Alibi V.24 No.52 • Dec 24-30, 2015 
Gene Corbin

Show Up!

Ignite the Night

With these heavenly concerts

A Gene Corbin holiday special, a Mandopop jukebox, the Buh Humbug Fest at Blu Phoenix Venue and Black Label Society doomtrooping into 2016.
Under the paving stones, the beach

Aural Fixation

New Music, New Solidarity

2015 was rough, y’all. Between the attacks in Paris, the death and terror that the Islamic State has inflicted in the Middle East, the countless mass shootings, police shootings and rampant xenophobia in our own country, it has been a truly bad news year. Amidst all this violence and political turmoil, though, we learned to seek comfort in solidarity—and some of that solidarity came in the form of new music.

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