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“Sadness, loss won’t dampen Alejandro Escovedo’s curiosity”

Bill Thompson / Cincinnati Enquirer-USA Today Network / April 29, 2016 Alejandro Escovedo has spent the past couple of years careening between happiness and tragedy. When a person has packed as much living into 65 years as the Texas singer-songwriter has, acceptance is almost inevitable. Escovedo returns to the Taft Theatre Ballroom Tuesday after finishing his first record in four years. But the thrill of making new music is tinged with sadness… Read More

Gravity & Thirteen Years Released on Vinyl / New record in the works

Celebrating the re-release for the second time since 2002; the first time ever on vinyl, Alejandro’s first two solo albums, Gravity and Thirteen Years on New West Records .  It’s a double celebration, as this release is in conjunction with Record Store Day, April 16, 2016.  Alejandro is recording his new record in Portland with Peter Buck (REM, The Minus Five, Todos Santos Fesitval founder) and Scott McCaughey (The Minus Five, Baseball… Read More

Former Nuns punk-rocker Alejandro Escovedo returns to Marin

Back where it all started Paul Liberatore’s Lib at Large / / March 31, 2016 When Texas singer-songwriter Alejandro Escovedo makes a rare solo concert appearance at the HopMonk Tavern in Novato on April 19 ( A few tickets still available)  the acclaimed roots rocker plans to season his show with songs and stories about his career as an alternative country music trailblazer — a career, you may be surprised to… Read More
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