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The Concept Album As a Performative Genre
9 Nov 2014 // 9:20 PM
Pink Floyd’s concept album The Wall is a key example of an artwork that the studies of the musical theatre are missing out.
The 100 Best Albums of the 2000s: 20-1
9 Oct 2014 // 9:13 PM
These top 20 records of the '00s feature some familiar faces, but also several that, over time, have grown more fondly in memory.
Arcade Fire: Everything Now
2 Aug 2017 // 9:30 PM
Arcade Fire is not old enough for this work as late career orthodoxy nor suave enough to cook these observations into delicious bites.
'Arcade Fire: The Reflektor Tapes' Is Supposed to be Hypnotic
15 Feb 2017 // 4:30 AM
The Reflektor Tapes is 66 minutes long but feels like three hours of pretension. The bonus concert film Live at Earl's Court is nearly two hours long but breezes by.
Arcade Fire - "Creature Comfort" (Singles Going Steady)
17 Jul 2017 // 4:27 AM
"Creature Comfort" is a big, bold statement of intent from Arcade Fire. This is a song that leaves you anything but anesthetized.
Arcade Fire - "Everything Now" (Singles Going Steady)
14 Jun 2017 // 6:41 AM
Opinions are sharply divided about Arcade Fire's latest single.
Panorama Music Festival Sets Out to Prove That Two Is Better Than One
1 Jun 2016 // 4:36 AM
Not without stirring up some controversy, Panorama Music Festival takes aim at New York City with a barrage of big bands.
Arcade Fire’s Will Butler Is Moving Out, Not Moving On
13 Mar 2015 // 6:55 AM
Who is Will Butler? He is the Ringo, the goofy one, the guy who runs around on stage beating a huge drum. The problem with