Members Of Arcade Fire And The Strokes To Take Part In Charity Basketball Game
Posted by Joseph Lee on 08.30.2014
The third annual event...
NME reports that members of Arcade Fire and The Strokes will be part of the third annual charity basketball game at the Pop Montreal festival. The Pop vs Jock III game was organized by Arcade Fire's Win and Will Butler. They will play on a team of musicians that include Justin Vernon of Bon Iver and The Strokes bassist Nikolai Fraiture.
The San Antonio Spurs' Matt Bonner will coach the musicians team. They will compete against local basketball players on September 20 at the McGill University Sports Centre. Pop Montreal happens on September 17-21 and includes performances from Twin Shadow, Panda Bear, Against Me! and Schoolboy Q.