Event Archive - Calexico, The Frames, Jason Collett
Wed. September 24th 2003 @ Richard's On Richards (No Minors)
Former members of Giant Sand and Friends of Dean Martinez mix faux-spaghetti western soundtracks with indie rock, folk, '70s fusion, and mariachi music, with guests the Frames and Jason Collett. Sept. 24, 9 pm, Richard's on Richards (1036 Richards). Tix $17.50 (plus service charges and fees) at Ticketmaster, 604-280-4444. Tix also at Zulu and Scratch Records.
Calexico achieve critical success for their swampy mix of neo-mariachi tunes, indie-rock riffs, jazz swagger, Mexicali blues, and electronic funk. Calexico, from Arizona, was co-founded by Joey Burns guitar/vocals and John Convertino drums. Their latest albums, Feast of Wire and Convict Pool, offer haunting tales of love, death, and betrayal in a v... more info
An independent band from Dublin, Ireland. 'The Cost' released world-wide on 20 February 2007. more info
Raised in Toronto, this singer performed in and around Toronto, but it was his association with Andrew Cash that garnered him praise and critical acclaim. After performing in the Andrew Cash Band in the late '80s and early '90s, Collett joined Ursula, an alternative rock spin-off of Cash's previous group. The band toured Canada and opened up for ac... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]