V.22 No.20 | 5/16/2013
Aural Fixation Mixed Drink Tape Songs in the key of booze An obsessive-compulsive editor spent three days soaking in aural alcohol, and it resulted in a lush mixtape.
Feature The Cult of Homebrew It must cross every beer aficionado's mind at some point. Halfway into a pint of microbrewed ale, you savor and ruminate on the balance of malt and hops. “This is good,” you think. “But could I do it better?”
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Brew City Duchess of Ale Albuquerque’s oldest homebrew shop enters a new generation Michelle Trujillo proudly carries the torch for her father Victor, who started Victor’s Grape Arbor, Albuquerque’s first (and, for a long time, only) homebrew supply store.
Brew City Brewing it for Ourselves A short guide to the long history of American homebrew America has a long history with home brewing beer. The pilgrims did it in Plymouth because it was considered safer than the questionable water of their adopted home. George Washington and Thomas Jefferson made beer at Mount Vernon and Monticello respectively. Photo by Eric Tillinghast Art Þyngdarljóð: Gravity's Poetry Thursday, June 21: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
A series of photographs of Icelandic waterfalls by Eric Tillinghast. Each waterfall is displayed in a light box containing internal mechanics that generate light and sound to simulate surging water.
Kids Face Masks for Teens Thursday, June 21: 2-3:30pm Juan Tabo Public Library
Using plaster bandages and their own faces, teens create and decorate masks to bring out their inner rock star. For ages 13 to 17. Registration required.
Kids Big Bubble Circus Thursday, June 21: 2:30-3:30pm Cherry Hills Library
Jim Jackson brings a hilarious mix of circus magic and buffoonery with soap bubbles in every size and form.
Comm Cowboy Days Music and Brews Nite Thursday, June 21: 5-9pm Wildlife West
An eclectic evening of music, beer, food, entertainment and contests celebrating the cowboy days of yesteryear.
Food Vintage Albuquerque Wine and Food Fiesta Thursday, June 21: 6-2pm Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Organic Farm
A collection of colorful events over four days, with dinners, seminars, galas, auctions, tastings and more, benefiting kids. Runs through 6/24.
Food Wine Dinner: Jose Pastor Selections Thursday, June 21: 7pm Farina Alto Pizzeria & Wine Bar
A four-course, wine-paired dinner, specially created by the executive chef in concert with the winemaker. Representatives of the winery are present to guide through each pairing.
Learn Short Story-A-Thon Friday, June 22: 7-9pm Fatpipe
Do all the hard work of creating a short story, including editing and submit it to Kindle.
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