Three weeks ago, Mr. Puck unveiled an entirely reinvented Spago Beverly Hills, with a décor he describes as “edgy,” a soundtrack of Arcade Fire and Spoon, and a menu sprinkled with adventurous small-plate offerings that have some of his bluer-hair customers wincing.
Most people know Mac McCaughan as the guitarist from Superchunk, or as one of the co-founders of Merge Records, home to Arcade Fire, Spoon, She & Him, Neutral Milk Hotel, M Ward and more. But did you also know that he is married to a James Beard award winning chef, and one of the guys from Arcade Fire says her restaurant is the reason the band signed to Merge?
Sent in by Pamela L:
This is from [Tuesday] night, 8pm at Granville Moore’s in Washington, DC. Truly amazing mussels, accompanied by some pretty great tunes…
- Vampire Weekend - M79
- Arcade Fire - Wake Up
- The Cure - Mint Car
- Social Distortion - Story of My Life
- Etta James - You Can Leave Your Hat On
- Howlin’ Wolf - Back Door Man
- Jackie Wilson - Lonely Teardrops
- The Black Keys - Everlasting Light
Social D into Etta James!? Nice.
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