A Great Test of Democracy in Albuquerque

FNS News To fns_nmsu-l Apr 20 at 11:42 PM FNS Feature A Great Test of Democracy in Albuquerque With each passing day, the uproar over shootings by the Albuquerque Police Department (APD) is transforming into a broader struggle over governance. Apart from basic issues of justice and human rights, defining...

The Moth Radio Hour

The Moth is an organization dedicated to the art of storytelling. It is audio and video of novice storytellers living ordinary lives and experiencing something extraordinary. The directors at The Moth work with each storyteller to help with the presentation. The Moth began in 1997 by George Dawes Green, a...

Harsh

“Harsh” We are discussing Austria – 1938. The Nazis, easily, took over. Millions of Austrians stayed. Thousands left. I speak of resistance: Fighting or passive. She ends the conversation: “You don’t know that survival is all that matters. “You want heroes, “But again, it’s survival.” Eugene “Gene” Novogrodsky mid-April 2014...

Border Narco War Returns

April 16, 2014 Tamaulipas News Border Narco War Returns In the northern Mexican border state of Tamaulipas, the spring of 2014 was ushered in with blood in the streets. Drawing in different factions of organized crime groups and the Mexican army, a multi-sided conflict has left dozens dead, paralyzed cities,...

Boundless 2014

Posted by Daniel Garcia Ordaz on Facebook – Help us welcome the highly-anticipated Boundless 2014, the official anthology of the 7th Annual Rio Grande Valley International Poetry Festival!! The public is invited to meet the anthologized poets on Apr. 24 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the McAllen Chamber of...

Valley Symphony Orchestra & Chorale

Founded in 1952 at Pan American College, the South Texas Symphony Association has grown to comprise the professional Valley Symphony Orchestra and Chorale. Read More This is a video by Kurt Roehm of the Valley Symphony Orchestra’s performance of Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Opus 95 “From the...

White Denim

White Denim is a 4 piece out of Austin. In March 2005, two bands, Parque Touch(trio) and Peach Train(duo), played a show together. After the show Parque T asked one member to play bass…the band became four. In 2006 a member moved to Russia and the remaining power trio changed...

KCRW Presents: Ana Tijoux

April 10, 2014 – Tijoux’s hip-hop style and thoughtful lyrics are informed by music from all over the world. Watch the French-born Chilean musician perform the title track from her new album, Vengo, in the studio. Watch this Ana Tijoux video by KCRW

Store Door

Store Door Within a minute, He, in health, comes through with his friend, Going in they are for a 12-pack. The friend’s heart is shaky, Lip cancer scars his mouth. Friends. A woman comes out. Exercise tights, sweat drops, Healthy greens, soy mild, dark bread. Confident. A son and dad come...

Beats A Blank

Beats A Blank Does it all just beat a blank? The chatter, the hunger, the noise rising up The squalling, squealing, thirst killing sup All other thought and care? And the desires that fall upon us all And the ones rising from the gut that Steam our hearts till the...

The Both

NPR Tiny Desk Concert Series – April 7, 2014 – Singer-songwriters Aimee Mann and Ted Leo often reside at opposite ends of the volume knob. What unfolds in this performance isn’t compromise, though, so much as a creative challenge.

Art Show on Fracking to Open April 18th

Frackaso Press Release Art Show on Fracking to Open April 18th at Esperanza Peace and Justice Center WHAT: Opening Reception for Frackaso: Portraits of Extraction in Eagle Ford and Beyond WHEN: Friday, April 18th, 7-9pm WHERE: Esperanza Peace and Justice Center (922 San Pedro Ave) CONTACT: Marisol Cortez, esperanza@esperanzacenter.org or...

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Valley Symphony Orchestra & Chorale

Founded in 1952 at Pan American College, the South Texas Symphony Association has grown to comprise the professional Valley Symphony Orchestra and Chorale. Read More This is a video by Kurt Roehm of the Valley Symphony Orchestra’s performance of Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Opus 95 “From the...

White Denim

White Denim is a 4 piece out of Austin. In March 2005, two bands, Parque Touch(trio) and Peach Train(duo), played a show together. After the show Parque T asked one member to play bass…the band became four. In 2006 a member moved to Russia and the remaining power trio changed...

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