Interview: Calexico on touring with Arcade Fire, free live album, new music in 2011
Posted Oct 5, 2010 8:59 PM By Katie Hasty
Joey Burns would be the first to admit it was a tangent, but he tried explaining how his viewing the documentary “The Cove” and Tilda Swinton’s Italy-bound “I Am Love” precisely conveys the unique position his band Calexico is in. The word “possibilities” was bandied about. So was “imagination” and the concept of “paying it” or “moving it” forward as the rest of the industry – even the country – moves backward.
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Calexico plays two more shows with Arcade Fire in Mexico on Oct. 10 and 12 and will play a trio of headlining shows in November.