Alibi V.24 No.31 • July 30-Aug 5, 2015


Crib Notes: July 30, 2015

Hot dog! If you've heard enough of the Albuquerque buzz to decode these cheesy clues, you'll ace this week’s news quiz and can show your happy, smiling mug in public.


Sonic Reducer

This week we listened to Eileen & The In-Betweens, Teen Daze and Royal Fins


Muy Bien

Café Bien lives up to its name

Ty Bannerman ponders pancakes and other existential quandries.



Probing Indian drama picks judicial system apart piece by piece

Indian drama Court examines modern Mumbai society as it looks for justice in a broken system

Reel World

48 Hour Film Project takes over KiMo, TEDxABQ wants your videos, vote for your favorites at Wild Bill’s Crazy Film Festival

TV News

Televised tidbits from around the dial

Are Key & Peele breaking up? Are “Electra Woman and Dyna Girl” returning? Is Ed Sheeran a bastard?

Week in Sloth

Netflix goes back to “Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp,” Disney responds with “Bunk’d” and “Melissa & Joey” call it a day

Alibi V.24 No.30 • July 23-29, 2015

Santa Fe-Cation

Board the Rail Runner for a dining-heavy day trip to our state’s capital

No time or money for a big excursion this year? Board the Rail Runner for a mini-vacation to the City Different.


Summertime Sippin'

Non-alcoholic options

You’re over drunkeness and hangovers, but your friends still want to go drinking. What should you order?

Downtown Patio City

Blackbird Buvette may be gone, but Downtown still offers plenty of outdoor spaces for your eating, drinking and relaxing needs.


Official City Biz

Elections, meetings, money and more

Reelections, predictions for the August 2 agenda and other upcoming issues.




Marvel gets small for latest addition to its cinematic universe

A little less attention to brand development and a little more consideration for the story at hand, and Ant-Man would have been an unqualified success.

Reel World

The NM Film & Media Industry Conference is rescheduled for October, locally shot feature-length comedy Abe Makes a Movie premieres and the NM Film Foundation is having a fundraiser.

Rawk Gawd

“Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll” on FX

Leary is in his element but without half the sharp bite of his previous series.

Week in Sloth

Cartoon Network introduces "We Bare Bears" and resumes "Rick and Morty,” KNME has the bomb and Science races to escape.


The Musical Hands

Progressions, prog-rock and piano

Sound and stories about sound saved August March from becoming hopeless.
Candace di Carlo

Art Music Action

A season of sounds

Upcoming classical and art music in Albuquerque and Santa Fe.

Alibi V.24 No.29 • July 16-22, 2015

Seriously Funny

Jim Norton on comedy, prostitution and PC culture

Jim Norton will tears at your nerve endings and make you feel like you’re on the brink of a cliff.


Crib Notes: July 16, 2015

The News Monkey’s feline agents could land any time to verify your compliance. If you want them to be someone else’s problem, then have these answers ready.




Judd Apatow + Amy Schumer = Love

Amy Schumer brings raunch to rom-coms in Trainwreck.

Reel World

Native American drama gets test screening in Santa Fe, Can’t Stop the Serenity event helps local charity, burger-based fundraiser benefits New Mexico Film Foundation

Super TV

Six scoops from San Diego Comic-Con

“Ash vs. Evil Dead,” “American Horror Story: Hotel,” “Fear the Walking Dead” and other genre TV scoops from San Diego Comic-Con

Week in Sloth

Syfy caters to “Geeks Who Drink,” Denis Leary loves “Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll,” Nickelodeon animates “Pig Goat Banana Cricket”