Trans Peco 2016
  • unnamed-9
    December 9, 2016 · Comments off · Events

    At The Drive In | New Song & Live Dates Confirmed

    At The Drive In has made good on its promise to release new music before the close of 2016. “Governed By Contagions,” from the band’s forthcoming full length album produced by ORL and…

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    December 8, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    The Strokes’ Nick Valensi Launches into Overdrive with CRX

    Text: John R.P. Del Rosario When The Strokes broke out in 2001, they perfected a new iteration of a standard in rock music: the dual-guitar attack. Their 2 guitarists were approaching each song…

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    December 7, 2016 · Comments off · #Marfa, Events

    Announcing Marfa Myths 2017: March 9-12

    Marfa Myths 2017 Lineup: Roky Erickson Perfume Genius & Weyes Blood (Collaborative Performance) Pharoah Sanders Julia Holter Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids Jenny Hval Allah-Las Cate Le Bon Connan Mockasin presents: Bostyn &…

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    December 5, 2016 · 0 Comments · Digital Magazine

    Fusion Magazine #95 | Lights All Night EP 2016

    Issue #95 is here, just in time to end 2016! On the cover we feature Lights All Night El Paso. Headlining the New Year’s Eve Party is EDM giant deadmau5, as well as…

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    December 5, 2016 · Comments off · #Marfa, Events

    Grey Goo Gardens at Ballroom Marfa

    Ballroom Marfa is pleased to announce Grey Goo Gardens, the last of four exhibitions conceived for Arturo Bandini‘s year-long installation in Ballroom’s courtyard. Grey Goo Gardens presents work from Ed Fornieles, Sonja Gerdes,…

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    December 2, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0026

    “Loner” Mykki Blanco feat. Jean Deaux Mykki https://www.facebook.com/MykkiBlanco/ “Dr. Doctor” Holophrase Stay Being https://www.facebook.com/holophrasemusic “Casual Freefall” Dr. Dog Abandoned Mansion https://www.facebook.com/Drdog/ Abandoned Mansion by Dr. Dog “Wonderful” Francobollo Wonderful EP https://www.facebook.com/francobollouk/ “Fire” Justice WOMAN…

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    December 2, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP

    Crafted to Perfection

    Text: Valeria Contreras | Photos: Bobby Gallagher   Tucked away in a corner on Mesa Street, one unique establishment emulates an old traditional style of bartending, offering  innovative and carefully crafted drinks day and…

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    November 30, 2016 · Comments off · #JRZ

    La Escena de Rock de los 90’s en Juárez

    Texto + imágenes: Christian Oaxaca No me cuesta trabajo recordar la escena rockera de Ciudad Juárez. Para mí todo comenzó en 1992, cuando terminaba una escena desgastada de bandas de covers de los 80’s….

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    November 29, 2016 · Comments off · Article

    Tom Waits | Tried and True, Winning for More than Forty Years

    Text: Bryan Sánchez There are countless constants in life: continuous streams of established cycles that work like clockwork and never cease. One of America’s greatest stories is the amazing music that Tom Waits…

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    November 18, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0025

    “Kitana” Princess Nokia 1992 https://www.facebook.com/Princess-Nokia-262313607311498/ “Redbone” Childish Gambino Awaken, My Love! https://www.facebook.com/donaldglover/ “Stop Me (Stop You”)” Nick Murphy https://www.facebook.com/Chetfaker/ “Hello Hi” Zebra Katz https://www.facebook.com/ZebraKatz/ “CHANTRIERI” BREATHERRR ALMOND NOIR https://www.facebook.com/breatherrr999/    

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    November 16, 2016 · Comments off · #San Antonio, Music

    Mala Luna Music Festival 2016 | Recap & Photo Gallery

    Mala Luna Music Festival was hands down one of the best music festivals of the year. The event took place on October 29th and 30th at the Lone Star Brewery that is located…

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    November 5, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    She Wants Revenge | 10 Years of Revenge

    Text: Isabel Aleman | Photos: Courtesy of She Wants Revenge When you hear the dark mysterious music of She Want Revenge earlier fans will be transported back to 2006 when they first heard…

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    November 5, 2016 · Comments off · Home

    A Brand New experience @ El Paso County Coliseum

    Brand New @ El Paso County Coliseum. Txt & Photos: Kimmy Quan. The past few months have been nothing short of eventful for Brand New fans: from the rumored breakup, the teased album,…

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    November 3, 2016 · Comments off · #JRZ, Home

    Our Brightest Star | Remembering Juan Gabriel

    Text: Valeria Contreras | Photos: Alex Durán “Se ve, se siente, Juan Gabriel esta presente!” “He can be seen, he can be felt, Juan Gabriel is here!” a crowd of fans erupted as they…

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    November 2, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP

    Tippi Teas | Instant Karma

    Text: Valeria Contreras |  Photos: Alex Durán As thunderstorms bring new life to the desert, the instantly recognizable scent of summer rain follows. Temperatures drop and a chance of the sniffles lingers—causing colds and…

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    October 28, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Home

    Striking Gold on Cincinnati

    Text: Valeria Contreras | Photos: Carlos Flores On the corner of Mesa and Cincinnati, there’s a long history of bars that have been the go-to place for the people of El Paso. Although…

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    October 25, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events, Home

    HEALTH

    Text: Eric Acosta | Photos: Sesse Lind L.A. quartet HEALTH returned to El Paso Wednesday, November 9, with their cochlea quaking noise-rock  at The Lowbrow Palace. “We’re excited to be in El Paso,…

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    October 25, 2016 · Comments off · #JRZ, Events

    Color Fest 2016

    Un innovador proyecto que reinventa la escena cultural mostrando una perspectiva diferente y unica de los festivales que han llegado a la ciudad. Color Fest es un festival que une la música electrónica…

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    October 24, 2016 · Comments off · #JRZ

    Proyectos Impala

    Texto: Alba García | Fotos: Cortesía de Proyectos Impala ¨El arte no puede cambiar al mundo, pero contribuye a cambiar la conciencia y encamina al hombre y la mujer que puede.¨ — Herbert…

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    October 23, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Home, Interview

    Enterprising Cultural Visionary at a Glance | Valentin Sandoval

    Text: Denise Nelson Prieto | Photos: Alex Durán At any given time you’ll find Valentin Sandoval involved in some manner of artistic endeavor. Whether he’s working on promotional material to market a friend’s…

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    October 22, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0024

    “Ghosts” Katie Kim Salt https://www.facebook.com/DANCEKATIEKIMDANCE/ “Polly” Whitney Light Upon the Lake https://www.facebook.com/whitneychicago/ “Espejismo” Felipe el Hombre https://www.facebook.com/felipeelhombreoficial “Steep Hills” Alabama Deathwalk Steep Hills https://www.facebook.com/alabamadeathwalk/ “Katy-Anne Bellis” Hooton Tennis Club Big Box of Chocolates…

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    October 20, 2016 · Comments off · #CUU, Interview

    Paul & Carlos | Dos Güeros en Chihuahua 2000

    Texto: Rafael A. Revilla Romero | Fotos: Elen Squirrel Los humanos etiquetamos todo para poder comprenderlo, procesar toda la información en nuestra cabeza y así descartarla, en la música pasa lo mismo, etiquetamos géneros…

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    October 20, 2016 · Comments off · Home

    Jim Ward | Guided by Music

    Text: Denise Nelson Prieto | Photos: Zach Passero & Peter Kupfer Seminal El Paso musician and business owner, Jim Ward, is on a mission: getting out of the way and letting things happen…

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    October 19, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Art, Events

    Celebration To Offer Wine, Dance, And Divination

    Nequim Pin-Up & Boudoir Photography is hosting its annual birthday bash Saturday, October 22. “Wine & Divine” is the aptly named celebration that is being billed as an adult Halloween event. “Wine &…

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    October 18, 2016 · Comments off · Fusion Gallery

    Fusion Gallery | Joaquín Nava

    Texto: Rafael A. Revilla Romero. Joaquín Nava es un diseñador chihuahuense que se ha especializado en ilustración y mercadotecnia con su despacho “Artería El Diablo”. Entre sus más recientes trabajos está la serie…

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    October 18, 2016 · Comments off · Events

    Sigur Rós at Orpheum Theater

    Text+photos: Saúl Torres This Sigur Rós performance has been one of the most beautiful sounding and powerful in years; unlike the last times, besides of a whole orchestra act, this time, only Jónsi…

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    October 18, 2016 · Comments off · #San Antonio, Events, Music

    Mala Luna Music Festival

    Scoremore Shows has done it again. The promoting group responsible for Neon Desert Music Festival here in El Paso has decided to give San Antonio a glimpse of the music festival life. On…

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    October 17, 2016 · Comments off · Home

    Bob Dylan & 20,000 Almas

    Texto: Rafael A. Revilla Romero | Fotos: Rocco Revilla & Miguel Por fin se llegaba el día, Bob Dylan daría su tan esperado concierto gratuito en la ciudad de Zacatecas (gracias al Festival Cultural),…

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    October 16, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Real Live: Bob Dylan at the Abraham Chavez Theatre

    Text: Daniel Salas   With one of the most consistent and long running music careers of all time, singer/songwriter folk legend Bob Dylan is still delivering top quality recordings and astounding live performances after…

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    October 14, 2016 · Comments off · Article

    Juan Gabriel: El Sueño Mexicano

    Texto: Björzh Z. | Ilustración: Medusczka  A estas alturas la historia de la vida de Juan Gabriel es como un credo religioso conocido por la mayoría de los mexicanos. Que si lo abandonaron de…

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    October 13, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Chalk the Block 2016 Ups the Ante Once Again

    Text: Denise Nelson Prieto | Photos courtesy of MCAD This year’s ninth annual Chalk The Block (CTB) is set to take over downtown’s Arts Festival Plaza. Scheduled for October 14—16, the region’s largest public…

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    October 12, 2016 · Comments off · Digital Magazine

    Fusion Magazine #94 | My Own Beloved Bob Dylan

    After a 10 year wait, music icon Bob Dylan visits El Paso Texas again as part of his Never Ending Tour this coming October 19 and will grace our 94th issue cover illustrated…

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    October 11, 2016 · Comments off · Interview, Interviews, Music

    El Otro Simpson… Ahuevo!

    Texto: Rafael A. Revilla  Jorge Alberto Beltrán, más conocido como Simpson Ahuevo, es una cara conocida del hip-hop nacional, desde hace tiempo no hay alguien que de verdad haga algo distinto en esta esta…

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    October 8, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0023

    “Lonely World” Moses Sumney Lamentations https://www.facebook.com/mosessumney/ “In Love” Soft Hair Soft Hair https://www.facebook.com/softhairband/ “She’s So Untouchable” Garden City Movement https://www.facebook.com/GardenCityMovement/ “Attitude” Weirdo https://www.facebook.com/weirdoband “Slipping” Jagwar Ma Every Now & Then https://www.facebook.com/JagwarMa/    

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    October 6, 2016 · Comments off · Events

    Local Musicians Unite for a Good Cause

    Text: Fusion Staff The village of Vinton and Keep Vinton Beautiful are encouraging citizens to grow it local and keep it local with the Village Vibes Music Festival. The first of its kind,…

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    October 3, 2016 · Comments off · #JRZ, Art

    ¿Quién Es Ese Colgado En La Nariz De Juan Gabriel?

    Texto: Rafael A. Revilla R. | Fotos: Nicolath, Miguel Ángel Mendoza. Arturo Damasco Martínez es el creador del famoso mural de Juan Gabriel, ubicado en la calle Juárez, pero el englobar toda su obra…

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    September 30, 2016 · Comments off · Home, The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0022

    “Mantis Religiosa” Protistas Mantis Religiosa https://www.facebook.com/ReinoProtista/ “Young Robot” Dance Gavin Dance Mothership https://www.facebook.com/DanceGavinDance/ “Teresa” Mi Nave Tristeza https://www.facebook.com/minavee/ Tristeza by Mi Nave “Pasantía” Queridas Heridas https://www.facebook.com/queridashienas/ Heridas by Queridas “Noa Noa” Magiobus Mis…

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    September 28, 2016 · Comments off · #Marfa, Events

    Marfa Live Arts & Bill Daniel Screens Chip Lord’s MOTORIST

    On Friday at dusk, Marfa Live Arts, Bill Daniel and The Lumberyard present MOTORIST, a movie by Chip Lord featuring Jo Harvey Allen. MOTORIST follows the driver of a 1962 Thunderbird as he…

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    September 26, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Article

    Pase Usted | Dave’s Pawn Shop

    Texto + fotos: Jorge A. Hernández La zona centro de El Paso no ofrece otra cosa más que especiales en ropa hecha por orientales, ofertas llamativas de préstamos por medio de financieras y…

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    September 23, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0021

    “Dear Tommy” Chromatics Dear Tommmy https://www.facebook.com/CHROMATICSBAND/ “Pens” Tancred Out of the Garden https://www.facebook.com/tancredmusic/ “Everyone Talking Over Everyone Else” Norma Jean Polar Similar https://www.facebook.com/normajean/ “Anvil” Lorn Vessel https://www.facebook.com/lornnn/ “Evan Evan” Pale Dīan Narrow Birth…

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    September 23, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Art

    Wandering Along La Frontera: Camera in Hand | Foto Frontera 2016

    Wandering Along La Frontera: Camera in Hand With the month of September comes the last exciting home stretch of the 2016 art and cultural calendar in El Paso and Cd. Juarez area. It…

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    September 22, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Mother of Pearl Block Party Recap

    Text + photos: Josh Luna This year Mother of Pearl Vinyl teamed up with Western Tech to bring together the Mother of Pearl Block Party. The festivities took over the streets of Union…

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    September 21, 2016 · Comments off · Writing

    Aspira

    Texto: Jorge A. Hernández Serie dividida en temporadas con un prólogo y un epílogo. PRÓLOGO Él es Felipe, hombre de 30 años con cara de esquizofrénico. Hijo único. Su padre es un vendedor…

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    September 20, 2016 · Comments off · Art, Fusion Gallery

    Fusion Gallery | M((((O))))U

        Texto: Rafael A. Revilla Romero El trabajo de Mou se resume básicamente a psicodelia pura, pero no pensemos en esa psicodelia de los 70’s, si no en psicodelia a base de haber…

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    September 16, 2016 · Comments off · Home

    The Rise of Nine Ra

    Hip hop artist Jesse Garcia recently dropped his seven-song EP “Bus Pass.”  He goes by the name Nine Ra and he and fellow rapper, Tae Zu, have organized the show “The FIRE Rises:…

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    September 15, 2016 · 0 Comments · #ELP, Events

    Yngwie Malmsteen at Tricky Falls this September 16

    Very few moments in our lives do we get to witness legends stand before us. This Friday September 16, 2016 at Tricky Falls we will get to see not only a music legend…

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    September 15, 2016 · Comments off · #JRZ, Interview, Music

    Los Lagartos: Rockabiliando en las calles de Ciudad Juárez

    Conformada por Dorian Rodríguez como vocalista y contrabajista, Omar Yépez en la batería y Abdel Herrera en la guitarra, Los Lagartos es una banda juarense influenciada por la música de los años 50’s,…

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    September 14, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events, Home

    Amongst the Sea of Sweaty Bodies | Tiger Army at El Paso, Tx

    Text and Photo: Isabel Aleman Amongst the sea of sweaty bodies pushing forward, I look over my shoulder I noticed a man grasping for a fallen cup of beer taking the last whisk…

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    September 13, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events, Home

    The Mother of Pearl Block Party is Back!

    Photos: Héctor Riveroll The Mother of Pearl Block Party is back for its second year Saturday September 17th, with a film festival leading into the event that week . If you missed it…

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    September 11, 2016 · Comments off · #CUU, Home

    Entre Libros, Playboys Setenteras y un Gato Somnoliento

    Texto: Rafael A. Revilla Romero | Fotos: Daniela Acosta Sabemos que el internet está cambiando nuestra vida, las redes sociales, los blogs, periódicos y medios impresos ayudan bastante a esparcir la información rápidamente,…

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    September 9, 2016 · 0 Comments · #ELP, Art

    El Paso’s Own Masters of Puppets

    Text: Denise Nelson Prieto El Paso is home to scores of talented artists who work in all mediums. While this situation is great for  art buyers, collectors, and enthusiasts, it presents a challenge…

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    September 9, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0020

      “La Alberca” Nelson y los Filisteos Tibio https://www.facebook.com/nelsonylosfilisteos “Speedboat Dreaming” FFUG https://www.facebook.com/YFfug/ “Scream (It’s Eating Me Alive)” Grand Theft Brown Acid: The Third Trip “Bad Girl” Night Club https://www.facebook.com/nightclubband “Shivering” Pamphleteers The…

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    September 8, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP

    Rockabilly Photoshoot

    Rockabilly Photoshoot by: Nequim Pin-Up & Boudoir Photography Studio Models: Scarlett Vondetta & Asa Leveaux

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    September 7, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP

    The Pizza Joint’s Challenge—Accepted

    Text: Valeria Contreras | Photos: Alex Durán Pepperoni. Cheese. Pierre’s Red. Oh, and don’t you dare leave that freshly baked crust behind. At The Pizza Joint, Mel Maese and her team have been…

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    September 6, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Great American Rockabilly Riot 2016 Photo Recap

    The Great American Rockabilly Riot just celebrated its fifth edition and we share with you a photo recap of the event by Adam Tellez. Enjoy it!  

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    September 5, 2016 · Comments off · Fusion Gallery

    Fusion Gallery | Christin Apodaca

    Christin Apodaca was born and raised in El Paso, Texas. Apodaca found an interest in drawing when she was in high school and later studied art in college. She attended UTEP for a…

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    September 4, 2016 · Comments off · #Marfa

    Destination: Wide Open Spaces and Big Skies

    Text + photos: Alex Durán Some of Tim Crowley’s early memories of Marfa involve wide open spaces and big skies. Crowley, an attorney and businessman, grew up in Los Angeles but left the…

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    September 3, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0019

    “The Hired Hand” Wovenhand Star Treatment https://www.facebook.com/wovenhandofficial/ “Community” Radar Eyes Radiant Remains https://www.facebook.com/radareyeschicago         “Face of Kindness” Jail Weddings Blood Moon Blue https://www.facebook.com/jailweddings “Postcard” Balance and Composure Light We Made…

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    September 2, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP

    Orange Anima

    Text: Agelica8AV | Photos: Alex Durán Psychedelic-rock band Orange Anima has proven to be thoroughly innovative and energizing, really winning people over. Ángel Aguirre (born in El Paso, Tx) came up with the…

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    August 31, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    I Spit On Your Grave And Mess With Your Head: The Mad Genius of The Gaslamp Killer

    Text: Rafael A. Revilla Romero | Photos: Courtesy of The Gaslamp Killer The first time listened to The Gaslamp Killer was quite an experience. I heard the song “When I´m in Awe,” and…

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    August 30, 2016 · Comments off · #JRZ

    Juan Gabriel: Eterno e Inolvidable

    Texto: Björzh Z | Fotos: Jorge A. Hernández Desde el mediodía del domingo que se anunció oficialmente la muerte de Juan Gabriel, una de las máximas figuras de la música y cultura mexicana, tres…

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    August 29, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, #JRZ, Events

    Reclaim The River

    Text + photos: Zeke Peña The river has always been the foundation of life in this area and although water now comes from our faucets, it’s worth remembering that we live in a…

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    August 28, 2016 · Comments off · Article, Music

    Wanda Jackson: La Primera De Todas

    Texto: Björzh Z | Foto: Wanda Jackson “… Hay mucha sangre en el piso del escenario. Es como si hubiese habido una masacre descomunal apenas se ha oscurecido el foro. Todos los asistentes a unos…

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    August 27, 2016 · Comments off · Home

    The Lost And Found | Gene Vincent

    One of the pioneers of that “wild sound” known as rock and roll and rockabilly is Gene Vincent, born in Norfolk, Virginia. Comrades of Vincent of the same strain of rock are Eddie…

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    August 25, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    The Man Who Put Wild In The Wild West

    Text: Valeria Contreras | Photo: Courtesy of Reverend Horton Heat At the upcoming Great American Rockabilly Riot, you’ll be able to hear rockabilly music booming, with an energetic performance by none other than…

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    August 24, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Home

    Moto-vated: Keepin’ Cool, Custom Cars

    Text: Valeria Contreras | Photos: Adam Avenue Kustom Kulture is a sort of umbrella term that encompasses the art and cars, as well as the distinct fashion style, created by those with a…

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    August 23, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Great American Rockabilly Riot 2016

    Text: Denise Nelson-Prieto Art comes in many forms. From erudite artists such as Monet, Da Vinci, and Vermeer, to oft-considered “lowbrow” artists Banksy and Von Dutch, the differentiation lies not in the style,…

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    August 22, 2016 · Comments off · Digital Magazine

    Fusion Magazine #93 | ROCKABILLY RIOT 2016

    THE GREAT AMERICAN ROCKABILLY RIOT 2016 and FUSION MAGAZINE issue #93 are here! This month we highlight the Rockabilly Riot 2016, an event full of music, hot-rods, pin-ups, bike shows, food and much more, including Reverend Horton Heat, the psychobilly and…

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    August 21, 2016 · Comments off · Home

    Transfronteriza Cultural Week

    Un espacio autónomo que es creado para comprender y construir canales de comunicación entre los límites geográficos, usando el lenguaje del arte, el periodismo, la investigación, la fotografía, la música, la antropología social…

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    August 20, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Touché Amoré Live

      Photos + text: Saúl Torres With a fourth album on it’s way, Touché Amoré is touring this whole month along with Ceremony and Gouge Away, and after many years, they are playing…

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    August 16, 2016 · Comments off · #JRZ, Events

    Salón Acapulco en Juárez

    Springfield Bar presenta a uno de los proyectos mexicanos de música electrónica con mayor presencia a nivel nacional e internacional: ¡Salón Acapulco! Un set en vivo que te transporta a una fiesta llena de…

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    August 12, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    MSTRKRFT at El Paso

    MSTRKRFT is visiting El Paso to play a show at Club 301 on September 16. For OPERATOR, MSTRKRFT invited noise and hardcore pioneer Sonny Kay [Angel Hair, The VSS] to add his visceral…

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    August 11, 2016 · Comments off · #CUU, Art

    Miguel Valverde | Raíces de Vida y Muerte

    Entre la vida y la muerte están el ego y el corazón. Muchos consideran estos términos como opuestos, otros los articulan como complementarios. Raíces de Vida y Muerte es la obra plástica bajo…

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    August 7, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Article

    A “Bitter” History

    Text by: Michelle Fierro, Bar Owner & Bartender at The Black Orchid Lounge Every time I get to bartend at my bar, I always get this familiar and often asked question from my patrons: “What…

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    August 5, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0018

    “Running Away” Omar Rodríguez-López Corazones https://www.facebook.com/ORLProjects/ “El Rollo” Clubz https://www.facebook.com/clubzclubz/ “Cable” Caustic Resin  The Medicine Is All Gone “Glorious Man” Quin Galavis My Life in Steel and Concrete https://www.facebook.com/QuinG/ “Torbellino” Marineros https://www.facebook.com/omarineros/  

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    August 2, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Art, Interview, Local

    Artspace El Paso Lofts: A Turning Point for the Creative Community

    Artspace El Paso Lofts: A Turning Point for the Creative Community By Miguel Juárez | July 26, 2016 During their visit to El Paso, I scheduled to interview Joe Butler, Asset Manager and Sarah…

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    August 2, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Art, Events

    Bravo/Grande Community Arts Project

    BRAVO/GRANDE is a community arts project focusing on the middle Rio Grande/Río Bravo and living people of the region. Through creative collaborative efforts this project raises awareness about the current state of the…

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    August 1, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events, Interviews

    We Play Rock N’ Roll: An Interview with Madeline Follin of Cults

    Text: Alex Durán | Photo: Olivia Malone   New York City rock band Cults continue to build a cult-like fan base because of their captivating indie-pop melodies and elaborate touring schedule. Their success…

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    August 1, 2016 · Comments off · Events, Home, Music

    Cigarettes After Sex Announce Tour With Garbage

    Brooklyn-based ambient pop collective Cigarettes After Sex just announced their September tour opening for Garbage. Cigarettes After Sex is led by songwriter Greg Gonzalez & is currently based out of Brooklyn, NY. Formed in…

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    July 29, 2016 · Comments off · Lost and Found

    The Lost and Found | The Dream Syndicate

    The Dream Syndicate The Days of Wine and Roses—1982 Text by: Daniel Salas   The Byrds just never get enough credit for their obvious influence in music. Roger Mcguinn’s jangly Rickenbacker guitar rings…

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    July 27, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Blink 182 at Don Haskins : PHOTO GALLERY

    Photos: Saúl Torres

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    July 27, 2016 · Comments off · #JRZ, Events

    La City Ride | Rodando por Juárez y Le Tour de Juanga

    Texto: Rafael A. Revilla R. La bicicleta siempre ha estado presente en nuestras ciudades, de alguna manera u otra, miles de personas se trasladan diariamente a sus trabajos en ellas en todo el…

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    July 25, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP

    El Paso Brewing Co. Slated to Open Soon

    Text: Denise Nelson Prieto | Photos: Alex Durán The opening of the city’s newest local brewery, El Paso Brewing Co., is right around the corner. Co-owner and brewer Carlos Guzman envisioned opening the…

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    July 24, 2016 · Comments off · Interview, Music

    Porter: La Maquinaria Perfecta

      Texto: Björzh Znchz | Foto: Cortesía de Porter Si Juan Son siendo su vocalista fundador, aportó mucho del encanto que cautivó a miles de seguidores,  la dinámica nigromántica que han logrado Fernando de la…

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    July 22, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0017

    “Chihuahua 2000”, de Paul y Carlos. https://www.facebook.com/musicadepaulycarlos/   “Niños”, de Parábolas del Bosque, parte de Niños. https://www.facebook.com/parabolasdelbosque/ Niños by Parábolas del Bosque “Playera Negra”, de Young Tender. https://www.facebook.com/youngtenderoficial/ “Lunares”,  de URSS Bajo el Árbol. https://www.facebook.com/urssbajoelarbolmx/ “Flotando”,…

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    July 21, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Home, Interview, Music

    Holy Wave | Psychedelic Playland

    Snuggled up close together with cold booze in hand, Austin based psychedelic rock band Holy Wave play a packed house at Monarch Bar in El Paso. The bass and drums warmly fill the…

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    Fusion Gallery | Chris Yerington

    Texto: Rafael A. Revilla R. “All Eyez On Me” dice Tupac Shakur en uno de sus éxitos, no estaba tan equivocado, los ojos siempre han sido nuestra manera de acceder a los sentimientos…

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    July 19, 2016 · Comments off · #CUU, Events

    Exposición VI Aniversario: Chihuahua en Bicicleta

      Chihuahua en Bicicleta cumple 6 años de defender los derechos del ciclista, el peatón y la movilidad en Chihuahua, e invita a todos a su exposición de bicicletas, fotografía y carteles. ¡Este…

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    July 18, 2016 · Comments off · Digital Magazine

    Fusion Magazine #92 | Psychedelic Playland

    THE 92nd ISSUE OF FUSION IS HERE! Featuring one of the best bands to come out of El Paso in recent years, Holy Wave. Interviewed at Western Playland, the band speaks with us…

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    July 15, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0016

    “Teorías”, by Quiero Club, part of Oportunidades de Oro. https://www.facebook.com/quieroclub/ “Beyond Punderdome”, by Dad Jokes, part of Dad Max. https://www.facebook.com/dadjokesmusic Dad Max by dad jokes “Burning Down”, by SVVAMP, part of SVVAMP. https://www.facebook.com/SwampJKPG/…

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    July 14, 2016 · Comments off · #Marfa

    Marfa Film Festival Returns

    On Wednesday July 13th, the Marfa Film Festival festival opens earlier that evening at Crowley Theatre, with a 5pm screening of Transpecos, a gritty tale of corruption in the ranks of the Texas…

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    July 13, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Interviews, Music

    Robert Ellis to Promote Self-Titled Release at Tricky Falls

    Singer/songwriter Robert Ellis is stopping in El Paso on Friday, July 15th at Tricky Falls to promote his recently-released, eponymous studio album. Ellis is a master of seamlessly blending jazz, country, and pop,…

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    July 12, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP

    Local Boutique Caters To The Kink Lifestyler and Kink-Curious

    *BDSM stands for Bondage and Submission/ Domination & Submission/ Sadism & Masochisn “Necessity is the mother of invention.”—The creators of Hell Paso Alternative Wear boutique have taken that adage as creed, and established…

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    July 9, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0015

    “Augustine” by Blood Orange, part of Freetown Sound. https://www.facebook.com/devhynes “Wire” by Omni, part of Deluxe. https://www.facebook.com/omniatl/ “Circles” by Halycine, part of In the Salt. https://www.facebook.com/halycine “Carborro” by Milemarker, part of Overseas. https://www.facebook.com/milemarkerband/  …

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    July 8, 2016 · Comments off · Home, Music

    Ipecac Recordings Lanza Serie De Discos De Omar Rodríguez-López

    Omar Rodríguez-López (At The Drive In/Mars Volta) presenta una serie de álbumes en solitario a través de Ipecac Recordings con el primer lanzamiento Sworn Virgins disponible digitalmente a partir del próximo 15 de…

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    July 7, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Music

    ALIVE AUDIO BENEFITS LOCAL NON-PROFITS

      Sound company Alive Audio and two local non-profit agencies are collaborating for the third and final Sheltered Hearts benefit show, Sunday, July 10th, at the El Maida Shrine auditorium. The show is…

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    June 29, 2016 · Comments off · #Marfa, Events

    Marfa Live Arts | Benefit Picnic with performance by La Banda

    On Monday, July 4th Marfa Live Arts will host their first Benefit Picnic. The funds raised from this event will provide essential support for future programs for both the schools and the community….

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    June 28, 2016 · Comments off · #Marfa, Events, Home

    Marfa Live Arts | Beyond the Box

    On Saturday, July 2, join Marfa Live Arts for Beyond the Box, an evening of free performance by local artists Riley O’Bryan, Jennie Lyn Hamilton, and Nalu Gruschkus & Ryann Bosetti in three…

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    Volumen 1: La Primera Parte de un Largo Recorrido Musical

    Con el estreno de su primer material discográfico, la banda de rock local Flamél inyecta este material con música original llena de toques de rock contemporáneo y space rock. Flamél nace a finales del…

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    June 23, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Home, Interview

    An Invisible Man in American Society | Interview with Artist and Filmmaker Willie Varela By Miguel Juárez, with Robb Chávez

    Similar to Willie Varela’s style of experimentation in film, like his e-mail article “Remembering Stan Brakhage: An E-mail Conversation between Steve Anker and Willie Varela,” that he and Anker co-authored in Spring/Summer 2005…

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    June 22, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events, Home

    Mexican Institute of Sound Takes Over Tricky

    Mexican music trailblazer Mexican Institute of Sound (MIS) is bringing his distinct blend of music to Tricky Falls, Friday June 24th.  Over a decade in the making, MIS comes from simple beginnings. Mexico…

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    June 18, 2016 · Comments off · Home, The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0014

    “Michel” by Rimagna, part of Súmmum EP. https://www.facebook.com/rimagna.music/ “Era tu Vida” by Pedropiedra, part of Ocho. https://www.facebook.com/pedropiedraoficial/ “Juegos Olímpicos” by Caravana, part of Caminata. https://www.facebook.com/caravanacaravana/ “Mañana” by Bufi, part of Mañana EP. https://www.facebook.com/bufimusic/ “Crush”…

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    June 10, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0013

    “Not My Real Life” by Polyenso, part of Pure in the Plastic. https://www.facebook.com/Polyenso/ “Invisible” by Fakuta, part of Tormenta Solar. https://www.facebook.com/musicafakuta/ “Are You Ready?” by Boris, part of Pink (Deluxe Edition) 3xLP https://www.facebook.com/borisheavyrocks  …

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    June 9, 2016 · Comments off · Music

    Milemarker | Overseas

    Reunited 90s-00s synth punk band Milemarker announce their forthcoming new album and premiere the first track via The Onion AV Club. The full length, Overseas comes out on August 26th via Lovitt Records….

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    June 7, 2016 · Comments off · Home

    Kopi Coffee Brewing Up Something Special

    El Paso’s newest local coffee house, Kopi Coffee at 205 Cincinnati Ave, is brewing up something different: Ahmed Orozco, Kopi Coffee’s owner, is mixing things up to go beyond the usual espresso, latte…

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    June 7, 2016 · Comments off · #Marfa, Art, Events

    Dengue Fever in Marfa

    Ballroom Marfa presents Dengue Fever, the second of four exhibitions conceived for Arturo Bandini‘s year long installation in the courtyard, a perfect copy of their iconic Los Angeles gallery. Dengue Fever, like Vapegoat Rising which…

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    June 6, 2016 · Comments off · Art, Article, Artists

    Kristin Freeman

    Kristin was born and raised in Texas and enjoys spending her free time hiking and swimming in the cool waters of the Blanco River—a nature girl at heart. Kristin finds tremendous inspiration in…

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    June 5, 2016 · Comments off · Film, Home

    Undocumented Freedom

      “I am one out of many”— Those are the very poignant words spoken by Jesús Marin, AKA Beto, in the documentary Undocumented Freedom. Beto is indeed one of many, as he is…

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    June 4, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Helena Goes to Harvard

    Helena Rincón no es una niña común, por ello busca asistir a una Cumbre de Liderazgo, en la Universidad de Harvard, y la forma en que procura cumplir su meta ha tocado el…

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    June 3, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Home, Interviews, Music

    Mattox | El País de los Desaparecidos

    The concept is deep and you may be apathetic to the message, but Miguel Valdez, the mastermind behind experimental/post-rock electronica band Mattox (the name taken from a street in El Paso,TX, that houses…

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    June 1, 2016 · Comments off · Interviews, Music

    Frontera Bugalú | Alma de Jaguar

    One of El Paso‘s most beloved band has returned: with new music and new instrumentation, and keeping their rootsy soud, Frontera Bugalú is ready to share their sounds and vibes they’ve been working…

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    June 1, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Neon Desert Music Festival 2016 Photo Recap

    We hope you didn’t miss this edition of the Neon Desert Music Festival, because it was amazing! We enjoyed acts like Natalia Lafourcade, Deftones, Mark Farina, Tyler, The Creator, Future, Asap Ferg, Mutemath,…

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    May 31, 2016 · Comments off · Home, Interviews, Music

    Los Mundos | Dios es Fuzz

      “Psicodelia mexicana con fuzz envolvente” Así fue cuando le pedí a un amigo que definiera la música de Los Mundos en cinco palabras, todo un reto tomando en cuenta que la música…

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    May 28, 2016 · Comments off · Home

    Natalia siendo Lafourcade.

    La evolución que esta diminuta mujer ha demostrado es impresionante. Cuando irrumpió la escena musical mexicana con su primer sencillo “Busca un Problema” en el año 2002 no dejó indiferente a nadie. Su…

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    May 27, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events, Home, Interview

    Mutemath

    This year’s Neon Desert is offering up some fresh blood for its musical lineup. On the roster is alt-rock quartet Mutemath. The band originated in 2001. With influences that draw from classic and…

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    May 26, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Interview

    Interview with Lise Bjørne Linnert for Desconocida Unknown Ukjent, an art project on the Juárez Femicides

    Art has the power to cross and interconnect borders, lives and memories. Oslo-based artist Lise Bjorne Linnert with Harald Gunnar Paalgard, cinematographer from Dramatiska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden and Marcela Descalzi, a Houston…

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    May 25, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events, Interviews, Music

    A Legend Returns | Mark Farina in El Paso

    Chicago born house legend Mark Farina will bring the party vibes to this years Neon Desert Music Festival. His name has always been a mainstay consistently in the electronic dance scene going way…

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    May 24, 2016 · Comments off · #JRZ, Artists, Events, Interview, Music

    Los Elásticos

    Influenciados por la lucha en el cuadrilátero, el rock y la cultura popular en general, esta agrupación ha creado un concepto que en el escenario representan a la perfección  la fuerza y la…

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    May 23, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Interviews, Local, Music

    Sluur

    Unless you are a creature of the night, you are probably unaware that new-wave still prevails in El Paso’s punk scene. Carrying the banner of their post-punk predecessors, Sluur is El Paso’s most…

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    May 22, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Neon Desert Music Festival 2016

    For the last 6  years Neon Desert Music Festival has never ceased to amaze us. The homegrown event combines, music, art, food and drink and has become the borderland’s biggest, most diverse festival…

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    May 21, 2016 · Comments off · Digital Magazine

    Fusion Magazine #91 | Neon Desert Music Festival 2016

    Neon Desert Music Festival​ is back ready to kick us off into festival season Memorial Day weekend with an incredible line-up of talent featuring: Tyler, the Creator​, Deftones​, Future​, A$AP FERG, Natalia Lafourcade​,…

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    May 20, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0012

    “En Domingo las Niñas van a Jugar al Parque” by Coma Pony, part of Pony en Coma. https://www.facebook.com/cmvpny/ <a href=”http://cmvpny.bandcamp.com/album/pony-en-coma”>Pony en Coma by Coma Pony</a> “100k” by Antwon, part of Double Ecstasy. https://www.facebook.com/TheeAntwon/…

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    May 19, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Artists, Interviews, Music

    The Wicked Sounds of Miss Gulch

      Returning home to their roots under the sun, Miss Gulch brings a refreshing electronic sound to El Paso’s very own artistic community. Made up of Genevieve Baker on organ and vocals, Marco…

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    May 18, 2016 · Comments off · Article, Events

    Tingladography | Sí Quiero

    Tingladography recientemente ha inaugurado la cuarta exposición sobre fotografía intervenida con el titulo “SÍ QUIERO” Las fotografías que se presentan son imágenes de estudio 8×10” plata gelatina, de bodas de los años veinte,…

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    May 18, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events, Home

    The Cure in El Paso

    The Cure stopped in El Paso to perform one of their 27 dates of the North American tour with The Twilight Sad, a very melancholic and energetic post punk band from Scotland as…

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    May 17, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Girl Bosses EP

    Girl Bosses EP is a platform to represent a community among self-identified women in the creative industry: fashion, music, art, entrepreneurs and more. It is a project run by Le Trendy Shop with the intention of…

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    May 16, 2016 · Comments off · Article, Artists

    Hudson Mohawke | Un Oráculo Electrónico

    Ross Birchard luce como un tipo promedio de treinta años que gusta de la música electrónica en el sur de Escocia. Su perfil tímido y simple lo hace parecer en ocasiones falto de…

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    May 15, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Interview

    Rulis’ International Kitchen: A Great Little Gourmet Dive

      When I think of Rulis’ International Kitchen, I always picture Chef Ruli and I having a conversation about what “a great little gourmet dive” it is. His enthusiasm towards providing a multi-cultural…

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    May 13, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0011

    “Blicka Blicka” by Rome Fortune, part of Jerome Raheem Fortune. https://www.facebook.com/RomeFortune/ “Eaten by Worms” by Nothing, part of Tired  of Tomorrow. https://www.facebook.com/BANDOFNOTHING/ “Drone Bomb Me” by Anohni, part of Hopelessness. https://www.facebook.com/AntonyandtheJohnsons/ “Lite Spots”…

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    May 12, 2016 · Comments off · Art, Fusion Gallery

    Fusion Gallery | Enrique Barrios: It’s Art, Dad

    Yo nací en Juárez en el ´82 y nos lanzamos a El Paso en el ´90. En toda mi experiencia escolar siempre batallé con las materias y en vez de poner atención, me…

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    Beer Cocktails: A Revolution In The Making

    If you have ever sat down in a bar on a hot day—especially here in El Paso or Juárez—and ordered a margarita with a tiny bottle of Corona tiled ever so pretty in…

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    May 10, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Interviews

    Deadbeach Brewery | Oasis in the Desert

    El Paso’s love affair with craft beer is mounting and the guys at DeadBeach Brewery have added their delectable creations to the fervor. Co-owners Gabe Montoya, Justin Ordonez and Jason Hunt have opened…

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    May 9, 2016 · Comments off · Artists, Interview

    Fancynatra Y Su Border Mashup

    Cuando conocí a Eloy, fue en una fiesta de un bar de Juárez, con una vibra de reggaetón y cumbias. Me invitaron mis amigas y él estaba tocando, usualmente no iría a una…

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    May 8, 2016 · 0 Comments · #ELP

    Tin Man | Filling Growlers & A Niche

    With more and more craft beer places popping up in El Paso, it’s getting harder to stand out from the crowd. The guys at Tin Man have conquered that obstacle and established the…

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    May 6, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0010

    “Trouble With Boys” by David Bazan, part of Blanco. https://www.facebook.com/davidbazan/ “Your Love” by Frythm. https://www.facebook.com/frythm “Run” by Arabrot, part of The Gospel. https://www.facebook.com/arabrotofficial “Resume” by Ghost Against Ghost. https://www.facebook.com/GhostAgainstGhost/ “Mitad de tu Mundo”…

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    May 5, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Sunn O)))

    Sister Bar was the home for Sunn O))), a drone metal band from Seattle, with special guests Big Brave and Hissing. Sunn O))) is known for playing low-end music at a high volume…

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    May 5, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Article

    ELPASO | The Letter to Sub Pop

    ¿Un disco de grunge en español editado por Sub Pop records? Daniel Álvarez lanza una campaña para que el sello americano publique el disco que su banda grabó en El Paso, TX. en 1990, el…

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    May 5, 2016 · 0 Comments · #ELP, Events, Interview, Music

    Alternative Cumbia Returns by way of Frontera Bugalú’s Second Album Alma de Jaguar

    The wait is over. Alternative Cumbia band Frontera Bugalú, the Latin-based powerhouse founded by veteran musicians Kiko Rodriguez-Glenn and Joel Osvaldo, is releasing its second album Alma de Jaguar May 6.  To amp…

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    May 5, 2016 · 1 Comment · #ELP, Interview

    Steve’Os Kitchen & Craft Bar: Bringing the Heat to Hell Paso!

    A well-done exterior with a tender center is what makes Steve Hernandez an El Paso burger legend. Beginning his voyage from cooking alongside his mother, to maneuvering behind the wheel of a food…

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    May 4, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP

    Ode Brewing | Keeping It Local

    Ode Brewing opened its doors last year and has enjoyed a steady flow of business. While pleased with the success of their business so far, owners Albert Salinas and Norbert Portillo admit opening…

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    May 3, 2016 · Comments off · Home, Interview

    75° Color | Técnicas del Pasado que Influyen la Perfección del Presente

    Arturo Negrete es un maestro de la serigrafía originario de la Ciudad de México. Su ya famoso taller que lleva el nombre de 75° Color nació en el año 1984 y ahí se realizan cuidadosas…

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    May 2, 2016 · Comments off · #JRZ, Events, Home

    Jrz Music Fest | Photo Gallery

    Este fin de semana el equipo de Fusion Magazine estuvo presente en la primera edición del Jrz Music Fest, el cual se ubicó en la Plaza de la Mexicanidad. Felicitamos a todo el…

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    Bum Nites | Jaime Martínez

    Jaime Martínez es un fotógrafo oriundo de Monterrey, México, su fotografía es una mezcla de intimidad y sensualidad, su trabajo a sido publicado en revistas como Vice, Revista Picnic y Errr magazine, ha trabajado…

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    April 30, 2016 · Comments off · Interview

    Something’s Brewing at Big Bend Brewing Co.

    Craft beer pioneer, Steve Anderson, left a huge gap to fill out at Big Bend Brewing Company in Alpine, TX. Anderson single handedly came up with the delicious BBBC beer recipe’s we now…

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    April 29, 2016 · Comments off · Home, The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0009

      “Las Vueltas a Seguir” by Patio Solar, part of Los Movimientos. https://www.facebook.com/PatioSolar/ Los Movimientos by Patio Solar “Anthem by the Sea” by Blonde Redhead, featuring Connan Mockasin. https://www.facebook.com/blonderedheadofficial/ “Lonely Lover” by Xenia…

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    April 28, 2016 · Comments off · Interviews, Music

    Autolux | We Come From Another Planet

    “We come from another planet, we are three-piece band, travel the world making exceptional music. We like this planet, and hope that humans take care of it.” – Carla Azar Autolux from Los…

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    April 27, 2016 · Comments off · #Marfa, Events

    CineMarfa & Marfa Live Arts | Tortoise

    During the 6th annual CineMarfa film festival, CineMarfa and Marfa Live Arts with The Lumberyard will present Tortoise on Saturday, May 7th, 9:15pm in The Lumberyard Courtyard. Drawing from a galaxy of influences,…

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    April 26, 2016 · Comments off · #JRZ, Events

    JRZ Music Fest | Let the Season Begin

    Festival season is finally here. The border region makes for a unique setting and experience as different cultures unite and groove in unison to a universal language—music. Brand new this year comes The…

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    April 26, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    The Kyle Gass Band | A Self Proclaimed Manchild

    Every so often comes a musician that is so out of this world in talent that it amazes the ears to listen to such greatness.  That kinda sounds like the way Kyle would…

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    The Hoppy Monk | Pushing a Craft Beer Revolution

    When entrepreneurs Beto Longoria and Joseph Valenzuela set out to open The Hoppy Monk six years ago, they had one goal in mind, support true craft breweries and support independent community partners. With…

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    April 23, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Ghost Live

    El Paso witnessed a true Swedish performed by the theatrical bands Ghost and Tribulation. The line surrounded the block; people waiting for more than 5 hours, people wearing their best costumes, people with…

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    April 22, 2016 · Comments off · #CUU, Music

    La Danzonera

    El danzón en México es una institución. Originalmente se le atribuye al compositor matancero (procedente de Matanzas, Cuba), Miguel Faílde (1852-1921), este género tuvo su nacimiento alrededor de 1879 y fue una mezcla…

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    April 21, 2016 · 0 Comments · #JRZ, Art, Artists

    associations | Art Exhibition

    “associations” is an exhibition utilizing traditional painting with the incorporation of drawn wall installation with sound and video at the Juarez Contemporary, in Mexico, Opening April 22nd at 6pm, on view until June…

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    April 20, 2016 · 0 Comments · Digital Magazine

    Fusion Magazine #90 | The El Paso Beer Scene

    Thanks to Gabriel Gutiérrez for this month’s cover!! FUSION Magazine reaches 90!!! This issue is dedicated to the craft beer scene in El Paso, Texas, so prepare to take a tour with us as we…

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    April 18, 2016 · Comments off · Events

    BritWeek 2016

    Tamie Adaya, renowned art patron and owner of The Shangri-La, Hollywood’s timeless iconic Art Deco hotel, is hosting a trilogy of star-studded cultural delights celebrating the best of British creativity this month. The…

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    April 17, 2016 · 0 Comments · Article, Music

    La Otra Rebeldía

    Si bien, al hablar de Punk Rock lo relacionamos de inmediato con los peinados alocados junto a la desenfadada rebeldía política y social iniciada en los setentas. Hablar de Punk es hablar del movimiento…

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    April 16, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0008

    https://www.facebook.com/teensuicide09 https://www.facebook.com/KaliUchis/ https://www.facebook.com/Tamaryn-21877892594             https://www.facebook.com/BADBADNOTGOOD-215708555125814/ https://www.facebook.com/TRTSband/  

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    April 15, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP

    Keeping Los Lagartos at San Jacinto Plaza

    By Miguel Juárez On April 1, 2016 in Chucopedia, a Facebook page, someone posted an announcement of the reopening of San Jacinto Plaza in El Paso, Texas.  Social media abounded whether it was…

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    April 15, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Events

    Beach House in El Paso | Photo Gallery

    It took Beach House three years and three days to return to El Paso—and their performance was worth every second of the wait. This time, the indie rock band brought together more people than last time;…

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    First Look | The Long Awaited Opening of San Jacinto Plaza—El Paso

    The long awaited opening of El Paso‘s downtown relic, San Jacinto Plaza, is set for Saturday, April 16, 2016. The City of El Paso will host a grand opening ceremony at 9:30 am…

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    April 9, 2016 · Comments off · The Fusion Soundbuzz

    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0007

    Mattox is a band from El Paso and Juárez, combining ambient, electronic and rock into this album called El País de los Desaparecidos, definitely an interesting band to keep an eye on. https://www.facebook.com/mattoxband/…

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    The Art of Christopher Konecki

    Born in LA, raised in San Diego, Christopher Konecki started painting when he was young. Since then he’s always been a compulsive doodler and always had some relationship with art. Visual imagery is…

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    April 7, 2016 · Comments off · Album Reviews, Lost and Found, Music

    The Lost & Found | Alaska Y Dinarama

    Alaska Y Dinarama Mi novio es un Zombi 7” 1989 By 1989, Mexican born singer Alaska—also known as Olvido Gara—had already conquered the music scene in Spain, and was a pop star. She…

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    Interview w/ Emotional on Burger Records

    Exit 19 Music Festival was a hit in the Sun City. Many highly regarded musicians hit up the city right before the ultimate destination—SXSW Music Festival. Without a doubt, this was a success…

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    Fusion Gallery | Lluvia Lavi

    Lluvia Lavi is a girl from Chihuahua, México. She studied at the Art Faculty of the UACH. That’s where she fell in love with paint and illustration. Her main technique is watercolor. She…

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    Anventuras | Un Cómic Cotidianamente Diferente

    “¿No es increíble todo lo que puede tener un lápiz dentro?“ dijo Quino, creador de Mafalda, y tenía razón, lo comprueban trazos y trazos de historias.  Lo mismo sucede con Ariana de la…

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    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0006

    Neaux is the new project of Sierra Kay from VersaEmerge. They just released their first EP, Heavenly Persons. Full on noisy riffs and the melody of Kay, Neaux feels like they come direct from the experimental…

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    The Art of Nanibah Chacon

    Nanibah Chacon, from Albuquerque, NM, first became involved in art through graffiti at the age of 15. After 10 years of creating graffiti art she moved on to studio work and then progressed…

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    Crossing Over

    Imagine waking up every day feeling as if your biology had betrayed you by endowing your body with a set of sex organs that did not jive with your gender. Imagine having the…

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    Later, Later is Upon Us!

    The dynamic duo behind J & K Present have done it again. El Paso’s newest, chillest Downtown hot spot—Later, Later in the Union Plaza—is the latest enterprise of  Johnny Escalante and Kiki Cervantes….

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    Kurt Hollander | The Architecture Of Sex

    For two weeks, Kurt Hollander lived in and documented Motel Kiss Me, the largest and most popular love motel in Cali, Colombia. With 180 thematic rooms, each one representing different cities and cultures around the world with paintings,…

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    Shannon & The Clams

    Rock and roll is alive and well in the underground music scene, thanks to bands like Shannon and the Clams. Mixing 50s rock & roll, girl group, garage and punk, the band re-invent…

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    MOP Vinyl 2016 SXSW El Paso Music Showcase | Photo Gallery

    El Paso based vinyl record store, Mother of Pearl Vinyl, headed to Stay Gold, East Austin’s jazz, soul, funk and psych lounge, for the second year in a row to showcase El Paso…

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    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0005

    Sluur is a promising band from El Paso, post punk at its finest. Get ready to party Into the Night with loud guitars ’til the morning. https://www.facebook.com/sluurmusic/ Bleached is a powerful and catchy rock…

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    Spring Fling Rock AF 2016 | Review

    One grows up hearing about legendary concerts with star-studded lineups like “Blue Öyster Cult and Uriah Heep“, with those bands producing incendiary live albums like “On Your Feet Or On Your Knees” and…

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    Radiohead | Headline Shows

    Radiohead has confirmed a series of live shows which, together with the previously announced festival dates (and a few more to follow), will complete the band’s touring schedule for 2016. The headline shows…

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    Fusion Gallery | Marco Sánchez

    Marco Sánchez was born in Ciudad Juárez in 1983 and moved to El Paso when he 11 years old. He first began to enjoy drawing in second grade when there was an assignment…

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    Kiss | Live at El Paso, 1976.

    In 1976, the rock group KISS came to town for their first concert in El Paso at the County Coliseum.  I elbowed myself to the front of the crowd who were all pushing…

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    Ballroom Marfa & Mexican Summer Present: Marfa Myths 2016 | Photo Gallery

    Marfa Myths is a cultural program curated by Brooklyn based record label Mexican Summer and Ballroom Marfa that features various artists and musicians together for one weekend in Marfa, TX. The latest installment took…

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    Daniela Ladancé | Llamando a las Musas

    “Creo que vivimos dentro de un sistema jodido que nos ha limitado criminalmente”, nos cuenta Daniela Ladancé, ilustradora Chihuahuense y residente de Guadalajara, Jalisco, quien en colaboración con el Instituto Municipal de las…

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    The Art of Ricardo Chavarria

    Ricardo Chavarria was born in El Paso and raised in Anthony, NM. His first memory of art was visual graffiti, and in high school he would sketch graffiti work on paper. After working…

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    William Basinski | El Arte de la Imperfección

      “La repetición es una oportunidad constante de cambio.” Brian Eno. Cualquier trabajo que provenga de este artista es fascinante y asombroso. Por más de dieciocho años el legado que ha dado a…

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    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0004

    Lo conocimos con su EP Bosque de San Marcos, y este año realizó Temporada, bajo el sello CINTAS.  Otro buen material del prometedor Diego Puerta, mejor conocido como Dromedarios Mágicos. https://www.facebook.com/dromedariosmag/ Temporada EP…

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    Quilt

    Quilt is an indie folk band with a unique style. The bostonians have recently released their latest album Plaza which Pitchfork called “a musical bermuda triangle“. These guys will hit the stage at…

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    No Age

    Marfa Myths is at it again bringing together an array of art and music in the middle of the desert. At his year’s festival, the small town of Marfa, Texas will be host…

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    Neon Desert Music Festival 2016 Line up

    Here is the official line up for this year’s El Paso own Neon Desert Music Festival. To get tickets and everything on the festival , visit: neondesertmusicfestival.com  

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    The Art of Investing In Your Future

    Growing up on the line between El Paso and Ciudad Juarez can give you a unique perspective on life. You see people making sacrifices that are unusual to others. Just try explaining to…

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    Entrevista con Mauricio Esparza Oteo de Icaza, El Micro: Casi todo lo que sé acerca del Vinyl

    Es un hecho, el vinyl ha vuelto desde la ultratumba para reclamar su espacio en esta nueva generación. La re-comercialización de este formato se puede dar gracias a elementos como el aprecio por…

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    Fusion Gallery | Fausto Fernández

    Born in El Paso, Texas, and living in Ciudad Juárez, México, Fausto Fernández is a mixed media collage artist. He pursued a double major in graphic design and painting at the University of…

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    February 29, 2016 · Comments off · Events

    Cradle of Filth | Photo Gallery

    A cold  and rainy day in Los Angeles created the perfect landscape and atmosphere for the Inquisitional Tourture that took place at The Mayan. A sold out event that regardless of the monstrous…

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    Crónicas Inesperadas IV: Björk otra vez.

    No hubo preámbulo a nada, llegaron las 8 con 5 y el escenario se oscureció. Cuando concreté mi visita a la gran manzana después de haberlo alineado con la exposición retrospectiva en el…

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    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0003

    Welcome to The Fusion Soundbuzz, where we give you fresh new sounds to enjoy your weekend and to discover new talents!  “Siempre es Viernes en Mi Corázon” is the new single from the upcoming…

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    February 26, 2016 · Comments off · Interviews, Local, Music

    Mi Maldito Grupo Sangre; y el tuyo también.

    He aprendido que las mejores cosas en la vida son aquellas a las que tu abuelita clasifica como “del diablo”. Desde el sexo premarital, Los Simpson o Pókemon, hasta el video de Like…

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    The Lost and Found | The Chameleons | Swamp Thing/John, I’m Only Dancing 12” single 1986

    Manchester has its greats: Joy Division, Stone Roses, The Smiths, Oasis… the list could go on. Just because the city had already birthed Herman’s Hermits, The Bee Gees and the Hollies in the…

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    Marfa Book Co. Reopening

    Marfa Book Co. will be reopening this Wednesday, February 24th at 9 am. In a way, it’s a return: to our long-time home at 105 South Highland; to being a bookstore where you…

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    El Zapatero Express.

    Encontrar personas realmente apasionadas por su trabajo y que ofrezcan calidad en lo que hacen, es hoy en día más difícil que hacer que Kanye West se quede calladito y en su asiento….

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    February 20, 2016 · 0 Comments · #ELP, #JRZ, Art, Artists

    El Paso X Cd. Juárez Border Murals by EL MAC

    EL PASO x JUÁREZ border murals by EL MAC from ELMAC on Vimeo. EXCERPT from vimeo post by EL MAC: “Last December I painted murals in Ciudad Juárez, Chihuaha and El Paso, Texas…

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    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0002

    Welcome to The Fusion Soundbuzz, where we give you fresh new sounds to enjoy your weekend and to discover new talents!  Meet A. Billi Free, your new favorite girl from New Mexico, with jazzy-hip…

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    February 16, 2016 · 0 Comments · #CUU, Art, Interviews

    Leo Martínez: de aficionado a VSCO

    Platicando con el fotógrafo Chihuahuense Leo Martínez, nos cuenta cómo ha sido su transición de estudiante a fotógrafo y su experiencia al formar parte de Artist Iniciative de VSCO (Visual Suply Corporation), una…

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    Fusion Gallery/Carlos Esparza

    Su nombre es Carlos Esparza, es artista visual y egresado la Universidad Palmore —Palmorito de Dios— como lo llama él. Actualmente se dedica al diseño gráfico en Republikana “Buro Creativo”, pero nunca ha…

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    The Black Orchid Lounge

    The Black Orchid Lounge is a unique bar in West El Paso that specializes in craft cocktails. Owned by Michelle Fierro-Quintero and Juan Quintero, the Black Orchid offers patrons a prohibition-era, speakeasy atmosphere…

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    The Fusion Soundbuzz #0001

    Welcome to The Fusion Soundbuzz, where we give you fresh new sounds to enjoy your weekend and to discover new talents!  The Recovery is an instrumental band and they define themselves as “Post-everything“, based…

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    Misfits

    El culto comenzaba en Lodi, New Jersey, su nombre: The Misfits. El seudónimo era tomado de la última película concluida de Marilyn Monroe, la banda era liderada en las vocales por el mítico…

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    Brazilian Girls

    Brazilian Girls are one of the most fun and talented bands of the current music scene. With instrumental improvisations and electronic beats, they created a unique and addictive sound. Their eccentric image on…

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    Caloncho y su Fruit Obsession

    En México el género musical llamado folk suena un tanto extraño, si bien tenemos una cantidad enorme de música folclórica y tradicional, me resulta confuso el imaginarme quién podría ser nuestro mayor exponente…

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    Viktoria Modesta.

    “Olvida lo que sabes sobre incapacidad.” V.M Ella es la representación más bella de una condición que muchos asocian al sufrimiento y a la limitación. Sin lugar a dudas, la industria musical se…

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    February 4, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Album Reviews, Article, Artists, Music

    The Lost & Found | Lou Pride

      El Paso and Las Cruces in the 60s and early 70s produced some of its rarest and most sought after records. Artist locally caught on early that we were all alone geographically,…

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    El Sonido Felino de Maw

    Si hay una palabra justa y necesaria para describir Maw es felino. Podemos hablar de las canciones, del concepto, del sonido… sin embargo siempre regresaremos a hablar de gatos. Maw es el nombre…

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    February 3, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, #JRZ, Art, Article, Artists

    Desert Triangle Print Carpeta

    An art agitator wandered through Tucson, Albuquerque and El Paso poking, annoying and commissioning local talent to create large prints—and found gold in our desert. The artists delivered the kind of prints that…

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    The Pleasure Principle of Pain

    (In order to protect the identity of the subject interviewed for this story, no names have been used. The subject will be referred to as “Mr. X.”) When it comes to Mr. X’s…

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    February 2, 2016 · Comments off · #San Antonio

    The Hoppy Monk—San Antonio

    Joseph Valenzuela and Beto Longoria introduced beer enthusiasts to The Hoppy Monk, El Paso’s first craft beer pub, 4 years ago. Their unique concept set in motion a craft beer movement that was…

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    Fusion Gallery | Atenas Campbell

    Atenas Campbell es licenciada en Diseño Gráfico y tiene una maestría en Estudios Procesos Creativos en Arte por la UACJ, su nombre es asociado con el Collectivo Jellyfish, del cual forma parte actualmente,…

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    January 31, 2016 · Comments off · #ELP, Article, Artists, Events, Music

    Unknown Mortal Orchestra

    Interesting things are happening on the other side of the world in New Zealand. There are various fields in which the Kiwi’s have innovated; architecture, art, theater and especially music, to mention a…

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    The Sound of Metal: An Interview with Gary Numan

    Fusion Magazine had the opportunity to interview the great new-wave  pioneer Gary Numan before his set at Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, TX. We asked him about his thoughts on being a…

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    Fusion Magazine #88

    Welcome to our inaugural issue of what’s already shaping up to be an exciting, entertainment filled year. On the cover of Fusion Magazine #88, is Unknown Mortal Orchestra, an American/ New Zealand rock…

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    January 27, 2016 · 0 Comments · #ELP, Music

    Neon Desert Music Festival Returns to Downtown El Paso for 6th Year

    Early Bird tickets on-sale now, artist lineup coming soon EMBARGOED UNTIL Wednesday, January 27th  at 7:00am MST Neon Desert Music Festival (NDMF) will return to downtown El Paso on Memorial Day Weekend, May…

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    January 25, 2016 · Comments off · Artists, Music

    Moderat | III

    Intent on creating something that contrasts their own individual projects, Moderat — the trio comprised of Gernot Bronsert, Sebastian Szary (aka Modeselektor) and Sascha Ring (aka Apparat) — complete their trilogy with III….

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    January 24, 2016 · Comments off · Art, Artists, Music

    The Lost and Found/Paralisis Permanente

    The Lost and Found Paralisis soft cialis Permanente El Acto LP—1982 Txt: Daniel Salas. The death of Dictator Francisco Franco in 1975 brought an end of decades  of oppression and the birth of…

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    January 23, 2016 · 0 Comments · #ELP, Interviews, Music

    The Chamanas

    Manuel Calderon formed the three-member band, The Chamanas, back in 2013. Motivation to form the band came from Austin-based musician, David Garza, and that would guide Calderon’s next moves. Gathering familiar individuals throughout…

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    January 20, 2016 · 0 Comments · #ELP, Art, Interviews

    Transcending lines, boundaries, and cultures: The Art of Mitsu Overstreet  

    It’s not easy growing up in a military family; that kind of lifestyle exposes you to change as you constantly move from base to base and city to city. Local contemporary visual artist…

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    The Lost and Found | Kraftwerk, The Man-Machine (1978)

    Text by: Daniel Salas The finds at House Mouse Records used to be so much sweeter. Not that they aren’t sweet anymore, but there was a time when there was so much untapped…

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    LOS REYES DEL TWIST: LOS SEVEN TEENS

    Tuvimos la oportunidad de entrevistar a Manuel Valtierra leyenda viviente de la música en Juárez y en México, miembro original de Los Seven Teens, banda Juarense que puso en alto la música y…

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    SONNY KAY: THE ANOMALY

    Everyone possesses the ability to be artistically creative within several mediums yet not everyone succeeds at it. Sonny Kay is the exception, the anomaly.  At an early age, Sonny realized he had artistic…

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    Enslaved

      How do you describe In Times? Is it a more progressive and aggressive work than the latest albums from Enslaved? What was your intentions when writing this album? Grutle: Well, we never…

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    PERMACULTURE: GOING BEYOND SUSTAINABILITY

    Many people envision a world in which our food supply doesn’t depend on large corporations. In order to make these seedling visions germinate it takes self-education, the willingness to drop degenerative activities and…

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    JAY J. ARMES IS THE WORLDS GREATEST INVESTIGATOR

    Jay J. Armes has always been an ambitious person and hard worker. A tragic explosion at the age of 11 claimed both his hands and twenty seven days after the accident his hands…

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    RiOS! Radio

    There is an African proverb that states “It takes a village. . .” In the realm of local music, RiOS! Radio is that village. Comprised of 4 enthusiastic, El Paso-loving hipsters, RiOS! is…

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    January 2, 2016 · Comments off · Article, Artists, Home, Interviews, Music

    Los Universos Paralelos De Ali Gua Gua

    En un universo paralelo en el que uno naciera en la ciudad más parecida a nuestro carácter, Ciudad Juárez sería la ciudad perfecta para haber sido cuna del nacimiento de Ali Gua Gua, nativa…

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    Brooke Candy | Das Me

    Esta chica tiene como meta reivindicar la imagen femenina en la industria musical y lo hace desde una trinchera muy poco convencional. Su imagen tiene incendiado al mundo de la moda con sus…

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    TOCAYO

    Tocayo is a Cuban born artist who along with his parents fled to Miami as refugees at a very turbulent time in society. His style is influenced by pop culture and vintage comics,…

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