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KUTX Studio 1A – A Man Under the Influence /Think About the Link Tour

“The result is beautifully textured rock ‘n’ roll that transcends any one genre and firmly plants Alejandro Escovedo as one of the preeminent songwriters/composers working in Texas today.” Listening to Alejandro Escovedo’s catalog is a bit like reading tree rings. Through careful examination of the rings left behind, you can decipher the sights, sounds, and most importantly, the music coming out of the Austin scene (even though he now lives in Dallas)… Read More

One would be hard-pressed to name many figures in the roots rock-Americana world who are more loved than Alejandro Escovedo

Shepherd Express /Dave Gil Del Rubio – One would be hard-pressed to name many figures in the roots rock-Americana world who are more loved than Alejandro Escovedo. Not only was Escovedo named No Depression magazine’s Artist of the Decade in 1998, but in a sign of how much his musical peers respect him, they recorded a 2004 tribute album—Por Vida: A Tribute to the Songs of Alejandro Escovedo—to help him pay off… Read More

Alejandro Escovedo – Spokesperson for Prevent Cancer Foundation

From Alejandro: “I am proud and happy to announce that I have been chosen as a spokesperson for the Prevent Cancer Foundation. The campaign is titled #ThinkAboutTheLink and we will be posting PSAs and information about upcoming events. Please spread the word amongst your friends. Get screened. Get vaccinated. Get treated.” www.preventcancer.org Watch the first of Alejandro’s PSAs here:  #ThinkAboutTheLink Photo by Nancy Rankin Escovedo ABOUT #ThinkAboutTheLink & Prevent Cancer Foundation As… Read More
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