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V.25 No.27 | 07/07/2016

Event Horizon

A Night of Sinn

Friday, Jul 15: Vagrant Variety Presents: Fire and Lions

By Maggie Grimason [ Thu Jul 14 2016 10:00 AM ]
A variety show featuring the best local talent in comedy, music, drag, magic, poetry, belly dancing and fire performances.
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V.25 No.19 | 05/12/2016
Renee Chavez


(Alleged) Hoodoo

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

Event Horizon


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.
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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

Event Horizon

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.
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V.24 No.48 | 11/26/2015

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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.
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V.24 No.11 | 3/12/2015
Trust me, the ladies love 52 pickup.
courtesy of the artist

Art Scenester

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.
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V.23 No.21 | 5/22/2014

Lit Oblivion

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
Eric Buss, ready for action
Photo by Al Tuaris

Arts Feature

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.
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V.22 No.7 | 2/14/2013
Sir Richard Bishop

Show Up!

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.
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V.21 No.47 | 11/22/2012
Rob Zabrecky—magician, actor, musician and auctioneer
August Bradley

Performance Preview

Illusion Noir

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.
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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.
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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 ]
The Daily Word

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.

Game of Thrones cupcakes!

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.

Happy Birthday Cheryl Hines!!!

V.20 No.6 |


Alibi Flickr Photo of the Day


By Tom Nayder [ Thu Feb 10 2011 2:54 PM ]

Posted to Alibi's Flickr photo pool by our pal richarzx.

Winter Hoodoo

V.19 No.46 | 11/18/2010
Stacey Suarez


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.

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