Alibi V.23 No.5 • Jan 30-Feb 5, 2014 
La Luz

Four Up

Get your surf, Gothic Winter Ball, high desert blues-rock and psych-electro-punk improv on with a little help from Four Up. Now with A/V previews!

Get Lit

The Beatles Are Here!

50 Years after the Band Arrived in America, Writers, Musicians & Other Fans Remember

August March reviews Penelope Rowlands’ stellar, forthcoming Beatlemania tome The Beatles Are Here!

Sonic Reducer

Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra Fuck Off Get Free We Pour Light On Everything · Pixies EP2 · Nick Drake Tuck Box

This week we listened to new releases from Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial, Pixies and Nick Drake. Now with A/V previews!

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Searching for Something

¡Mayday! • Demrick • DJ Stigmata • Septicemia Records • rap, hip-hop

I’m not sure that the concept of “genre” is really relevant anymore in the realm of music. The days of “pure” music are long gone, and while this might leave some “old-heads” grumbling over message boards about the loss of “real rap” or “real jazz,” I think that for the most part this is a good thing. The possibilities are more abundant than ever before as artists dip their fingers in any number of genres and traditions. ¡MAYDAY! is one group embracing this diversity in their quest for success…
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Pinball Wizards

Geekon • Arcade Art Show and Pinball Tournament

Break out your quarters! Geekon—Albuquerque's premier arcade cabinet and pinball machine restoration and preservation company—is sponsoring the Arcade Art Show and Pinball Tournament starting at 7pm on Saturday, Aug. 26. Local artists will be exhibiting paintings, sculptures and more inspired by classic video games. There will be DJs, alcohol, food and plenty of video games and pinball machines to play at the local watering hole, Sister. Art will remain up though Aug. 29. This is a free event, but you must be 21+.
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