I swear it’s not my intention to turn this into a music column, but bear with me. I didn’t hear much New Mexican music growing up. I had images of cities I’d never seen—Detroit, Washington DC, London—based solely on their music, but Al Hurricane and Robert Mirabal weren’t exactly well-known in the upper Midwest.…Continue
ANOTHER Throwback Thursday post about Christmas - this time from me. Merry Masshole Christmas!
As many of you know, I often talk about working at Bow Wow Records. I can't help it, that place ruled. One of the funnier aspects of working there was the sheer zoo that the place turned into in the weeks preceding the Christmas holiday.
Every year, we…
• Gold, coins and jewels. Oh, my! New Mexico's home to a buried treasure, valued at over $1 million. Or is it? You'll have to buy the book.
• CNM has doubled its graduation rates over…Continue
Escuela del Sol and Harwood Art Center invite you to Encompass, a…Continue
Added by The Harwood Art Center on February 27, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments
Sometimes when you hear something so special, so incredibly moving, you have to tell the world about it. I am fortunate enough to know one-third of the musical trio hONEyhoUSe, Hillary…Continue
I was at Hair We Are on Central getting a trim from Roda when she asked me what I thought of Beyoncé’s acting performance — rather than singing performance — at the Obama Inauguration. By now, it’s well…Continue
Added by Terry S. Davis on February 11, 2013 at 9:58am — No Comments
• Holy Smokes, Batman! TSA picks up two inert hand grenades from travelers passing through ABQ Sunport.
• You're on candid camera! Video helps bust accused stalker…Continue
Looking for something to do this weekend? There are plenty of local events posted here on DukeCityFix.com... plus a few here you might want to check out:
Stand in a semi-circle. On cue, stomp your right foot, then clap your hands, then thrust your right hand in the air while speaking a letter of the alphabet, clap your hands again, then stomp your left foot. Then the person…Continue
Added by Terry S. Davis on October 26, 2012 at 7:19am — No Comments
Outside, a million people streamed through the streets in revolt. Inside, a million thoughts swirled through my head.
On May Day, 2006, protestors across the…Continue
Added by Terry S. Davis on October 19, 2012 at 10:11am — No Comments
I was just about to get in my car after a nice little writing session in a Nob Hill cafe when I heard a faint beat coming from across Central Avenue. I saw a couple of guys setup with some kind of stringed instrument and congas so I crossed the street to have a better…
Added by Eric Castillo on September 21, 2012 at 11:15pm — No Comments
Since 2005, ¡Globalquerque! has imported bands from all parts of the globe, enlightening local audiences along the way.
By Kevin Hopper
Added by Kevin Hopper on September 21, 2012 at 5:19pm — No Comments
Three weeks ago, The Kingston Trio traveled through town between dates. They graciously agreed to stop for an interview. We set them up on our stage with the main curtain as a backdrop and…Continue
Added by Terry S. Davis on July 27, 2012 at 6:29am — No Comments
I wish I had been a better student.
I attended Eisenhower College for my bachelor’s degree. Don’t bother looking for it. It no longer exists. Its syllabus…Continue
Added by Terry S. Davis on July 6, 2012 at 7:30am — No Comments
Our first annual Chroma Fest (celebrating 4 years in business) begins tonight with an art show/open studios event at our Central location (1606 Central Ave SE suite 201). 5 – 9pm we open the doors at our artist studios, several of the resident artists will be there to share their studios and work. We also have a handful of artists that previously showed their work with us at Chroma Gallery. Refreshments and a good time will be had by all!
Tomorrow is the Music portion of…Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on May 4, 2012 at 10:36am — No Comments
I watched a video yesterday of Steve Jobs telling the 2005 graduating class at Stanford, “You’ve got to find what you love. ... Your time is limited, so don't waste it…Continue
I work in a basement office. I process numbers, edit words, answer phone calls, attend meetings, monitor budgets. How different is that from any other office job?…Continue
People who perform for a living do it for the glory, right? They just want to be…Continue