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Louis-Jean Cormier reclaims his voice

Louis-Jean Cormier is still getting used to being recognized at the grocery store.

The 34-year-old is familiar with standing in the public eye, first as the frontman for arty rockers Karkwa, still the only francophone band to win the Polaris Music Prize, then as a Prix Félix and Juno-winning solo artist following the release of 2012’s Le treizième étage. 669 more words


SXSW scene report: Mosh pits and Arcade Fire members at Mohawk

Of all the parties and showcases at SXSW, House of Vans boasts one of the deepest benches of talent. Stellar acts across genre lines — Speedy Ortiz, Courtney Barnett, Future Islands, Rae Sremmurd, many more — have packed in the crowds for day parties and night showcases the past three days on two different stages at the Mohawk. 384 more words

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Record Bulletin, 3/13: Arcade Fire and Will Butler

Reflektions on Reflektor

Hopefully whenever Arcade Fire regroups they take a hint from Will Butler’s short solo album: more fun is more better. Sometimes I wonder if I would recant my  266 more words


No Reflektion | On his solo debut, Arcade Fire's Will Butler becomes indie rock's king parenthetical

“When people are like, ‘Oh, you’re the guy from Arcade Fire,’ I’m like, ‘Yeah, it’s awesome.’ If people are like, ‘Oh, you’re Win Butler’s brother,’ I’m like, ‘Yeah, that’s my brother! 7 more words

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Day of Venus : Drive and Dynamism

When talking about yesterday’s Full Moon, I mentioned purity as the connective thread between Virgo and Aries. Arcade Fire’s Win Butler seems to embody this sense of fiery purity, which makes him very attractive to Venus in Aries. 198 more words


Will Butler - Policy Review

Arcade Fire’s rhythm guitarist Will Butler has often been the solid backing in what at times can be quite a chaotic band musically, that shifts and spirals around his brother’s slick and meandering vocals. 447 more words


Will Butler - Policy (Album Review)

Being in one of the world’s biggest and most celebrated Indie bands does have its pros, for example if you’re one of the more prominent members of the band and you decide to release a solo album you’re already going to have a fanbase ready. 640 more words