Alibi V.25 No.11 • March 17-23, 2016 
Fat Nick and Pouya

Show Up!

The Unending Subtleties of River Power

Slip inside some shows!

Pouya at the Launchpad, the doom metal of Conan (yes!), sonic experimentalism at Wolf Tones, half of the notorious Insane Clown Posse, and rock at the Tannex.

Sonic Reducer

Aurora All My Demons Greeting Me as a Friend · Bob Wijnen NYC Unforeseen · Your Friend Gumption

Dark ice-pop from Aurora’s land, the jazz outta Nueva York and the voice of Taryn Miller.
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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