Alibi V.25 No.40 • Oct 6-12, 2016

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Sonic Reducer

Resident record reviewer Geoffrey Plant returns to reiterate rock’s relevance.

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Keep 'Em Guessing

The secrets of Cannaceutics, Inc.

Joshua Lee takes medical cannabis patients on a weekly tour of local dispensaries. This week he visits Cannaceutics, Inc.

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Vote!

Please do your duty, citizens

Please vote and vote wisely this year.

Newscity

Three crime bills pass during a special legislative session, second day of Balloon Fiesta sees two crashes and Clinton leads the polls in N.M.

Odds & Ends

Funny because getting bit on the penis by a spider happens twice to someone else.

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Reel World

The Southwest Gay & Lesbian Film Festival returns to the Guild Cinema, Oct. 7-16.

Robot Reboot

“Westworld” on HBO

The new version of Westworld explores ideas with “depth, breadth and some sneaky philosophical smarts.”

Week in Sloth

This week viddy the iHeartRadio Festival, Halloween Wars, The Second Presidential Debate, “Supergirl” and “That Awkward Game Show” amongst other horrorshow teevee happenings.

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Fight Club 2

Chuck Palahniuk presents the next installation of Sebastian’s story.

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Food News

Lobo Love

Lobos donate hundreds of pounds of food, the West Side gets more entertaining, Ruby Tuesday expands into N.M., a profile of Boxcar Farms, a cookbook for hunters and 50 fall recipes.