March 28th, 2011

Win Autographed Copy of Circo Soundtrack

First Run Features, distributor of Circo, will be giving away a prize pack that includes a Circo poster, an autographed copy of the Circo Soundtrack, as well as a clown nose! Contest ends June 30; winners announced in July. Click to find out more information and enter to win.

March 21st, 2011

Festival en el Barrio Viejo

Join us this Saturday, March 26, for The Festival en el Barrio Viejo in Tucson, AZ!

The B*Side Players, Robyn Hitchcock, The Baseball Project and many other amazing bands will join Calexico and friends, for a day of music, all benefiting KXCI 91.3FM.

A few tickets remain and are available at rialtotheatre.com, at the Rialto Box Office (M-F, 12-6PM), by phone (520 740 1000), and at all Bookmans locations.

Full lineup and more info can be found here.

February 15th, 2011

Maggie Bjorklund’s Album w/ Calexico

Maggie Bjorjklund’s U.S.debut, ‘Coming Home’ (Bloodshot), will be released Tuesday, March 22 and features Joey, John, and Jacob throughout the album.

Maggie, though being Danish, has nailed the wide open American West. Find more info at Bloodshot Records.

February 13th, 2011

Benefit for Southern Arizona’s Fund for Civility, Respect, and Understanding

Calexico set to perform at the Tucson Convention Center for a concert benefitting the Community Foundation for Southern Arizona’s Fund for Civility, Respect, and Understanding. The Fund will support those affected by the January 8th tragedy that occurred in Tucson. It will also promote civility and respect in the public sphere in addition to increasing awareness of mental illness. More details can be found in the tour section.

February 4th, 2011

Congratulations Amos Lee!

Congratulations to Amos Lee on his album Mission Bell which debuted #1 on the Billboard 200 Chart! Album produced by Joey Burns and includes guest appearances by Willie Nelson, Lucinda Williams and Iron & Wine’s Sam Beam. Above photo taken at The San Xavier Mission courtesy of Rocky Yosek.

January 11th, 2011

Hollywood Bowl Performance Review

Calexico’s Hollywood Bowl performance named the top Transcendent Moment of LA Rock Gigs in 2010 by LAist. Check out the article here to read the full review!

October 14th, 2010

The Bay Area Native Video

The Bay Area Native filmed a cool version of “The News About William” with just acoustic guitar/vocals and trumpet. We think the video, audio, and background came out pretty nicely…hope you like it too!