Jan 15 - 21, 2009 

Music to Your Ears

By Mel Minter

World Premiere: Rahim Alhaj’s “Fly Away”

Albuquerque composer and virtuosic oudist Rahim Alhaj calls his newest composition, “Fly Away,” an unusual piece. Its instrumentation—oud and four guitars, including a six-string contrabass—isn’t exactly common on the chamber music scene.

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Music Interview

Sam Bush

The reluctant King of Newgrass

By Simon McCormack

Sam Bush says he’s still learning to play the mandolin.

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Flyer on the Wall

Viva El Paso

Jon Little (ex-Ant Farmers) curates a tangle of El Paso's finest bands: Mexicans at Night, The Lusitania, Frontrange and, of course, Jon Little as himself. Saturday, Jan. 17, at Atomic Cantina (21+, free). (LM)

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Sonic Reducer

My Dear Disco Dancethink LP · Kevin Rudolf In The City · Ladyfinger (ne) Dusk

Reviews of new music releases.

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