Alibi V.21 No.41 • Oct 11-17, 2012 
Cowboys and Indian (from left) Gerome Fragua, Jeff Cooper and Matthew Ezzard

Show Up!

Playing Cowboys and Indian

Hillbilly rockers roll through fashion, cars and music

Two-thirds of Cowboys and Indian talk pomade (or lack thereof), redux, car culture and recording aspirations.
TEN (from left) Thomas Pridgen, Norwood Fisher and Eric McFadden

Music to Your Ears

Top TEN

Read all about three diverse shows happening this week in Burque and Santa Fe.
Eva Blaylock
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Song Roulette

Eva Blaylock’s Random Tracks

Burqueña bassist Eva Blaylock shares five random tracks and fills us in on Elvis tribute trio Jumpsuit’s debut.

Sonic Reducer

Bob Mould Silver Age · The Hi-Lo Tones "The Hi-Lo Tones" · The Raveonettes Observator

This week, Captain America listened to Bob Mould, The Hi-Lo Tones and The Raveonettes.

Flyer on the Wall

Low Life’s Blue Period

This week’s Flyer on the Wall is both literally and figuratively blue and announces the last Thursday night Low Life at Blackbird Buvette.
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YOLO

Dave Attell • stand-up comedy

It is rumored that Dave Attell, the greatest living comedian, only wants to do shows at casinos these days because he can smoke inside. Come see him at The Stage at Santa Ana Star Casino this Friday and Saturday, July 19 and 20 before his lungs rot out and he turns into a pile of yellow goo. The shows are 21 and up and start at 7 and 9:30pm. Doors open at 6 and 8:45pm, respectively. Tickets start at $20 and run up to $45.

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Born to Sing

Boyz II Men • soul, R&B • En Vogue • pop, '90s

How's this for a summertime jam sesh guaranteed to get you moving: Boyz II Men and En Vogue are the featured performers at a totally cool concert at Sandia Casino & Resort Amphitheater. They're all getting down to the sound on Friday, July 19 at 7:30pm. If you wanna know more, check out this brief Weekly Alibi-made summary: Boyz II Men remains one of the most potently creative R&B bands of all time. If you haven't heard their tuneage then may we humbly suggest essentially groovy works like “End of the Road” as well as the sweetly soulful if somehow silly “I'll Make Love to You.” And En Vogue? Well they rep some of the finest feminist-flavored, positively uplifting R&B ever made, compradres. “Free Your Mind,” their totally danceable yet anthemic take on racism from 1992, still holds sway literally and metaphorically. And you'll dig their work with Snoop D O Double G. Tickets for this all-ages galactic gathering range in price from $45 to $65, so go ahead and take a seat.

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