Alibi V.24 No.41 • Oct 8-14, 2015 
Caspian in concert

Show Up!

After Summer, A Beach

Four revolutionary musical events

This week in Burque, the Warren Vaché Quartet, OKC rockers Kirra, Suicidal Tendencies and the post-rock of Caspian.

Aural Fixation

Food and Music Forever

A primer on combinations

I associate food with music. This year’s Best of Burque Restaurants issue gives me a heap of inspiration to indulge in that activity. Those lofty sources of nourishment, elucidated on the previous pages of this issue, could be augmented by accompanying sounds, I thought.
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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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