Our family music group (Cielito Lindo Family Folk Music) played a concert at Eight two 1 Performance Space over on Mountain last night and then went to eat at …
I know that Austin and Nashville are great music cities, but did you know that Albuquerque has a great musical history and incredible talent? That’s right, we have outstanding musicians, singers, and bands in this town! Every Saturday I will post videos and a little history of musical legends, old and young, that either play in Albuquerque or got their start…Continue
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The folk art/recycle art community in this town is full of raw talent, quirkiness, and in some cases, pure genius. What better way to celebrate all of this than sharing art, music and food? Today was the 11th Annual Corkfest festival in the South Valley.
To give you an idea of the history of this…Continue
You know the saying, "So much to do, so little time?" Well, make some time because there is so much to do!
Friday, October 3…Continue
Submissions are NOW OPEN for songwriters and musicians who have written about Heroin/Opiate Awareness and/or the affects it has had to TTCF. Ten (10) songs will be selected by a team of industry professionals and will be recorded/included on the first album being produced, The Taylor's Calling Heroin Awareness Album-Vol.I
Grants will be given to cover recording costs and
an artist contract will be awarded. Deadline on submissions will be November 30, 2014.
PHASE TWO of our…Continue
• And "Father of the Year" goes to … not this guy.
• WHEELS Museum is seeking the public's help in identifying men from an …Continue
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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
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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
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• 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
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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…
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