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Show Preview: Alejandro Escovedo’s music history in Protest, Immigration and Politics – Harvester Performance Center, May 15

Editorial: Bang, bang, trouble in America/Roanoke Times/May 14, 2019 Some singers sing protest songs. Alejandro Escovedo’s protest was to not sing a song. In 2005, the Texas musician — who has managed to merge his diverse roots in punk rock and alternative country into a single style — learned that his most popular song, “Castanets,” was on President George W. Bush’s iPod. That wasn’t so surprising. Bush liked a lot of what… Read More

Folk & Tumble Review: Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival at Oh Yeah Music Centre, Belfast

By Damian McNairney/ Photos by Gerry McNally/May 5, 2019 – Over the past 45 years, Alejandro Escovedo, has been constantly reinventing himself; punk, balladeer, rocker, country singer, playwright, street poet and chronicler of our times, Tonight we get it all in an exhilarating show lasting 2 hours and more. There is a style and grace about the man and the performer, that evades most on the circuit, yet for Alejandro, it is… Read More

La Provincia Preview: Alejandro Escovedo promises a magical “live” in Cantù

Google Translation Italian to English Full article La Provincia Two years ago he was the protagonist of a memorable performance: today return to the 1e35Circa. The best concert in the long history of the Canturino club All’Unaetrentacinquecirca? Difficult to establish: legendary moments have not been lacking, from the incursions of characters like Joe Henry at the very beginning, not to mention Capossela, whose name pays homage, the unforgettable presence of Rick Danko , the exuberant Popa Chubby , the first performance… Read More
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