nightlife


V.20 No.33 | 8/18/2011

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Spotlight

Americana Pie

Entertainment genre demographics

On average, what kind of nightlife do Albuquerque, Santa Fe and surrounding areas have to offer? Based on a sample taken from this week’s Music Calendar, a lot of DJs. People playing prerecorded music of various forms, formats and qualities is nearly twice as common as the next highest ranking genre—jazz. Rock, Americana (which includes folk, singer-songwriter, alt.country and bluegrass) and karaoke rounded out the top five. For proportional illustration, view the makeup of the Alibi’s Music Calendar in this appetizing pie chart.

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V.20 No.13 | 3/31/2011

news

Club 7 owner sentenced

Aleksander Mkhitarian had five years of probation added to the three years he was already serving after a 2008 raid that shut down his Downtown club. (Recall that the raid also reignited then-Mayor Martin Chavez’ fervor to ban the sale of alcohol at all-ages venues.)