Arcade Fire landed a knock-out at the first of two dates at York Hall in London. They premiered Chemistry off the new album. Sounds like something from David Bowie’s mid-70’s period and Arcade Fire’s own song Get Right. It even has that shift in sound from groovy and dance-y to
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.
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
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.
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