Alibi V.24 No.5 • Jan 29-Feb 4, 2015 
From left, North and Mamiffer’s Faith Coloccia

Show Up!

Speak of the Devil

Four post-punk, PoMo and nuevomexicano gigs arrive

Show Up! delivers deets on the best post-punk, grindcore, doom, sludge, avant-classical, nuevomexicano, country/variety and experimental concerts happening in Albuquerque this week.
A “check” from John Cage
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The John Cage Trust

Music History

Uncaging the Sun

Wherein August March shares his remembrances of the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra and a symposium that brought seminal American composer and theorist John Cage to UNM.

Sonic Reducer

Disappears Irreal · Matana Roberts Coin Coin Chapter Three: river run thee · Young Ejecta The Planet

This week we listened to new releases from Disappears, Matana Roberts and Young Ejecta. Now with A/V!
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EVENT HORIZON ()

The Best Thing Since Starks and Clark Wallabees

Wu-Tang Wednesdays • DJ Zemo-G • hip-hop

Bobby Boulders says you ought to jump off and report to the gravel pit. Though such instructions may seem mysterious to the casual observer, we're pretty sure the dude means you ought to ch-check out Wu-Tang Wednesdays at Dialogue Brewing. During such chokin', smokin' and hopin' times you can guarantee to get your fill of OG, old school hip-hop as well as classic jams by those fine fellows from Staten Island. There are two sessions left, dear readers, on Dec. 19 and Dec. 26. Beginning at 7pm—and for free—you can trust DJ Zemo-G to do you and your homies right with tuneage that kills all evil whilst promoting a danceable, jewel-encrusted future. Drinking some of the finest barley pop in town might help you fill your tank, too. You know what I'm saying, right? Step into the groove, right now, boo. Plus, There's no cover for this 21+ hip-hop party; that's what I'm talking about!
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