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Alejandro Escovedo – “True American gem”

Innocent Words  Magazine & Records / Troy Michael /July 4, 2016   “If anyone ever deserved to have their albums remastered and put back on wax, it is certainly Alejandro Escovedo. He is a true American gem…” Alejandro Escovedo Gravity; Thirteen Years [Deluxe Reissue] (New West/Watermelon) Alejandro Escovedo is one of the most prolific, not to mention underrated singer/songwriters of the last 20 years. The son of Mexican immigrants, Escovedo cut his… Read More

Alejandro Escovedo – a “songwriter’s songwriter”

Alejandro Escovedo is still listening, still learning Daniel Durcholz / Go Magazine / Twangfest Preview , Off Broadway, St. Louis / June 9, 2016 Photo Courtesy of Associated press Alejandro Escovedo still pays attention to the musical masters. Never mind that many would regard Escovedo, 65, as a master himself, having come up through the ranks playing punk rock and cowpunk with his bands the Nuns, Rank and File, and True Believers,… Read More

“One of rock’s finest song-crafters delivers knock-out performance”

Chris Sikich / Philadelphia Magazine /Arden Gild Hall, Arden DE / June 2, 2016 The calm thunder of one of the foremost living musical forces played to a sold-out Arden Gild Hall on Saturday, May 28th – Alejandro Escovedo. The sweltering, 90-degree heat (there’s no AC in the gorgeous historic venue) only enhanced the mystique of one of rock’s finest song-crafters. The night was one of reflection, as Escovedo dug deep into… Read More
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