Santa Fe Reporter - Picks http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-136-1-picks.html <![CDATA[La Comedia de la Gente - Keeping it local with Carlos Medina]]>
By: Cole Rehbein
When asked about his comedy career, Carlos Medina makes one thing clear: He’s not really a comedian.
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<![CDATA[Get Medieval … on Guitars - Can we axe you a question?]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Everybody loves the guitar. Be they longtime player, newly initiated or just a fan, it is arguably the most universally adored and played instrument on earth, and its history is both ancient and fascinating.]]>
<![CDATA[A Walk through the Forrest - Through a monotype, darkly]]>
By: Cole Rehbein
LewAllen Galleries has featured Forrest Moses in solo exhibitions about 10 times over the past decade, and gallery officials cherish their fruitful relationship.]]>
<![CDATA[Morse Code - Artist combines historical themes, current media]]>
By: Alex De Vore
The folks over at the Institute of American Indian Arts’ Museum of Contemporary Native Art (MoCNA) have been knocking it out lately.]]>
<![CDATA[Surf’s Up - You take your car to work, I’ll take my board]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Dear rock ’n’ roll: Oh, how we love thee. And even more so how some of your purveyors like Built to Spill, Wavves or Jay Reatard have chosen to tap into a charming throwback mélange of Nirvana or Weezer-esque deceptive simplicity with underlying]]>
<![CDATA[P is for Punk - Anarchy in Santa Fe]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Once upon a time, Santa Fe was home to any number of bands that inhabited the wide world of the punk rock spectrum.]]>
<![CDATA[Bah, Humbug - Break free from your holidaze]]>
By: Alex De Vore
We ask you, what is one to do if they really aren’t into Christmas? Maybe you’re a different religion. Maybe you’re sick of the rampant consumer-based violence.
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<![CDATA[2015, We Hardly Knew Ye - If you’re not going to some fabulous house party, try these public shows on for NYE size]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Yes! The year is over! Another arbitrary rotation of the planet under your belt and a time for ambiguously deciding that this year, finally, your life is gonna change for the better!
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<![CDATA[Dreams Can Come True - Teens get their big break with the ballet]]>
By: Anna Mae Kersey
Technical excellence, some serious acting skills, dedication and a considerable amount of stamina: That’s what it takes to dance in the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet Co.’s annual production of The Nutcracker.]]>
<![CDATA[Guad Squad - Artists’ interpretation of a cultural icon sparks conversations and controversy]]>
By: Cole Rehbein
As Santa Fe’s religious tradition and cultural attitudes diverge, the symbol of the Virgin of Guadalupe assumes new roles.
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<![CDATA[By George! - GRRM’s Dragonstone Studios wants to be a destination, not a fantasy]]>
By: Alex De Vore
The space on Camino Alire that was once Desert Academy has been transformed over the past year into Dragonstone Studios.]]>
<![CDATA[Wax On and On - Encaustic demonstration is continuation of old medium]]>
By: Cole Rehbein
Angel Wynn took her first encaustics workshop about 10 years ago, but the practice has been around for a bit longer than that.]]>
<![CDATA[Popular Mechanics - A former engineer designs and builds music machines]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Metal, right? The whole genre has become kind of insane with minuscule sub-genre divisions, bands that sound exactly like other bands, a logo situation that is absolutely out of control and the ongoing difficulty of explaining what the hell is what. ]]>
<![CDATA[Geek out on Sexy - SuicideGirls superhero parody is pierced, tatted, dyed and confidently hot]]>
By: Cole Rehbein
Good burlesque shows in Santa Fe are scarce, that’s for sure. The City Different is a lot of things, but “sexy” doesn’t really make my list.
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<![CDATA[15 Minutes and Counting - The Dandy Warhols maintain the spirit of ‘70s-inspired ‘90s rock sound]]>
By: Alex De Vore
One could very well make the argument that Oregon-based alterna-rock quartet the Dandy Warhols mainly appeals to concertgoers of a certain age, but be that as it may, Santa Fe, I’m calling you out.
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<![CDATA[This is Halloween - Everybody scream, or least leave the house]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Halloween is upon us, and that means everyone is looking for things to do, parties to attend, candy to eat and drinks to drink. Hopefully, we can help narrow down your choices with our following picks. ]]>
<![CDATA[Oblique Chic - Aerial photographs reveal compelling worlds]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Along with the fame that completing the first-ever nonstop flight from New York to Paris and the notoriety that the kidnapping of his 20-month-old son brought him, the legacy of Charles Lindbergh has another little-known notch.]]>
<![CDATA[Go Indie or Go Home - There’s a bumper crop of indie goods in Santa Fe via the Independent Film Festival]]>
By: David Riedel
Normally one doesn’t have to look very hard within Santa Fe’s city limits to find good indie cinema. This week, it’s even easier, thanks to SFIFF. But what to see? There’s so much!]]>
<![CDATA[Make It Rain - Gene Kelly’s widow remembers the man inside the myth]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Patricia Ward Kelly wasn’t aware of Gene Kelly’s legacy when she met him in 1985 on a California set.
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<![CDATA[Still, Life - Stephen Wilkes’ images are rattling, sublime]]>
By: Enrique Limón
Photographer Stephen Wilkes' latest collection, Remnants, shines an eerie and at times ethereal spotlight on environmental remnants often left behind by man. ]]>