V.21 No.43 | 10/25/2012
Julia Minamata juliaminamata.com Music Chance and community coalesce at band lotto fest Musicians Andy Lyman and Emma Crane stopped by the Alibi office to hip us to their band lottery and the resulting showcase. Twenty-seven musicians were fatefully appointed to seven bands: Broom, Butterfly Eggs, More-Door, Neandertallica, Night Snake, Super Republican Nude Beach and A Very Emma Crane Christmas Party. Learn more in Bands by Lottery . After the jump, scope out Fort Hobo drummer and Night Snake member Adrian Toto’s contribution to a trumped-up fest flyer war.
Julia Minamata juliaminamata.com Show Up! Bands by Lottery Anomalous fest embraces chance Emma Crane and Andy Lyman, organizers of Band Lottery: The Show(down), share the method of their madness and details on this weekend’s adventitious showcase. Comm 10th Annual Sustainability Expo Thursday, April 19: 10:30am-2:30pm UNM SUB Ballrooms
A vibrant array of growers' market, food trucks, educational events and live entertainment including demonstrations, music, bicycle auction and clothing swap.
Song & Dance Ukulele Celebration Thursday, April 19: 5-6:30pm Erna Fergusson Library
Celebrate the new ukulele collection launch party and check out a ukulele to take home or bring a ukulele and join in the jam.
Comm Explore Your Options Thursday, April 19: 6-8pm Santa Fe Community College
A free information session for prospective students and their families.
Kids Pajama Storytime Thursday, April 19: 6:30-8:30pm Taylor Ranch Library
Kids wear their PJs and enjoy stories, music and fun relaxing activities for young children.
Learn Hammersley Visiting Artist Lecture: Gina Beavers Thursday, April 19: 7pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Gina Beavers holds a public lecture to discuss her practice, influences, interests and her experience with work in the Albuquerque Museum permanent collection.
Art Making Africa Friday, April 20: 9am-5pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Browse the work over 100 artists and designers working in cities throughout Africa. Runs through 5/6.
Image via Pixabay Comm Earth Day Celebration Friday, April 20: 10am-2pm Tingley Beach
Discover different ocean habitats and how to protect them. Learn about why it is important to buy sustainable seafood. Also make a recycled craft to take home.