Arcade Fire Tag
Toronto-based cellist Alex McMaster recounts her experience playing with Arcade Fire at the 2011 Juno Awards for our music website, Weeping Elvis. How did this come to be? Let McMaster take you behind the scenes.
There will be a documentary about LCD Soundsystem’s farewell. To say that this has potential to be The Last Waltz of this generation may be a bit of a stretch, but as far as influence and appreciation go, it’s a reasonable facsimile.
Ty Clark introduces us to Austin’s David Ramirez: “Every show brings a fond memory. Whether the set is pulled off perfectly or is laced with mistakes I find something worthwhile to remember. The minute I stop doing that is the minute I should stop playing.”
Regardless of how any of us feel about the death of Osama bin Laden (great, good, bad, indifferent), there’s still a Monday to get through and, hopefully, people to love when it’s over. Music brings people together. Now let’s all stream today’s playlist.