03 Oct 2016

Win Butler’s talk at Red Bull Music Academy

On September 27th Red Bull Music Academy invited Win Butler to hold a talk/lecture during their time in Montreal. Win talks about how horrible Donald Trump is, his upbringing, David Bowie, the band and their music – of course, and lots more. You can watch the full 2-hour talk, download

16 Sep 2016

Arcade Fire to headline the Sunday at Voodoo Experience

It’s just been announced Arcade Fire are to headline the Sunday, October 30th, at Voodoo Experience in New Orleans, LA. Single day tickets go on sale from 10am local time, go get yours here. Full lineup poster below.

11 Sep 2016

Win Butler’s Pop vs Jock IV

Win Butler is once again organising the basketball game ‘Pop vs Jock’ during Pop Montreal festival. After a break last year it’s now back for its fourth edition and takes place on September 24th. It features many faces from previous year’s editions like The Strokes’ Nikolai Fraiture, Vampire Weekend’s Chris

07 Sep 2016

Earliest Arcade Fire-ish footage to date

I believe this is the earliest footage of ‘Win & Régine’/’super early iteration of Arcade Fire’ that has surfaced. It’s definitely though more of a ‘Win and Régine with band’ thing than Arcade Fire. And while it obviously sounds very rough and grim at times (lousy sound system etc.) it’s

Dennis Bovell
26 Aug 2016

Here Comes The Night Time (Dennis Bovell remix)

Tonight Dennis Bovell sat in for Iggy Pop on BBC Radio 6 Music. Bovell premiered an official Arcade Fire remix of “Here Comes the Night Time”. On the air he says it’s ‘a mix I just did for Arcade Fire’, and that when the band sent him the master tapes

WayHome (2)
14 Aug 2016

My Story: Sara saw the band headline WayHome

Arcade Fire – 2016/07/23 – WayHome, Burl’s Creek Event Grounds, Oro-Medonte, ON, Canada. Sara Avakian saw Arcade Fire bring it at WayHome. This is her story. When I first heard that Arcade Fire were going to play a string of shows in 2016, I just knew I had to make