Dan DeLuca is an Inquirer pop music critic. But his "In the Mix" column in the Weekend section ventures further afield, into books, movies, TV, the Internet, graphic novels and anything you might call "popular culture."
My iPod played a trick on Arcade Fire. I was driving around last weekend, listening to Reflektor, the Canadian American band's highly anticipated fourth album, which comes out Tuesday.
When Pearl Jam performed "Wishlist," a song from 1998's Yield, during its three-hour sold-out show at the Wells Fargo Center on Monday, Eddie Vedder added some lyrics not in the original.