D  e  s  e  r  t     E  x  p  o  s  u  r  e     January 2006


Grease is the Word
With biodiesel, restaurant grease can be made to go places.

Who Walks with
the Warriors?

A hike through the rugged ridges of the Florida Mountains.

Double Feature NMSU and DABCC train tomorrow's filmmakers.

Natural High
Bear Mountain Lodge
-pampering plus wilderness.

A Different 'Toon
The Bakshi School of Animation trains future cartoon creators.

Writer of the
Purple Sage

Confessions of a cowboy poet.

Columns & Departments
Editor's Note
Desert Diary
Death Becomes Her
True West Town
Tumbleweeds in Brief
Top 10
Celestial Cycles
Into the Future
The Starry Dome
Ramblin' Outdoors
Away at Grad School
People's Law
40 Days & 40 Nights
Clubs Guide
Guides to Go
Continental Divide

Special Section
Arts Exposure:
Michelle Arterburn
Arts News
Gallery Guide

Body, Mind & Spirit
Little Feather: Yarrow
Foot Work

Red or Green?
Dining Guide


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Silver City/Grant County

Brown Derby-411 N. Bayard, Santa Clara, 537-2782.

Buckhorn Saloon-Shows start at 7 p.m. Mon. Open mic, host Jan.2: Andrew Dahl-Bredine; 9: Uwe; 16: Wally Lawder; 23: Uwe; 30: Greg Renfro. Music Jan. 5-7: Wally Lawder & the Flying Coyotes; 12-14: Uwe & Friends; 19-20: TBA; 21: Andrew Dahl-Bredine; 27-28: Gypsy Feet. Pinos Altos, 538-9911.

Buffalo Bar-Thurs.: College Night, 9 p.m. 211 N. Bullard St,. 538-3201.

Dan & John's Rejuvenations-201 N. Bullard St., 388-1350.

Dos Baristas-112 W. Yankie St., 388-5952.

Drifter Lounge-Shows at 9 p.m. Fri. and Sat.: Long Horn. Weds.: Open mic. 711 Silver Heights Blvd., 538-2916.

Flame Entertainment Center-2800 Pinos Altos Rd.

Hurley Bar-102 Cortez Ave., Hurley, 537-2323.

Silver City Brewing Co.-Open mic every Wednesday. 101 E. College, 534-BREW.

The Wateringhole-Mon., 7-11 p.m., open mic. 708 Silver Heights Blvd.

Twisted Vine-108 Broadway, 388-2828.

Yesterday's Lounge-Wed-Thur.: Karaoke, 9 p.m.; Fri.-Sat.: House music, dancing. 2020 Memory Lane, 388-2427.

Las Cruces/Mesilla

Andele Restaurant-2184 Ave. de Mesilla, 526-9631.

The Bean-2011 Avenue de Mesilla, 523-0560.

The Club-Live music Thursday, Friday, Saturday nights. 1200 Foster, 521-1137.

Club Fusion-Mon-Fri, 6-9 p.m.; Fri.: Teen Video Jam. Sat.: Country Night. 101 E. Union Ave., 526-2939.

Eddie's Bar and Grill-901 Avenida de Mesilla, 524-8603.

El Patio-2171 Calle de Parian, 526-9943.

Graham Central Station-505 S. Main, 524-0433.

Hidden Forest-1765 S. Main, 526-2813.

High Desert Brewing Co.-Live music Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, 8-11 p.m. 1201 Hadley Ave., 525-6752.

Hoot N Annies-150 E. Madrid, 525-8303.

Hurricane Alley-1490 Missouri Ave., 532-9358.

Las Cruces Hilton-Monday hip-hop nights 9:30 p.m. 705 S. Telshor, 522-4300.

Red Mountain Cafe-Sat., 7-9 p.m. 1120 Commerce Dr.. 522-7584.

Stonehaven Tea-Most shows 8-10 p.m. Saturdays. Friday night open mic. 1149 W. Picacho, 571-9799.

Victoria's-Tejano and Mexican dance music. Live music weekends. 2935 S. Solano Dr., 523-0440.


Joe Perk Coffee Shop-Live music in season Saturdays 8-10 p.m. 122 E. Spruce St., 544-0141.


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