Calexico (Band)

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Calexico is a Tucson, Arizona-based Americana, Tex-Mex, indie rock band. The band's two main members, Joey Burns and John Convertino, first played together in Los Angeles as part of the group Giant Sand. They have recorded a number of albums on Quarterstick Records, while their 2005 EP In the Reins recorded with Iron & Wine has reached the Billboard 200 album charts. Their musical style is influenced by traditional Latin sounds of mariachi, conjunto, cumbia, tejano, as well as country, jazz, and post-rock. The band has been described by some as "desert noir", and is named for the border town of Calexico, California. Wikipedia


From this profile you will find 17 photos, 41 lists, 58 albums, 393 songs, 60 film credits, and key facts about Calexico!

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Calexico is a member of the following lists: American alt-country groups, American post-rock groups, American indie rock groups, Musical groups from Arizona, Musical groups established in 1996, Quarterstick Records artists, American alternative country groups, Musical groups from Tucson, Arizona, Music of Tucson, Arizona and Calexico.

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60 Credits »
2012 Damned Tijuana -
2011 The Guard -
2011 Bill Shakespeare in Hollywood -
2011 Flor de Muertos -
2010 Circo -
2003 Jonny Vang -
2002 Thelma -
2000 Committed -
2000 Love, Money, Love -
2000 Mushroom's Dam -
1999 Independent Lens -


393 Songs »
1 Two Silver Trees 2008
2 Victor Jara's Hands 2008
3 Sunken Waltz 2003
4 Black Heart 2003
5 The News About William 2007
6 Cruel 2006
7 Alone Again Or 2004
8 Man Made Lake 2008
9 Writer's Minor Holiday 2008
10 House Of Valparaiso 2008
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)


41 Lists »
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