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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 »
There are too many Arcade Fire covers to list here anymore, but if you haven't heard by now that the band is covering a song from a local artist at each show, you must not be visiting very often. The…   Read Story »
Arcade Fire's latest localized tribute cover went down last night at the Santa Barbara Bowl. Dead Kennedys' "California Über Alles" was the song of choice, despite the fact that Jello Biafra and…   Read Story »
As the Reflektor Tour continues to snake around North America, Arcade Fire have been paying tribute to bands from the cities in which they're playing. At the Forum in L.A. on Friday night (following…   Read Story »
As part of Arcade Fire's mission to cover local artists at every concert, the band performed Jane Addiction's "Been Caught Stealing" and a little bit of Guns 'N Roses' "Welcome To The Jungle" during…   Read Story »
There were two major releases this month that had people talking about soundtracks: Zach Braff's Wish I Was Here, his follow-up to Garden State, and Boyhood. I saw one of them, and I'll let you guess…   Read Story »
Throughout Arcade Fire's Reflektor tour, they've performed a locally relevant cover during the encore. For their visit to the Bay Area's Shoreline Amphitheatre, that meant a run through the Creedence…   Read Story »
According to Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Portland musician Kasey Anderson has been sentenced to four years in prison after defrauding investors out of almost $600,000 by promising to put on a benefit…   Read Story »