Posts Tagged ‘Arcade Fire’

This Tumblr Reveals The Artwork That Inspired Famous Album Covers

There’s an interview with 2 Chainz where he talks about designing the artwork for his latest album, B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time. The cover is a close up of two gold chains. The concept seems simple (his... Read more »

Watch Arcade Fire’s Video For “You Already Know”

Arcade Fire revisits the excellent Reflektor for a new “You Already Know” video. According to CoS, the video was filmed and directed by frontman Win Butler. It’s a vintage looking clip with a catch. See Arcade... Read more »

Listen to Flume’s Ten-Minute Remix of Arcade Fire’s “Afterlife”

By now most of us have gotten the chance to sample the tasty offerings of a Flume remix. There was “You & Me,” “Tennis Court,” “Gold,” and most recently “Test & Recognise,” but none of those... Read more »

Watch Arcade Fire Cover Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit”

During the course of their Reflektor tour, Arcade Fire have been covering songs dependent on the city they’re playing in. This has included a cover of Boyz II Men’s “MotownPhilly” in Philadelphia, “Dust in the Wind” in Kansas... Read more »

Watch M.I.A., Lana Del Rey, Lykke Li, Arcade Fire and More Perform at Glastonbury

Glastonbury Festival is currently underway in Somerset, England, and almost every big act in music is performing. Arcade Fire, Kasabian, and Metallica are the headliners this year, but artists like M.I.A., Lana Del Rey, Jungle, HAIM,... Read more »

The Best Music Videos of 2014 (So Far)

A couple of decades ago, all it took was a nice camera and some clean looking backdrops to make a music video that people would want to watch. Now it seems like we've seen it all.... Read more »

Video: Arcade Fire – “We Exist”

Aside from playing at Coachella this year, Arcade Fire also spent the festival filming their new video for “We Exist.” Starring Spider-Man actor Andrew Garfield, the visuals follow a man trying to change genders in a... Read more »

Watch Arcade Fire Cover Kansas’ “Dust In The Wind” in Kansas City

After covering Prince’s “Controversy” in Minneapolis and Boyz II Men’s “Motownphilly” in Philadelphia, Arcade Fire continue the trend by covering Kansas’ “Dust In The Wind” during their gig last night at Kansas City’s Starlight Theater. The... Read more »

Watch Arcade Fire Bring Out a Fake Daft Punk During Their Coachella Headline Set

Arcade Fire’s Sunday headlining set at Coachella included some high level trolling as the band brought out some Daft Punk lookalikes to perform a slowed-down version of “Get Lucky.” Although the two impostors were wearing similar costumes... Read more »

A Guide to Coachella 2014 Weekend Two, By Someone Who Went to Weekend One

Coachella 2014 Weekend One is over. The celebrities have been spotted, the surprises have happened, and the sets have been broadcasted for all to see. The thing is, you have a Weekend Two wristband. You've been... Read more »

Watch Arcade Fire’s Full Coachella Set Featuring Debbie Harry

Wrapping up Coachella 2014, Arcade Fire brought out Debbie Harry of Blondie for the final set of the music festival. With some vocal assistance from Régine, they performed together Blondie’s ’79 classic “Heart of Glass,” which... Read more »

Listen to Arcade Fire Cover Blondie’s “Heart of Glass” Live in Concert

Last night, Arcade Fire played at Houston’s Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in yet another show for their lengthy North American tour. However, anyone in the crowd was not only blessed with a raucous performance of the band’s best... Read more »

The Legendary Glastonbury Festival Announces Its 2014 Lineup

The legendary Glastonbury festival, one of the 25 music festivals you should definitely go to before you die, has announced a huge swathe of its lineup. Compared to previous years, there is no really surprisingly awesome... Read more »

Watch Julian Casablancas Crash Arcade Fire’s Lollapalooza Argentina Set

Arcade Fire’s performance at Lollapalooza Argentina last night was interrupted by a rather special stage crasher in the form of The Strokes’ frontman Julian Casablancas. Just as the band were launching into their opening song, “Normal... Read more »

One of Arcade Fire’s Giant Bobblehead Masks Has Been Stolen

If you see someone walking around wearing Richard Parry’s giant Arcade Fire bobblehead mask, perform a citizen’s arrest immediately. During an Arcade Fire show in Birdgeport, CT, someone stole the mask, and the band is not... Read more »