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V.26 No.42 | 10/19/2017
Billy Howerdel of A Perfect Circle
Jenny Jimenez

Music Interview

A Perfect Circle of Acquaintances and Friends

Billy Howerdel converses with August March

Weekly Alibi chats with Billy Howerdel of A Perfect Circle about their upcoming album and each person's role in making it.
Shawn Weed
Daniel Maldonado

Food Interview

The Acre Brings Accessible Farm-to-Table Food to Albuquerque

Shawn Weed makes vegetarian comfort food for everyone—not just vegetarians

While I’m a big fan of the farm-to-table trend and the environmental sustainability that it stands for, I’m less thrilled about the pretensions and price tags that tend to come along with it. Which is why it was so refreshing to talk with Shawn Weed, the chef and restaurateur who has a vision for accessible farm-to-table food at his new restaurant The Acre, opening Nov. 10 in the Northeast Heights.
V.26 No.41 | 10/12/2017
Mastodon
Jimmy Hubbard

Music Interview

The Drummer as Mastodon

Brann Dailor on music and life

August March chats with Brann Dailor of Mastodon about prog rock, metal and the narrative that has begun to fill up the band’s oeuvre.
V.26 No.40 | 10/5/2017

Food Interview

Red Rock Roasters’ New Tasting Room Offers Expert Coffee Classes

The master roasters teach you how to make your cup of joe the best it can be

At Red Rock Roasters' new, renovated tasting room, Coffee Director Rachel Langer aims to not only teach you how to make your daily cup (or three) taste better, but to demystify some coffee trends while sharing tried-and-true methods so you’ll get the most from your morning cup of joe.
V.26 No.38 | 9/21/2017

Feature Interview

A Thinning of the Veil

Discovering Burque’s Pagan community

Weekly Alibi spoke with two locals, both involved in putting on the upcoming Pagan Pride Day, about one of the spiritual paths most closely aligned with the changing of the seasons.
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Author Interview

Staycations

Writer’s work provides a roadmap to New Mexico

Eco-Travel New Mexico offers advice that responsible travelers need to plan a trip which conserves the environment and improves the welfare of local people.
V.26 No.37 | 9/14/2017
Jazmin Coronel and her twin sister Yazmin Irazoqui Ruiz
August March

News Interview

Two Dreamers, One Vision

Local DACA participants excel

Weekly Alibi sat down with two Dreamers to find out more about them, their program and ultimately their place in this great melting pot nation.
Wake Self
Courtesy of the artist

Music Interview

Sleepers, Awake!

A conversation with Wake Self

Weekly Alibi chats with Wake Self about the expanding hip-hop scene, America's short attention span, teaching and gender inequality.
V.26 No.35 | 8/31/2017
Susan Wheeler-Deichsel
Courtesy Susan4ABQ.com

News Interview

Talking with Susan Wheeler-Deichsel

Mayoral candidate is compassionate, ready to lead

Mayoral candidate Susan Wheeler-Deichsel says poverty is behind many of our problems.
John Dwyer of Oh Sees
Mini Van Photography

Music Interview

¡Oh, Si, It’s Them Oh Sees!

Dwyer’s evolving rock ritual

Ahead of his appearance at Sister as something multi-limbed, multifaceted and multi-named, John Dwyer chatted with Weekly Alibi.
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V.26 No.31 | 8/3/2017
Maggie Hart Stebbins
Carolyn Carlson

News Interview

A Conversation with Maggie Hart Stebbins

County commissioner seeks progress

Weekly Alibi had coffee with Bernalillo County Commissioner Maggie Hart Stebbins to chat a bit about how things are going over at the county side of our local government.
Constant Harmony
Israel Summon

Music Interview

With Harmony

Local trio constantly rocks out

Weekly Alibi chats with the formidable multi-instrumentalists of Constant Harmony.
photo
Eden Lai

Art Preview

From the Darkroom to the Light

Latent Image Collective's Ongoing Conversation

In photography the latent image is one that has yet to be developed on the film strip. The image is registered with light; it just hasn't been called forth yet. It is this process of development that inspired the start of Latent Image Collective.
V.26 No.29 | 7/20/2017
Isaac De Luna and Gabriela Hernandez
Photo by August March

20 Questions

More Immigration, Please

We’re here to stay, say Dreamers

Weekly Alibi chats with two successful, politically aware Dreamers who are still looking toward the future despite the uncertainty of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) order.
V.26 No.28 | 7/13/2017
REIGHNBEAU
Jen Meller

Music Interview

Taste the REIGHNBEAU!

Hample’s work manipulates sound and emotion

Weekly Alibi talks with Bryce Hample about REIGHNBEAU, combining visual and auditory, and the Albuquerque music scene.