ESCONDIDO will perform at this year’s Madeira Film Festival in Madeira, Portugal. The festival, which runs from April 21 to April 27, will take place at Reid’s Palace and Municipal Theatre.
Escondido’s Jessica Maros and Tyler James will perform as a duo on Thursday, April 24 at 9pm, prior to the fashion show, “Peppermint Green”, the 2014 Laurissilva Spring/Summer Collection from Portuguese designer Patricia Pinto.
Two new Midwest shows have been added to Escondido’s touring schedule. Madison’s FRZN Fest is on Friday, January 17 and a Chicago Bluegrass and Blues program show supporting Greensky Bluegrass has been added at Chicago’s Concord Music Hall on Saturday, January 18.
American Laundromat Records has announced the release of I Saved Latin!, the double-CD tribute to Wes Anderson coming in spring 2014. The project features Escondido, Black Francis, Kristin Hersh, Mike Watt and others covering songs from six of Anderson’s films including Bottle Rocket, Rushmore, Royal Tenenbaums, Life Aquatic, Darjeeling Limited, and Fantastic Mr. Fox.
Escondido performs “Strangers” from the Kinks.
Pre-order the CD and so many other goodies here. Alphabetical listing of artists below!
I Saved Latin!:
Black Francis: “Seven and Seven Is” (Love) [Bottle Rocket]
Elk City: “Play with Fire” (The Rolling Stones) [Darjeeling Limited]
Escondido: “Strangers” (The Kinks) [Darjeeling Limited]
Freelance Whales: “Let Her Dance” (The Bobby Fuller Four) [Fantastic Mr. Fox]
Generationals: “Making Time” (Creation) [Rushmore]
Grand Hallway: “I Am Waiting” (The Rolling Stones) [Rushmore]
Joy Zipper: “Ooh La La” (The Faces) [Rushmore]
Juliana Hatfield: “Needle In The Hay” (Elliot Smith) [Royal Tenenbaums]
Kristin Hersh: “Fly” (Nick Drake) [Royal Tenenbaums]
Matt Pond: “These Days” (Nico) [Royal Tenenbaums]
Mike Watt & the Secondmen: “Street Fighting Man (The Rolling Stones)” [Fantastic Mr. Fox]
PHOX: “The Way I Feel Inside” (The Zombies) [Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou]
Santah: “Five Years” (David Bowie) [Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou]
Sara Lov: “Alone Again Or” (Love) [Bottle Rocket]
Solvents: “Nothing In This World Can Stop Me Worryin’ Bout That Girl” (The Kinks) [Rushmore]
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin: “Margaret Yang’s Theme” (Mark Mothersbaugh) [Rushmore]
Tea Cozies: “Here Comes My Baby” (Cat Stevens) [Rushmore]
Tele Novella: “Stephanie Says” (The Velvet Underground) [Royal Tenenbaums]
Telekinesis: “This Time Tomorrow” (The Kinks) [Darjeeling Limited]
The Ghost in You: “Oh Yoko!” (John Lennon) [Rushmore]
Tomten: “30 Century Man” (Scott Walker) [Life Aquatic]
Trespassers William: “Fairest of the Seasons” (Nico) [Royal Tenenbaums]
William Fitzsimmons: “The Wind” (Cat Stevens) [Rushmore]
On tour last month ESCONDIDO stopped by the new studios at St. Louis’ KDHX and played three tracks from their debut record, The Ghost Of Escondido, including “Cold October,” “Radio Queen,” and “Black Roses.” Listen here, folks!