Alibi V.28 No.16 • April 18-24, 2019 
Skating Polly

Music Interview

The Scream of the Butterfly

Skating Polly arrives at the end of rock

Weekly Alibi talks with Skating Polly about music, politics and life in America.

Sonic Reducer

Def-i Dream Trails · Robert Bruce Jackson Caruthers Untitled

We review new releases by Def-i and Robert Bruce Jackson Caruthers.
Photo by El Reverend of Gomez Photo Works

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Thank You For Sending Me An Angel

Stop Making Sense • Tony O and the Greatest Band Ever • rock

Multiple Best of Burque Music award-winner Tony Orant—one of the giant disembodied brains in impenetrable perspex that is responsible for projects like Pink Freud—is driving his mad musical time machine to the '80s to grok a phenomenon called Talking Heads. The skulls of those four East Coast art school rockers had much influence on music and culture that followed numbly in their wake; just ask Thom Yorke. Anyway, Tony O and the Greatest Band Ever wants to tell you all about that

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Third Eye Vision

Heiroglyphics • hip-hop

Hieroglyphics is on tour this summer because 20 years ago, 3rd Eye Vision was released. As you may recall, this album was one of the most important hip-hop recordings to appear near the end of the 20th century. It had folks like Del the Funky Homosapien wrangling a crew that boasted A-Plus, Opio and Domino

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