Farewell to LCD Soundsystem

April 3rd, 2011
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An all-inclusive 230-minute set sufficed for the finale of the band that was LCD Soundsystem. The band gave their farewell concert on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden. Check out a video of the performance after the jump.

The set list featured rarities from the band’s catalog, along with a choir, string and horn sections, and some dancing from Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler. The band had previously requested that audience members wear black and white to the show. They also wrote, in a post on their website:

“If it’s a funeral, let’s have the best funeral ever!!!”

The band leaves behind a legacy that includes three studio albums and three Grammys.

Check out the performance below:

Setlist: (via)
Dance Yrself Clean (w/ “I’m Not In Love” by 10cc intro)
Drunk Girls
I Can Change
Time To Get Away
Get Innocuous!
Daft Punk Is Playing At My House
Too Much Love
All My Friends
Tired (w/ “Heart of the Sunrise” by Yes snippet)

Set 2
45:33 Part One
45:33 Part Two (w/ Reggie Watts)
Sound of Silver
45:33 Part Four
45:33 Part Five (w/ Shit Robot)
45:33 Part Six
Freak Out/Starry Eyes

Set 3
Us v Them
North American Scum (w/ Arcade Fire)
Bye Bye Bayou (Alan Vega cover)
You Wanted A Hit
Tribulations
Movement
Yeah (Crass Version)

Set 4
Someone Great
Losing My Edge (w/ “Da Funk” by Daft Punk snippet)
Home

Set 5
All I Want
Jump Into the Fire (Harry Nilsson Cover)
New York, I Love You But You’re Bringing Me Down (with “Twin Peaks Theme” by Angelo Badalamenti intro)

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