09 May 2017

Win Butler to remix ‘Sex Music’ by Beak>

UPDATE, May 10th: Digital release of the single as well. Beak> ealier this year released a single called ‘Sex Music’. Beak> is Portishead member Geoff Barrow’s other band and I believe there are some connections between Win Butler and Barrow. Either way, Win has been tapped to remix their single

02 May 2017

Win and Régine awarded the Ordre des arts et des lettres du Québec

Arcade Fire’s leaders and founding members Win Butler and Régine Chassagne are among those awarded the title of Companion or Compagne/Compagnon des Arts et des Lettres du Québec (Companions of Quebec’s Order of Arts and Letters) at a ceremony in Montreal on May 29th. CALQ had this to say about

22 Apr 2017

The new album reportedly not out before the tour kicks off

Arcade Fire’s fifth studio album that many thought would be out ahead of the tour kicking off on June 3rd, with their headline slot at Primavera Sound in Barcelona, now looks set to be released a fair bit later on in the year. This comes after the organisers of the

14 Apr 2017

Stream: Mavis Staples, Win Butler and Régine Chassagne – Slippery People (Live)

As announced not long ago Win Butler and Régine Chassagne feature on Mavis Staples: I’ll Take You There, An All-Star Concert Celebration. Now a cut from that has been released and it’s luckily enough just that cut we all wanted to hear. Great version of an all-time classic! Mavis Staples,

09 Apr 2017

Young Paris teaming up with Win Butler

Back in November 2014 Paris-born and New York City-bred Congolese rapper Young Paris shared a since then deleted tweet/photo of him and Win Butler in Arcade Fire’s Sonovox Studio with the caption “Working on the new Album with my buddy Win Butler. #BlacknGold #ArcadeFire”. Today Young Paris in an interview