23 Mar 2017

Arcade Fire at Les Nuits de Fourvière

A date that has all the ingredients to be the ‘gig of the summer’ was announced today when Les Nuits de Fourvière announced their 2017 program. Arcade Fire are to play the ancient roman amphitheatre in Lyon, France on June 5th. Last time the band played there was on the

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22 Mar 2017

Arcade Fire to headline Lollapalooza 2017!

Arcade Fire had up til now only announced dates in Europe, that changed this morning when Lollapalooza in Chicago, IL announced its 2017 lineup. The band will headline the Sunday, August 6th. It’s the third time the band plays the festival following their debut in 2005 as “The Arcade Fire”

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17 Mar 2017

Pro shot footage of The Reflektors

Arcade Fire, as The Reflektors, did a few small gigs before the release of Reflektor in 2013. Storm Saulter, film-maker/photographer, captured the band around the dates in Miami, FL at Mekka Nightclub (2013-10-23) and Little Haiti Cultural Center (2013-10-24). He’s now put up a video of it all, which you

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16 Mar 2017

RECAP: Arcade Fire – 2017/03/15 – Kanpe Kanaval, Montreal

Arcade Fire played a fundraising gig at Kanaval Kanpe to benefit the Haiti relief organisation Kanpe. Arcade Fire – 2017/03/15 – Kanpe Kanaval, Métropolis, Montreal, QC, Canada. The band Win Butler, Régine Chassagne, Will Butler, Tim Kingsbury, Jeremy Gara, Richard Reed Parry. Touring musicians: Marika Shaw (viola/violin). Diol Edmond, and

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09 Mar 2017

Owen Pallett: Five essential Arcade Fire songs

Owen Pallett, Arcade Fire’s long-time collaborator/touring musician/friend, was asked by WFUV to pick his five essential Arcade Fire songs. It makes for very interesting reading. Check it out. Owen Pallett: Five Essential Arcade Fire Songs: “Vampire/Forest Fire,” Arcade Fire EP (2003) The self-titled EP continues to be, after The Suburbs,

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