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Review: The Amazing – In Transit

Coincidentally, it was during my morning bus rides during which the glory of The Amazing's latest record washed over me and hooked me forever more. On the slow drift of opening track, "Pull," the band arrives sounding like John Cale singing for Slowd...

Goodbye Santa Fe –> Hello Asheville!: pt. 2

Hello Asheville On the night we arrived in Asheville, Christopher Paul Stelling played just down the street at Ambrose West. A close friend from our Brooklyn days, Stelling had moved to Asheville a year ago. It was surreal, watching one of the fixtu...

Goodbye Santa Fe –> Hello Asheville!: pt. 1

Goodbye Santa Fe Just over three years ago, my life found its way into a U-haul trailer. A lifelong New York resident, I had never envisioned leaving the state of my birth and the city that had been the setting of so many life altering events. The p...

8 Shows Not To Miss in Santa Fe in November

Heather Trost • Greg Butera November 4 @ 8:00 pm Second Street Brewery – Rufina, 2920 Rufina Street Santa Fe, NM 87507 United States Heather Trost On her 2017 solo debut album Agistri, Heather Trost of A Hawk & A Hacksaw has made ...

Perfume Genius + Lady Uranium @ Meow Wolf | 10.08.17

When Mike Hadreas arrived on stage Sunday night at Meow Wolf, he appeared nervous. His energy was tense like that of someone consumed with stage fright, yet his achingly beautiful voice was immediately commanding. On his first two records under the m...

!!! + Algiers + Master Bedroom @ Meow Wolf | 09.28.17

By Thursday night, it had already been a great week for concerts in Santa Fe. On Monday night, Beach House and Fleet Foxes both put on incredible performances at the Opera. The following night, with a backdrop on loan from the Scottish Rite Temple, W...

10 Shows Not to Miss in Santa Fe in October 2017

Widowspeak • Clearance October 1 @ 8:00 pm Meow Wolf, 1352 Rufina Cir  Santa Fe, NM 87507 United States  $12 advance / $15 doors Widowspeak Brooklyn's Widowspeak has been steadily putting out great dreamy indie rock records since...

8 Shows Not to Miss in Santa Fe in September 2017

Bon Iver • TV On The Radio • tune-yards • Lower Dens • Heather Trost September 9 @ 5:00 pm Santa Fe Opera, 301 Opera Dr Santa Fe, NM 87506 United States  $35 - $79 The first big concert of September is a benefit to raise money for the ...

2017 First Half Recap: Favorite Records

2017 has been a very different year in contrast to 2016. Last year came plagued with the deaths of some of the biggest legends in the history of popular music. We've been mostly spared this time around, maybe because there's darker cloud hovering ove...

8* Shows Not to Miss in Santa Fe in August 2017

Waxahatchee • Cayetana • Snail Mail August 2 @ 7:30 pm Meow Wolf, 1352 Rufina Cir  Santa Fe, NM 87507 United States  $15 adv / $17 doors Waxahatchee With each record, Waxahatchee gets better and better. Katie Crutchfield's latest, Ou...

2017 First Half Recap: Local Edition

Has it really already been six months? With the shifting political landscape, and a new day job for me personally, time has been playing some really dirty tricks this year. It's mostly gotten away from me, which pushed MeccaLecca into a bit of a hiat...

8 Concerts Not To Miss in Santa Fe in July 2017

Sound of the Machine: Church Fire • Mirror Fear • Chicharra • Bitter Birds • PSIRENS July 1 @ 8:00 pm Ghost, 2889 trades west rd suite c Santa Fe, NM 87505 United States $7-10 Suggested Donation Presented in coordination with AHA Fes...

8 Concerts Not To Miss in Santa Fe in June 2017

Meat Puppets • St. Range June 3 @ 8:00 pm The Railyard, 1607 Paseo De Peralta Santa Fe, NM 87501 United States FREE Formed in 1980, Arizona trio Meat Puppets have directly or indirectly influenced seemingly every indie rock band of the past ...

Mecca Lecca Mixtape: 1980

Disco, pop and soft rock ruled the airwaves, punk had already exploded, synthesizers were becoming more prevalent. This playlist collects some of the best underground songs of the year 1980. ...
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