The following was originally published on AUX.tv.
Toronto’s Phoenix Concert Theatre was packed to the brim for Caribou on Friday night. The man who is waiting to see if he can win the Polaris Prize a second time on Monday delivered a charged and colorful set.
Dan Snaith had his band with him, plus a four-piece horn section. They were all dressed in white shirts and pants, and there was a white sheet background as well, so when projections were played over them, it looked like a very long, trippy music video. They were set up with drums and synths in the front, so the crowd could see all of the details and motions at a better angle.