Day Fifteen: James Murphy is Still Doing Music Things that Will Be Very Important in About Seven Months

by Tom Noonan

James Murphy, frontman of the late, great LCD Soundsystem and general confused-expression enthusiast, has been confirmed as a featured collaborator on Arcade Fire’s follow up to 2010’s masterpiece The Suburbs.  It is unclear at this point whether the album will be a concept album focusing on aging hipster protagonists or will simply be another Converse-sponsored squandering of talent.  What is clear is that James Murphy is still making music.  JAMES MURPHY, MUSIC, STUDIO, WIN BUTLER’S HEIGHT these are all phrases that will be heavily searched together in the coming months.  Get ready, Google.