Alibi V.24 No.9 • Feb 26-March 4, 2015

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Odds & Ends

From India to Iowa, it’s funny because it happy to someone else.

film

Polishing the Old Oscar

A Monday morning wrap-up of this year’s Academy Awards

The good, the bad and the weird of this year’s Academy Awards telecast.

Kamikaze Pilot

“The Wheel of Time” on FXX?

Somebody aired a “Wheel of Time” pilot on FXX. Or did they?

Week in Sloth

‘House of Cards” is back, “The Last Man on Earth” is here, and “Sex Box” is pretty much what you think.

food

music

Starpower

Kim Gordon returns to UNM SUB on memoir tour

We preview founding Sonic Youth member Kim Gordon’s new memoir Girl in a Band. Gordon will appear in conversation with Alibi Managing Editor Samantha Anne Carrillo at the UNM Student Union Building on Sunday, March 1.

Rock ’n‘ Roll All Week Long

Local concerts offer journey to the stars

Show Up! delivers deets on the hottest reggae, post-punk, noise, no wave, folk rock, Southern hip-hop, juggalo/horrorcore and country rap concerts happening this week in Albuquerque.

art

Brothers in Smarm

Comics Bryan Cook and Derek Sheen transport odd-couple dynamic to the Guild

Like two peas in a raging and observant pod, Bryan Cook and Derek Sheen hit the Guild for a double whammy of hilarity.

Stage Whispers

Take yourself out for some live theater with new dramas from UNM’s experimental Theatre X and Albuquerque Little Theatre.

Men Who Loved Men in Berlin

A scholarly tome unveils a fascinating chapter in the pre-Stonewall history of the gay rights movement and the body of cultural and scientific knowledge that informed it.

Alibi V.24 No.8 • Feb 19-25, 2015

Read Between the Lines

And meet these authors in the flesh

Your to-be-read pile just got bigger. Whether you love history, fiction, sports or science, meet these authors touring the 505.

news

Letter from Tent City

The camps may move, but the problem of homelessness remains

The battle over an enclave of homeless people goes back and forth, but the root problems remain the same.

Odds & Ends

From Montana to Brazil, it’s funny because it happened to someone else.

art

Rewriting Graffiti

Reverberate Her Lines puts women at the center of street art’s positive possibilities.

food

Gioco

This sports bar is no joke-o

A new sports bar scores a touchdown! Or maybe a homerun. We don’t know. We’re in it for the food.

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McFarland, USA

Standard-issue “inspirational sports movie” still manages to inspire

Inspirational true-life sports movie McFarland, USA sticks to the formula, still manages to inspire.

Reel World

In this week’s Reel World, Billy Jack returns, Black Orpheus celebrates Carnival, and the Oscars come to the KiMo.

Week in Sloth

“The Odd Couple” gets revived, “Two and a Half Men” gets killed, “Parks and Recreation” goes bye-bye.

music

Shows for All Seasons

Americana, shoegaze, metal/mariachi and grindcore fans rejoice

Show Up! delivers deets on the best Americana, shoegaze, metal/mariachi and grindcore concerts happening this week in Albuquerque.

Alibi V.24 No.7 • Feb 12-18, 2015

Still Alice

Alzheimer’s hits hard in simple family drama

Oscar-nominated psychological drama Still Alice addresses the horror of Alzheimer’s head-on.

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Crib Notes: Feb. 12, 2015

Test your knowledge of last week’s Albuquerque, New Mexico news with our weekly pop quiz. Then reward yourself with the latest webisode of Cribtoons.

Odds & Ends

From England to Wyoming, it’s funny because it happened to someone else.

music

An Event Horizon

How we learned to stop resisting gravitational pull

Show Up! delivers deets on this week's Albuquerque concert scene. We're talkin' the blues, country/noise/metal, rockabilly, goth rock, garage-punk and singer/songwriter cred of the highest order.

An Interview with Gordy Andersen: Part 1

August March rang Albuquerque legend Gordy Andersen (Black Maria, Cracks in the Sidewalk, Jerry’s Kidz, et al) to discuss his formative experiences coming of age as a first generation high desert punk.

Sonic Reducer

This week we listened to new albums from Björk, Ricked Wicky (aka Robert Pollard) and Six Organs of Admittance. Now with A/V!

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Reel World

TEDxABQ explores entertainment, Red Sky at Morning screens, Warehose 508 launches Film or Flight.

Immigrant Song

“Fresh Off the Boat” on ABC

Ethinic sitcom “Fresh Off the Boat” puts Asians in the spotlight.

Week in Sloth

Celebrate Valentines’ Day on TV with “Sexy Beasts,” “Animals in Love” and “Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown.”

art

Retinal Burn

Scorch your eyeballs on these radiant exhibits

Saul Hoffman’s first solo show reveals the galactic possibilities of polymer clay, plus those freaky birds of paradise.

Culture Shock

Whether you like it weird, bright, spiritual or potty-mouthed, the local art world tears it up in this week’s Culture Shock.

food

An Abundant Harvest

Pueblo Harvest Café offers a delicious bounty

Ari LeVaux finds Rez dogs and duck mole happily coexisting in this North Valley eatery.

A Bone to Pick

Whether used as a base for stew or drunk on its own, bone broth is a wonderful thing

BoneMan the Brotharian dishes out some bone broth tips.