V.24 No.4 | 1/22/2015
Show Up! On Belonging and Beholding Five gigs prove there’s no place like home Show Up! delivers deets on esoteric twang-inflected metal, Dead mimicry, alt-country and Americana, poppy metal/emo and stoner rock concerts happening this week in Albuquerque. Now with A/V!
V.19 No.35 |
music The Pixies are on the road—and they're blowing right by us
Did you all see
loudQUIETloud, the Pixies documentary? Frank Black, Joey Santiago, Kim Deal and David Lovering seemed mostly sad and disconnected from one another. But they still roll out those old Pixies hits. A bajillion people are ready to dump 30 or 40 nostalgic dollars out of their wallets to see them do it.
Suck on those sour grapes, 505ers as the
Pixies travel from Austin, Texas, to Mesa, Az., without a stop in our fair state. For ambitious road-trippers, remember: Austin is 12 or 13 hours away, and Mesa's only seven. But Mesa's in, you know, Arizona. Comm The Quest of Champions Saturday, July 22: Noon-6pm Arroyo Del Oso Golf Course
Players complete challenges using their smartphone for cash prizes.
Words Albuquerque Beer: Duke City History on Tap Saturday, July 22: 2pm Barnes & Noble, Uptown
Chris Jackson talks about and signs his nonfiction effort covering the local history of beer beginning in 1888 at the Southwestern Brewery & Ice Company.
Song & Dance Live Music Saturday, July 22: 7-10pm Railyard Plaza
Los Hacheros are the modern-day torchbearers of the golden age of Latin music, reviving folkloric styles like son montuno, guaracha and salsa, and combining them with bomba.
Song & Dance Sunset Series Saturday, July 22: 7-9pm Elena Gallegos Picnic Area
Barbershop style acapella that’s entertaining, lively and upbeat.
Stage Greater Tuna Saturday, July 22: 7:30-8pm Vortex Theatre
Brennan Foster and Shawn Boyd play over 20 of Tuna, Texas', eccentric inhabitants from gun-clubbers to church ladies.
Film Albuquerque Jewish Film Fest: Body and Soul Saturday, July 22: 7:30-10pm Jewish Community Center of Greater Albuquerque
Learn about the early performance history of the jazz standard
Body and Soul, one of the most recorded songs in the jazz repertoire and how that relates to the relationships between African Americans and American Jews. Stage Nunsense Two: The Second Coming Saturday, July 22: 8pm Aux Dog Theatre
After the passing of 52 sisters, the wild, eccentric and very lovable nuns become involved in even more hilarious hijinks.
Stage David Blaine Sunday, July 23: 8-11pm Kiva Auditorium
An unforgettable interactive experience that both shocks and amuses.
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