The Black Light

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This article is about the Calexico album. For other uses, see Black Light (disambiguation).
The Black Light
Studio album by Calexico
Released May 19, 1998
Recorded Wavelab Studios, Tucson, Arizona in July, August & December 1997, except 2,4 & 11 at the homes of Burns and Convertino
Genre Americana, indie rock, Tex-Mex, post-rock
Length 54:09
Label Quarterstick
Producer Joey Burns & John Convertino
Calexico chronology
Spoke
(1996)
The Black Light
(1998)
Hot Rail
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars link
Pitchfork Media (8.5/10) link

The Black Light is the second studio album of Americana / indie rock band Calexico. It was released May 19, 1998 on Quarterstick.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Gypsy's Curse" (Burns) – 4:17
  2. "Fake Fur" (Burns) – 2:36
  3. "The Ride (Part 2)" (Burns) – 3:08
  4. "Where Water Flows" (Burns, Convertino) – 1:57
  5. "The Black Light" (Burns, Convertino) – 3:20
  6. "Sideshow" (Burns, Convertino) – 2:02
  7. "Chach" (Burns, Convertino) – 3:32
  8. "Missing" (Burns) – 6:01
  9. "Minas de Cobre (For Better Metal)" (Burns) – 3:08
  10. "Over Your Shoulder" (Burns) – 4:10
  11. "Vinegaroon" (Burns, Convertino) – 1:06
  12. "Trigger" (Burns) – 2:34
  13. "Sprawl" (Convertino) – 1:27
  14. "Stray" (Burns) – 2:54
  15. "Old Man Waltz" (Convertino) – 2:29
  16. "Bloodflow" (Burns) – 5:09
  17. "Frontera" (Burns) – 4:19

Personnel[edit]

Calexico[edit]

Additional personnel[edit]

Engineered by Craig Schumacher & Nick Luca.

Mixed at Wavelab Studios, Tucson, Arizona