Weekly Alibi's 2018 Best of Burque Music contest is now open. Nominate—and encourage devoted fans to nominate—the best local bands, players, albums, venues, engineers & labels of last year. Nominations for Albuquerque’s reader-powered aural Olympics are being accepted daily through Jan. 24.
The second round of voting runs Feb. 14 through 28 and will feature high-scoring nominees from round one. And the cherry atop the 2018 BOBM sundae is a promotional + award-winning concert cluster on Saturday, March 24, featuring a live soundtrack of BoBM winners.
Downtown Albuquerque venues partnering with us for this year's showcase include Sister, Launchpad, Duel Brewing ABQ, Side Effex and Moonlight Lounge. Experience the best of the best in high desert sounds on Saturday, March 24, from 9pm til 1am.