Alibi V.20 No.45 • Nov 10-16, 2011 

Music to Your Ears

Alibi's Group Hug aims to find out what steampunk sounds like this Friday on 11 • 11 • 11.
hONEyhoUSe is Hillary Smith, Mandy Buchanan and Yvonne Perea.
Kim Buchanan

Jazzed

Let the Healing Begin

hONEyhoUSe lifts up a voice

hONEyhoUSe’s Hillary Smith, Mandy Buchanan and Yvonne Perea didn’t know what they were missing until they found each other.
JJ Otero
jmorganedwards.com

Song Roulette

JJ Otero—lead singer and rhythm guitar player for Burque-based rock band Saving Damsels—will be playing at the first ever Futures for Children Native Jam Night on Thursday. In preview, we peek into his music collection.

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Flyer on the Wall

Cyborg poster art for Red Light Cameras, Lousy Robot and St. Petersburg
Courtesy of the Artist

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Special Beat Service

The English Beat • ska

Here's a brief on a band with three names, but unlike Eliot's bunch, these dudes are not a coterie of cats. At home across the pond, they're known as the Beat. In the land down under, kindly refer to them as the British Beat. Here in 'Merica, we call them the English Beat. But no matter what you call them, this estimable ensemble that still includes founder and guitarist Dave Wakeling—but not vocalist Ranking Roger—was partially responsible for the upsurge in popularity that two-tone ska saw on both sides of the Atlantic during the '80s and '90s. …
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