Wednesday, April 15, 2009
Alejandro Escovedo Returns to St. Louis; Headlines Twangfest in June
By Chad Garrison
on Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 9:25 AM
announced yesterday the line up for its June festival.
Headlining the kickoff party at the Pageant on Wednesday, June 10, is the incomparable Alejandro Escovedo
. The singer/songwriter last played in St. Louis a few years back. (He canceled a show last summer at the Duck Room.)
Last month, Escovedo cleaned up at the Austin Music Awards
that kick off SXSW -- winning musician of the year, album of the year and songwriter of the year.
Check out the RFT music blog A to Z
for the full line-up of artists scheduled to play the four-day Twangfest.
St. Louis' annual indie music celebration