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Tom Russell's Juarez Journal | reviews, news & interviews

Tom Russell's Juarez Journal

Tom Russell's Juarez Journal

Exclusive: the songwriter files his report on this month's trip

To mark the release of Tom Russell's superb new album Blood and Candle Smoke this week,  the cowboy singer-songwriter reports on his trip earlier this month to the Mexican city of Juarez, one of the most dangerous cities in the world, just over the border from where he lives in El Paso, Texas.

"Down below El Paso lies Juarez, / Mexico is different, like the travel poster says…"
Burt Bacharach and Bob Hilliard, "Mexican Divorce"

1. It's another Sunday evening in Ciudad Juarez.

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Wow...a great read ... terrific couple of pieces..

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