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On Friday night, Arcade Fire played the first of three shows at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. For the city-appropriate cover song to kick off the encore they took none of Stereogum's suggestions!…   Read Story »
Arcade Fire are in the final stretch of their continent-spanning Reflektor tour, and as you may have heard, they've adopted the habit of paying tribute to each city they visit by covering a…   Read Story »
Arcade Fire played Manfield, MA last night and -- surprise, surprise -- performed a cover. This time it was the Pixies' "Alec Eiffel" from their 1991 album Trompe Le Monde. The band got their start…   Read Story »
Fugazi is synonymous with the underground D.C. scene, so it makes sense that Arcade Fire would choose to give them the cover treatment. At last night's show at the Verizon Center, Win Butler covered…   Read Story »
Arcade Fire's Will Butler played a solo show last night at the Rock 'n' Roll Hotel in Washington, D.C. He was one of the openers for United Nations, who is on tour now. It was Butler's first ever…   Read Story »
Arcade Fire did yet another cover at their Winnipeg show last night. This time, Win Butler wore his paper mache head while they performed Neil Young's "Come On Baby Let's Go Downtown" from his 1975…   Read Story »
Arcade Fire's new video for the Reflektor track "You Already Know" feels, in some ways, like an extension of the whole bobblehead-mask schtick of their recent live shows; it shows another way for the…   Read Story »
On their most recent tour, Arcade Fire have been covering some locally significant song in just about every city they visit; it's how they ended up covering Huey Lewis & The News' "Back In Time"…   Read Story »
That zany bunch the Arcade Fire are back with yet another locally relevant cover. Last night they were in Edmonton, birthplace of Michael J. Fox, so they kicked out a rendition of Huey Lewis' Back To…   Read Story »
Flume is an Australian dance-pop producer and a festival lineup fixture, and now he's put together a remix of "Afterlife," the single from Arcade Fire's Reflektor. Flume's 10-minute take on the song…   Read Story »