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V.27 No.50 | 12/13/2018

News Interview

Year One

Keller on the long road to Burque

A year into his tenure, Weekly Alibi chatted with Mayor Keller about his first year, his successes, his continuing challenges and his life long commitment to bringing sustainable democracy and economic certainty to the Duke City.
Lux Zine

Arts Interview

Light Intensity

Lux Zine's depth of field and purpose

Aaron War and Devon Tencza saw a lot of artists relying on the internet to showcase their work with a severe lack of affordable and regularly made print media available.
V.27 No.48 | 11/29/2018
Ryan Montaño
courtesy of the artist

Music Interview

Sketches of Burque

Ryan Montaño’s trumpet sounds the call

Ryan Montaño chats with Weekly Alibi about his new record.
Chinese Gucci
Courtesy of Hosho McCreesh

Arts Interview

Books and Bags

Local releases first novel, Chinese Gucci

Hosho McCreesh illuminates some of his process, ideas, influences for Chinese Gucci.
V.27 No.47 | 11/22/2018

Arts Interview

Fool Me Twice

Hocus Pocus creates another year of magic

For 30 years Danny Cole has been refining his craft and creating original illusions. Before curtains are drawn this Saturday, Cole explained the allure of magic, and what he hopes to create in this show, called Hocus Pocus.
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V.27 No.46 | 11/15/2018
Andi Murphy
Andi Murphy

Food Interview

Toasted Sister, “Radio about Native American Food”

Podcast host Andi Murphy on how she got into the kitchen and the movement

On Toasted Sister, Andi Murphy interviews chefs, farmers, scholars and food activists from all over the country about indigenous foods.
Debtfair speaks candidly to economic realities we all struggle with.
Tal Beery

Arts Interview

Creative Economy

New exhibition asks where our values are

Debtfair looks at how New Mexican artists' debt stacks up against other Americans and how it affects their work.
Anne Webber

Music Interview

Talkin’ About Very Free and Easy

In a wooden ship with David Crosby

David Crosby talks with Weekly Alibi about his new collaborative album and living a busy life in the present.
V.27 No.45 | 11/8/2018
Todd Rundgren
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Music Interview

Hello, It’s Todd: A Wizard

Rundgren’s unpredictable mastery of song

Weekly Alibi chats with mystery music man and magician Todd Rundgren.
The cast of Telling My Story will premiere their work on Friday
Courtesy of Two Worlds

Arts Interview

The Power of Story

Two Worlds brings the stories of women of color alive on stage

Telling My Story: Bridging Two Worlds gathered and workshopped stories from women of color to perform them on stage. Before its opening, Kim Gleason told Weekly Alibi about the importance of this project and Two Worlds' mission.
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V.27 No.44 | 11/1/2018
Michelle Lujan Grisham
Corey Yazzie

News Interview

You Go, Grrrl!

Michelle Lujan Grisham gets ready to rock

Weekly Alibi chatted with the gubernatorial candidate Michelle Lujan Grisham. With less than a week to go before the election happens, Grisham is confident and enthused. She’s up in the polls and ready to rock.
Teatr-Pralnia
Zhenya Lulko

Arts Interview

What's That?

It’s international theater in the heart of ABQ

Ahead of Teatr-Pralnia's premiere performance, members of the troupe exchanged some emails with us about the meaning of “TseSho?” and what it feels like to share it with the world.
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Zane Carney and Evan Rachel Wood
Courtesy of Meow Wolf

Music Interview

Evan + Zane = Rock

Jamming with Evan Rachel Wood and Zane Carney

In which our intrepid Weekly Alibi music critic stumbles into a fab conversation with Evan Rachel Wood and Zane Carney.
V.27 No.43 | 10/25/2018
Brian Colón
courtesy of the candidate

News Interview

Brian Colón by the Numbers

Longtime politico will make a mark as auditor

Weekly Alibi’s news editor breaks bread with Brian Colón.
Franci Bailey
Eric Williams Photography

Cannabis Manual

A Little Personal Growth

An interview with Franci Bailey

You'll need more than a green thumb and a personal production license to start growing your own medical cannabis plants. Franci Bailey, gardener at CG, gave us some pointers on starting a successful home grow operation.