Arcade Fire announce third single from Reflektor
The third single from Arcade Fire's chart topping album Reflektor will be 'We Exist'. It will be available on 26 May through Sonovox. The release comes ahead of their two sold out shows in London, but if you weren't able to catch them there, they'll be playing at Glastonbury on the Pyramid Stage on 27 June!
If you missed it, you can watch Arcade Fire cover 'Heart of Glass' with Debbie Harry at Coachella this past weekend here.
Life's too short to be in an everyday band; or so Montreal-based the Luyas would have you believe. Unafraid to bypass the conventions of 'normal' pop music, the five piece create a brand of experimental-pop that is refreshingly original and imaginative. Their unusual music, with its fragile melodies and intense crescendos, is matched only by their unusual choice of instruments and band name, and surmounts to a sound that's as far from mediocrity as you could possibly get. The band... (continued) [read more]
Tickets for Arcade Fire and Neil Young's Hyde Park gigs accidentally sold for £2.50, will be honoured
Originally priced at £50+, a ticket link circulated online that allowed users to get tickets for the extremely reduced rate of £2.50. [read more]
Win Butler reportedly told the audience, "thank god Nirvana made it to the suburbs." [read more]
Who knew Win Butler of Arcade Fire was such a big 'Harlem Shake' fan? In a parody of Kanye's infamous interruption of Taylor Swift's speech at the VMA's, he cut short the pseudo-Swift acceptance speech at the YouTube Music Awards this weekend declaring the 'Harlem Shake' the real YouTube phenomenon of the year. [read more]