02 May 2017

Win and Régine awarded the Ordre des arts et des lettres du Québec

Arcade Fire’s leaders and founding members Win Butler and Régine Chassagne are among those awarded the title of Companion or Compagne/Compagnon des Arts et des Lettres du Québec (Companions of Quebec’s Order of Arts and Letters) at a ceremony in Montreal on May 29th. CALQ had this to say about

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14 Apr 2017

Stream: Mavis Staples, Win Butler and Régine Chassagne – Slippery People (Live)

As announced not long ago Win Butler and Régine Chassagne feature on Mavis Staples: I’ll Take You There, An All-Star Concert Celebration. Now a cut from that has been released and it’s luckily enough just that cut we all wanted to hear. Great version of an all-time classic! Mavis Staples,

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28 Mar 2017

Win and Régine featuring on the release of Mavis Staples’ 75th birthday celebration concert

Back in 2014 Win Butler and Régine Chassagne were two of the guest artists for Mavis Staples’ 75th birthday celebration concert. Now, in 2017, the audio and footage from that night are finally being released. On June 2nd the Mavis Staples: I’ll Take You There, An All-Star Concert Celebration is

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01 Mar 2017

Mavis Staples talks working with Arcade Fire

The legendary singer Mavis Staples joined forces with Arcade Fire for the stand-alone single I Give You Power that was released in connection with Donald Trumps’ inauguration. In an interview with The Arizona Republic she for the first time talks about it. Q: You’ve been working with youngsters and relative

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09 Nov 2016

Régine receives honorary doctorate from Concordia University

Doctor Chassagne. That has a good ring to it! Régine Chassagne studied Communications at Concordia University, BA ’98, and on Monday (Nov 7th) received an honorary doctorate for her “commitment to Haiti and her impact on the international music scene”. Régine was visibly touched by the honour and gave a

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