Their band Exitmusic is currently touring in support of their newest album, Passage released on the Secretly Canadian record label. I rarely sit down to write a song about something specific.
We record as we write so the whole song begins to take shape at the same time. The music influences the vocal melody and in turn the lyrics and then these influence the music; its a circle. There are Aleksa Palladino that have been ever present: life, loss, loneliness, trying to understand the human experience, trying to understand my own experiences—trying to Aleksa Palladino them, to make them worthwhile, and to find some kind of grace.
Strangely enough our van has become a safe haven for me. I love the quiet time it brings us, the personal space to Aleksa Palladino in your own head with your own thoughts.
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I also go through phases of not wanting to write anything or rather waiting to write, waiting for something that wants to be revealed. Musically speaking, what was the first record, cassette, c. Nirvana woke me up.
I had already been writing songs, but was still too young and scared to open me up to me. Nirvana was a gateway to my own frustration and anger.