WATCH: Calexico | Splitter [Video]

Calexico have just this week released their new album Algiers and here is the video for the first single from it, Splitter. Algiers is their 8th album including 2010’s soundtrack to the film Circo. The album title comes from the neighbourhood where they worked on the album in New Orleans. Their record label ANTI- has posted an insight into the making of the record on their … Continue reading WATCH: Calexico | Splitter [Video]

FREE ALBUM: CALEXICO release new live album for download…

If you’ve experienced Calexico live then you’ll know what an exceptional group of musicians they are – particularly the nucleus of Joey Burns and John Covertino. The band has generously released a new album Live in Nuremburg and made it available for free download… Grab it HERE Over there you can also check out their current run of US and European live dates that will take them … Continue reading FREE ALBUM: CALEXICO release new live album for download…

REVIEW: CALEXICO @ Metro, Sydney 03/03/10

reviewed for FasterLouder Roots music was the flavour of the night at the Metro with 3 quite different variations on that fairly all encompassing genre. It has become a term that describes anything associated with blues, folk, reggae and country and with The Fumes, Wagons and headliners Calexico we were entertained with the full spectrum. The Fumes had been conjuring up some heavy blues rock … Continue reading REVIEW: CALEXICO @ Metro, Sydney 03/03/10

ON TOUR: HEALTH, CALEXICO, JANE’S ADDICTION, DEAD WEATHER, HORRORS and more…

The summer tours are coming thick and fast now and alongside festival appearances, most acts are fitting in sideshows across Australia… JANE’S ADDICTION Tuesday 23 February – Sydney, Enmore Theatre [Licensed All Ages] Wednesday 24 February – Melbourne, The Palace [18+] HEALTH Wednesday February 24 – Corner Hotel, Melbourne Thursday February 25– The Step Inn, Brisbane Friday February 26 – Oxford Art Factory, Sydney Saturday … Continue reading ON TOUR: HEALTH, CALEXICO, JANE’S ADDICTION, DEAD WEATHER, HORRORS and more…

ON TOUR: GOLDEN PLAINS first announcement…

Golden Plains have announced the first batch of acts to appear at the Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre on March 6-8 2010. Pavement Dinosaur Jr Calexico Dirty Projectors The Big Pink Tame Impala Midnight Juggernauts Super Wild Horses Monotonix Gaslamp Killer Nashville Pussy Jeffry Lewis and The Junkyard The Cruel Sea The Crayon Fields Ransom Andee Frost Wooden Shjips Royal Headache http://2010.goldenplains.com.au/ Continue reading ON TOUR: GOLDEN PLAINS first announcement…