Alibi V.20 No.41 • Oct 13-19, 2011 
“"Drawn to Nature 2—Balance”

Gallery Review

Tale Feathers

Stories from a bird's-eye view at New Grounds Gallery

Adabel Allen speaks through birds. Her gravure works on display at New Grounds Gallery, Emergence, use the avian subjects as muse and protagonist, and the effect is both sentimental and whimsical—not to mention visually stunning.

Book Review

Old School, Old Hat

Carolyn Cooke’s novel is a study in jumbled nostalgia

Writer John Bear dissects Daughters of the Revolution, a book about a private school in New England during the ’60s.
Cameryn Moore
Caleb Cole

Culture Shock

Sex and slam poetry go together like latex and lube. That’s why performance artist Cameryn Moore—known for her fearless sex plays "slut (r)evolution" and "Phone Whore"—created Smut Slam, a touring event that puts fornication in a public and poetic context.
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Hot Tropic

Pacific Mambo Orchestra

This powerhouse ensemble from San Francisco, led by pianist Christian Tumalan and trumpeter Steffen Kuehn, rejuvenates the Latin big band sounds of the '40s through '60s.
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Balanced on the Biggest Wave

Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular

Hear the psychedelic sounds of the classic rock band with laser lights to please the eyes.
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