Sept. 23, 2017

Dreamcastle: Bloom Delicacy Review

Inside Track Dreamcastle is just about the perfect name for the densely layered soundscape songs created by local indie singer-songwriter Jake Trujillo.

July 12, 2017 by Alex De Vore



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March 01, 2017 by SFR

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Ho-hum no more! Supersize your summer playlist and enjoy this ultimate locally sourced mixtape

Inside Track This year, we extended the invitation to all New Mexico-based acts. The response was overwhelming, and the best 50 or so made the cut.


CD Corner

Inside Track It can be tricky to operate as a bluesy two-piece rock act without drawing comparison to either Black Keys or White Stripes, but if anyone can do it it’s Albuquerque’s The Lymbs. In fact, Jeff Bell and Gage Bickerstaff prove there is still plenty of room for innovation in a subgenre that was beginning to feel sorta tired.

Feb. 19, 2014 by Alex De Vore

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CD Corner

Inside Track Vocal support from the amazing Felecia Ford, incredible harmonica sections from musician/tattooer Prakash Spex, gorgeous fiddle from Karina Wilson and plenty of other Frogville champs give Santa Fe Sessions.

Jan. 29, 2014 by Alex De Vore


How to be a Music Snob, Part 1: '$100 Room' by Kind of Like Spitting

Inside Track Welcome to the first in a sporadic series of lessons in music snobbery. Though this space will usually be reserved for straight up record reviews, there will, from time to time, be info dedicated to highlighting lesser-known or forgotten albums that deserve your attention as soon as possible.

Jan. 15, 2014 by Alex De Vore

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Inside Track Our regular CD roundup is back!

Dec. 30, 2013 by Alex De Vore



Inside Track Ready for some City Different sounds that burn hotter than a farolito? ‘Tis the season of joy, celebration and the unavoidable collection of carols, on repeat, again and again. ‘Tis also the season for musicians searching for their relevancy by making a Christmas album.

Dec. 11, 2013 by Alexa Mangrum

NOW This

Amelia Bauer rocks hard for the National Organization for Women

Music Features The Santa Fe Opera was beyond packed on the evening of Saturday Sept. 9. But how did such an historic event come to be? Meet Amelia Bauer.

Sept. 20, 2017 by Alex De Vore

The Future is Now

Future Islands’ William Cashion wouldn’t consider himself the band’s main focus, but we kinda do

Music Features When I call Future Islands bassist William Cashion, the first thing I tell him is that they don’t generally send a lot of bassists my way and that it’s not all too common to have one be so focused upon.

Sept. 13, 2017 by Alex De Vore

Going Dutch

K.Dutch does it DIY

Music Features Quoth the liner notes from K.Dutch’s debut full-length, Always Home: “This album has a strong DIY core with most songs produced on my laptop at my dining room table and recorded on a hand-me-down mic in my garage.”

Sept. 06, 2017 by Alex De Vore

The Return of Pop-Punk

Five Reasons to be at The Murderburgers’ Santa Fe Show

Music Features Devoted readers will no doubt be aware that I’m super into emo and pop punk and all of those genres’ many offshoots and subgenres.

Aug. 30, 2017 by Alex De Vore

The Magic Number(s)

Oh hey, D Numbers—we love you guys

Music Features The last time I wrote about D Numbers was six long years ago, which is insane—especially since it was just a couple months ago in my mind. Of course, a lot’s changed since then, with members Ben Wright, Brian Mayhall and Paul Feathericci founding

Aug. 23, 2017 by Alex De Vore

After Hours Alliance Announces Music Lineup for 2017 AHA Festival of Progressive Arts

One day, two stages, a bazillion acts

Music Features We can finally drop hot knowledge on all y'all when it comes to the music lineup for this year's AHA Festival of Progressive Arts. 

Aug. 22, 2017 by Alex De Vore


7th Wave Singers take song to the masses

Music Features It’s here, tucked behind the Fruit of the Earth Organics cannabis dispensary and CBD outlet on Early Street, that lies what might just be one of Santa Fe’s best-kept, albeit new, secrets—Paradiso.

Aug. 16, 2017 by Alex De Vore

Local Musicians to Teach at African School

How Storming the Beaches with Logos in Hand members aim to help an African music school

Music Features Storming the Beaches With Logos in Hand's Luke Carr and Caitlin Brothers' broader work has just begun.

Aug. 10, 2017 by Alex De Vore


Foxygen’s Sam France on the band’s new direction

Music Features The evolution of Los Angeles’ Foxygen has been interesting to watch, from their indie/psych throwback breakout We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic to the glitzy funk-pop of …And Star Power.

Aug. 09, 2017 by Alex De Vore

Fierce Foliage

The return of Treemotel

Music Features In August 2013, local band Treemotel performed during the Santa Fe Bandstand series and rocked my face off so hard I never forgot.

Aug. 02, 2017 by Alex De Vore


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