04 Jun 2017

Recap: Arcade Fire – 2017/06/03 – Primavera Sound, Barcelona

The proper tour opener in Barcelona once again showed the band are very hard to match live. Arcade Fire – 2016/06/03 – Primavera Sound, Parc del Fòrum, Barcelona, Spain (Mango stage) The band Win Butler, Régine Chassagne, Will Butler, Tim Kingsbury, Jeremy Gara, Richard Reed Parry. Touring musicians: Sarah Neufeld

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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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31 May 2017

Everything Now 12″

Arcade Fire are about to release a 12″ orange vinyl of “Everything Now”, the new single. A-side: Everything Now B-side: Everything Now – instrumental Photos of the beaut from Barcelona, Primavera Sound, where the single was spotted and sold. So pretty! Take my money, Arcade Fire! Nowhere online yet. Stay

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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

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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

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