Alice Glass
lead singer ofCrystal Castles (band)
Alice Glass
Alice Glass is a Canadian musician who is the lead vocalist and lyricist of Crystal Castles.
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Leeds Festival 2012
Clash - over 4 years
For many Leeds is their first festival, which is why we’re not surprised that on the bus there everyone looks like Harry Styles and we look more like the Child Catcher. It’s often seen as an initiation right for the GCSE and A level result lot, and since those days are long behind us we were worried that we wouldn’t relate to the whole experience anymore. It takes about twenty-five minutes and a sack of wine to disregard this questioning. Leeds lads Pulled Apart by Horses open the Main Stage on Friday with a glorious awaking set that shakes away the cobwebs of the Thursday night booze-fest. Along with this guitar-heavy day is the new and fresh addition to the festival: The Black Keys, and they prove a formidable force amongst the recycled bands of the evening. Foo Fighters, Less Than Jake and Justice all headline on the Friday night, so a major run around is needed to catch all three. Foo Fighters are up first - a recurring headline band, but with a vast array of sing-a ...
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Crystal Castles’ Third Record & New Video
The Silver Tongue - about 5 years
Today Crystal Castles announced that their third LP was in the making, and that it’s set for release this summer on Fiction Records. The band – Alice Glass and Ethan Kath – are recording in Warsaw, Poland this time, their first time in a studio since working on (II), their award-winning [see below] sophomore full-length, [...]
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Lollapalooza Through the Years: 10 Iconic Moments In Style - RollingStone.com
Google News - over 5 years
The band's live performances convey a gleeful venom lacking in many of their contemporaries, thanks mainly to frontwoman's Alice Glass's fearless stage histrionics and savagely cool personal style. It's all in the execution: her ink-black bowl haircut,
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Lollapalooza 2011: Best and Worst of the Festival - Chicagomag.com
Google News - over 5 years
Security guards couldn't stop Alice Glass—the diminutive, kohl-eyed singer for electro goth band Crystal Castles—from climbing off stage and over the security barricade. A sea of upturned hands held her steady and upright while she grinded through
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Lollapalooza Video - Crystal Castles - Spacelab
Google News - over 5 years
Alice Glass, now free from her crutches, was free to get up and move around, which she did by even going out out into the crowd and standing on top of people's hands as they held her up. Alice Glass ... she doesn't walk on water (yet) but she can walk
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Crystal Castles Drops the Beat on the Newport - Examiner.com
Google News - over 5 years
When she was 15 years old, lyricist and vocalist Alice Glass was performing as the lead singer for a local punk band called Fetus Fatale. However, when Ethan Kath heard her singing, he asked her to record vocals over tracks he had been working on since
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Osheaga 2011: Crystal Castles - Montreal Gazette (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Alice Glass's chirping voice was barely audible as she bounced around to a wall of thumping beats and distortion. But the mess was half the appeal, and the end of each song brought a fresh burst of applause. Flashing strobes and faster rhythms bordered
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Coldplay, highlight of the day at Bilbao BBK Live 2011 - EITB
Google News - over 5 years
Crystal Castles is a Canadian duo comprised of Ethan Kath and Alice Glass. Nowadays they are one of the most powerful bands in experimental electronic music and they have an inflammatory live sound. On Thursday, Carpa Vodafone will host bands like Mild
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Lo que no te puedes perder del BBK Live - RTVE
Google News - over 5 years
Deja que las luces estroboscópicas y la estridencia de Alice Glass se cuelen dentro de ti y tendrás un concierto memorable. Blondie. Un clásico que no decepciona. Los que todavía nos levantamos escuchando ese "Heart of Glass" que nunca pasa de moda ... -
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dcode Festival: Un respiro para el circuito madrileño - Cáscara amarga
Google News - over 5 years
El dúo electrónico canadiense ofreció una muestra de su inclasificable música, con una revolucionaria Alice Glass que hizó honor a su fama y no paró de saltar y encaramarse a lo que pillaba por el escenario hasta el último momento mientras se
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Festival de Nîmes 2011 : Chemical Brothers + Crystal Castles + The Do + ... - Montpellier Net
Google News - over 5 years
explique Joseph. Groupe Canadien de Rock Indépendant tendant vers la musique électronique, Crystal Castles est composé de Ethan Kath et Alice Glass. C'est en 2008 que sort leur premier album. Un succès. Le second album date lui de Juin 2010
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Dcode Festival, prueba superada - ABC.es
Google News - over 5 years
Alice Glass, vocalista de Crystal Castles, se arrodilla por última vez sobre el escenario: es el fin del primer Dcode Festival, para pesar de muchos de los asistentes que ya tenían la fiebre del sábado noche en el cuerpo y que pedían más guerra tras
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Glastonbury Day 1 featuring Radiohead, Wu-Tang Clan, Crystal Castles Worthy ... - Exclaim!
Google News - over 5 years
Three hours later, a tardy Crystal Castles turned up on the same stage for a scintillating showcase, which culminated in a rain-drenched Alice Glass crowd-bound and howling through huge takes on "Celestica" and "Not in Love." And then the whole stage
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Dcode Festival en directo - RTVE
Google News - over 5 years
Ethan Kath y la carismática vocalista Alice Glass, que suele autolesionarse en sus actuaciones, han conseguido abrir un camino ignoto en pleno siglo XXI. Completan el plantel del sábado, entre otros: The Vaccines, The Ting Things, The Sounds
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Dcode Festival Música y Arte en la Universidad - RTVE
Google News - over 5 years
También el 25, el dúo de Toronto Crystal Castles desplegará en la Complutense su poesía vestida de columnas electrónicas. Ethan Kath y la carismática vocalista Alice Glass, que suele autolesionarse en sus actuaciones, han conseguido abrir un camino
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Alice Glass
    TWENTIES
  • 2014
    Age 25
    In October 2014, Glass had announced her leaving of Crystal Castles which she claimed was due to her own personal and professional reasons.
    More Details Hide Details Glass had stated that she will be launching her solo career in the future. Alice Glass topped NME's Cool List in 2008 (beating mainstream artists such as Jay-Z) and responded by criticizing the idea of the cool list itself. In 2011 Rolling Stone Magazine named Crystal Castles as one of ten icons in 20 Years of Lollapalooza moments (alongside legends such as Sonic Youth, Patti Smith, and Jesus & Mary Chain). Crystal Castles received the John Peel Award For Innovation at the 2011 NME Awards. Crystal Castles debut album was included in NME's "Top 100 Greatest Albums of the Decade" list at #39.
  • 2013
    Age 24
    At the 2013 Glastonbury Festival, Crystal Castles began their set 20 minutes past the scheduled time, with Glass visibly sick and beginning "Plague" sitting with her head in her hands.
    More Details Hide Details According to NME, Glass had been suffering from food poisoning, but chose to perform anyway. According to many fans, Glass pulled through the entire set.
  • 2012
    Age 23
    During a 2012 performance with Crystal Castles at Brixton Academy, Glass kept a small shrine on stage in tribute to a deceased fan of the band (18 year old Connor Meek).
    More Details Hide Details The show was reported to be very chaotic, so much so that a security guard asked Glass to address the situation. She spoke directly to the crowd, a rarity for a Crystal Castles performance. Before performing "Wrath of God" she went on to explain that the shrine was for the band's friend Conor, who died at only 18 years old the previous day.
  • 2011
    Age 22
    In Tokyo on 18 January 2011, Glass fell and put strain on the unhealed ankle injury, causing her ankle to break.
    More Details Hide Details Against the wishes of her physicians, Glass chose to perform 5 months' worth of shows on crutches instead of canceling.
  • TEENAGE
  • 2008
    Age 19
    In March 2008 Glass broke two of her ribs in a car accident.
    More Details Hide Details Doctors instructed her to take at least six weeks off to allow time to heal but she continued the tour, performing a twenty minute set within days of the accident.
    Crystal Castles was infamously shut down at Glastonbury 2008 after Glass climbed a speaker stand just before "Alice Practice" and was swallowed by the crowd during "Yes No".
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    In 2008, before the band's interview with Now Magazine, Glass disappeared and neither Ethan nor the band's manager could contact her.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1988
    Born
    Born on August 24, 1988.
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