Yesterday you heard “The Suburbs” and “Month Of May” in full. Today your Arcade Fire news expands considerably. We have the collection’s cover art — front and back — as well as an informative note from “Arkady Fireovitch.” As previously mentioned, the Neon Bible followup, the band’s third full-length overall, was recorded in New York and Montreal and co-produced by the band and Markus Dravs. These new elements were not previously mentioned.
The back cover:
A note from the band:
The Suburbs is out 8/2 in the UK and 8/2 in the US via Merge/Canada via AF’s own Sonovox label. You can pre-order it now. There are a number of options at arcadefire.com. For instance, “The Suburbs”/”Month Of May” double A-side 12″ is out today. You get both songs as downloads when pre-ordering the full-length.