26 May 2017

Arcade Fire coming to Argentina

Update (May 29th): Arcade Fire to headline the Friday, December 15th. Arcade Fire will headline Festival BUE, December 15-16th, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The band’s only second time ever in the country following their set at Lollapalooza Argentina in 2014. Expecting more Latin American dates to drop in.

15 May 2017

Arcade Fire played a secret gig last night

Montreal Gazette reports on something I’ve been working on confirming all day, Arcade Fire played a secret gig in Montreal last night. Arcade Fire played a top-secret show in Montreal on Saturday night, previewing songs from its as yet untitled new album for approximately 50 guests. Invitees were summoned to a

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