with Sin Serenade, Lousy Robot, Pan!c, Up The Holler and more TBA
Wednesday, Oct. 26, 8 p.m.
618 Central SW
Tickets: $7, 21+
Iconic Albuquerque Rocker Kenta Henmi needs our help. A recent extended hospital stay left Kenta with a stack 'o bills (and I don't mean dollars) Please contact Capt. America at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how to donate and where to send it. The following article from The Weekly Alibi will give you the skinny on Kenta Henmi, authored by Capt. America and reprinted here totally without permission of any kind.... but it's for a good cause, please help out if you can.
Music to Your Ears
Friends With Benefits
It’s all the more remarkable how much Henmi has accomplished in the past 12 months since he’s been plagued with a series of health issues that have kept him in and out hospital beds, most recently with a serious bout that had him laid up in the ICU for a week. Even so, Henmi kept his spirits up with antics like singing the old Bo Diddley song “Pills” to his “rock and roll nurse” and joking that he still looks young and healthy because of his “Jap genes.”
Considering the decade and a half (and then some) of superior guitar rock Henmi has contributed to the New Mexico music scene, it’s our turn to repay the man. This last-
The lineup was still fluid at press time, but three divergent bands have confirmed. With a name like a cheap dime novel, Sin Serenade will cover the dirty twang angle. The pop punk purveyors of pulchritude in Pan!c provide the mirth. Lousy Robot will go for the gut with heartbreaking lyrics over some of the catchiest pop rock in town.
Friends, cohorts and bandmates are pitching in to make this gig a success, and so can you. The cover is seven bucks, but go ahead and toss a few extra dollars into the pot. You can make do with at one less drink that night.
Hayaku yokunatte ne, Kenta-