Articles tagged calexico

28 Jul 2015 // 2:30 PM

Calexico - Full Performance (Live on KEXP) (video)

The latest full KEXP session just hit the web and it's from beloved Americana band Calexico.

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Calexico: Edge of the Sun

Seeds of experimentation and collaboration planted long ago bear some of the best fruit of Calexico's long career.

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13 Jun 2013 // 9:00 AM

2013 Nelsonville Music Festival

On the opening night of the 2013 Nelsonville Music Festival, several attendees reported seeing a meteor or fireball in the sky.

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More than 60 acts are now confirmed for the festival, which runs from May 30 through June 2 in Nelsonville, Ohio.

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27 Apr 2011 // 10:00 PM

Hauschka: Salon Des Amateurs

Salon Des Amateurs is great fun and probably the most floral piece of belle époque kitsch you’ll hear all year: perfect background music for your Baudelaire reading group, but it might be a bit much for less adventurous ears.

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Frontier Ruckus: Deadmalls and Nightfalls

Deadmalls and Nightfalls is a musical map to the psyches of its performers. You will want to know the words by heart to sing under the haze of summer starlight.

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Calexico: Live from Austin TX [DVD]

When the band kicks into full-gear and those horns full of mariachi flourishes and adventure blast forth, it can make you imagine whole vistas unfolding in front of you.

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Marianne Dissard: L’Entredeux

Marianne Dissard lives in Arizona but doesn't sound like it. She sounds French.

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The Best Americana Music of 2008

It did seem -- perhaps because of the genre's traditional real-world concerns -- like a lot of the year's best Americana releases sensed the storm clouds gathering.

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13 Oct 2008 // 11:00 PM

Calexico

By the end of the night we’ve heard a pretty good variety of material: Ghostly Mark Knopfler-esque shuffles, dubious salsa, and even the odd glacial noise-storm.

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The Energy Moving Through the Air: An Interview with Calexico’s Joey Burns

In a business that is dominated by both the hyper-commodification of artistry and the lazy emphasis on marketing and artifice rather than imagination and creativity, Calexico’s “just play” approach is like the whisper of another era.

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9 Sep 2008 // 11:00 PM

Calexico: Carried to Dust

Calexico return to the dusty Southwest - and, triumphantly, to their absolute best - on their sixth studio album

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11 Jun 2008 // 10:23 AM

Calexico, Dr. Dog, Ben Sollee…

Calexico Crystal Frontier [MP3]       Matt Bauer Don’t Let Me Out [MP3] Feat. guest musicians Angel Deradoorian (Dirty Projectors), Alela

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Various Artists: The Road Mix: Music from the Television Series One Tree Hill, Vol. 3

Music for a trip from Carolina to Texas and back again. Play this CD 32 times straight and say, "There's no place like Tree Hill…There's no place like Tree Hill…"

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23 Dec 2006 // 6:00 AM

Best Albums of 2006

At long last, the annual rite of passage, the "best of" list... Here's PopMatters picks for the best 60 records of 2006.

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Globespotting: Best World Music of 2006

In a year of stylistic cross-pollinations, sounds from around the world come together on Michael Keefe's list of fun and fascinating albums.

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13 Apr 2006 // 12:00 AM

Gotan Project: Lunático

If only updating an established style could always be as successful as this.

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12 Apr 2006 // 12:00 AM

Calexico: Garden Ruin

Garden Ruin sounds a bit like Calexico followed their muse out into the uncharted desert as far as they could, and then returned to town to shower, shave, reflect, and stock up on supplies

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Exotic Animals and Southwest Spice: An Interview with Calexico

Calexico's John Convertino on working with more -- and fewer -- artists.

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	Calexico: World Drifts In—Live at the Barbican London [DVD]

In November of 2002 just months before the release of Feast of Wire, their exquisite 2003 album, Calexico performed in London as part of the Further Beyond

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