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!

October 4th, 2010

Artists For Action Raffle

Sorry about the late notice folks, but we are involved in a drawing for some cool prizes over at the Hoco Festival website. In conjunction with the Artists For Action group you can enter to win raffle items from us, Devotchka, Cris Kirkwood from Meat Puppets, etc. Only $5 to enter… Winners will be picked at the Spoon show tonight at Rialto.

September 20th, 2010

Tucson show

Just added… we’ll be playing a hometown show on Sunday, November 7th in Tucson, AZ at the Rialto! Love it!