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Alejandro Escovedo Strikes Out on His Own.

Fresh Air Producer Amy Salit interviews singer Alejandro Escovedo. He's formerly with the band True Believers. Escovedo is esteemed for his songwriting ability and described as "poet of the ordinary event." His new solo release is "With These Hands," (Rykodisc)

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Other segments from the episode on June 12, 1996

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, June 12, 1996: Interview with Dapo Olorunyomi; Interview with Alejandro Escovedo.

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