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  1. Yep Roc Records Signs Alejandro EscovedoRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    Yep Roc Records proudly announces the signing of acclaimed Texas singer/songwriter Alejandro Escovedo. Currently working on material for his Yep Roc debut anticipated for 2018, Escovedo will headline the Think About the LinkA 12-city tour beginning January 13, in Austin, Texas.


  2. Q&A with Chuck ProphetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... out beyond the Golden State from time to time, and he has taken a particular interest in Texas. Twice, Alejandro Escovedo enlisted Prophet to co-write songs, yielding "Real Animal" in 2008 and "Big Station" in 2012. Prophet played guitar and keys on ...


  3. XRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 22 | LA Weekly

    ... longtime X collaborator Dave Alvin and the still-jolting Minutemen remakes of bassist Mike Watt, although Alejandro Escovedo is the only artist here still creating exciting new music. Sign up for our weekly guide to events in Los Angeles, and never ...


  4. Donate to the Scott McCaughey Recovery FundRead the original story

    Monday Nov 20 | The Pordland Mercury

    He's the guitar wizard who has played with and/or fronted and/or produced R.E.M, Wilco, Young Fresh Fellows, The Minus 5, The Baseball Project, and guested on countless other projects, most recently with Alejandro Escovedo. His trademark sunglasses at night and wild shock of white hair makes him a stand out in any room, or on any stage.


  5. The Minus 5's Scott McCaughey Recovering From StrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Stereogum

    Scott McCaughey, frontman of the Minus 5 and Young Fresh Fellows and longtime touring member of R.E.M., suffered a stroke while on tour with Alejandro Escovedo. He is reportedly in stable condition.


  6. A Scott McCaughey SamplerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Stranger

    You may have heard by now that the precious natural musical and human resource known as Scott McCaughey suffered a stroke yesterday while on tour with Alejandro Escovedo in San Francisco. As of this moment he is in stable condition and recovering.


  7. The Minus 5's Scott McCaughey suffers a strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Brooklynvegan

    ... M. Ward, The Baseball Project, Tired Pony, and R.E.M. - suffered a stroke while on a West Coast tour with Alejandro Escovedo. He is in stable condition. Loved by many and a best friend to all, Scott brings a very bright light to the stage. In his ...


  8. Scott McCaughey (Young Fresh Fellows, Minus 5, REM) Is in Stable...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Stranger

    Scott McCaughey , the ever-smiling, sunglasses-wearing front man of the bands The Minus 5 and the Young Fresh Fellows, and side man to countless bands - including M. Ward, The Baseball Project, Tired Pony, and R.E.M. - suffered a stroke while on a West Coast tour with Alejandro Escovedo. He is in stable condition.


  9. Portland Musician Scott McCaughey Suffered a Stroke On TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Willamette Week

    Portland-based musician Scott McCaughey , frontman for cult-favorite Pacific Northwest acts the Minus 5 and Young Fresh Fellows and longtime touring member of R.E.M., has suffered a stroke. According to a post on the Minus 5 Facebook page , the stroke occurred during McCaughey's current West Coast run with singer-songwriter Alejandro Escovedo.


  10. Alejandro Escovedo Burns Bright at The RitzRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Metroactive

    BURNING UP: Alejandro Escovedo continues a marathon series of concert dates showcasing his latest album, 'Burn Something Beautiful.' Photo by Todd Wilson.


  11. Justin Townes Earle, Iris Dement, Dan Bern among acts announced for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 |

    ... of the Calgary Folk Music Festival. "We like to have roots headliners. We had Hayes Carll last year and Alejandro Escovedo the year before." Unlike the often raucous party on Prince's Island in July, Block Heater has emerged as the festival's ...


  12. Live: In Carrboro, Yep Roc Records Celebrates Two Decades in BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Independent Weekly

    ... added guests and attractions. Appearing as an opener for Friday night's show was a rare occurrence for Alejandro Escovedo. His punk roots were showing early in his set, and he kept digging away, exposing more ashe progressed. From the jangly garage ...


  13. Things to Do This Weekend: November 10-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... Water Bar, featuring support from Farm Animals, Dim Wit, and Plastic Cactus. 8 pm, Black Water Bar, $6 Alejandro Escovedo & The Burn Something Beautiful Band, The Minus 5 Renowned Texas singer/songwriter Alejandro Escovedo returns to Portland to ...


  14. Alejandro Escovedo touring, playing City Winery shows in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Alejandro Escovedo spends a lot of time on the road. He was out with The Minus Five over the summer , and will be on tour again starting this weekend.


  15. Is Ray Prim Austin's best bandleader? His record-release show made that case.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Austin American Statesman

    ... that respect, the artist Prim has most reminded me of since I first saw him and his group a year ago is Alejandro Escovedo, the longtime Austin performer who moved to Dallas last year . That's not to say their music is anything alike, really: Prim ...


  16. Inside the Americana Genre's Identity CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... Mavis Staples, roots revivalist Rhiannon Giddens, the Mavericks frontman Raul Malo, and singer-songwriter Alejandro Escovedo – the demographic makeup of this year's AmericanaFest puts the community's representational dynamics in stark relief. ...


  17. Austin music out this week: Pulkingham Layne, Jean Caffeine and more |...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Austin American Statesman

    ... Pulkingham is most often seen these days as the guitarist in Patty Griffin's band, after many years with Alejandro Escovedo; Darin Layne has released eight solo albums and teaches at St. Edward's University. They bonded over Brazilian Choro music ...


  18. Friends and fellow musicians remember Austin guitarist Joe Eddy HinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Austin American Statesman

    Joe Eddy Hines with Buick MacKane at a memorial benefit for the late Ross Shoemaker in August 2015. Rafael Rodriguez/Contributed News of the death of Austin guitarist Joe Eddy Hines early this morning at age 63 from cancer circulated across social media on Wednesday, with stories from friends as well as photographs and video clips of his performances with Alejandro Escovedo and Buick MacKane.


  19. Fests galore with aerial dancers, nighttime art, Celtic and chamber musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Channel3000

    ... Fleetwood Mac tribute band) on Friday night; Madison native Gabe Burdulis, country-pop band Dusk and Alejandro Escovedo on Saturday night; and blues-tinged rock from Jane Lee Hooker and Minnesota's Davina & the Vagabonds on Sunday evening. Mad Gael ...


  20. Things to do in Birmingham, Aug. 6-12Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... Halls, 2100 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. North, free admission, 205-440-2229. Spend another evening with Alejandro Escovedo . The Texas singer-songwriter has earned a devoted fan base in Birmingham over the years, performing music that's ranged from ...