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Texas Monthly Exclusive Song Premiere: Heartbeat Smile

TEXAS MONTHLY/DAN SOLOMON/SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 Photo: Nancy Rankin Escovedo Exclusive Song Premiere: Alejandro Escovedo Announces His New Album With A “Heartbeat Smile” Alejandro Escovedo is the definition of a songwriter’s songwriter. While his own career has been a modest success, the biggest names in music adore the guy’s work. Bruce Springsteen calls him up at his own shows, and has appeared on Escovedo’s recordings. Ryan Adams and Whiskeytown featured him as a… Read More

Burn Something Beautiful, October 28, produced by Peter Buck & Scott McCaughey

Renowned songwriter, singer, true believer, Alejandro Escovedo releases Burn Something Beautiful  October 28th, 2016 on Fantasy Records  The new album, Escovedo’s first solo endeavor since 2012’s highly acclaimed Big Station, is in actuality, a highly collaborative affair. Teaming with Peter Buck (R.E.M.) and Scott McCaughey (The Minus 5) to co-write the album’s songs, Escovedo also enlisted the pair to act as the project’s producers. Escovedo and company take some mighty big swings… Read More

“Some of the most galvanizing rock ‘n’ roll shows we’ve ever seen”

A different side of the rocker at Narrow Falls Center for the Performing arts with trio.  Music Scene-Millford Daily News/Jay Miller/July 23, 2016 Some of the most galvanizing rock ‘n’ roll shows we’ve ever seen have come from Austin, Texas songwriter Alejandro Escovedo, within the past few years. But it was a markedly different side of the songsmith on display Friday night at the Narrows Center for the Arts in Fall River,… Read More
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