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Jenny Invert front man talks stamps, nothingness and silence

Jenny Invert (from left) August Johnson, Sam Miller, Eva Ave. and Sean Alkire.
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Jenny Invert (from left) August Johnson, Sam Miller, Eva Ave. and Sean Alkire.

We caught up with Jenny Invert’s Sam Miller this week in To Burque, With Love. The once-Burqueño band performs in its former stomping ground this weekend. Notorious lurker and original Invert member David “Poncho” Schripsema fills in for his Pacific Northwest counterpart, Eva Ave., at the gig. Listen to music from Jenny Invert and other performing acts below. Launchpad • Jenny Invert • Mr. Gnome • the Cherry Tempo • Bigawatt • Sat Nov 10 • 9:30 pm • $6 • 21+

Sam Miller - “You Need To Hear It”
Mr. Gnome - Softly Mad
the Cherry Tempo - ¡Gran Nuevo Fantastico!
Bigawatt - Bigawatt

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V.21 No.41 | 10/11/2012
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Restaurant Review

Zorba’s

A legend reincarnated

A nostalgic Ty Bannerman tries octopus for the first time at the two-year-old restaurant started by the former owners of Olympia Café.

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Webgame Wednesday: Ancient Greek Punishment

OK, so Ancient Greek Punishment is more of a conceptual joke than an actual game. Nonetheless, artist/programmer Pippin Barr has created a cheeky tribute to the tortures of the underworld done up in an old-school, Atari 2600 art style. Pick your character (Sisyphus? Tantalus? Prometheus?) and get to work. Follow the instructions and ... well, you'll get the picture pretty quickly. Keep in mind these minigames aren't quick. They take a long time to get through. Like all of eternity.

V.20 No.32 | 8/11/2011
Enough ingredients for two batches of baklava
Mina Yamashita

Mina's Dish

Food of the Gods

Baklava goes New Mexican

I fell in love with Greek food in my high school years in Detroit’s Greek Town. Among the recipes I’ve made my own is this one for baklavarich with butter, crispy layers of phyllo and sweet New Mexico honey. It’s one of my favorites. My friend Marissa Evans and I got on a baklava jag and, over two weeks, made piles of the stuff.

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V.19 No.25 | 6/24/2010
Zorba’s inside
Mina Yamashita

Mina's Dish

Familiar Faces in New Places

Zorba's Fine Greek Dining

Heights Village shopping center at Montgomery and Juan Tabo is getting an infusion of new energy. Zorba's Fine Greek Dining is in the space adjacent to Il Vicino and only steps away from Ben & Jerry's ice cream. Zorba's opened its doors only days before the newest Sunflower Market held its grand opening on June 1 in the space formerly anchored by Western Warehouse.

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Today's Events

The Art of the Short at Sol Acting Academy

A workshop for screenwriters with renowned New Mexico screenwriter and UNM professor Matthew McDuffie.

7th Annual Albuquerque Hopfest at Isleta Resort & Casino

Last Annual Gatas y Vatas: Syko Friend • Star Canyon • Anna Mall • TAHNZZ • Bigawatt and more at The Kosmos

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