Santa Fe Reporter - Music Features http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-24-1-music-features.html <![CDATA[Scratch That - Ummm, so DJ Qbert is coming to Santa Fe]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Most musicians who play well-known and beloved instruments have a hard enough time achieving any sort of notoriety, but to do so as a turntablist (one who slays the turntables) is all the more impressive.
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<![CDATA[Primm & Proper - Local musician Andy Primm is everywhere these days]]>
By: Alex De Vore
I was watching local musician Andy Primm when a thought occurred to me: Primm rules. ]]>
<![CDATA[Wake Up - ABQ MC brings hip-hop you can think about to Santa Fe]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Twenty-five-year-old Albuquerque MC Andrew Martinez, aka Wake Self, thinks that he might be one of the few New Mexican rappers to have toured Europe, and he might just be right.]]>
<![CDATA[Wig in a Box - Here are some last-minute music-inspired Halloween costumes for all you procrastinators]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Halloween is a mere two days away, and if you’re anything like a lot of people who love the big day, many of you have surely had your costumes planned for some time...]]>
<![CDATA[I Like Food, Food is Good - The six best songs about food]]>
By: Alex De Vore
In honor of our Restaurant Guide’s release, here’s a list of the best damn songs about food! ]]>
<![CDATA[Favorite Sons - Santa Fe loses two giants from our local music community]]>
By: Alex De Vore
We’ve been faced with some seriously tragic losses of late, Santa Fe. High Mayhem founder Max Friedenberg and Joseph Moncada, who many knew as Joseph "Santa Fe Pulse" both died this week, and memorial gatherings are planned for both on Saturday.  ]]>
<![CDATA[Duel! - Musicians at odds with Duel Brewing might not have the whole picture]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Duel Brewing has quickly grown into one of the more popular spaces in town with great beer, a unique menu and a varied lineup of local and touring music.]]>
<![CDATA[Apply Yourself - 2015 SF Bandstand application launched ]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Even though visions of the 2014 Santa Fe Bandstand are fresh in our heads, the non-profit behind the series, Outside In Productions, has opened up the application process for next year’s run of shows.
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<![CDATA[Aces of Bass - These bassists hold the rhythm and our hearts]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Singers and guitarists usually get the bulk of the attention when it comes to live music.]]>
<![CDATA[The Fox Says - LA’s Foxygen comes to Santa Fe]]>
By: Alex De Vore
When Los Angeles indie-rock act Foxygen’s debut record, We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic, was unleashed upon an unsuspecting public last year, it was a bona fide mind-boggling experience.]]>
<![CDATA[Become the Jellyfish - Sattva Ananda is a credit to our local DJ scene]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Local DJ, artist and businessman Sattva Ananda explains his musical method over a cup of coffee.]]>
<![CDATA[Add It Up - Here’s a bunch of reasons to check out Violent Femmes upcoming show]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Since the early 1980s, no band has been more synonymous with the neo-acoustic folk/punk alternative style than Wisconsin’s Violent Femmes.
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<![CDATA[ASCAP In Your Ass - Licensing companies make the rich richer and generally ignore the little guy]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Bands like Moby Dick, Love Gun or Chango are strictly cover acts, but there is no shortage of cover songs creeping into the sets of just about every other Santa Fe band.
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<![CDATA[Carrion Kind Kills - It doesn’t get more metal than this]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Local guitarist/producer/engineer/promoter Augustine Ortiz is kind of blowing my mind right now.
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<![CDATA[Lend Them Your Ears - The Burning of Rome to tear it up in Santa Fe]]>
By: Alex De Vore
These days, the term “indie darlings” seems to be thrown around an awful lot. In most cases, this seems to be a descriptor for any hard-to-peg act that culls its sound from multiple sources for a mish-mash of odd sounds.
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<![CDATA[Native Dance - Indie electronic act Discotays brings killer jams and awareness]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Let’s look at every time acts like Santa Fe ex-pat Pictureplane have come to town or any of the recent Mesa Recordings events—Santa Fe goes nuts for dance parties.
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<![CDATA[Rock ’n’ Roll High-School - Panel discussion help musicians learn the business of their art]]>
By: Alex De Vore
To choose a career that involves writing, performing and/or recording music is to choose a relatively rough path. This isn’t stable work we’re talking about, and there are so many aspects to be taken into consideration it’s mind-boggling. ]]>
<![CDATA[Strange Days - It’s been a journey for The Strange, man, but they’re better for it]]>
By: Alex De Vore
For a band that’s really only been around for about five and a half years, the four-piece desert rock band The Strange has made some pretty impressive strides despite loss of band members and even death.]]>
<![CDATA[Karina, Karina - You know Karina Wilson even if you think you don’t]]>
By: Alex De Vore
If in the past year or so, you’ve caught acts like Broomdust Caravan, The Santa Fe Revue or John Kurzweg (just to name a few), chances are you’ve noticed violin/viola/fiddle player Karina Wilson.]]>
<![CDATA[I’m On a [New] Mexican Radio - Local artist Parker Jennings brings the airwaves to the people with his newest art installation]]>
By: Alex De Vore
It’s kind of a drag that the world of radio as we know it seems to be a medium gasping for life worldwide. 
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