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An Interview with Crystal Fighters


Crystal Fighters's creative process falls short of being an instinctual pursuit. The band, it seems, are musical scavengers, constantly acquiring sonic bits and pieces from the privileges that come along with being a traveling band. Basque Country, South America, Africathe group look for cultural traditions to inform their sound at every turn, creating exotic music that's unlike anything their peers are doing. When the Fighters popped in on our Williamsburg prop house to play a few songs, they also talked at length about what inspires them, breaking down the performance song by song. Dig a little deeper into what makes this band so unique in our extended interview with them.

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