This Week's Voice: The Arcade Fire, Lilith Fair, Neu!, and More
In this week's Village Voice, Rob Harvilla takes on the grandiose, unintentional comedy of the Arcade Fire's The Suburbs, Maura Johnston wanders around the revitalized Lilith Fair, and David Cotner breaks down the long-awaited Neu! retrospective.
Win Butler, serenading The Kids. Photo by Kim Erlandsen.
In Books, Zach Baron reads Rick Moody's The Four Fingers of Death.
In Film, J. Hoberman declares Lebanon the best film of 2010 (so far, anyway), Eric Hynes chats with Animal Kingdom writer-director David Michôd, Dan Kois on IFC's Spring Fever, and Nick Pinkerton finds some similarities between Gentlemen Prefer Blondes and Eccentricities of a Blonde-Hair Girl.
In Art, the Voice's three critics team up to savage Bravo's reality TV show, Work of Art.