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The Arcade Fire: The High School Musical

The Arcade Fire: The High School Musical

Ever since news leaked this morning that someone in Glasgow found The Arcade Fire’s new single at a record store (the way the band is getting this new music out is fascinating!), I’ve been scouring the web trying to find it… While doing so, I came across this incredible story: That a high school in Ottawa, Canada are premiering a musical based on The Arcade Fire’s last album, “Neon Bible,” tonight (and the musical is fully authorized by the band). They have interpreted the songs as “the tale of a futuristic world, overrun by technology”. So if anyone is in Ottawa the next few nights… Make me jealous.

And on top of all that, the high school raised $21,000 to bring the show to the Edinburgh Festival in August. So again.. if you’re there/heading that way…

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