Feast of Wire

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Feast of Wire
Studio album by Calexico
Released February 18, 2003
Recorded Wavelab Studio, Tucson, Arizona
Genre Indie rock
Americana
Tex-Mex
Alternative country
Post-rock
Length 47:30
Label Quarterstick Records
Producer Joey Burns
John Convertino
Craig Schumacher
Calexico chronology
Hot Rail
(2000)
Feast of Wire
(2003)
Garden Ruin
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Tiny Mix Tapes 5/5 stars[2]
Pitchfork Media (8.9/10)[3]
In Music We Trust A+[4]

Feast of Wire is the fourth studio album from Arizona indie-rock band Calexico.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Sunken Waltz" – 2:27
  2. "Quattro (World Drifts In)" – 4:36
  3. "Stucco" – 0:20
  4. "Black Heart" – 4:48
  5. "Pepita" – 2:36
  6. "Not Even Stevie Nicks..." – 2:42
  7. "Close Behind" – 2:51
  8. "Woven Birds" – 3:46
  9. "The Book and the Canal" – 1:45
  10. "Attack el Robot! Attack!" – 3:17
  11. "Across the Wire" – 3:25
  12. "Dub Latina" – 2:19
  13. "Güero Canelo" – 2:57
  14. "Whipping the Horse's Eyes" – 1:24
  15. "Crumble" – 3:54
  16. "No Doze" – 4:21

Bonus Tracks[edit]

  • A hidden instrumental track (in some album's editions) -- "Untitled" (2:16) -- is in the disc's pregap.

Personnel[edit]

  • Joey Burns - vocals, various instruments
  • Paul Niehaus - pedal-steel guitar
  • Martin Wenk - accordion, trumpet, bowed vibraphone
  • Jacob Valenzuela - trumpet
  • Volker Zander - upright bass
  • John Convertino - piano, drums, percussion
  • Nick Luca - electric guitar, piano, synthesizer, vibraphone
  • Ed Kay - flute
  • Eddie Lopez - button accordion
  • Craig Schumacher - trumpet, synthesizer, tympani, background vocals
  • Joeseph Valenzuela - trombone
  • Jeff Marchant - trombone

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