It’s raining buckets out, which I love madly, but this isn’t why I’m excited. Sure, it feels good, but today is actually a great day because I’m taking my beloved Taylor guitar to local musician and guitar know-it-all (in the good sense) Sal Rael.
Yes! The AHA Festival of Progressive Arts is upon us! The brainchild of the After Hours Alliance—an amalgam of local promoters, artists and humanitarians out to make arts and music viable for younger folks in Santa Fe—is now in its third year.
Ryan Lawless and Pablo S Paz are sick and tired of the corporate radio model. As the bottom line constantly takes precedence over any artistic vision or merit, and old-school tropes continue to dominate the medium, they feel it has become harder than ever to provide our community with the audience-worthy radio station it deserves.