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 V.15 No.7 | February 16 - 22, 2006 
Spotlight: When I Say Wonder, You Say Bunzz! Wonder! Bunzz!
Caleb Crump, host of "The Caleb Crump Show," is a fixture of local late-night network television. Here, we give you a tiny peep into the world of star wipes, shout-outs and "Wonder Bunzz."
News Interview
Our governor, Big Bill Richardson, recently brought his entourage to our offices for an interview, where he talked about topics from New Mexico's film industry to going up against the feds.
First Taste
If you're wondering what's going on inside the new construction at Central and Third Street, Laura Marrich is here to take you on a lexical tour throught what might soon be Albuquerque's most dashing new establishment.
Video Review
Who can now enjoy "copious amounts of sex and violence" without having to adjust the tracking? You can! It's all thanks to the DVD release of juvenile delinquency film Class of 1984, in which hard-core no-goodnicks terrorize an idealistic teacher. Video Nasty, indeed.
The Heartbeat of Africa
Amy Dalness provides an in-depth look into Albuquerque's vibrant African dance community. Find out where you can partake in this eclectic, amazing and addictive art form yourself.
Gallery Review: Some Assembly Required
The Structure of Dreams, a showcase of Gary Wellman's sculptures at Nob Hill's Exhibit/208, has Steven Robert Allen writing in flowery New Age prose. Naw, I'm just playin'. This is our grittiest gallery review ever!

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Circle in the Trees

Tomorrow YOU will play Sister (407 Central NW). Not necessarily the person reading this preview—although that's certainly possible—YOU is actually a chunky, four-piece outfit from Albuquerque that combines psych influences with blues-inflected rock stylings that are guaranteed to have you alternatively grooving along, reflecting dreamily or yearning for release.

This show at Sister is an album release party, celebrating the outfit’s latest, Ambivalence. This new work is infused with a sound that effectively transits the uncanny valley. The fourth track on Ambivalence, “Young Witch Eternal Gliss,” is a potent psychedelic anodyne, while tunes like “Saturday Night” prove the group can handle bluesy rock with serious aplomb. Baton Rouge, La.-based band Moon Honey—recently produced by Deerhoof—are touring with YOU; As In We and DJ Caterwaul start the evening off with their own brands of sonic intensity. Tickets for this 21-and-up cosmic exhibition are only five silver talents, and the metaphorical curtain rises around 9pm. You should be there. Or be square. Sister • Thu Apr 24 • 9pm • $5 • 21+ • View on Alibi calendar

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The Art of Rabble-Rousing: Reception for WE HONOR

Believers in the power-cum-responsibility of art to change lives, attitudes and public policy, take heart—an exhibit opening tomorrow, wears its ideological zeal on its sleeve. With an impressive range of artists and artistic collectives whose work amplifies public awareness, WE HONOR: The Art of Activism promotes ecological reverence and justice for indigenous peoples. It’s hosted by Honor the Earth and Honor the Treaties, two Native-led activist organizations that invest in and benefit from connections to the art community.

Eminent environmentalist, author and two-time Green-Party vice-presidential candidate Winona Laduke speaks at the opening from 6 to 7pm. Contributing artists include Shepard Fairey, recognized for his iconic red-and-blue Barack Obama “Hope” poster; Gregg Deal, a member of the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe best known for “The Last American Indian On Earth,” a performance piece in which he explodes racial stereotypes by embodying them in mundane settings like grocery stores, shopping malls and restaurants; and Nani Chacon, the local muralist behind the magnificent “She Taught Us to Weave” in Wells Park and co-curator of this exhibit with Kim Smith. Traditional foods will be served during the free opening reception, which starts at 5pm. Everything happens at Warehouse 508 (508 First Street NW); see bit.ly/wehonor for more info. Warehouse 508 • Thu Apr 24 • 5-8pm • FREE • View on Alibi calendar

news

The Daily Word in King Arthur's parliamentary run

The Daily Word

Good morning, it's Wednesday, April 23, 2014

and some jerk robbed my bank yesterday,

a UNM football player has been charged with rape and kidnapping,

and APD would like to point out that they "worked hard" to not shoot and kill a man who was upset that APD had shot and killed his fiancé.

Meanwhile,

the US Supreme Court upheld a ban on affirmative action in college admissions,

people who like bad movies and talking robots are buzzing with rumors that MST3K may return,

the New York post revealed that creepy R&B singer R. Kelly has been paying millions of dollars out to "dozens" of women who have accused him of being creepy over the last decade,

and King Arthur, the Raised Druid King of Britain, plans to run for parliament.

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