New Conor Oberst song rips into Arpaio

Aug 1, 2012, 1:13 PM | Updated: 1:31 pm

Move over, George Lopez. Indie singe-songwriter Conor Oberst has made a place for himself in the anti-Joe Arpaio camp with a song titled, “MariKKKopa.”

Oberst, who made a name for himself as frontman for the band Bright Eyes, has reunited with pals from another band he was in, Desaparecidos, for “MariKKKopa.” Besides a slam at and a sound bite from the sheriff, Sun City also earns a reference.

The single is out Thursday.

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