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Earlier this year, New York Times pop critic Jon Caramanica wrote a piece about pop's Summer Of Smooth, about how many of this year's big warm-weather crossover hits were soft and breezy and…   Read Story »
Following TV appearances in Germany and France earlier this month, Arcade Fire spent Thanksgiving performing their current single "Afterlife" on the UK's Graham Norton Show. The band appeared in…   Read Story »
I was embarrassingly excited for it, and it took until near the end of Kanye West's "Bound 2" video for me to contemplate the possibility that it sucks. But yes, I'm pretty sure it sucks. There's…   Read Story »
Arcade Fire stopped by a German TV show the other day and now they've moved over to France to do another appearance. Performing on Le Grand Journal they played "Reflektor," Afterlife," and "Joan Of…   Read Story »
The members of Arcade Fire don't appear in their brand-new video for the powerful Reflektor track "Afterlife," and nobody in the clip adheres to the band's live-show dress code. Instead, the great…   Read Story »
Reflektor had such an insane marketing campaign driving it that hearing Régine Chassagne and Win Butler do some good old-fashioned radio promo is kind of refreshing. The band played a live session…   Read Story »
After an elaborate buzz building campaign, Reflektor is now out, and rcade Fire are doing the pretty normal thing a band does next -- playing musical guest spots on TV shows. They showed up on the…   Read Story »
UPDATE: Arcade Fire have issued a statement: To everyone really upset about us asking people to dress up at our shows... please relax. It's super not mandatory. It just makes for a more fun…   Read Story »
From singing "Reflektor" with a mariachi band to a North American arena tour in just a few days .... yep, the Arcade Fire have announced dates in support of their new double album. Tour dates below…   Read Story »
Two nights ago in London, Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler grandly affirmed his dedication to doing goofy shit. The band was performing that night at the Roundhouse, and before the show, as people in…   Read Story »