Music


V.26 No.23 | 6/8/2017

Aural Fixation

A Beginning in an Ending

A Lot Like Birds recovers from loss

A Lot Like Birds' new album is for the brokenhearted looking for some hope.
V.26 No.22 | 6/1/2017

Aural Fixation

Gorillaz as Humanz

Return of the PoMo primates

Humanz is a remarkably danceable record. It’s well suited to your house party but with a discourse of danger and disappointment extending across the album’s entire tracklist.
V.26 No.21 | 5/25/2017
Howard Wulkan

Aural Fixation

Wizard of Wulkan

Local sound engineer rocks sustainability

Howard Wulkan, longtime artist and recording engineer, saw Albuquerque and its surrounding environment as a perfect solution to a life fraught with the stresses and dangers of living in the big city.
V.26 No.20 | 5/18/2017
Brian Wilson
Brian Bowen Smith

Music Interview

We Still Believe in Brian

As long as there are stars above us

Weekly Alibi chats with Brian Wilson about Pet Sounds in the past and the present.
V.26 No.17 | 4/27/2017
X
Frank Gargani

Music Interview

Listen to Ghosts in the Other Room

The world’s a mess, it’s in her kiss

August March talks to Exene of X about touring in a van in one's sixties, multi-generational punk families and buying local.
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V.26 No.15 | 4/13/2017

Aural Fixation

Going for Golec

Easter concert a benefit

Go to the First Annual Psychedelic Easter to combine psychic forces and send some Positive Mental Attitude in Daniel Golec's direction.
V.26 No.13 | 3/30/2017
Jenna Dunlap
Amanda Kirk

Music Interview

Jenna’s Life in Music

Singer-songwriter joins local community

Local singer-songwriter Jenna Dunlap discusses her new album, her song-writing process and her favorite new folk-rock bands with August March
Lynette Cerezo of Bestial Lips
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Aural Fixation

Bestial Mouths Beckon

Cerezo’s dark vision shines

August March chats with Lynette Cerezo of Bestial Mouths.
V.26 No.12 | 03/23/2017

Music Review

Ellis Paul - Preview

Ellis Paul Returns

Music Preview: Ellis Paul
V.26 No.12 | 3/23/2017
Delphia
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Music Interview

Delphia is Here, Now

The eternal return as reincarnation

Delphia chats with August March about music and marching forward.
V.26 No.11 | 3/16/2017
Cali Shaw
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Aural Fixation

Cali Shaw and KC

Local singer-songwriter folks out

Alibi folk music correspondent Doug Cohen catches up with Cali Shaw.
V.26 No.9 | 3/2/2017
James Mercer of The Shins
Nikki Fenix

Music Interview

The New Slang is Still Rocanrol

In an interstellar burst Shins are back to save the universe

August March discusses pop reality with Shins’ frontman James Mercer.
V.26 No.7 | 02/16/2017

Event Horizon

Party Like it's the End of the World

Friday, Feb 24: Aliento: Carnaval 2017

[ Thu Feb 23 2017 12:00 PM ]
The musical group PANdemonium takes participants on a journey through the Carnaval traditions of Cuba, Trinidad, Brazil and New Orleans.
V.26 No.8 | 2/23/2017
Dillon Cullinan
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Aural Fixation

Portrait of the Artist

Cullinan as a Young Rocker

Dillon Cullinan hates the name of his band. Luckily, no matter what he calls his sonic project, the music totally fucking rocks.