Interview with "Revenge of the Mekons" film director Joe Angio--Redefining success as a slow burning virjus.
by Bill Nevins
The Mekons, an intercontinental, socialist-minded collective of 8 musicians and many alumnae, have been manifesting themselves in recordings and incomparable live shows since 1977 when they emerged as punks rocking art students from Leeds, UK responding to The Clash's clarion call for riot and revolution. Over the years…
Terrance Simien & the Zydeco Experience will perform shows for AMP Concerts in Santa Fe May 18 and in Albuquerque at The Dirty Bourbon May 19. Details at www.ampconcerts.org
I spoke with Terrance Simien by phone from his home in Lafayette Louisiana on May 13.
Bill Nevins--Hello, Terrance. You'll be playing in Santa Fe and at The Dirty Bourbon in Albuquerque next week (May 18 and…Continue
Beppe Gambetta and Peter Ostrouschko AMP Concert, Albuquerque, New Mexico March 6,2013 Concert Review “Every Italian home has a bottle of Champagne chilling for the day that Berlusconi goes to jail,” quipped guitarist Beppe Gambetta during his packed AMP concert with Peter Ostrouschko at Albuquerque’s Cooperage on March 6. Gambetta was explaining how he almost popped the cork prematurely on that bottle of bubbly when he learned that one of his recordings was climbing the charts in America.…Continue