music


V.28 No.49 | 12/5/2019
Yawpers
Anthony Nguyen, Bloodshot Records

Music Interview

Our Barbaric Yawpers

Over the roofs of the world

We chat with one of The Yawpers about their broadly American, mythic in scale and gritty in character sound.
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Sonic Reducer

Patema Fathom · HoneyWire Always in Sight · Alex Chavosaurus Enthused Pulse

We review albums by Patema, HoneyWire and Alex Chavosaurus.
V.28 No.48 | 11/28/2019
Mayling Garcia
Corey Yazzie

Music Interview

Swirling and Vibrating

Mayling Garcia and her glass armonica

Albuquerque’s Mayling Garcia waded into the history and mythology of the glass armonica to become proficient on the rare instrument. Weekly Alibi invited her over to talk about it and her music and a sound that ultimately defies description.

Sonic Reducer

The Directory Sandbox · Kyle Martin Raunchytonk · Theo Rego Guitar and Piano Works

We review albums by The Directory, Kyle Martin and Theo Rego.
V.28 No.47 | 11/21/2019
Amy Guess
courtesy of the artist

Music Interview

Rocanrol Woman

Amy Guess on art and honesty

Weekly Alibi speak with singer-songwriter and total rocker Amy Guess.
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Al Hurricane, Jr.
courtesy of the artist

Aural Fixation

The Fifteen Big Ones

New Mexican music awards

Weekly Alibi gave Albuquerque musician Gene Chavez a phone call to find out more about this year’s Los 15 Grandes de Nuevo Mexico.
V.28 No.46 | 11/14/2019
August James and Peach Tauzer
photo by Corey Yazzie

Music Interview

In The Neighborhood

August James and the Lovesick Symphony

Weekly Alibi invited August James and drummer Peach Tauzer of up-and-coming country-inflected The Lovesick Symphony to our headquarters for a chat.
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Sonic Reducer

Rosie Hutchinson Hosie

We review the new album by Rosie Hutchinson.
V.28 No.45 | 11/7/2019
Joun Donald Robb
Robb Photo Collection, Center for Southwest Research, UNM Libraries

Music Interview

John Donald Robb of New Mexico

Musicologist, Composer Left His Mark

Weekly Alibi chatted with UNM Distinguished Professor Emeritus Enrique Lamadrid to find out more about Dean John Donald Robb.
V.28 No.44 | 10/31/2019
OM BBC Radio 1

Music Interview

A Sacred Syllable at the Beeb

OM Releases Historic BBC Sessions

OM just came off a lengthy European tour. That tour included a day in residence at the BBC. While there, the band recorded four tracks from their last two albums. Weekly Alibi met with Al Cisneros to talk about it.
Stu Cook
courtesy of the artist

Aural Fixation

After All These Years

Stu Cook on The End of Creedence

The phone rang the other day and wouldn’t you know it, it was Stu Cook, the bass player for Creedence Clearwater Revisited, on the line.
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V.28 No.43 | 10/24/2019
Josh Ward
courtesy of the artist

Aural Fixation

Drifter’s Dream

Josh Ward Speaks

We talk with country crooner Josh Ward.
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V.28 No.42 | 10/17/2019

Sonic Reducer

The Bellmont Hide Your Tracks

We review The Bellmont’s new album.