04 Jul 2017

Signs of Life

Arcade Fire released the third single off Everything Now last Friday, June 30th. It’s very hard to describe, it’s a very different sounding song from pretty much anything else they’ve released. I rather like it. Directors of the video below are Lucas Leyva and Jillian Mayer from the Borscht Corporation.

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28 Jun 2017

Everything Now tracklist officially revealed

With exactly a month til Arcade Fire’s fifth studio album (or ‘playlist’ as Win Butler likes to call albums now) the band has revealed the tracklist. It’s been known since day one when it leaked but now it’s official and everything. Just need hard proof about those, what I assume

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16 Jun 2017

Arcade Fire’s stage design

Arcade Fire have a brand new stage design for their dates around Europe this summer. Moment Factory, which Arcade Fire have worked with in the past on their Reflektor tour and their Coachella 2011 performance (you remember the LED balls right?), are once again behind the main piece on stage.

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16 Jun 2017

Creature Comfort is here!

Arcade Fire at midnight released their second single off Everything Now, “Creature Comfort”. We’ve heard it banging live with its rather unhinged and confronting attitude. The studio version as expected cuts back on that and lets it breathe giving way to a much clearer but still aggressive sound. Love the

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03 Jun 2017

Arcade Fire announce new album Everything Now!

Arcade Fire have announced their 5th studio album, Everything Now, will be released on July 28th through Columbia Records / Sony Music Entertainment (Here’s my piece on their label situation). Pre-order now on EverythingNow.com – and sign up for the newsletter there too. There are A LOT of options and

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