14 May 2015

Will Butler performs on Seth Meyers

Will Butler visited Late Night with Seth Meyers ahead of his US and Canada west coast dates beginning next week. He performed a great version of “Anna” for the show and “Witness” for a web exclusive. Matt Bauder on sax joined Will and the band (Julie Shore, Sara Dobbs, and

10 May 2015

Coachella and the US/CAN festivals to play

I was asked a while back if I think Arcade Fire will headline Coachella on the next tour. It would be their third time headlining, and fifth appearance. The band has done Coachella on every tour so far. In 2005 Arcade Fire played an instantly legendary set that people still

05 May 2015

Win and Régine to open Haitian restaurant

From Haiti to Montreal: Arcade Fire teams up with Toronto restaurant duo to open Agrikol LAURA BEESTON MONTREAL — Special to The Globe and Mail The magic started when Win Butler blew up the PA system. Last August, the Arcade Fire frontman was enjoying food and drinks with the band

05 May 2015

Proper release for Will Butler’s Guardian songs

Mark Lawson is properly mixing the Guardian songs. Hopefully will have at least a digital version available by the end of the month — Will Butler (@butlerwills) May 1, 2015 Will Butler recorded a song a day based on The Guardian news articles in the week leading up to the