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Farrelly’s Green Book: One of the most polarizing films of 2018

As the chaos of the 2018 awards season comes to an end next week, let us revisit one of the more polarizing and divisive films of last year: Peter Farrelly’s “Green Book.” A light-hearted biopic about the real-life friendship between pianist Donald Shirley (played by Mahershala Ali) and club bouncer/occasional driver Frank...

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Meow Wolf’s new docuseries highlighting work of New Mexico nonprofits

Santa Fe’s Meow Wolf is producing a new docuseries highlighting the efforts of 10 New Mexico nonprofits.

“Meow Wolf is a storytelling company,” said Meow Wolf’s Jillian Spitzmiller told Albuquerque’s KRQE. “We’re just kind of helping people hear about the work that’s already being done.”

The first nonprofit that...

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There’s a ton of badass live music coming to Meow Wolf

Last Friday (February 8), Loma Vista Recordings, the label that’s home to a diverse roster of artists like St. Vincent, Andrew Bird, and Iggy Pop, along with Local Natives, Sylvan Esso, and Manchester Orchestra, released the fourth proper studio album from Los Angeles electro art noise punkers HEALTH.

The record, “VOL....

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Neeson’s Cold Pursuit is the typical cringy, B-movie schlock

With the release of Hans Petter Moland’s “Cold Pursuit,” we have the most recent occurrence of a filmmaker remaking his own film. In the past, we’ve seen this from Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Man Who Knew Too Much” (1934 and 1956); Frank Capra’s “Broadway Bill” (1934) and “Riding High” (1950); Woody Allen’s “Crimes and...

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Panic! At the Disco swinging through Albuquerque for their Pray For The Wicked tour

Pop-punk band Panic! At the Disco is performing tonight (Tuesday) at Albuquerque’s Tingley Coliseum as part of their Pray For The Wicked Tour. Betty Who and Two Feet will open for the band.

The 2000s emo’s favorite band’s tour comes after their June 2018 release of their latest album, “Pray for the Wicked.” According to...

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Albuquerque and Denver among Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Farewell Tour cities

Albuquerque and Denver are among the cities that will get to wave goodbye to Lynyrd Skynyrd on the band’s Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour.

The rock band will perform Aug. 9 at the Isleta Amphitheater in Albuquerque and Sept. 21 at Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre in Denver.

The tour began May 4, 2018, at...

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Durango’s February music lineup you should check out

There’s a whole lotta music that’ll be hitting the streets, er, stages of Durango this chilly February. Check out these upcoming shows coming to Southwest Colorado.

Feb. 9Stillhouse Junkies EP Release Pary with Russick Smith

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From Serenity to M. Night Shyamalan’s Glass: When taking risks in filmmaking backfires

The second half of winter in January and early February are usually the crap shoot months, when movie studios dump their less-than-stellar features that aren’t poised to be hits. A good example of a typically bad January movie is “Replicas,” from the first week of 2019. It’s an amalgam of obviously bad CGI, actors phoning in...

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Comedy giants Nick Kroll and Jason Mantzoukas among Telluride Comedy Festival performers

The Telluride Comedy Festival is bringing in the big guns for their annual laugh fest.

Comedy giants Nick Kroll – creator of Netflix’s “Big Mouth” – and festival-veteran Jason Mantzoukas are among those who will perform at the 20th annual show Feb. 14-17 at the Sheridan Opera House in Telluride, Colorado. The festival...

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Welcome, winter: From Beirut to Orville Peck, here’s what’s ahead for new music albums

Well, winter is very much here. I mean HERE, here and not going anywhere anytime soon. With early morning getting-to-work temperatures hovering somewhere in the single digits to early teens, the cold arrived along with the snow and is most definitely sticking around. It’s cold, no matter which Southwestern town you call...

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Neko Case storming the gates of Meow Wolf in sold-out concert

It probably shouldn’t surprise you that tickets to see Neko Case – who released her new album, “Hell-On,” in March 2018 – have already sold out. After all, the indie rock singer-songwriter’s music has been described as “a mystic slow-burner worthy of Stevie Nicks” by Pitchfork, and her voice as sounding “like it originates...

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SAGs 2019 recap: This is the least exciting awards season of the decade

After a bewildering start to the televised portion of awards season with the Golden Globes three weeks ago, the season has continued to be perplexing, this time with the Screen Actors Guild awards.

We saw Glenn Close and Mahershala Ali win Best Actress and Best Supporting Actor for “The Wife” and “Green Book,”...

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