AMP Concerts presents pioneering guitarist Kaki King: Modern Yesterdays, at SITE Santa Fe, Tuesday, February 15, 2022, for two big shows. Composer and musician Kaki King is considered one of the world’s greatest living guitarists, known both for her technical mastery and for her constant quest to push the boundaries of the instrument. Hailed by Rolling Stone as “a genre unto herself,” Kaki has released 9 albums and toured extensively, presenting in such prestigious arts centers as the Kennedy Center, MoMA, LACMA, The Met and Smithsonian Design Museum. She has created music for numerous film and TV soundtracks, including August Rush and Into the Wild, which received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Original Score. She has performed with symphonies and chamber ensembles, and recorded an album in collaboration with the Porta Girevole Chamber Orchestra commissioned by the Berklee College of Music. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 day of show. The first show begin promptly at 7 p.m. The second how begins at 8:30 p.m. Attendance is limited to 50 people, so reserve your spot now. Please be aware that proof of vaccination or negative test is required for entrance. For more information, visit the website, or call 505-989-1199.
The Tumbleroot patio presents New Mexico’s own DJ Earway, every Saturday from 6-9 p.m. Earway serves up sets lusciously influenced by post punk, dark wave and sexy funk. Can you dig it?
AMP Concerts presents singer/songwriter Loudon Wainwright III, at Chatter in Albuquerque, Friday, March 25, 2022, 7:30 p.m. For the past fifty-two years, Loudon Wainwright III has carved out a distinguished career as one of our most original singer-songwriters, a six-string diarist with material that is by turns, tongue-in-cheek, tender, sarcastic, heart-wrenching, and always deeply personal. Along the way, he’s released over twenty albums, won a Grammy, acted in film and TV, and had his songs recorded by artists including Johnny … Read More
Popejoy Hall presents Aquila Theatre’s vibrant staging of Shakespeare’s Scottish tragedy Macbeth, Sunday, March 20, 2022, 3 p.m. The Tragedy of Macbeth begins on a deserted, mist-covered moor, as a battle-weary warrior encounters three witches who deliver a chilling prophecy: he will be crowned king. Macbeth immediately gains a new title one step removed from the throne. Armed now with a growing ambition, further fueled by his wife, Macbeth’s lust for a power ultimately consumes him. He and Lady Macbeth … Read More