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Alejandro Escovedo On World Cafe WXPN-FM

Today the Mexican-American singer-songwriter reminisces about coming to Austin as a kid and what convinced him to move back.

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Alejandro Escovedo's Street Songs of Love features songwriting collaborations with Chuck Prophet, as well as guest artists such as Bruce Springsteen and Ian Hunter. Marina Chavez hide caption

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Mick Jagger and Keith Richards during the 1971 recording sessions for Exile on Main Street. Dominique Tarl hide caption

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