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WA Today
Music reviews: Kesha, David Rawlings, Martha Argerich, the Districtsthird album doesn't sound much like that at all. Instead, it sounds like a band
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
third album doesn't sound much like that at all. Instead, it sounds like a band who recently discovered Interpol and the Arcade Fire and thought "Maybe we should try doing some of that?" Turns out it's the same quartet from smalltown... Read more
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Billboard
Who Is Justin Bieber 'Friends' Collaborator BloodPop?what a producer like Dr. Luke actually did. "I was oblivious to that," he said.
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
what a producer like Dr. Luke actually did. "I was oblivious to that," he said. "I didn't understand the difference between Arcade Fire and something really corporately produced. I just knew they sounded different." Following his first singles as... Read more
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Pitchfork
Julien Baker Announces New Album Turn Out The Lights, Shares New SongRecorded at Memphis’ Ardent Studios, the LP was written and produced by Baker a
Pitchfork / Posted 3 days ago
Recorded at Memphis’ Ardent Studios, the LP was written and produced by Baker and mixed by Craig Silvey (The National, Arcade Fire, Florence and the Machine). Along with the announcement, Baker has shared the first song from the LP. Listen to... Read more
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The Irish Times
'Touring removes you from life; you lose a lover or four'the gap. “And actually it’s a year where all these bands that disappeared are c
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
the gap. “And actually it’s a year where all these bands that disappeared are coming back: Feist, Broken Social Scene, Arcade Fire, LCD Soundsystem . . . we’re on the shorter end. I’m wondering why they took time out.” “Those bands were all... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Haitian band set to play Folk Fest has lived through crisisand horn players. The band has also performed a number of times with the popula
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
and horn players. The band has also performed a number of times with the popular Canadian-American indie rock band the Arcade Fire. Musicians from RAM were featured on the Arcade Fire’s 2013 album, “Reflektor.” The essential sound of the band... Read more
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BC Local News
Rising Canadian stars coming to Campbell River this fallHôtel de Ville, is currently at number 18 on the CHR chart. Finding his musica
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
Hôtel de Ville, is currently at number 18 on the CHR chart. Finding his musical influences in album-focused artists like Arcade Fire, Bruce Springsteen, Neil Young, The Cure, Bon Iver and Paul Simon, Canadian singer-songwriter Helman debuted his... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Rising Canadian stars coming to Campbell River this fallHôtel de Ville, is currently at number 18 on the CHR chart. Finding his musica
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Hôtel de Ville, is currently at number 18 on the CHR chart. Finding his musical influences in album-focused artists like Arcade Fire, Bruce Springsteen, Neil Young, The Cure, Bon Iver and Paul Simon, Canadian singer-songwriter Helman debuted his... Read more
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The Columbian
Arcade Fire’s album is ‘Everything’ except all that goodArcade Fire, a band not generally celebrated for its sense of humor, recently p
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
Arcade Fire, a band not generally celebrated for its sense of humor, recently posted a spoof review of its fifth studio album, “Everything Now” (Columbia). It was perhaps designed as a pre-emptive strike against the type of reviews that inevitably... Read more
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Salon.com
Why 1987 remains the most important moment in alternative rock“Sleep Well Beast” album, reached the top slot of the Adult Alternative Songs c
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
“Sleep Well Beast” album, reached the top slot of the Adult Alternative Songs chart for the week of August 19, beating Arcade Fire’s “Everything Now” by a measly two spins. In addition to the National and Arcade Fire, the rest of the Adult... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Overrated/Underrated: Arcade Fire burns out with 'Everything Now,' and the gentle heaviness of Cloakroomtime when it feels like nothing moves very quickly but there’s no denying that
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
time when it feels like nothing moves very quickly but there’s no denying that colder, darker days are coming. OVERRATED Arcade Fire: With a third consecutive No. 1 album, this band’s a long way from the upstart days of its breathtaking 2004... Read more
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Pitchfork
Angel Olsen Announces New North American ShowsBallroom @ 12-13 Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer @ 12-14 Washington, DC - 9
Pitchfork / Posted 9 days ago
Ballroom @ 12-13 Philadelphia, PA - Union Transfer @ 12-14 Washington, DC - 9:30 Club @ 12-16 Asheville, NC - Orange Peel @ & with Mount Mariah ! with Arcade Fire $ with Strong Words % with Ned Oldham ^ with Heron Oblivion @ with White M... Read more
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The Triangle
Review of Chicago's annual 'Lollapalooza' festivala host of great headliners for their many stages. This year, Lollapalooza’s he
The Triangle / Posted 9 days ago
a host of great headliners for their many stages. This year, Lollapalooza’s headliners included Chance the Rapper, Muse, Arcade Fire, Justice, Rae Sremmurd, Zeds Dead, The xx, Mac DeMarco, Kaskade, The Killers, Blink-182, Crystal Castles, DJ... Read more
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Billboard
Billboard 200 Chart Moves: Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' Album Hits Milestone 300th Week on ChartOn the latest Billboard 200 albums chart (dated Aug. 19), Arcade Firetops the l
Billboard / Posted 9 days ago
On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart (dated Aug. 19), Arcade Firetops the list with its third straight No. 1,Everything Now. The set earned 100,000 equivalent album units in the week ending Aug. 3, according to Nielsen Music. Of that sum, 93,000... Read more
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Pitchfork
Lal & Mike Waterson: Bright Phoebus Album Reviewits reputation grew, especially among fellow musicians, from Jarvis Cocker and
Pitchfork / Posted 9 days ago
its reputation grew, especially among fellow musicians, from Jarvis Cocker and Billy Bragg to Hiss Golden Messenger and Arcade Fire, who may have recognized the risks the Watersons took in an oft-conservative field. For decades an expensive... Read more
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Pitchfork
Arcade Fire Joke About “Removable Jihadi Beards” in Fake News StoryArcade Fire have rolled out even more “fake news” stories as part of the promot
Pitchfork / Posted 10 days ago
Arcade Fire have rolled out even more “fake news” stories as part of the promotional cycle behind their new album Everything Now. In a new article for the Arcade Fire-invented “Fact Company,” the band invite the fictional writer Stuart Brandt to go... Read more
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Billboard
Arcade Fire Tops Billboard Artist 100 After 'Everything Now' ReleaseThe group is the seventh act to debut at No. 1 on the Artist 100. Arcade Fire
Billboard / Posted 10 days ago
The group is the seventh act to debut at No. 1 on the Artist 100. Arcade Fire is the top musical act in the country, as the rock group debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart (dated Aug. 19), powered by the release of its new studio album,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Blossoms frontman Tom Ogden: We love making music but don't go round thinking that we're greatTango In the Night or Go Your Own Way, and a bit of a Kate Bushy kind of thing.
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
Tango In the Night or Go Your Own Way, and a bit of a Kate Bushy kind of thing. "War On Drugs is there a little bit and Arcade Fire has cropped up, but this is all in the production, not the songwriting. "I can't really not write songs like... Read more
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Pitchfork
Nadia Sirota: Tessellatum Album Reviewbest contemporary classical music podcast and has contributed her music to over
Pitchfork / Posted 10 days ago
best contemporary classical music podcast and has contributed her music to over 60 albums from Björk to John Legend to Arcade Fire. Above all, she is a relentless commissioner and performer of music, and has brought forth an impressive thicket... Read more
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Pitchfork
Listen to James Murphy’s 3-Hour “Best Show” Chat: David Bowie, LCD’s Future, Much Moreto the show in its entirety here. At one point, Murphy talked about the first
Pitchfork / Posted 11 days ago
to the show in its entirety here. At one point, Murphy talked about the first time he met David Bowie while working with Arcade Fire. Bowie was polite upon their first encounter, and the next time he visited the studio, Bowie apologized to Murphy... Read more
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Variety
Glen Campbell: 2011 Interview Illuminates Health Struggles, Drug Battles, Complete Self-Awarenessin Branson, found God, a good woman Kimberly Woolen to whom he’s been married s
Variety / Posted 12 days ago
in Branson, found God, a good woman Kimberly Woolen to whom he’s been married since 1982 with three kids who have their own Arcade Fire-y band (Instant People) currently backing Campbell on tour. This latter day joy – to say nothing of the potency... Read more
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Billboard
Pop Shop Podcast: Dan Wilson on New 'Re-Covered' Album, Working With Adele Through 'Tears of Laughter' & Cold Calling Pop StarsAnd she has a good laugh doing it too.” In addition to our discussion with Wil
Billboard / Posted 12 days ago
And she has a good laugh doing it too.” In addition to our discussion with Wilson, we’ve also got chart news updates about Arcade Fire topping the Billboard 200 chart with Everything Now, Cardi B’s fast-rising hit “Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)” and... Read more
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CBS News
Lollapalooza 2017Arcade Fire performs during a preshow concert at the Metro in Chicago, during L
CBS News / Posted 12 days ago
Arcade Fire performs during a preshow concert at the Metro in Chicago, during Lollapalooza. Officially scheduled for four days (Aug. 3-6, 2017) and based at Grant Park, festival events stretched throughout the week, with preshows and aftershows held... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arcade Fire's latest a little Daft Punk, a little PulpA- Arcade Fire Everything Now Columbia Arcade Fire is darkly happy-go-lucky
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
A- Arcade Fire Everything Now Columbia Arcade Fire is darkly happy-go-lucky on Everything Now, applying Euro disco and new wave to somber themes such as consumerism, flummoxed youth and suicide prevention. Working with co-producers Thomas... Read more
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Gulf News
Arcade Fire’s ‘Everything Now’ tops Billboard 200 chartsales from albums, songs and streaming activity (FILES) This file photo taken
Gulf News / Posted 12 days ago
sales from albums, songs and streaming activity (FILES) This file photo taken on July 15, 2017 showsCanadian band Arcade Fire perform on the third day of the 26th edition of the "Vieilles Charrues" music festival in Carhaix-Plouguer,... Read more
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CNET
JBL Playlist is the Chromecast speaker to beatdown below. As the most "open"-sounding Wi-Fi speaker I've heard at this or al
CNET / Posted 13 days ago
down below. As the most "open"-sounding Wi-Fi speaker I've heard at this or almost any price, the JBL is best suited to "Arcade Fire at Madison Square Garden"-sized music and acoustic performances. If you like orchestral, jazz or... Read more
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dna
Arcade Fire's 'Everything Now' tops Billboard 200 chartCanadian indie rockers Arcade Fire's latest album debuted at the top of the U.S
dna / Posted 13 days ago
Canadian indie rockers Arcade Fire's latest album debuted at the top of the U.S. Billboard 200 album chart on Monday, the only new entry in the top 10 of the chart this week. Arcade Fire's "Everything Now," the band's fifth studio album, sold... Read more
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Billboard
How The National Got Their First Radio No. 1 (And Two Spins More Than Arcade Fire)later. For Reid and his team, topping the Adult Alternative Songs airplay char
Billboard / Posted 13 days ago
later. For Reid and his team, topping the Adult Alternative Songs airplay chart (Triple A) by just a whisker more than Arcade Fire's "Everything Now" single was the culmination of a year’s worth of work setting up the band’s first single “The... Read more
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Billboard
Local Natives' Kelcey Ayer Talks Upcoming Solo Project Jaws of Love., Shares New SongSunlit Youth) it was an effort he was once wary to venture into. Ayer says, “I
Billboard / Posted 13 days ago
Sunlit Youth) it was an effort he was once wary to venture into. Ayer says, “I was talking to Richard Reed Parry from Arcade Fire years ago when we went on tour with them in 2011 and he was talking about doing all of this stuff on the side and... Read more
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Billboard
Arcade Fire Covers John Lennon, Lil Yachty Draws Massive Crowd & More At Lollapalooza Day Fourfor a new album to come. Best At Shutting Down Haters "Everything now," Win B
Billboard / Posted 13 days ago
for a new album to come. Best At Shutting Down Haters "Everything now," Win Butler said in a hypnotic tone before Arcade Fire opened its headlining set with the title track off its latest album. Throughout the performance, the band walked... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Music takes supporting role for Chance, Lollapalloza 2017Since 2006, Lollapalooza, which was to conclude Sunday with headline performanc
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Since 2006, Lollapalooza, which was to conclude Sunday with headline performances by Arcade Fire and Justice, has set up in Grant Park and built what now constitutes a city within a city. With a daily population of more than 100,000 for four days... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Arcade Fire Nabs Third No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 With 'Everything Now'The album marks the rock band's third top-charting effort in a row, following 2
AceShowbiz / Posted 13 days ago
The album marks the rock band's third top-charting effort in a row, following 2010's 'The Suburb' and 2013's 'Reflektor'. Arcade Fire scores their third No. 1 album on Billboard 200 as their latest album "Everything Now" debuts atop the chart.... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Lollapalooza 2017 wraps up in Grant Park Sunday nightCHICAGO -- Lollapalooza wrapped up with a performance by Arcade Fire Sunday nig
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 14 days ago
CHICAGO -- Lollapalooza wrapped up with a performance by Arcade Fire Sunday night. It was a long, fun weekend for concert goers. Thousands gathered every day in Grant Park since Thursday. More than 170 performers played eight stages this weekend.... Read more
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Pitchfork
Arcade Fire’s Everything Now Marks Their Third Straight U.S. No. 1 AlbumRecently, Arcade Fire performed a live mashup of John Lennon’s “Mind Games,” Ra
Pitchfork / Posted 14 days ago
Recently, Arcade Fire performed a live mashup of John Lennon’s “Mind Games,” Radiohead's “Karma Police,” and David Bowie's “Oh! You Pretty Things” at their Chicago show. They also appeared on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” where they performed... Read more
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Billboard
Arcade Fire's 'Everything Now' Debuts at No. 1 on Billboard 200 Albums ChartArcade Fire claims its third straight No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, a
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
Arcade Fire claims its third straight No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, as Everything Now arrives atop the tally. The album, which was released July 28 through Columbia Records, earned 100,000 equivalent album units in the week ending Aug. 3,... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Suspected thief arrested with 60 phones at Lollapalooza, police saytook 128 people to the hospital over the first two days as well. Lollapalooza
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 14 days ago
took 128 people to the hospital over the first two days as well. Lollapalooza wraps up Sunday in Grant Park, with Arcade Fire and Justice closing out the musical festival. Day three headliners Saturday were Zara Larsson, Alt-J, and Chance... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
Arcade Fire loses its streak with the underwhelming 'Everything Now'Review: Arcade Fire loses its streak with the underwhelming ‘Everything Now’ A
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 14 days ago
Review: Arcade Fire loses its streak with the underwhelming ‘Everything Now’ Arcade Fire is essentially classic rock. Only 13 years have passed since the release of the band’s first full-length album “Funeral,” but most of the band’s discography... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chance the Rapper to perform at day 3 of Lollapalooza-- There was no rain to worry about for day three of Lollapalooza. People were
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 15 days ago
-- There was no rain to worry about for day three of Lollapalooza. People were excited about Chicago’s Chance the Rapper, Saturday’s headliner. He takes the stage at 8:30 p.m. The last day of Lollapalooza is Sunday and wraps up with Arcad... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Lollapalooza day three: The Shelters give us a little dad rockthan 170 bands are performing in Grant Park in Chicago for Lollapalooza 2017. H
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
than 170 bands are performing in Grant Park in Chicago for Lollapalooza 2017. Headliners include Chance the Rapper, Arcade Fire, Muse, Lorde and The Killers. Tribune critic Greg Kot remembers the times in Lollapalooza's history when the... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Hit song 'Despacito' becomes most viewed video on YouTube(feat. Swae Lee), French Montana 9. Wild Thoughts (feat. Rihanna & Bryson Till
Khaleej Times / Posted 15 days ago
(feat. Swae Lee), French Montana 9. Wild Thoughts (feat. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller), DJ Khaled 1. Everything Now, Arcade Fire 2. Descendants 2 (Original TV Movie... Various Artists) 4. Atomic Blonde, (Original Motion Picture... Various... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Lollapalooza live stream: Watch every show livethe Windy City or just want to avoid the crowds, you can still enjoy every live
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 16 days ago
the Windy City or just want to avoid the crowds, you can still enjoy every live show via Red Bull TV's live stream of it all. Simply click here to watch every act live, from The Killers to Chance The Rapper all the way through Arcade Fire on Sun... Read more
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Billboard
Third No. 1 in a Row for Arcade Fire on U.K. Albums Chart With 'Everything Now'Arcade Fire have their third consecutive U.K. No. 1 album, as Everything Now (C
Billboard / Posted 16 days ago
Arcade Fire have their third consecutive U.K. No. 1 album, as Everything Now (Columbia/Sony) debuts at the top. The success of Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee's “Despacito” single (Interscope/Universal) goes on and on, as it moves into an 11th... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Lollapalooza day two: Baby, it's cold outsidethan 170 bands are performing in Grant Park in Chicago for Lollapalooza 2017. H
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
than 170 bands are performing in Grant Park in Chicago for Lollapalooza 2017. Headliners include Chance the Rapper, Arcade Fire, Muse, Lorde and The Killers. 12:45 p.m.: The Districts kicked off day two of Lollapalooza -- the coldest day of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Arcade Fire shoot to the top of the charts with fifth album Everything Now | Irish Examiner Friday, August 04, 2017 - 07:36 pm Marking the group’s fi
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, August 04, 2017 - 07:36 pm Marking the group’s fifth studio album, it... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
For Lolla VIPs, massages, haircuts, gourmet food and yes, music toothan 170 bands are performing in Grant Park in Chicago for Lollapalooza 2017. H
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
than 170 bands are performing in Grant Park in Chicago for Lollapalooza 2017. Headliners include Chance the Rapper, Arcade Fire, Muse, Lorde and The Killers. Matthew Garcia estimated he and his four friends spent $15,000 among them... Read more
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The Mercury News
Warriors opener owes a big assist to (believe it or not) Arcade FireThe upcoming Arcade Fire concert at Oracle Arena has been rescheduled for Oct.
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
The upcoming Arcade Fire concert at Oracle Arena has been rescheduled for Oct. 21. It was originally scheduled for Oct. 17, but that’s now the night when the world champion Golden State Warriors will open the 2017-18 NBA season at Oracle. “We’re... Read more
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Reality TV World
Lorde ends Lollapalooza set early due to weatherus next year to make up," he added. Thursday marked the first day of the 2017
Reality TV World / Posted 16 days ago
us next year to make up," he added. Thursday marked the first day of the 2017 Lollapalooza music festival, which will run through Sunday, Aug. 6. Blink-182, Chance the Rapper, Arcade Fire and The Shins are among the other acts to have yet to perfo... Read more
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Billboard
Watch Arcade Fire on 'Late Show,' Complete With Fake InfomercialArcade Fire have treated every aspect of the release of their new album, Everyt
Billboard / Posted 16 days ago
Arcade Fire have treated every aspect of the release of their new album, Everything Now, as a sort of performance-art stunt about corporate branding, and that apparently extends to late-night appearances. On Thursday night (Aug. 3), the band played... Read more
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Philly.com
Wait, is Arcade Fire terrible now?Arcade Fire has made an important discovery. It’s revealed on Everything Now (
Philly.com / Posted 16 days ago
Arcade Fire has made an important discovery. It’s revealed on Everything Now (Columbia ** 1/2), the new album by the acclaimed Canadian band, fronted by the husband-and-wife team of Win Butler and Régine Chassagne, that — if you’ve been reading... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Lolla Day 1 ends early after Grant Park evacuated due to weatherheavily around 9 p.m. causing some revelers to head for the exits a little earl
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 17 days ago
heavily around 9 p.m. causing some revelers to head for the exits a little early. Chance the Rapper, The Killers, Muse and Arcade Fire are headlining this year's event. The music festival runs from Thursday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Lisa Crawley returns with ‘Wedding Band’The track was recorded at the state-of-the-art Banff Centre Recording Studio wi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 17 days ago
The track was recorded at the state-of-the-art Banff Centre Recording Studio with Canadian producer Howard Bilerman (Arcade Fire, Leonard Cohen, Handsome Furs).The song has a nostalgic Motown feel combined with dark chamber pop hooks and... Read more
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