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Wake Self Announces New Album, ‘Malala,’ Features Gift of Gab and Production from SmokeM2D6 of Oldominion

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Albuquerque, New Mexico Hip Hop staple Wake Self has announced his follow-up to 2014’s Good Things Happen to Those Who Wake, Malala, named after the youngest Noble Peace Prize recipient in history, Malala Yousafzai. Packed full of sharp social commentary, unique rhyme patterns and uplifting rhythms, Malala is Wake’s magnum opus. He rides to the beat of […]

Two New Mexico Cops Face Homicide Charges In Shooting Of Homeless Man


Two Albuquerque police officers will face first-degree murder charges in last year’s shooting of a mentally ill, homeless man District Attorney Kari Brandenburg filed criminal information papers Monday against New Mexico police officers, Keith Sandy and Dominique Perez, who fatally shot James Boyd, a homeless man on January 13, 2010; which means a grand jury […]