alibi online

Free Will AstrologyAlibi's Personals

Flyer on the Web Post yours here
See more flyers here

Spoonboy Returnts!
Spoonboy Returnts!
7.25.2014
Son Como Son Dance Party
Son Como Son Dance Party
7.26.2014
The Cosmic Belly Dance
The Cosmic Belly Dance
7.29.2014
Pancakes! Wedding Show!
Pancakes! Wedding Show!
8.1.2014
Fayuca
Fayuca
8.11.2014
High Mountain Hideout
High Mountain Hideout
8.29.2014
 
 
 V.23 No.7 | February 13 - 19, 2014 

Four Up

A venereal Valentine

Compfight cc via Aimanness Photography
Valentine’s Day doesn’t bring out the cloying, saccharine romantic in all of us. If you eschew Hallmark holidaze sentimentality but aren’t yet ready to hermetically seal yourself off from the world, My Cruddy Valentine is calling your name. Make a date with self-described “shady gang of low-fi synaesthetes” LowLife M.C. for an evening of “venereal vids ‘n’ vinyl.” Amidst an eclectic soundtrack referencing sex and love or lack thereof, flirt with body horror as LowLife smashes up transgressive cinema, chick flicks, art house films, sex-ed reels and more. Event organizer Derek Caterwaul calls the event “an immunization shot for the soul.” My Cruddy Valentine happens at Sister (407 Central NW) on Thursday, Feb. 13, starting at 8pm. Admission to this 21-and-over A/V orgy only costs $3.

View in Alibi calendar calendar

Breakin’ Hearts 4EVA

Compfight cc via Michael Coghlan
This weekend finds inclusive New Mexican hip-hop culture fest Breakin’ Hearts celebrating 12 years of b-boying, b-girling, pop-and-locking and beatboxing at Warehouse 508 (508 First Street NW) and Heights Community Center (823 Buena Vista SE). On Saturday, Feb. 15, from 5 to 11pm, hit up Warehouse 508 for two-on-two b-boy/b-girl battles, DJs, an exhibition bout, a canvas battle, a beatbox competition and open cyphers all night. Heights Community Center hosts one-on-one freestyle and poppin’ battles, DJs and performances by 2bers, Dahm Life and others on Sunday, Feb. 16, from 1 to 7pm. Tickets to this all-ages fest are $15 per day or $25 for a two-day pass, and children under 5 years old get in for free. For more info on donation-based community workshops on DJing, aerosol art, dance conditioning and much more, visit bit.ly/breakinhearts12.

View in Alibi calendar calendar

Dead Western aka Troy Mighty
Courtesy of the artist
Dead Western aka Troy Mighty

Psych-folk for the soul

Dead Western is the self-described “New American/dark folk” project of Troy Mighty. Its prime mover provides vocals and plays guitar, bass and other instruments. There’s an unsettling quality to Dead Western’s dark psych-folk. On latest release Everything, Eternally, Mighty’s vox remind one of a folksy opera singer who overdid it with the codeine cough syrup ... but in a really good way. See what I mean at The Tannex (1417 Fourth Street SW) on Wednesday, Feb. 19. Along with Dead Western, ex-Wilderness solo project Lord Dog Bird—who has graced our burg in the past—fashions songs from stone, wood and prayers. This all-ages recital begins at 8pm, and tickets are $5.

View in Alibi calendar calendar

Man Man
Courtesy of the artist
Man Man

Man oh Man Man!

Philadelphian experimental rock band Man Man has been purveying their quirky, sometimes dissonant sonic brand for more than a decade. Their latest, On Oni Pond, finds Man Man sanding down the rough edges to produce a more melodic sound that certainly isn’t a disservice to the group’s listenability. For a band whose instrument list ranges from euphonium to French horn to Chinese funeral horns and smashing plates, the restrained yet playful quality of On Oni Pond may win these beloved weirdoes new acolytes. Get to know the Man Man of the present at Sister (407 Central NW) on Wednesday, Feb. 19. Brooklynite noise-pop duo Xenia Rubinos and locals Young Lungs open this 21-plus gig starting at 9pm, and 10 bucks gets you in.

View in Alibi calendar calendar

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.
    Spoonboy Returnts!
    Spoonboy Returnts!7.25.2014