Calexico Kick Off North American Tour Tonight


    With this springs Garden Ruin receiving a near-universal thumbs up from critics, Tucson, Arizona natives Calexico have been touring hard behind their latest effort. Having just recently returned from a successful tour of Europe, the band is set to kick off a stretch of North American dates tonight in Solana Beach, California. The band is far from finished with the Old World however. A quick couple of dates in early July in Belgium and Germany will be followed up by yet another full blown tour of Europe in mid August. North American Dates are as follows:


    06-12 Solana Beach, CA Belly Up

    06-13 Los Angeles, CA Henry Fonda Theater *

    06-15 Santa Cruz, CA The Rio *

    06-16 San Francisco, CA The Fillmore *

    06-17 San Francisco, CA The Fillmore *

    06-19 Portland, OR Wonder Ballroom

    06-20 Vancouver, BC Commodore

    06-21 Seattle, WA Showbox

    06-23 Chicago, IL Metro #

    06-24 Pittsburgh, PA Rex Theatre #

    06-25 Philadelphia, PA Trocadero #

    06-26 Washington, DC 9:30 Club #

    06-27 Brooklyn, NY Warsaw #

    06-28 Boston, MA The Roxy #

    07-05 Detroit, MI Magic Stick

    07-06 Toronto, ON Phoenix Concert Theatre

    07-07 Ottawa, ON Cisco Systems Bluesfest ^

    07-08 Quebec City, QC Quebec Summer Festival

    07-09 Montreal, QC Metropolis

    08-03 New York, NY Central Park Summerstage $

    08-05 Chicago, IL Lollapalooza


    *with Black Heart Procession

    #with Jason Collett

    ^with Seu Jorge

    $ with The Frames and The New Pornographers