MEMPHIS

10/20/2014 6:40 pm
10/23/2014 7:05 pm
Mon.-Thur. Oct. 20-23: Memphis (dir. Tim Sutton - 2014 - 82m)
A strange singer with god given talent drifts through the mythic city of Memphis under its canopy of ancient oak trees, shattered windows, and burning spirituality. Surrounded by lovers, legends, hustlers, preachers, and a wolfpack of kids, the unstable performer avoids the recording studio and is driven to learn his own form of self-discovery. Shown in fragments, his journey drags him from love and happiness right to the edge of another dimension. Featuring an explosive performance and score from singular recording artist-cum-wizard (and former ABQ local) Willis Earl Beal, MEMPHIS is a film steeped in folklore, music, surrealism, and the abstract search for glory. Salon article on why movies like this matter.
@ The Guild Cinema (3405 Central NE) 6:45pm ONLY, no matinees

ROUGH CUTS

10/21/2014 7:25 pm
10/21/2014 9:10 pm
punk/feminist filmmaker Jacqueline Mary will share her experimental queer film program Rough Cuts, offering a sneak peak at radical works in progress. Descriptions of scenes will be available prior to screening, Q&A to follow, @ The Tannex (1417 4th SW) 7:30pm, $5. This is an adults-only event. WARNING: Some scenes may be triggering, please practice self-care as preparation for attending this event.

Burtshow

10/21/2014 9:03 pm
10/22/2014 1:03 am
Crosss (Montreal- http://crosss.bandcamp.com)
Blique (members of Train Conductor, Gusher, Young Lungs, last show!)
Time Parents (Members of Fort Hobo, Nose Blonde, Night Snake)
@ Burt’s Tiki Lounge (313 Gold SW, downtown) 9:30pm, 21+

Low Life Happy Hour w/DJs Caterwaul & RyGar

10/24/2014 5:59 pm
10/24/2014 8:59 pm
Fri. Oct. 24- Low Life Happy Hour w/ DJs Caterwaul & Rygar
“Low” as in downtown, underground, lowdown’n’dirty; featuring Garage & Psych, Roots & Raw, Post- & Punk, Freak & Funk, Rock & Wave, Vinyl & Voodoo... Mixed Media, fo’show.
@ Blackbird Buvette (509 Central NW, downtown) during Happy Hour (6-9pm), FREE 21+

SIIICK EVIL SHIZZ

10/24/2014 9:10 pm
10/25/2014 1:10 am
Fri. Oct. 24- SIIICK EVIL SHIZZ
Old and Ill (Las Cruces/Austin Doom- https://oldandill.bandcamp.com)
Curse (Balitimore Doom/Electronic- http://cursebaltimore.bandcamp.com)
@ Burt’s Tiki Lounge (313 Gold SW, downtown) 9:30pm, 21+ bring donation$, there’s 4 touring bands!

HalloFest 2014

10/25/2014 6:04 pm
10/26/2014 1:04 am
Sat. Oct. 25- Hallo Fest 2014
La Haine (Screamo/PostHC)
Hollow Tongue (Record Release show-http://hollowtongue.bandcamp.com)
Catholic Girls (Denver HC)
Timestable (ex-Sputniq)
Saintly Rows (Screamo)
Crime Lab (Sadguystuff: Oskar Petersen + members of Zagadka, Sweet Weapons)
Dog Chasing Cat (Emo)
Resentment (HC)
CRTTRZ (Math-rock)
Soul (Punk/HC from members of Noir, Hollow Tongue, Harbors)
Slothclaw (chaotic stuff)
@ The Foxhole (315 Girard SE) starts 6pm sharp, FREE, all ages

Hashishin Soundclash

10/25/2014 10:00 pm
10/26/2014 1:18 am
Sat. Oct. 25- Hashishin Soundclash: Left_Handed_Electrønyx 1.0
Dj Imeh (https://soundcloud.com/dj-imeh)
performances by mystery local/s: El Yonquero / Hosomi no otoko (Will M.)
A/V set: VHS TEA
@ Blackbird Buvette (509 Central NW, downtown) 10pm Free 21+

Tannex songsters

10/28/2014 7:36 pm
10/28/2014 9:55 pm
Christian Lee Hutson (Nashville singster)
AJ Woods (local singer-songwriter- http://woods.bandcamp.com)
@ The Tannex (1417 4th SW) 7:30pm, $5

Smut Trivia: Halloween-style!

10/30/2014 7:00 pm
10/30/2014 9:00 pm
Thurs. Oct. 30: Smut Trivia: Halloween-style!
Fundraiser for the newly-acquitted Pornotopia! film fest (Nov.13-16)
@ The Tannex (1417 4th SW) 7-9pm
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