V.25 No.19 | 05/12/2016
By Renee Chavez [ Wed May 11 2016 4:29 PM ]
Masonry, fire magic, curses, oh my! Learn about (Alleged) Double Action candles.
V.25 No.12 | 03/24/2016
Friday, Apr 1: A Night of Magic with Francis Menotti: The Magician Who Stumped Penn and Teller
By Rini Grammer [ Wed Mar 30 2016 2:00 PM ]
The TEDxTalk magican performs.
V.25 No.4 | 01/28/2016
The Healing Tree
Margaret Cheasebro visits local bookstore
Press Release [ Tue Feb 2 2016 3:23 PM ]
Margaret Cheasebro talks about and signs her new book for young adults.
V.24 No.49 | 12/03/2015
ABQ Aerialist Collective via Facebook
Something in the Air
Friday, Dec 11: To Air Is Human
By Maggie Grimason [ Wed Dec 9 2015 2:00 PM ]
A show by the Albuquerque Aeriaist Collective about finding magic in each other's weirdness in spite of the mundane things in life.
V.24 No.48 | 11/26/2015
The Nutcracker Rocks On
Thursday, Dec 3: Nutcracker on the Rocks
By Maggie Grimason [ Wed Dec 2 2015 12:00 PM ]
Opening with Tchaikovsky, the classic tale is re-imagined with a production filled with rock and roll hits by the Velvet Underground, Aretha Franklin and more.
V.24 No.11 | 3/12/2015
courtesy of the artist
Whatever We Want, We Want It Now
With a bit of magic, please
By Lisa Barrow
Relationship expert Melanie Rubin offers a little magic with her medicine.
V.23 No.21 | 5/22/2014
The gods are crazy in Amos Tutuola’s The Palm-Wine Drinkard
By Ian Wolff [ Wed May 21 2014 4:08 PM ]
When Amos Tutuola’s The Palm-Wine Drinkard hit the Western literary scene in 1952, it must have seemed conjured from oblivion, totally alien and without precedent.
V.22 No.48 | 11/28/2013
Photo by Al Tuaris
More Than Hocus Pocus
Inventive performance tinkers with comedy and magic for all ages
By Shirl Sazynski
“Imaginator” Eric Buss builds bubble-wrap bikes and wows audiences with his zany brand of magic.
V.22 No.7 | 2/14/2013
Siring Superlative Sound
An electronic exchange with Sir Richard Bishop
By Samantha Anne Carrillo
We e-chatted with founding Sun City Girls member and guitar virtuoso Sir Richard Bishop in preparation for his V-Day gig with Om and Jeremy Barnes at Sister.
V.21 No.47 | 11/22/2012
Stage Magician of the Year talks beauty and mentalism
By Marisa Demarco
Former Possum Dixon frontman has spent the last decade as a magician. His old-school methods have brought him much acclaim.
V.20 No.41 | 10/13/2011
3 ... 2 ... 1 ... Hyperland
Cosmic synth pop act embarks upon its maiden voyage
By Samantha Anne Scott
Hyperland wants to take you on an intergalactic pleasure cruise. The Alibi was alerted to the synth pop duo's celestial plans via a colorful in-flight manual delivered to our music desk. The band releases its six-song EP on Tuesday, Oct. 18, but Burqueños can experience “Tomorrow, Today” at the band's live debut on Saturday.
V.20 No.37 |
The Daily Word in freed hikers, geniuses and suicide by rollercoaster
By Tom Nayder [ Wed Sep 21 2011 10:09 AM ]
Two years after accidentally hiking into Iran, Josh Fattal and Shan Bauer have been freed.
Is Troy Davis's scheduled execution America's worst miscarriages of justice?
Masked gunmen dump 35 dead bodies in the middle of a busy Boca Del Rio street.
Gary Johnson gets a spot in tomorrow's presidential debate.
Federal prosecutors call online poker site a global Ponzi scheme.
Republican leaders sent a letter to the Federal Reserve Chairman asking him to “resist further extraordinary intervention in the U.S. economy.”
A mother abducted her eight children in New York.
Personnel board votes to lay-off 27 state workers.
New questions in the deadly Reno air show crash.
Once again, I was not named a MacArthur Genius.
Here's a video flyover of the asteroid Vesta.
Facebook changed again last night.
Nobody wants a ginger baby.
Steven Colbert really really wants to broaden the tax base.
Most epic post-car accident interview ever.
This roller coaster is the future of suicide.
23 rejected covers of famous books.
I know you're lazy, but are you lazy enough for Forever Lazy?
I think this may be exciting news for fans of Magic: The Gathering.
If you're interested in getting some Venture Bros. action figures you should read this.
Gordon Ramsay gets another TV show.
This is awesome. And weird. But still awesome.
R.I.P. Tom Wilson, creator of Ziggy.
Fox is considering creating a 24-hour Simpsons channel.
Mike Tyson broke Steve-O's nose at the Charlie Sheen roast.
There have been some pretty terrible Star Wars video games, but was this one the worst?
This one is for fans of The Wire only.
V.20 No.6 |
Alibi Flickr Photo of the Day
By Tom Nayder [ Thu Feb 10 2011 2:54 PM ]
V.19 No.46 | 11/18/2010
PHOTO COURTESY OF DANNY COLE
Illusion, Manipulation and Sleight of Hand
The life of a magician’s assistant
By John Bear
Stacey Suarez never set out to be a magician’s assistant. It just kind of happened that way.
V.19 No.32 | 8/12/2010
Found on Santa Fe Craigslist: slightly used magical spell supplies
By Laura Marrich [ Tue Aug 10 2010 10:00 AM ]
This week in Santa Fe Craigslist shopping, the “barter” section yields pay dirt. ... Or rather, magical luck dirt.
I have a small box of spell supplies, still quite useful to one who would use them. These items have been opened and partially used. They are commonly used by practitioners of urban folk magic in casting spells for various purposes.
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