Calexico will release their Record Store Day exclusive orchestral collaboration Spiritoso digitally this spring. The live recording captures Calexico performing in Germany backed by the esteemed Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien and Deutsches Filmorchester Babelsberg. The set features songs culled from throughout Calexico’s career, including tracks from their latest record Algiers.
In related news, Calexico kicked off their summer tour with shows at Ozark, Arkansas’s Wakarusa and Ohio’s Nelsonville Music Festival. At Nelsonville, the members of Calexico sat in with event headliners Wilco on “California Stars” and “I’m the Man Who Loves You” during their encore.
Here’s a look at Calexico’s new album’s tracks
1. Frontera /Trigger*
3. The News About William**
4. Black Heart**
5. Minas de Cobre**
7. Two Silver Trees**
9. Quattro (World Drifts In)**
10. Crystal Frontier**
11. The Vanishing Mind*
12. Fortune Teller**
*Live with the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra (Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien)
**Live with the Deutsches Filmorchester Babelsberg