Live From The Artists Den: Amos Lee With Special Guests Calexico
Airs Friday, May 24, 2013 at 11 p.m. on KPBS TV
Monday, May 20, 2013
The fourth season of the New York Emmy®-nominated music series LIVE FROM THE ARTISTS DEN features a remarkable line-up of icons and emerging stars performing in unique and historic venues. The groundbreaking new season features Adele, The Fray, Death Cab for Cutie, Kid Rock, Iron and Wine, and Amos Lee with special guests Calexico.
"Amos Lee With Special Guests Calexico" airs Friday, April 13 at 11 p.m. - Amos Lee made a triumphant return to Tucson on a sweltering night in the desert with an epic performance at the historic Fox Theatre. The acclaimed singer-songwriter came back to the city where he recorded his “Mission Bell” album, and invited a number of his friends to join the show, including local heroes Calexico.
The 19-song concert ranged from solo showcases to arrangements for a dozen musicians, and featured highlights from Lee’s latest album, as well as some of the finest songs from his catalogue. The show was recorded on August 23, 2011, at The Fox Theatre, in Tucson, Ariz.
The song list includes: “Keep it Loose, Keep it Tight,” "Cup of Sorrow,” “El Camino,” “Hello Again,” “Street Corner,” “Low Down Life,” “Skipping Stone,” “Out of the Cold,” “Truth,” “Violin,” “Jesus,” “Windows Are Rolled Down,” “Behind Me Now” and “7 Spanish Angels.”