Nick Paumgarten/The New Yorker/September 2018 – Alejandro Escovedo, the singer and songwriter, likes to have a proper Mexican breakfast before a long drive. “Let’s go here,” he said. He pulled into the back lot of a restaurant called El Pueblo, across from the Tornado bus terminal on East Jefferson Boulevard, in the Oak Cliff section of Dallas. El Pueblo, he said, is where travellers arriving by bus from Mexico often go to… Read More
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
Alejandro Escovedo, Foto Matteo Donda
“It’s a mistery”. Perché un giorno della fine degli anni Cinquanta la famiglia Escovedo abbia lasciato San Antonio è veramente un mistero. Fatto sta che se ne sono andati in California e lì sono rimasti: “Ho lasciato il Texas quando avevo 8 anni”, racconta divertito Alejandro: “Mio padre ci disse: Andiamo in vacanza in California. Ma non siamo mai più tornati indietro, ci siamo lasciati tutto alle… Read More