V.23 No.22 | 5/29/2014
Ungelbah Davila Show Up! Rockin’ the Mother Road From pinup pageants to film to concerts to car shows, August March reports on the second annual Rockabilly on the Route festival in Tucumcari, N.M.
V.22 No.23 | 6/6/2013
Pinup-ology Kustom Photography Show Up! Old Neon and Mercury Rising Rockabilly on the Route serves up sonic sizzle Music writer Captain America illuminates this weekend’s inaugural Rockabilly on the Route fest. Head out to Tucumcari for Wanda Jackson, classic cars, a pin-up contest and more.
V.22 No.22 | 5/30/2013
Keisha Register Music Literate folk gorge, beats à l’orange, Sicksicksick ol’ double-header and rap and rockabilly roundup
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And now, whether you’re craving modern alt.folk, house, experimental, noise, rap or rockabilly, there’s (at least) one show happening this week that will suit your fancy. Singer/songwriter Samantha Crain visits Santa Fe—the city for which her most popular tune is named—on Friday. The 21-and-over concert court-and-sparks at 9 p.m. at Santa Fe Sol (37 Fire Place). Check out the video for Crain’s hit track below.
Santa Fe Sol • Samantha Crain • Friday May 31 • 9 pm • $12 • 21+ • solofsantafe.com Song & Dance Baracutanga Acoustica Friday, Dec 6: 7:30pm Outpost Performance Space
The long awaited edition of the Latin folk fusion
acoustica as the last show of the year and culmination of the tenth anniversary celebration.
Clarke Condé Stage An Adobe Christmas Carol Friday, Dec 6: 7:30pm Adobe Theater
In this poignant adaptation of Dickens’ classic tale, a group of homeless people, looking around in hopes of finding food and warmth on Christmas Eve, come across a copy of
A Christmas Carol. Stage All is Calm Friday, Dec 6: 7:30-8:30pm Mother Road Theatre Company
Experience Dec. 24, 1914, during WWI, when allied forces and German solidiers called a truce, as they shouted “Merry Christmas!” across lines in their native languages and sang carols together.
Image via Pixabay Comm Snail Mail Social Saturday, Dec 7: 3-5pm Special Collections Library
Give someone that warm feeling of receiving a handrwtitten letter or card and help revive the art of snail mail. Write letters with provided stationery, pens, and some decorations.
Image by Eric Williams Comm Twinkle Light Parade Saturday, Dec 7: 5:15-10pm Old Town Plaza
Local community groups, businesses and families come together for One Albuquerque's twinkling procession. Come early and stay late as Central Ave. is closed to traffic and open for shopping.
Art 12x12 Fundraising Exhibition Saturday, Dec 7: 6-8pm Harwood Art Center
Over 250 local artists of all ages created and donated original 6”x6”, 12”x12” and various prelude works for the occasion, all available for purchase.