Oh. My. Gawd. There are not enough words to describe how incredible tonight's Arcade Fire show was. A million thanks to the man who made it all possible, Mr. K.C. Douglas. The full scope of this show will be transcribed in detail soon, very soon.
For now, the pertinent details. Show was top secret. Tickets went on sale at 3 locations in LA today at noon. Most camped out over night to scope out the 3 spots based on clues tweeted by AF last night. Show location wasn't divulged to anyone but those who got on the list.
Show was here, at the Ukrainian Culture Center on Melrose:
Inside of said venue looked like this, before the show:
Here's my spot for the show:
And finally for tonight, the flawless setlist:
Month of May
Neighborhood #2 (Laika)
No Cars Go
City with No Children
Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)
Neighborhood #3 (Power Out)
We Used to Wait
Ready To Start
Keep the Car Running
Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains)
...more on this next week!