V.21 No.25 | 6/21/2012
Music Musical Stew Today marks the celebratory release of Ocho , the new album from Felix y los Gatos. Mel Minter wrote about the band’s South Valley gris-gris in this week’s music section.
Spotlight South Valley Gris-Gris Felix y los Gatos conjures spellbinding sounds Judging from Ocho, the new album from Felix y los Gatos , Felix Peralta (guitar, vocals) has been knee-deep in some hard times lately: relationship problems, too much partying, trying not to party, homesickness (living in the Heights and aching for the South Valley), car trouble and so on. Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Friday, Oct 20: 9am-4pm New Mexico Humanities Council
Award-winning documentary filmmaker and fine-art photographer Miguel Gandert shows his work highlighting his mestizaje heritage, and the fusion and tension of the relationship between Spanish Colonial and Native Cultures of the Americas. Runs through 12/29.
Stage An American in Paris Friday, Oct 20: 7:30pm Popejoy Hall
A Tony Award-winning musical about an American soldier, a mysterious French girl and indomitable European city, all yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war.
Comm Restore Rocks Saturday, Oct 21: 9am-5pm Greater Albuquerque Habitat for Humanity ReStore
Learn about the mission of the Wildlife Rescue of New Mexico and enjoy activities for the whole family.
via Pixabay Comm Camp Bow Wow Howl-o-Ween Bash Saturday, Oct 21: 11am-2pm Camp Bow Wow Albuquerque
Doggy costume contest, carnival games for dogs, paw painting, dog Halloween photo booth, face painting for kids, a dunk tank, ice cream, raffle prizes, vendors, trick dog contest and more.
via Pixabay Learn Cosmic Carnival Saturday, Oct 21: 1-5pm Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center
Interactive exhibits, view the nearest star as well as a telescope discovery display.