All Stories Tagged 'music' (81)

There's No Tortillas, There's Only Bread!!!!



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 …

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Added by Me Myself & I on November 17, 2014 at 8:30pm — 7 Comments

Burque Music Scene: Los Broadway Elks

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…

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Added by Adelita on November 15, 2014 at 9:00am — 6 Comments

A day at the Rail Yards Market

Today was a great day.  As a representative of the Harwood Art Center's outreach program, Creative Roots, I was part of the …

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Added by Adelita on October 19, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Art by the People

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…

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Added by Adelita on October 11, 2014 at 8:30pm — 2 Comments

What to do in ABQ

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…

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Added by Adelita on October 3, 2014 at 10:00am — 4 Comments

¡Globalquerque! 2014!

Duke City Fix member, Richard Malcolm, is a great photographer (and a great blues musician, I might add) took these gorgeous photos at last Saturday's ¡Globalquerque! Wish I…

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Added by Adelita on September 27, 2014 at 10:30am — 4 Comments

Statewide Call for Music/Film Entries on Heroin and Opiate Awareness‏

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…

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Added by The Taylor's Calling Foundation on September 12, 2014 at 9:07am — 1 Comment

Morning Fix: I've Got the Music in Me

• And "Father of the Year" goes to … not this guy.

• WHEELS Museum is seeking the public's help in identifying men from an …

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Added by MarketPlace Media on June 16, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Thomas Mapfumo & the Blacks Unlimited

Thomas Mapfumo will be performing live @ Leo's night club on 1119 Candelaria NW ABQ



Brand new album release show.



https://www.ticketriver.com/event/10405-thomas-mapfumo-live



Thomas Mapfumo Biography.



Affectionately known at home as “Mukanya” (“Baboon”) and to the rest of the world as the “Lion of Zimbabwe’, Thomas Mapfumo has been a witness to and participant in history in his… Continue

Added by Zambezi Sound System on April 14, 2014 at 9:13am — 3 Comments

Willis Earl Beal – The Surprising Sound of Albuquerque

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.…

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Added by John Mulhouse on February 5, 2014 at 10:00am — 3 Comments

Christmas Albums For the Rest of Us

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…

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Added by Masshole in Fringecrest on December 19, 2013 at 9:30am — 27 Comments

Morning Fix: Looking for treasure? It's all around!

 

• 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…

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Added by MarketPlace Media on February 28, 2013 at 7:00am — 2 Comments

Encompass: Find Your Way... this Friday (and forever)







Escuela del Sol and Harwood Art Center invite you to Encompass, a…

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Added by The Harwood Art Center on February 27, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments

hONEyhoUSe

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…

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Added by Adelita on February 19, 2013 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

Authenticity

   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…

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Added by Terry S. Davis on February 11, 2013 at 9:58am — No Comments

Morning Fix - Danger Averted

• 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…

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Added by Black Dog on January 3, 2013 at 6:30am — 7 Comments

Weekend To-Do's in the Q

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:

Friday,…

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Added by MarketPlace Media on November 1, 2012 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

Now

   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…

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Added by Terry S. Davis on October 26, 2012 at 7:19am — No Comments

Light

   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…

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Added by Terry S. Davis on October 19, 2012 at 10:11am — No Comments

Follow Eric: Around ABQ - Late-night Nob Hill Jam Session





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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Added by Eric Castillo on September 21, 2012 at 11:15pm — No Comments

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