DJ, DIY promoter and music writer Derek Caterwaul joins live music fanatic Mike Smith in providing Alibi readers with 505 music scene reportage. Between these two cats, our readers are getting the best that Albuquerque music journalism has to offer. Read all about it in the inaugural mega-installment of MAXIMUMCATERWAUL. Scope related A/V below.
This week's Music to Your Ears delivers the 411 on the Mod-i-Gras Ball, a Fishbone concert and a strange recital featuring Jagjaguwar-signed act The Lord Dog Bird and witchy psych-folk chanteuse Caethua. Check out representative A/V below. Blackbird Buvette • The Mod-i-Gras Ball • DJs Bea, Cassyle and Mello • Sat Feb 2 • 10 pm • FREE • 21+ • blackbirdbuvette.com
Update: According to Alibi Music Editor Emeritus Jessica Cassyle Carr, aka DJ Cassyle, there was a scheduling mix-up and the Mod-i-Gras Ball ain't gonna happen. But you can still listen to songs like this one, while slow-dancing with a loved one or broom.