Alibi V.24 No.21 • May 21-27, 2015 

Show Up!

So High You Go

On wings of sound

Show Up! delivers deets on Burque’s best upcoming blues, prog and metalcore.
Kimo Licious
COURTESY OF ARTIST

Music History

An Interview with Kimo, Pt. II

Kimo Licious tells historian August March more about the Burque music scene.
Peanut Butter

Sonic Reducer

Joanna Gruesome Peanut Butter · Unknown Mortal Orchestra Multi-Love · Hot Chip Why Make Sense?

This week we listened to Joanna Gruesome, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and Hot Chip.
Courtesy of the Artist

EVENT HORIZON ()

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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