Calexico will play the FESTIVAL EN EL BARRIO to benefit KXCI Community Radio again this year with Rebirth Brass Band, our own Sergio Mendoza Y La Orkesta, Heartless Bastards and more. The event will take place Sunday, March 24th beginning at 1PM in El Presidio Neighborhood near the Tucson Museum of Art. Calexico has played this benefit every year since 2001!! Tickets available HERE now.
You can now download “Fortune Teller” from the band’s recent World Cafe performance. The song is from a new, free collection of Cafe performances available for a very limited time during the month of February. Each weekday during the month World Cafe will offer one free song from a recent session, however the collection will only be available until March 1st. Go here to download tracks from Lord Huron, Allen Stone and others.
“Maybe on Monday” is WXRT Chicago’s Free Download of the day – get it here!
Calexico will be returning to New Orleans to play New Orleans Jazzfest this year! The band plays Sunday, April 29th. Tickets are on sale now here.
Madpixel Art and Design in Louisville, KY designed and printed this poster for the dates with Yo La Tengo. They are hand screen printed, signed and numbered (only 125 printed) and will be available at the three Calexico + Yo La Tengo Shows in Atlanta, Louisville and St. Louis. Tickets for those shows still available.
Here is the tour poster for the US dates that start on Wednesday in LA. Thanks to Cast Iron Design in Boulder for designing and printing this lovely item.