Alibi V.23 No.21 • May 22-28, 2014 
Method Man & Redman

Show Up!

Enter the El Rey

Wherein August March delineates intersections of hip-hop nation and hyperlocal music history in preview of a Method Man & Redman concert.
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Shows Up!

From alt.rock to Italian occult psychedelia, Samantha Anne Carrillo scares up deets on two shouldn’t-miss concerts. Now with A/V!

Sonic Reducer

Mac Miller Faces · Down Down IV, Pt. II · Lady Uranium Vulpes Vulpes

This week we listened to new releases from Lady Uranium, Mac Miller and Down. Now with A/V!
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Are You Ready?

Purple Reign • Prince tribute band

Take our word for it: The Purple One was the greatest rock guitarist to ever live on the planet Earth. Not even the Deaner compares, dudes. A master of every genre The Artist touched, Prince's hip-hop is so fly and far-out that it won't be properly understood for at least 200 years. For reference, we call your attention to a song titled “Pussy Control” for confirmation of what is otherwise known as la neta. While you're on that princely power kick, check out the dude's Purple Reign tribute show, a live concert experience on Friday, Jan. 24 at The Showroom at Isleta Casino. For a mere $25 and a 21-plus ID, experience a semblance of a mystical force, a simulacrum of something sublime. He may have departed this realm early but the essence of what Prince created, his musical compositions—performed live by a killer band—remains.

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A Bid for a Showdown

The Price is Right Live • game show

If you like spinning wheels and people yelling out the retail prices of household products, then leave your spayed or neutered pets at home and come on down to The Price Is Right Live stage show at Route 66 Casino Hotel. There are two shows on Saturday, Jan. 25, at 4pm and 8pm respectively. Tickets range from $20 to $40.

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