DOWNLOAD: Alejandro Escovedo – Street Songs (MP3)
Starting tonight (6/29), Alejandro Escovedo & the Sensitive Boys play a string of album-release shows for new LP Street Songs of Love, out today on Fantasy Records. All three are at City Winery, with a sold-out show tonight, and a gig Wednesday, June 30 (tickets) and one on Friday, July 2nd (tickets). The first two feature Bobby Bare Jr. in the opening spot and the third has special guest Willie Nile. If you see Bobby, tell him happy birthday and congratulations on the birth of his new son.
In addition, Alejandro will be in Fords, NJ for an instore at Vintage Vinyl on Thursday (6/1), and will be back in the area for the XPoNential Music Festival in Camden, NJ, on July 16th, and a show at Stone Pony in Asbury Park, NJ, on July 23rd with Megan Mccormick (tickets).
The new album’s title track is above, and a live performance of album-opening “Anchor” is posted below. Other tour dates and festivals for the summer are below…
Alejandro Escovedo – 2010 Tour Dates
06/29/10 NYC, NY City Winery US #
06/30/10 NYC, NY City Winery US #
07/01/10 Fords, NJ Vintage Vinyl Records US
07/02/10 NYC, NY City Winery US $
07/07/10 Austin, TX Waterloo Records US
07/07/10 Austin, TX Blues On The Green US
07/15/10 Ottawa, ON Ottawa Blues Festival US
07/16/10 Camden, NJ XPoNential Music Festival US
07/17/10 Alta, WY Grand Targhee Resort US
07/19/10 Cambridge, MA Middle East Downstairs US
07/20/10 Northampton, MA Calvin Theatre & Performing Arts Center US
07/23/10 Asbury Park, NJ Stone Pony US
08/10/10 Solana Beach, CA Belly Up Tavern US
08/14/10 San Francisco, CA Bimbo’s 365 Club US
08/23/10 Boise, ID Egyptian Theatre US
08/24/10 Salt Lake City, UT The State Room US
# w/ Bobby Bare Jr.
$ w/ Willie Nile