Tuesday, January 13, 2009

#2 Album of 2008 - Calexico's Carried To Dust

Each day we'll be profiling one of the Top 10 albums of 2008 at KXCI. We're up to #2 - Calexico's Carried To Dust.

This album is available for purchase directly from these Tucson artists at their website: http://www.casadecalexico.com/store.

KXCI would also like to thank Calexico for their annual concert benefit for the station, held December 29th at the Rialto Theatre.


KXCI Favorite Tracks:

#2 Two Silver Trees

#3 The News About William

#10 Bend To The Road

All of them!

"Hands in the air please for the return of Arizona's number one sons. All the tropes are in place... the brushed rattling percusion, the twangero guitar, the open, desert-evoking sound. And yes, the return of the mariachi blare that so suits the writing of Covertino and Burns." - BBC


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