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. Art Jeffrey Grenier Photographs Friday, May 26: 10am-8pm Loma Colorado Main Library
Enjoy the many perspectives of this remarkable photographer with over 35 years of experience shooting everything from big city skylines to ancient ruins of the southwest. Runs through 5/30.
Kids Teen Science Café Friday, May 26: 2pm ¡Explora!
Have a snack and enjoy a talk, demo or activity with a local scientist to find out how they ended up choosing their career in science.
Art Lines of Thought Opening Reception Friday, May 26: 5:30-7:30pm New Mexico Museum of Art, St Francis Auditorium
See how artists have used drawing to record and provoke thought, from the 15 century to today. Featuring work from Leonardo da Vinci, Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso and many more. Runs through 9/27.
Song & Dance Album Release and Tour Kickoff Friday, May 26: 7-10pm Tortuga Gallery
Eileen & the In-Betweens release and perform their newest album
We Ain't Givin Up and celebrate their upcoming West Coast and Canada tour. via Pixabay Sports • Outdoor Harry Potter Night Friday, May 26: 7:05-10:05pm Isotopes Park
See the Albuquerque Isotopes go against the Oklahoma City Dodgers. Fans dress up as their favorite witches or wizards and explore Hogwarts.
Stage Stand-Up Comedy Friday, May 26: 8-11pm Open Source Comedy
See hysterical New York City comedian Nat Towsen. Featuring hometown favorites Curt Fletcher and Ann Gora.
Stage The Last Five Years Friday, May 26: 8pm Aux Dog Theatre
Follow a love story in an untraditional format, with one story moves forward in time while while the other story moves backwards meeting in the middle when they get married.