Press

“Kicks up a cloud of excitement with its high-energy border-crossing sensibility.”
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“Joyful Mexo-Americana fusion, with virtuosic musical skill and virtuous harmonies.”
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“The breakout act at the Newport Folk Fest last year.” (Josh Jackson)
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These are the kinds of people we’re dealing with here: generous and caring folks.  They sound as such on their records as well, albums that blend the difference between a smaller staffed Calexico and the Bowerbirds, cutting into souls (made up and very real) and extracting heartache that sounds like rejoicing and vice versa.” (Sean Moeller)
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“One of the hottest new indie bands around.”
Better TV

“A band that joyfully celebrates and preserves the heart of Americana music.” (David Dye)
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“Pure, irresistible joy.” (Bob Boilen)
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#8 Best Live Act of 2011
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listen
NPRs All Things Considered : Listen
NPRs Mountain Stage : Listen
NPRs World Café : Listen
NPRs All Songs Considered : Listen
Daytrotter : Listen
PRI’s The World : Listen
NPRs Here & Now “Mexico-centric Indie Rock” : Listen

watch
NPRs Tiny Desk Concert : Watch
TV Interview on Better TV : Watch
PBS New Hour Art Beat : Watch
House Concert mini-doc : Watch
Ice-Cream Man : Watch