April 2nd 2016 – David Bell CBC News (Extract)

news-2016-junosarcadefire

At this years Junos it was also about recognizing musicians that made a social difference.

Tom Cochrane presented Arcade Fire with the Allan Waters Humanitarian Award. “They don’t create music in a vacuum,” Cochrane said. “They are keen observers of the human condition,” he said of the group’s work in Haiti.