Join the collection of local citizens who may still know what rocanrol sounds like when the opening salvos of the Hanta Tour hit Launchpad (618 Central SW) on Friday, Sept. 30. Here, thanks to Burque bands Hanta, Econarchy and Black Maria, the sounds of the Devil's tuneage will fill the house, will explode loudly—and with all the raucous, pent-up energy of a summer spent looking lovingly down the neck of a Fender Stratocaster while waiting to get your amp fixed. Or something like that.
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As Ludwig von Beethoven once said, “Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.” Those words still carry weight, even now: a thousand years later. And you'll find no better example than the incomparable Alan Jackson, whose voice and countenance rival those of the gods, as though he were hewn from the heart of the sun itself. His honky tonk tunes are swords of righteous terror and beauty which melt the eardrums… [ more >> ]
So Chrome Sparks apparently has a few hours open in his schedule to visit ABQ—somewhere in between juggling his gajillion other projects and fulfilling his role as busiest spacey electro-pop composer on the planet. New Mexico seems like the perfect place for those wide-open, expansive tunes of his… [ more >> ]
Unique choreographic voices, points of views and movement styles from dancers Allie Hankins, Jacqueline Stewart, Jacqueline M. García, Lisa Nevada and Kelsey Paschich.
Taste authentic Greek cuisine, watch dancers streaming by in colorful costumes, enjoy browsing imported jewelry, gifts, foods and pastries, and tour the St. George Church.
Fact: Gentlemen don't prefer blondes and diamonds aren't a girl's best friend. Fact: My best friends are people and my favorite mineral is pyrite (aka fool's gold) which primarily forms as cuboid crystals (blocks!). Fact: Flava Flav should have a pyrite block instead of a clock. I digress. Find your favorite mineral, gemstone, fossil and learn all the facts about it… [ more >> ]
Expose yourself to southern European culture Sept. 30-Oct. 2 at the Grecian Festival, held at St. George Greek Orthodox Church from 11am-10pm on Friday and Saturday and 11am-5pm on Sunday. It's $5 general admission, $2 senior admission, and free to all active duty military, police, EMT personnel and kids 11 and under. So enjoy authentic Greek food, music and entertainment! And don't worry about parking… [ more >> ]