So what was it like the first time you met Madonna?
Thing is that we met very casually because there was no managers and agents involved, and that pretty much set up the vibe for the rest of the things we collaborated on. That's probably the best way to approach anybody, really. I dunno. I mean, we had some friends in common before that, so I wasn't necessarily, you know, taken by so much surprise. Every time we [Gogol Bordello] played in London, there was a rumor she would be coming to our show, something like that, and eventually it happened.
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