Tag Archive: Arcade Fire

[WATCH] ARCADE FIRE: ‘Reflektor’ [Dir. Anton Corbijn]

Today is officially Arcade Fire Hype Day: the group released their epic 7-minute single ‘Reflektor’, two new videos for the track, announced they will perform on the Tina Fey-hosted SNL premiere later this month, and revealed the album art for Reflektor — which has been confirmed as a double LP! Produced by James Murphy (LCD …

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[WATCH] Gorgeous first trailer for Spike Jonze’s HER starring Joaquin Phoenix

A gorgeous and intriguing first trailer has finally surfaced for Spike Jonze’s long-awaited sci-fi-romance Her, suggesting that this is one of 2013’s most anticipated films that will likely live up to expectations. The film follows a lonely writer (Joaquin Phoenix) who develops an unlikely relationship with a newly-purchased operating system (voiced by Scarlett Johansson) that is designed …

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[WATCH] MICK JAGGER, ARCADE FIRE, FOO FIGHTERS & JEFF BECK on SNL season finale + ‘Lazy Sunday 2’!

Saturday Night Live wrapped their 37th season in fantastic fashion last night, with host Mick Jagger joined by a slew of amazing guests. Arcade Fire and The Strokes’ Nikolai Fraiture joined Jagger on a great rendition of the Rolling Stones’ classic ‘The Last Time’, and then returned at the close of the show for a medley …

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[LISTEN] ARCADE FIRE: ‘Abraham’s Daughter’

The Hunger Games is gearing up for its March 22nd release, and while I’m not exactly keen on young adult fiction adaptations, I am interested enough in Jennifer Lawrence and awesome soundtracks to check it out. Arcade Fire have written two new songs specifically for the film, one of which surfaced online yesterday. ‘Abraham’s Daughter’ …

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[WATCH] ARCADE FIRE on AUSTIN CITY LIMITS

As previously mentioned, Arcade Fire appeared on PBS’ Austin City Limits over the weekend, and the entire episode is now available to stream online. The episode, which is just under an hour, features performances of Funeral favourites ‘Rebellion (Lies)’ and ‘Haiti’, as well as a majority of the best songs from their Grammy-winning 2010 LP The …

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[WATCH] ARCADE FIRE: ‘We Used To Wait’

World-conquering, Grammy-winning Canadian indie rockers Arcade Fire are featured on this weekend’s episode of the PBS live music show Austin City Limits. A preview clip surfaced today, in which the group perform ‘We Used to Wait’ from their superb 2010 album The Suburbs. According to USA Today, their set also features ‘Keep the Car Running’, ‘Rebellion (Lies)’, ‘Wake Up’, …

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[Watch] ARCADE FIRE: ‘Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains)’ + Dance along to the interactive version

Arcade Fire have made two versions of their new video for “Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains)”, a highlight from their excellent 2010 LP The Suburbs. The first is a “traditional” version which stars Régine Chassagne dancing ecstatically through various suburban locales. The second is an “interactive” version which you’ll need a webcam for to control the movement of the images on …

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[Watch] ARCADE FIRE, BECK, EDDIE VEDDER & NEIL YOUNG perform at the Bridge School Benefit

The Bridge School Benefit celebrated its 25th anniversary yesterday with performances by Eddie Vedder, Beck, Arcade Fire, Dave Matthews, Mumford & Sons, and of course organiser Neil Young. Young joined fellow Canadians and recent Grammy winners Arcade Fire on a fantastic cover of the Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young anthem ‘Helpless’. Other highlights included Arcade Fire’s Régine Chassagne joining Eddie Vedder …

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