Festival season is officially underway–in South America, at least. This past weekend marked the fourth edition of Lollapalooza Chile. Nine Inch Nails, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Soundgarden were among this year’s headliners, but Arcade Fire’s set is making headlines back in the States.
Julian Casablancas Surprises Arcade Fire
As the band took the stage and began performing “Normal Person,” someone emerged on-stage wearing Win Butler’s paper-mache bobblehead mask. The mystery man revealed himself to be Julian Casablancas, whose set at the festival has earned less-than glowing reviews. The Strokes’ frontman was quickly dismissed by Butler, though the tone of the transaction seemed pretty friendly.
Article by Jason Schellhardt