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Calexico: Road Songs For Wandering Souls

The Tucson, Ariz., band's newest batch of story-songs about people in transition is titled Algiers, named for the New Orleans neighborhood where it was recorded.

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Band's Lead Singer On Singing For Giffords

Calexico has played at a number of Giffords' campaign events. The band's lead singer, Joey Burns, talks about playing for Giffords.

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