Calexico announce summer dates

Calexico will be doing some globetrotting this summer, so pack up the station wagon now and get ready to hit the road. Tickets are on sale for some of the dates already, or will be soon, and - you heard it here - we might be hearing a lot more from these gents as the year goes on, if you catch what we're saying...

FRI MAY 23 Tucson Rialto Theatre with Mariachi Luz de Luna and Salvador Duran and Mariachi Aztlán de Pueblo High School : A benefit for Mariachi Aztlán and their trip to Washington DC on July 4 to represent Arizona in the National Independence Day Parade. (Buy tickets)

FRI June 20 Neuhasen Ob Egg Southside Festival (Buy tickets)

SUN June 22 Scheeßel Hurricane Festival (Buy tickets)

SAT July 5 Detroit Comerica City Fest (Buy tickets)

SUN July 6 Toronto Mod Club with Wood Pigeon (Buy tickets,)

MON July 7 Montreal Le National with Wood Pigeon (Buy tickets,)

WED July 9 Ottawa Ottawa Blues Festival (Buy tickets)

FRI July 11 Winnipeg Winnipeg Folk Festival (Buy tickets)

SUN July 27 Reno Robert Z Hawkins Amphitheatre (Buy tickets)

SUN Aug 3 Newport Newport Folk Festival (Buy tickets)

SUN Sept 14 Dorset UK End of the Road Festival (Buy tickets)

THU Sept 25 Chicago World Music Festival: Chicago 2008, at Millenium Park, Pritzker Pavillion, with Mariachi Luz de Luna and Salvador Duran *FREE SHOW* (More info)