Yep, Arcade Fire swung by the Spotify offices in New York on August 4th this summer. They recorded a session for the Spotify Singles series. First out is Everything Now, together with Brooklyn Youth Chorus. Cute version. The second and final song is a cover of John Lennon’s “Mind Games”,
Arcade Fire just released their fourth single, Electric Blue, from the upcoming album Everything Now. It’s unlike anything I’ve ever heard from them, and I love it. A mellow vibe with almost angelic singing from Régine over a bounce-y beat. It must be heard to understand. Feels amazing a band
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