15 Jan 2016

Arcade Fire to parade for David Bowie

Arcade Fire and Preservation Hall Jazz Band will this Saturday lead a parade for David Bowie in New Orleans, where Win Butler and Régine Chassagne since a few years back live. David Bowie was of course one of the biggest fans and champions of the band, as well as a

13 Jan 2016

Will and Richard remembering David Bowie

Arcade Fire’s Will Butler and Richard Reed Parry have now also shared their thoughts in the wake of David Bowie’s passing. You can read Win Butler’s statement from yesterday here, which of course came to serve as Arcade Fire’s joint statement. Will Butler: «I met David Bowie when I was

13 Jan 2016

Arcade Fire: a Maverick

Arcade Fire appear to have officially joined Live Nation’s Maverick management consortium. What that means exactly for the band going forward I don’t know so we’ll just have to wait and see. You can read more about Maverick here.

12 Jan 2016

Win Butler waves David Bowie goodbye

Update #2 (22:55 2016-01-12) Arcade Fire have on their Facebook shared Win Butler’s statement with some very minor changes to reflect a more ‘we’ than ‘I’ message. David Bowie was one of the band’s earliest supporters and champions. He not only created the world that made it possible for our

07 Jan 2016

Arcade Fire’s next tour to start November 2017?

Update #2 19:28 Consequence of Sound‘s Alex Young, who recently broke the news about LCD Soundsystem’s reunion, said this on Reddit today on the topic of Arcade Fire’s possible return in 2017: I’ve heard they’re accepting festival offers for 2017, so don’t be surprised to see them on lineups next