Joey Burns | Singer and guitarist from Calexico: «What people consider country has changed a lot, therein lies the mystery»

Joey Burns and John Convertino, leaders of the band originally from Arizona. / holly andres

The frontier rock of the Tucson band will play this Thursday (6:30 p.m.) with their new album at the first Jazzaldia concert at the Kursaal

Carlos Rodriguez Vidondo

On both banks of the Rio Grande, country, southern rock, tex-mex and mariachi sound, not in vain the water that flows through it is what separates the US and Mexico. A little more than 70 miles from the border with the Sonoran desert, two natives of Tucson, Arizona, founded Spoke, a band that they soon renamed Calexico, in honor of the place “where they


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