Weekly Alibi
 May 10 - 16, 2012 
Everybody knows that it's cooler in the mountains. The Alibi's 2012 Summer Guide leads the way up to the higher points in New Mexico.
NEWS/OPINION
During her time in office, pioneering state legislator Danice Picraux lobbied for abortion rights and made domestic violence a crime for the first time in the state’s history.
MUSIC
Eliot Michael's Rumble Seat Music showroom, located on Central Ave. in Albuquerque's Upper Nob Hill neighborhood, contains a collection of the most hotly coveted vintage instruments, gear and motorcycles in the world.
FOOD
The IVB Canteen, part of the ever-expanding Il Vicino empire, offers not pizza in a hip neighborhood, but fresh-brewed beer, sandwiches and live music in what is usually an industrial zone.
FILM & TV
U.K. director Lynne Ramsay takes the evil children genre in an arty, esoteric direction with her darkly unnerving but deeply flawed domestic nightmare We Need To Talk About Kevin.
ARTS/LIT
UNM area mainstay Casa de Piñatas creates those vibrant, beautiful, confection-filled papier-mâché vessels designed to be smashed to pieces with a broom handle.
FREE WILL ASTROLOGY

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