Gus Pedrotty—Gus, as he likes to be known—stopped by Alibi Headquarters to discuss a bid for mayor that began as idealistic—and some would say unlikely—but has since been transformed into one of the more vital and remarkable candidacies that have passed through this high desert city in ages.
Hey hipster, think you have what it takes to grow your own? Before you grab your favorite hoe, let Holly von Winckel walk you through the pros and cons.
Guests of the N.M. Pride Celebration join Weekly Alibi to party
We would like to thank everyone who visited our booth at the Albuquerque Pride Celebration and the wonderful folx running the beautiful event.
Recorded Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Archived video of the DukesUp!/New Mexico Political Report/Weekly Alibi Mayoral Forum co-production.
Paul Lusk’s eco-savvy estate
In Albuquerque’s South Valley, an eco-guru is building a monument to sustainability.
A long-term drought shakes up the insect world, here’s how to deal with it.
New Mexico’s drought brings grasshoppers and other crawly fauna into our fair city. The Bugman explains how we can deal with them.
Whether you’re craving a folk-punk fest, Berliner electro-pop, venomous sludge or glo-fi, Four Up has you covered. Now with A/V!
This week we listened to new and forthcoming releases from Lil B, Total Control and Led Zeppelin. Now with A/V!
Wherein August March traces the history of subcultural footwear in preview of the Vans Warped Tour.
Spinn’s Burgers and Beer
Ty Bannerman discovers that his old dial-up internet company is now serving burgers. Good ones!
A beery Bloomsday
Beery poet Hosho McCreesh takes on James Joyce, a local brew and a butt sandwich in honor of Bloomsday.
The problem with making your voice heard at City Hall
Wherein Alibi Managing Editor Samantha Anne Carrillo considers APD brutality, the arrest of protesters and inaction by City officials.
From béisbol to APD, test your knowledge of last week’s New Mexico news with the Alibi pop quiz.
From Canada to Alabama, it’s funny because it happened to someone else.
An interview with The Signal director William Eubank
With the sci-fi mindbender The Signal hitting theaters this Friday, we chat with director William Eubank about shooting the film right here in New Mexico.
Broadway Cultural Center hosts Maria the Korean Bride, author Joe R. Lansdale introduces Cold in July, Geeks Who Drink go to Westeros, “Doctor Who” comes to movie theaters.
“Crossbones” on NBC
John Malkovich steals the show as pirate king Blackbeard in NBC’s crazy “Crossbones.”
Get nostalgic with “I Love the 2000s,” wave bye-bye to “True Blood” and watch Jane Fonda get an “AFI Lifetime Achievement Award.”
The Lomas On-site Listening Station
Ghostly transmissions along Lomas Boulevard reflect Burque back on itself.
Whether you’ve a hankering for summery sci-fi or the history of food, two New Mexico authors deliver.
SHEBANG! offers an arts celebration 35 years in the making. And while you’re in Santa Fe, catch a couple other fantastic exhibits.
Movie nerds, the sixth edition of David Thomson’s seminal biographical dictionary will give you plenty to chew on and argue over.
Whether you’re craving old-school rock and roll, Americana, dark and twisty post-punk psych-rock or an “overdriventape-hissnoisewall-landscape,” Four Up has you covered. Now with A/V!
Or, a hipster’s introduction to Albuquerque’s other favorite sport
Ari LeVaux takes us inside the octagon.
Which local fighters should you root for in the UFC?
From invasive species to culinary battery, test your knowledge of last week’s New Mexico news with the Alibi pop quiz.
From England to Alabama, it’s funny because it happened to someone else.
Wherein the readers write about dearly departed Alibi alum Michael Henningsen and the importance of the Democratic gubernatorial candidate outcome in the primary election.
Digital projects bridge geographies, cultures and media
Digital Latin America brings together museum exhibitions, talks, community programs and, best of all, a Downtown block party.
Flamenco’s “tremendous sensitivity” once again shines at the 27th annual Festival Flamenco Internacional de Albuquerque.
Pete, Drinker of Blood might not be Scott S. Phillips’ most recent hilarious novel, but it’s the one we had.
Artistic documentary illustrates the life and work of Hunter S. Thompson collaborator Ralph Steadman
Johnny Depp interviews Hunter S. Thompson collaborator Ralph Steadman in an artistic new documentary.
Bernalillo County schedules a summer of movies in the park, Joe R. Landsdale brings Cold in July to Santa Fe and Albuquerque, girls’ education doc plays the Peace and Justice Center.
“The Night Shift” on NBC
NBC’s new doctor drama “The Night Shift” takes the environmentally friendly route, recycling old TV cliches for summer viewing.
The NBA Finals start, Michael Palin goes to Brazil, and the Tony Awards go head-to-head with Miss USA.
Wherein August March revisits New Mexico music history in preview of Chamber Music Albuquerque’s June Festival.
This week we listened to new releases from Ben Frost, Röyksopp feat. Robyn and Sleaford Mods. Now with A/V!
The Shop scores a home run
Ty Bannerman reviews one of Nob Hill’s newest cafés and exhausts his baseball metaphors.
Nora Hickey dishes out the latest Burque food and restaurant happenings.
A new monument honors LGBT veterans
Ty Bannerman bears witness to a monument honoring LGBT veterans and “all who served in silence.”
Albuquerque's oldest LGBT club is still going strong
Step behind the intimidating door and check out the warm, welcoming atmosphere of Albuquerque’s own “gay ‘Cheers.’”
It’s time to come out, speak up, and party all night long with this handy guide to Albuquerque Pride’s hottest events.
The Second Annual Albuquerque Film and Media Experience
The Albuquerque Film and Media Experience returns with concerts, plays, panel discussions, intimate conversations, comedy shows, parties and the occasional film screening.
A look at this week’s film happenings around New Mexico finds the Film and Media Conference getting underway, the Sky City Cultural Center going silent and Filmstock New Mexico on the hunt for short submissions.
The lowdown on download
With the broadcast TV season at an end, what new shows can we look forward to this summer? They’re out there, but they may not be on TV. Wha?
Flipping around the TV dial (do TV’s still have dials?) this week we find John Malkovich dressing up as a pirate in “Crossbones,” ABC asking you to “Bet on Your Baby” and something called “Ice Holes.”
From pinup pageants to film to concerts to car shows, August March reports on the second annual Rockabilly on the Route festival in Tucumcari, N.M.
Captain America braves an intimate practice session (replete with whiskey and birthday cake) to deliver the lowdown on what may be Mother Death Queen’s final concert.
In this week’s all-U.K. Sonic Reducer, we review new albums by Coldplay, Led Bib and Plaid. Now with A/V!
Both parties gear up for November’s battle royale
Candidates from both parties have opened their pocketbooks to get your vote—the race is on!
From MOOCs to educators’ fiery protest to politics, test your New Mexico news savvy with our weekly pop quiz.
From New Zealand to New York, it’s funny because it happened to someone else.
Wherein the readers write about legalizing/decriminalizing marijuana and bringing equity to the primaries.
Albuquerque artsworld wonders get their due in Culture Shock, from a poetic convergence to that pony you’ve always wanted.
The Bible: The Complete Word of God (abridged), Sticky Rice and An Operatic Trilogy For Families present theatergoers with a slew of entertainment options.
Gorgeous painted illustrations and a translation rendered in authentic New Mexico Spanish enrich this myth-like tale from Rudolfo Anaya.
J'accuse! The Dreyfus Affair gets a thrilling treatment in Robert Harris’ latest spy-riffic historical novel.
Wasabi Japanese Cuisine
It may be the sushi that gets you in the door, but it’s the pork belly that will keep you coming back.
It’s not quite in full swing, but market season has begun
It’s early yet, but the growers market season has begun.