alibi online
Free Will AstrologyAlibi's Personals

Flyer on the Web Post yours here
See more flyers here

MERICAN SLANG!
MERICAN SLANG!
8.28.2014
Reggae @ The Launchpad
Reggae @ The Launchpad
8.29.2014
High Mountain Hideout
High Mountain Hideout
8.29.2014
High Mountain Hideout
High Mountain Hideout
8.30.2014
High Mountain Hideout
High Mountain Hideout
8.31.2014
LABOR DAY FESTIVAL
LABOR DAY FESTIVAL
9.1.2014
 
 
 V.15 No.4 | January 26 - February 1, 2006 

Sonic Reducer

Frankel Chatterbox (Three Ring Records)

From looking at pictures of Frankel (including the one on Chatterbox's cover) one could reasonably deduce that he is an absolute piece of shit. That said, the album's intimate vocals and gushing melodies will have Elliot Smith and Nick Drake fans convinced they've found their new indie messiah. The biggest knock against the guitar- and vocals-based EP is its brief, 23-minute length. Proof that you can't judge an album by the douche on its cover.

Towers of London How Rude She Was (TVT Records)

I can't tell if this is a complete joke or if Towers of London doesn't take themselves seriously at all. Even if it is just perpetually tongue-in-cheek I still don't buy it. This '80s hair-band, polished metal rubbish is like an oversized gum bubble that pops on your face or a temporary tattoo that won't come off despite repeated scrubbing: It might seem fun at first but, in the end, you just end up sticky and embarrassed.

Paul Salazar At the Helm (Afaith Records)

Paul Salazar's At the Helm, which is in the neo-folk/blues-pop tradition of popular songwriters such as John Mayer and Jack Johnson, is as innovative as it is unencumbered. Salazar seems like he could handle singing anything from a metal ballad to a Seal cover without breaking a sweat. Some of the love-laden lyrics are a bit high on schmaltz and low on substance, but the New Mexico native has put in the work to find his sound. At the Helm is proof that his efforts have paid off.

Join our mailing list for exclusive info, the week's events and free stuff!
 

  • Select sidebar boxes to add below. You can also click and drag to rearrange the boxes; close using the little X icons on each box. To re-add a box you closed, return to this menu.
  • Because you are not logged in, any changes you make to these boxes will vanish as soon as you click to another page. If you log in, the boxes will stick.
  • alibi.com
  • Latest Posts
  • Web Exclusives
  • Recent Rocksquawk Discussions
  • Recent Classifieds
  • Latest User Posts
  • Most Active Users
  • Most Active Stories
  • Calendar Comments
  • Upcoming Alibi Picks
  • Albuquerque
  • Duke City Fix
  • Albuquerque Beer Scene
  • What's Wrong With This Picture?
  • Reddit Albuquerque
  • ABQ Journal Metro
  • ABQrising
  • ABQ Journal Latest News
  • Del.icio.us Albuquerque
  • NM and the West
  • New Mexico FBIHOP
  • Democracy for New Mexico
  • Only in New Mexico
  • Mario Burgos
  • Democracy for New Mexico
  • High Country News
  • El Grito
  • NM Politics with Joe Monahan
  • Stephen W. Terrell's Web Log
  • The Net Is Vast and Infinite
  • Slashdot
  • Freedom to Tinker
  • Is there a feed that should be on this list? Tell us about it.