Alibi V.21 No.17 • April 26-May 2, 2012
Feature MC Lakota Jonez Raps on Hip-Hop’s Glass Ceiling While she grew up listening to all kinds of music, Lakota Jonez says hip-hop always gripped her more than any other genre. “Probably because I have so much to say. With all other types of music, the songs have, like, eight bars,” she says. “With hip-hop, there are 16 bars, so I can say a lot in one song.” Jonez is of Mohawk, Lakota and Cherokee descent, and she’s from a politically active family. She says her ancestry and upbringing infuse her work—but perhaps not overtly. Kids Big Bubble Circus Friday, June 22: 10:30-11:30am Ernie Pyle Library
Jim Jackson brings a hilarious mix of circus magic and buffoonery with soap bubbles in every size and form.
Photo by Eric Tillinghast Art Þyngdarljóð: Gravity's Poetry Friday, June 22: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
A series of photographs of Icelandic waterfalls by Eric Tillinghast. Each waterfall is displayed in a light box containing internal mechanics that generate light and sound to simulate surging water.
Food Vintage Albuquerque Wine and Food Fiesta Friday, June 22: 6-2pm Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Organic Farm
A collection of colorful events over four days, with dinners, seminars, galas, auctions, tastings and more, benefiting kids. Runs through 6/24.
Learn Short Story-A-Thon Friday, June 22: 7-9pm Fatpipe
Do all the hard work of creating a short story, including editing and submit it to Kindle.
Stage Magic FX Friday, June 22: 7-8:30pm South Broadway Cultural Center
Stunningly beautiful and amazing magic by grand illusionist Michael St. Lyon as well as the magic of laughter with comedy magician Jake Wickid.
Kids Roust the House Teen Performance Night Friday, June 22: 7:30-9:30pm Outpost Performance Space
Local teen bands and soloists, from punk rock to classical piano, to singer-songwriters, hip-hoppers, spoken word artists and more bring it all to the stage.
Film Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Friday, June 22: 8:20-10pm Raymond G. Sanchez Community Center
Enjoy the free film as a family. Bring blankets, lawn chairs and enjoy food trucks on site.
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