What's Up ABQ

What's Up ABQ

www.whatsupabq.com
A podcast dedicated to ABQ and all who love our city featuring interviews with local business owners, artisans, thinkers, dreamers, and lovers of ABQ. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/whats-up-abq/support


What’s Up ABQ: Daisy Sticker Company
Jul 29 • 33 min
Right now is a super weird time. Maybe you have fewer places to go, you’re working from home, and who knows? - Maybe you even have some extra corona cash floating around these days… For one brand-new New Mexican entrepreneur, she took her saved up funds…
What’s Up ABQ: Ashley M. Biggers & “Secret Albuquerque”
Jul 23 • 37 min
So you’re a Burqueno. Or maybe you consider yourself an ABQ expert. Sure, you say you know all the spots and local secrets… but do you really? In this episode, we talk with author Ashley M. Biggers about our city’s secrets as well as how to train our eyes…
What’s Up ABQ: Vanessa Baca & the Albuquerque Office of Neighborhood Coordination
Jul 16 • 38 min
Ok, so we all know Albuquerque sells itself. It’s this amazing incredible place we call home - full of wonderful people, cool places to hang out, and beautiful art literally right around the corner. But it’s also more than just a city. It’s a massive…
What’s Up ABQ: What’s Up ABQ
Jul 8 • 47 min
What if there was a way you could learn about all the wonderful, awesome, amazing people who live right here in the 505? What if there were sit-down chats with Albuquerque’s own bleeding-edge everyday pros where they talk about what living, working, and…
What’s Up ABQ: The Return to Thirsty Eye Brewing w/ Amelia Salas & Kim Arthun
Jul 2 • 39 min
This podcast’s (arguably, but not much) brewery and art gallery has re-opened! But now what? How does ‘THE EVENT’ effect our favorite local hangouts? And how have they adapted in kind? Pour your ABQ beer of choice and pull up a socially-distanced chair as…
What’s Up ABQ: Josh Kennon w/ Fork and Fig
Jun 24 • 39 min
Ok, so here’s what you need to know about this one: It’s frick’n delicious. Whether you’re there for the sandwiches, the sides, wraps… whatever… there’s a new restaurant in town and well… just go there and try it for yourself. It’s gourmet cooking - it’s…
Parent vs Podcast and Whats Up ABQ
Jun 17 • 52 min
Here’s the truth: There’s tons of awesome podcasters out of our very own burque. Some of them might even just be your very own brother in law and sister, too! If you haven’t heard of Pareting VS Podcast, now you have. Linds and her husband Zo talk all…
What’s Up ABQ: Annemarie Henton & Albuquerque Economic Development Inc.
Jun 11 • 50 min
Yeah, we live here… - But what’s your neighborhood called? What’s it really like to live where you live? Walk down the street? Where do you go nearby to catch a good beer or coffee? Eat? Shop? Hang out? In this episode, we talk with Annemarie Henton of…
What’s Up ABQ: Neo Thread Co.
May 27 • 43 min
Ok, so we all know right now we’re all about that COVID fashion. Mask? - Check. Purell? - Check. Breezy Summer clothing? - Check. Go back in time with us to just before all the plague madness, as we talk it up with Sarah Gonzales of Neo Thread on what…
What’s Up ABQ: Josh Castleberry and Castle Coffee Company
May 20 • 48 min
There is a place just south of downtown where magic happens. It’s quick, it’s tasty, and it’s legit: it’s Castle Coffee and it’s served up by amazing, talented human beings. Even during Corona, it’s busy. - Why? Because good people make delicious drinks.…
What’s Up ABQ: Sapien Hypnotherapy
May 14 • 36 min
Listen to the sound of my voice in your head. When I finish counting to 10, you will awake and listen to this podcast… In this episode, we talk with Dr. Robert Sapien on hypnosis and how it can help people with a whole number of different issues. How does…
What’s Up ABQ: Santa Fe Workshops
May 6 • 40 min
So often, when we find ourselves wrapped up in a hobby, we don’t know what to do next. We want professional advice in a relatable community of people, but we’re just not sure where to turn. Well, listen up photographers and writers of all stripes, because…
What’s Up ABQ: Baz Francis
Apr 29 • 44 min
Remember that time we did that Show Us Your Zia party down at Thirsty Eye? The talent rocking the guitar on stage was none other than artist Baz Francis! Here’s our interview with him - in this one, we talk about the life of a modern-day musician living…
What’s Up ABQ: Museum of Natural History
Apr 22 • 37 min
It’s the big place with the T-Rex! And the I-Max. And the dinosaur bones. And literal TONS of other cool stuff! No, it’s not that movie theater off Coors in the South Valley when a new Jurassic Park comes out - it’s Burque’s own Museum of Natural History!…
What’s Up ABQ: Go ABQ
Apr 15 • 55 min
One of the things we’ve noticed as we’ve been recording this podcast is how, like it or not, when we’re left to our own devices we tend to stick to our own little part of the city. Over time, we’ve seen listeners make a conscious effort to break that…
What’s Up ABQ: Kosmos Astro Pub
Apr 8 • 44 min
Yeah, that’s not a typo… this week, we talk with the owner of Burque’s own “Astro pub.” Nestled in Albuquerque’s corridor is a magical, funky place where artists and burgers hang out in harmony. In this one, we talk with owner/manager Jerry Miller about…
What’s Up ABQ: Candace Lord & Kristin Gonzales w/ Mind, Body, & Soul/Moonstruck Pathways
Apr 1 • 42 min
There’s always more going on than meets the eye - and that’s exactly where Candace and Kristin come in. Maybe you’ve been feeling funny. Maybe you’ve noticed a bit more of the unusual lately. It could be questions about anything from relationships to the…
What’s coming up on What’s up ABQ?
Mar 29 • 0 min
Just a few things coming up in the next few months… —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/whats-up-abq/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/whats-up-abq/support
What’s Up ABQ: Tamaya Horse Rehab & Rescue
Mar 25 • 37 min
You’ve probably driving right past it on your way up to Santa Fe or when heading out to camp in the Jemez…. Tucked away in northern Bernallio just west of the river is another example of local Burquenos being awesome. But this time, they’re not frying up…
What’s Up ABQ: Libby Goldstein w/ Titlewave Books
Mar 18 • 37 min
While the weary hunt for the perfect local bookstore may carry on for some, we were able to luck out! Nestled just off Wyoming and Menaul is just such a place. Books, coffee, and adoptable cats (oh my!) abound at Titlewave Books, arguably Albuquerque’s…
What’s Up ABQ: Jeff, Dan, & Jacob w/ Chillway Brewing
Mar 11 • 42 min
There is a magic trifecta hidden in the middle of Burque. There is no neon sign. There is no storefront. There are no blinking advertisements - just good beer brewed by neighbors and friends. No, this isn’t a big brand commercial, it’s a group of homes…
What’s Up ABQ: Aaron Bubbico w/ CrossFit ABQ
Mar 4 • 39 min
Just this week we’ve all probably noticed it’s starting get warmer! That means we’re thinking about getting more active (probably)…. (maybe) …. Well, it’s a nice thought. But what if it wasn’t just a nice thought? What if there was already a local…
What’s Up ABQ: Marc Coan w/ Marc Coan Designs
Feb 26 • 39 min
When you want to upgrade your home’s interior, sure, you’ve got options. But every Burqueno worth their chiles knows they don’t just want any old dime a dozen design from a big box store - they want something special, affordable, and local. They want that…
What’s Up ABQ: Cherie Knight & Richard Leurig w/ Safehouse Distillery
Feb 19 • 46 min
New Mexico-made is something we all take pride in. Burquenos especially love repurposing because we love character. For us, New Mexico true isn’t just a slogan, it’s the real deal when it comes to the sorts of things we actually value. Downtown, there’s a…
What’s Up ABQ: Alexis Hassley w/ ABQ Rage Room
Feb 15 • 36 min
Surprise! Here’s a special WUABQ episode for you. Are you over all the Valentine’s Day hustle and grind? Have you totally given up on the Hallmark version of that one holiday in February and are, in fact, sitting on your couch alone right now watching…
What’s Up ABQ: Austin Wade, Ray Del Toro, & Isaac Del Toro w/ Nuevo Shirt Co
Feb 12 • 41 min
We always have new local business venture ideas. - But while it’s easy to dream of ‘someday’, what does it really take to turn somedays into ‘let’s do this’? Enter the Nuevo Shirt Co guys. They’re taking their own ventures to our own city streets,…
What’s Up ABQ: Kim Rash w/ Santa Fe Salt Cave
Feb 5 • 38 min
Let’s be honest - 2020 is already a rushing massive blur of events. What’s better than being able to get out of town for some serious R & R? - Enter Kim Rash’s Salt Cave! Soak up those negative vibes with Himalayan salt, work on your breathing, and relax…
What’s Up ABQ: Peter Rice w/ Downtown Albuquerque News
Jan 29 • 43 min
This just in! There’s another news voice in town. But it’s not Steve Stucker - nor is it Albuquerque Journal. It’s not even The Alibi. - It’s Downtown Albuquerque News. Micro-news is in. It’s about things that really affect you. It’s about what’s…
What’s Up ABQ: Johanna Gilligan w/ Homewise
Jan 22 • 35 min
For Burqenos, which neighborhood we live in is almost as important as that serious question we ask all our guests on the show. Almost. That said, so many of us know all too well the hustle and grind which defines in our minds whether we rent or own our…
What’s Up ABQ: Erin O’Donnell w/ Dovetail Community Workshop
Jan 15 • 39 min
We all know the pride we get from making something with our own two hands. It’s something every Burqueno knows. Now, after we’ve had some time to hear from all over our city about the different projects going on, here’s another one for you: Dovetail…
What’s Up ABQ: Dr. Josh Blankman D.O.M. w/ Desert Oasis Accupuncture
Jan 7 • 36 min
Holy guacamole it’s SEASON DOS! In this one Ryan and Lindsey chat with local acupuncturist Dr. Josh on feeling good (well?). Either way, this episode is sure to keep you loose, limber, and flowing along with all of those well-intentioned New Years’…
What’s Up ABQ: John Feins w/ Electric Playhouse
Dec 31, 2019 • 38 min
The future is now! I mean, tomorrow? Either way, Happy New Year! In this episode, we step into another cutting-edge, totally Burque venue coming to town: Electric Playhouse. But what, what is Electric Playhouse, you ask? It’s… well… it’s… it’s AMAZING.…
What’s Up ABQ: Vanessa Bush & Mandie Segura w/ Truly Social
Dec 24, 2019 • 47 min
Just about everybody and their mom have some sort of social media account these days - but what about local businesses? What’s the real secret to cutting through all the noise online? How do regular people like you and me with our own endeavors make it…
What’s Up ABQ: Orlando Ulibarri w/ Albuquerque Homiez Car Club
Dec 17, 2019 • 39 min
So we’ve all seen them cruising around town. Up and down Central. It’s one of the things which helps make Burque…. well Burque, ya know? We’re talking cars. Aw yeah, the cool ones. The ones you know the driver takes pride in. The ones cruising. The ones…
What’s Up ABQ: Ian Beckley w/ Ian Beckley Photography
Dec 10, 2019 • 49 min
You know that old saying, ‘A picture is worth a thousand words’? Well, it’s not true. It really takes more. More like an incredibly lucky encounter at our very own Balloon Fiesta. Got questions now? Awesome, so do we! Pull up a chair as we record at…
What’s Up ABQ: Jim Shull w/ Hops Brewing
Dec 3, 2019 • 41 min
Ok, so if there’s one thing we all might admit to loving more than coffee or chile, it’s a cold one. That’s right, beer. Better still, craft beer from another awesome place right here in town. This episode we talk with Jim Schull, owner of Hops Brewing,…
What’s Up ABQ: Principal Rachel Sewards & Rebecca Green w/ Solare Collegiate Charter School
Nov 26, 2019 • 42 min
Sure, it’s the week of Thanksgiving, but whether you’re off on break or still out there adulting like a champ (We see you! Respect!) education in our city is a huge deal. Parents want to give their kids every opportunity and students want a place that’s…
What’s Up ABQ: Mark & Robert Rickert w/ Rickert Property Group - Keller Williams Realty
Nov 19, 2019 • 39 min
Living in ABQ means actually… you know… living here! Whether that means you’re in EDO or South Valley, the Heights or Barelas (or wherever else you hang your hat) it probably means you’ve had to buy or sell your home at one point or another. Moving is a…
What’s Up ABQ: Jesse Herron w/ Painted Lady Bed & Brew
Nov 12, 2019 • 48 min
The ultimate in-town experience is something we’re all hunting for - whether it’s abroad or right here in Burque. What’s better than to not only have great service with a killer aesthetic but to have it done locally. We’re talking historic locale, local…
What’s Up ABQ: John Kofonow, Amelia Salas, & Kim Arthun w/ Thirsty Eye Brewing
Nov 6, 2019 • 52 min
The only thing true Burquenos love more than their green chiles is their beer (and coffee). That’s why we’re always on the hunt for a great neighborhood brewery that also dabbles in caffeine. Throw in an art gallery and a killer outdoor patio and it’s…
What’s Up ABQ: Gail Rubin, CT, w/ Before I Die NM Festival
Oct 31, 2019 • 43 min
Sooner or later it’s gonna happen. No, we’re not talking about getting stuck in traffic on the Big-I, either. In this special bonus Halloween episode, we talk with certified thanatologist Gail Rubin about what end of life looks like for New Mexicans, as…
What’s Up ABQ: Old Town Julie Brown w/ Abq Ghost Tours
Oct 29, 2019 • 100 min
What was that? Have you seen it? Did you hear it? No, it’s not your imagination. Our special extra long, extra spooky Halloween episode is here! This time, Linds & Ryan talk real history and real ghosts with Old Town expert and paranormal hunter Julie…
Whats Up ABQ: Stan McCoy w/ Stan’s Coffee & Scones
Oct 22, 2019 • 48 min
We’re coffee people. You know it. I know it. The whole town knows it. What you might not know is just how good Stan’s Coffee & Scones is at pouring our daily fix over in Uptown. Seriously. And what’s better to pair your favorite caffeine fix with than a…
What’s Up ABQ: Ivan del Curto & Derrick Brown w/ LVL UP NM
Oct 15, 2019 • 47 min
Raise of hands, who LOVES writing cover letters? … Resumes? … How about going in for job interviews? …. Whether it’s any of the above, marketing, or strategic business planning, Ivan and Derrick have you covered. They’re not just here to be another…
What’s Up ABQ: Kevin Wade w/ Griffinwink Advertising
Oct 8, 2019 • 47 min
Contrary to popular opinion, they’re not actually a winking mythical creature - but they’re still magical just the same. This week Ryan and Linds talk it up with Kevin Wade over at Griffinwink Advertising about what it takes to market local endeavors…
What’s Up ABQ: ft. Sue Turner ,Tom Baker, & Kimberly Stoppel W/ the Telephone Museum of New Mexico
Oct 1, 2019 • 39 min
It’s right there on 4th street. Big tall building. Hard to miss. Or is it in your pocket? You might be about to listen to our show on it right now. This week, Linds & Ryan are in downtown Albuquerque talking with a whole cadre of wonderful folks who make…
What’s Up ABQ: Javier Romero w/ Hangerang
Sep 24, 2019 • 43 min
We’re always looking for the next spot to hang out at around town. Whether it’s grabbing a few beers with friends over at Thirsty Eye or chowing down on chicken at Happy Chickenzz over at El Vado, there’s absolutely no shortage of sweet places to check…
What’s Up ABQ: Joe Abeyta w/ EDo’s Barber Shop
Sep 17, 2019 • 43 min
A sweet hair cut is something we all need. Thus begins our eternal hunt for the absolute best place in town to obtain one. We’re here to tell you EDo’s Barber shop is top notch. Joe is not only New Mexico True, he’s also handy with a straight-razor too!…
What’s Up ABQ: w/ Larry Donahue of Slingshot Law
Sep 10, 2019 • 51 min
Robot Law. It’s coming soon. While it may sound like sci-fi, how living in an increasingly global world effects local businesses right here in our fair city on a day-to-day basis. Whether it’s AI shaping how we expect commerce to take place online or how…
What’s Up Abq: Peter Trevesani w/ New Mexico United
Sep 3, 2019 • 49 min
So, you might have heard of them. Maybe you already grabbed a beer with friends over at Starr Brothers and watched a game or three. Chances are, you already know exactly who we’re talking about because the whole city is in on this one. That’s right, we’re…
What’s Up ABQ: NM Bearded Man
Aug 26, 2019 • 42 min
It’s not every day you meet the real deal, but let us tell you, NM Bearded Man is. In this one we sit and talk New Mexico, local green culture, and what it really means to break down stereotypes on the front lines. So give yourself some space and time and…
What’s Up ABQ: Rachel Langer w/ Red Rock Roasters
Aug 19, 2019 • 41 min
Coffee. Excellent coffee. That’s what we want you to know about this week. Namely the wonderful, talented roasters hard at work down at Albuquerque’s very own Red Rock Roasters. Sit back, pour some of that roasted ambrosia in your mug, and enjoy this…
What’s Up ABQ: Gil Stewart w/ Burque’s Burgers and Dawgs
Aug 13, 2019 • 36 min
When’s the last time you had a great burger? How about a chili dog? Because OMG Gil Stewart’s Burque’s Burgers and Dawgs is AMAZING. No, like, We’re serious. Stop what you’re doing (*after you listen to our latest episode, of course) and go taste for…
What’s Up ABQ: Drew Herig, Mortgage Officer & Music Manager
Aug 5, 2019 • 37 min
This week, Ryan & Lindsey talk mortgages and music with the multi-talented Drew Herig. Drew, who grew up in Nob Hill now loves helping first-time home buyers (especially) purchase their first house… but wait! Disguised as a mild-mannered mortgage officer,…
What’s Up ABQ: Tony Chaleunphonh w/ Happy Chickenzz
Jul 29, 2019 • 35 min
This week Linds and Ryan meet up for some delicious chicken goodness. Where you ask? Why, Happy Chickenzz down at El Vado, of course! Now, prepare yourself for tasty local ABQ insights as owner Tony Chaleunphonh of Happy Chickenzz talks what it really…
What’s Up ABQ: Carlos Griegos w/ Bosque HVAC & Plumbing
Jul 22, 2019 • 47 min
Hey! This week Lindsey and Ryan are down at Bosque Heating Cooling & Plumbing talking with co-owner Carlos Griegos. What makes a good local company stay dedicated? How do they last? Why does it matter, especially right here in Albuquerque? We get into all…
Whats Up ABQ: Craft King Consulting
Jul 15, 2019 • 54 min
On this episode of What’s Up ABQ we’re talking all things in Albuquerque’s burgeoning craft beer scene with Angelo Orona of Craft King Consulting. To learn more about what Angelo is up to, check out http://craftkingconsulting.com/ . Don’t forget to…
What’s Up ABQ: Rio Grande CrossFit
Jul 8, 2019 • 39 min
Right off the bat we’re on it at Albuquerque’s own Rio Grande CrossFit! To learn more about our friends at the JCC, visit their website, or drop on by their location at 5520 Wyoming Boulevard NE. If you enjoyed the show, leave us a review and help us…
What’s Up ABQ Promo Tres
Jul 3, 2019 • 0 min
Our first episode drops Tuesday, July 9th!! We’ll be featuring Albuquerque’s own JCC. And oh, do we have so many more awesome interviews with amazing locals to share! Look for them each Tuesday wherever you listen to podcasts. Until then, Ciao —- Send in…
What’s Up ABQ Promo dos
Jun 28, 2019 • 0 min
Albuquerque’s much-awaited podcast is almost here! —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/whats-up-abq/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/whats-up-abq/support
What’s Up ABQ Promo Uno
Jun 27, 2019 • 0 min
It’s the podcast Albuquerque has all been waiting for… —- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/whats-up-abq/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/whats-up-abq/support