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 Jul 17 - 23, 2008 
Albuquerque's theater scene is bustling, but there could be more folks taking advantage of it. The Albuquerque Theatre Guild is out to put butts in seats.
NEWS/OPINION
Residents sue the city over a BMX stadium in their backyard. A look at Albuquerque's green-collar sector, and the EPA isn't concerned about silica in Rio Rancho's groundwater.
MUSIC
You can't turn a musical corner without running into the influence of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and New Mexico Jazz Festival performer Allen Toussaint. Plus, the mad Hungarian-fronted Zoltán Orkestar releases a new CD. And Unit 7 Drain's LoveCraft captures lightning in a bottle—again.
FOOD
Learn to harness the power of "the spice of angels" known as fennel pollen. Plus, a triple scoop of local ice cream parlors.
FILM & TV
Hellboy II: The Golden Army is one of those rare occasions where the sequel outperforms the original. And Constantine's Sword looks at the marginalization, oppression and death a merged church and state produces.
ARTS/LIT
Inception at SCA Contemporary Art lets artists make their mark. Plus, Salman Rushdie's magical and engrossing new novel, The Enchantress of Florence.

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Music

Albuquerque Blues & Brews happening this Sunday!

What's better than sampling craft beers and getting down with some butt-kicking blues bands on a three-day weekend? Nothing! See local acts on three stages including Alex Maryol while you sip suds of all varieties at the Sandia Resort & Casino. Enjoy games, raffles and prize drawings.

This event is 21 and over. Click here for more info and to purchase tickets. Prost!

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Alibi Picks

Hell's Cellos: Apocalyptica at Sunshine

See the metallic, symphonic band play live at Sunshine Theater.

news

The Daily Word in sumo wrestling, salmonella, Santolina and Sun Ra

The Daily Word

Barclays plans to build Santolina: an entirely new city just outside Albuquerque.

40,000 bees were found under this woman’s bedroom floor.

See a bee grow up in 60 seconds.

Italy warns consumers of a Prosecco shortage.

A salmonella outbreak in the US linked to sushi tuna has sickened more thank 50 people.

An adult dating site was hacked, publicly revealing its users’ kinky turn-ons.

Judge Judy delivered the commencement speech at Shiprock High.

Here’s a glimpse into the life of a sumo wrestler.

These portly cats and dogs are participating in a pet slimming contest.

Herman Blount, AKA Sun Ra was born on this day in 1914, supposedly on the planet Saturn. Space is the Place!

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