11/12/2004 02:11:45 PM|||peter patnaik|||The new writer for the blog will be revealed later this afternoon, weather permitting. There is a great new(ish) mp3 blog running now,Keep The Coffee Coming I has both John Prine and Elizabeth Cotten, music doesn't get much better than that.
Alejandro Escovedo is one of founders of alt. country through his work with Rank and File, and his solo work as seen him develop into one of the best writers of recent memory. Recently he has hospitalized from complications with Hepatitis C. However, he is out of the hospital now and undergoing treatment at his home in Texas. This track is pulled from a live compilation recently a little bit ago called More Miles Than Money. More information and how to help at Alejandro Fund. Also the Por Vida tribute cd for sell there and other places, is really amazing and worth the pickup.
Alejandro Escovedo - Broken Bottle|||110028846928509112|||I Wanna Be Yr Dog11/13/2004 02:45:19 AM|||Tuwa|||Escovedo is quite good. Found him through a recommendation Emmylou Harris made in an interview.11/16/2004 01:12:22 AM|||Gregg|||Good news for Alejandro fans - two shows scheduled for February at the Old Town School of Folk Music in Chicago. Pretty sure he won't be doing any real touring, but it'll be great to see him back on stage.