Alibi V.24 No.10 • March 5-11, 2015 

Show Up!

Fall in Love Every Day

Concerts to rekindle sonic romance

Show Up! delivers deets on rarefied folk, new wave-noise, metal, house, electro, post-punk and psytrance concerts happening this week in Burque.

Dwight Loop circa 2014

Music History

An Interview with Dwight Loop, Pt. I

Alibi correspondent August March discusses Albuquerque’s electronic/experimental aural history with artist, DJ and promoter Dwight Loop.

Sonic Reducer

Screaming Females Rose Mountain · Jeff Bridges Sleeping Tapes · War on Women War on Women

This week we listened to new releases from War on Women, Jeff Bridges and Screaming Females. Now with A/V!

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Why Not?

Why? • indie rock, alt.hip-hop, alt.rock, pop, folk • Go Dark • experimental

If you want a reminder—and not from Radiohead—that hip-hop is everywhere, even in the indie rock that millennials are sorta into (but only after they listen to every goddamn thing they can find by Kendrick Lamar) then trip, trip, trip on down to Sister on Monday, Feb. 19 at 8pm for a recital of sorts by Cincinnati alt-rappers cum indie rock stars, WHY? Founded by a dude named Yoni in the distant and unremembered aughts, WHY? has gained traction among rockish young audiences with their pop-nuanced mash-up of rocanrol and hip-hop. They got all kinda crazy rhythms, jams and flows going on betwixt rock references and may do some drugs; their latest effort is called Moh Lhean, after all. Additionally, the critics at Allmusic have judged their music as “quirky” which oughta count for something, amirite? They do have some pretty righteous tuneage, including works like “George Washington,” “White English” and “Into the Shadows of My Embrace.” Seriously, this one's worth the price of admission and if you're into skinny jeans and man buns, then damn, get out there, girl! The cover is $15 to $18, 21+.
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