Published Jul 20, 2010Southern alt-country band Calexico take on the Arcade Fire's "Ocean of Noise" with a variety of instrumentation and a captivating vocal re-imagining. The Arcade Fire liked this version so much that they released it as a B-side on their "Intervention" single in 2007, but you can download it for free as of right now.
Grab Calexico's cover of "Ocean of Noise" over at Chromewaves here.
Calexico are about to play a handful of North American dates before touring Europe in the fall. Catch them live here:
7/20 New York, NY - City Winery
7/21 Buffalo, NY - Traif
7/22 Toronto, ON - Phoenix Concert Theatre
7/23 Guelph, ON - Guelph Lake Island
7/31 Newport, RI - Fort Adams State Park
8/6 Edmonton, AB - Gallagher Park
8/7 Regina, SK - Victoria Park (Regina Folk Festival)
8/14 Ottawa, ON - Britannia Park