Sharon Van Etten joined Angel Olsen on stage at Chicago’s Pitchfork Music Pageant final night time (September 11) – scroll down to look at footage now.
The annual pageant made its return to town’s Union Park this weekend (September 10-12), celebrating Pitchfork’s fifteenth anniversary.
Olsen headlined the Pink Stage on Saturday and closed out her efficiency by bringing Van Etten on along with her.
“This final tune, I’m gonna convey out certainly one of my favorite singers, one of many kindest I’ve ever met within the music trade, Sharon Van Etten,” she instructed the group. The pair performed their latest duet ‘Like I Used To’ to complete the efficiency. Watch fan-shot footage under now.
“Though we weren’t tremendous shut, I all the time felt supported by Angel and thought of her a peer on this bizarre world of touring,” Van Etten mentioned on the time of ‘Like I Used To’’s launch in Could. “We freeway high-fived many occasions alongside the way in which…”
Olsen added: “I’ve met with Sharon right here and there all through the years and have all the time felt too shy to ask her what she’s been as much as or engaged on. The tune jogged my memory instantly of getting again to the place I began, earlier than music was anticipated of me, or a lot was anticipated of me, a time that is still pure and actual in my coronary heart.”
Final month, Olsen launched a brand new EP of ‘80s cowl songs by the likes of Laura Branigan and Billy Idol. In a four-star evaluation, NME mentioned: “Although ‘enjoyable’ isn’t essentially the primary adjective that involves thoughts taking inventory of those completed covers, it’s evident that Angel Olsen had loads of it delving into the emotive guts of every tune. At occasions you miss the cheese of the originals, however it is a stable idea, extraordinarily well-executed.”