Music


V.27 No.12 | 3/22/2018
Prism Bitch
Courtesy of the artist

Best of Burque Music 2018 Editor's Choice

BOBM Editor’s Choice 2018

Listening to Radio Free August March

Given the cray but verifiable directionality of this year’s Best of Burque Music Reader’s poll, August March found his agency and authority of Music Editor was an important addition to the dialogue that commences with the announcement of winners.
V.27 No.11 | 3/15/2018

Sonic Reducer

A Hawk And A Hacksaw Forest Bathing · K. Dutch Always Home · Zealous Grooves Reason In Ruin

We review new releases by A Hawk And A Hacksaw, K. Dutch and Zealous Grooves.
V.27 No.10 | 3/8/2018
We review new releases by Anna Mall, Verhalten and Daniel Montoya.
V.27 No.9 | 3/1/2018

Sonic Reducer

Levi The Poet Cataracts · Meredith Wilder Los Pandos · Ethan Reece Wayward Journey

We review new local records by Ethan Reece, Meredith Wilder and Levi The Poet.
V.27 No.8 | 2/22/2018
Steve Aoki
Brian Ziff

Music Interview

It Takes a Kolony

Aoki’s present is our future

We interview Steve Aoki about postmodern music and pop music’s cultural cachet.

Sonic Reducer

Noctua Starlight Hysteria · The Timewreckers Bitchin'! · saturner beam me up satan

The Timewreckers are Bitchin’, but so is prog rock and being beamed up by Satan.
V.27 No.7 | 2/15/2018

Sonic Reducer

Black Unicorn Black Unicorn EP · Terrible Tumors Instert/head · Diles Alma II

In this week’s exclusive look at local releases, A. March takes a ride on special type of horse, inserts his head where he probably shouldn’t and likens Diles to soul.
V.27 No.6 | 2/8/2018
Anthrax
Courtesy of Anthrax

Music Interview

All Anthrax, All The Time

Scott Ian lives and breathes metal

August March laughs it up and rocks out with Scott Ian of Anthrax!
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Music Magnified

Anthrax Rocks Albuquerque

High-Lights from Killthrax 2018

Sunday night’s sold-out appearance by metal giants Anthrax—who were reintroduced to this Burque audience by Mayor Tim Keller—was one of the deffest shows to traipse through this town in a while.

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V.27 No.5 | 2/1/2018

Sonic Reducer

leehoward Children of the Universe · Crushed!? Sins of the Father · Dios Muerto The Crow

Our intrepid reviewer listens to new works by Dios Muerto, Leehoward and Crushed!?
V.27 No.4 | 1/25/2018
Local rapper Vez
Courtesy of the artist

Music Editorial

2br02b

Hip-hop culture, Burque Style

I dig hip-hop. I spent 20 years coming to this conclusion. You all can thank an actor and writer from right here in Burque—who goes by the moniker MistaBill—for getting me hooked up with hip-hop nation in the nineties.

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Sonic Reducer

Bill Palmer A Whisper In The Trees · Jeremy Barnes Spring '17 Live In Satan's Finger · Lawrse Companion Radio, Vol I: Extrovert

Your favorite cloudy record reviewer takes hits from new offerings by Bill Palmer, Jeremy Barnes and Lawrse.
V.27 No.2 | 1/11/2018
Manu Sandoval, Drew Mitchell and Zach Spalsbury
Eric Williams Photography

Music Interview

Future is Now

Maple Street makes music matter

The tradition of in-tune local studios continues with Maple Street Records.

Sonic Reducer

Self Reflecting Pattern SRP_EP · ViLLSVIN Webdriver Torso · Laputa EP

August March likes local records so much that he made una columna about them! This week, more electro plus some hip-hop.