Posts Tagged ‘Arcade Fire’

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 »

Video: Arcade Fire Covers Boyz II Men’s “Motownphilly” in Philadelphia

Looks like Arcade Fire are doing personalized covers for each city that they visit during their Reflektor tour. Fittingly having covered Stevie Wonder in Detroit and Prince in Minneapolis, they continue the trend by taking on... Read more »

Watch Arcade Fire’s Win Butler Compete Against Toronto Raptors’ Amir Johnson in a 3-Point Contest

Something you may not know about Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler is that he’s really good at basketball. Like, really good. In fact, the musician used to play on his high school’s varsity basketball team. During... Read more »

Watch Arcade Fire Cover Stevie Wonder’s “Uptight (Everything’s Alright)”

A few nights ago, Arcade Fire treated fans by covering Prince’s “Controversy” during their show in Minneapolis and today we get footage of another surprise tribute. This time, the band took on Stevie Wonder’s classic “Uptight... Read more »

Listen to Arcade Fire Cover Prince’s “Controversy” at a Live Show

Considering how Reflektor sounded, it only seemed inevitable for Arcade Fire to cover Prince. On the second date of their U.S. tour (March 9), the Canadian art-rockers started their encore with a cover of Prince’s “Controversy.” The... Read more »

20 Artists We Should Thank Canada For

Canada has brought us Nickelback, Céline Dion, Avril Lavigne, Carly Rae Jepsen, Justin Bieber, Sum 41, Michael Bublé, Barenaked Ladies, and Bryan Adams, but they've also given us some not-so-terrible things... like Ellen Page and Are... Read more »

Watch Arcade Fire Perform “Afterlife” on Fallon

For his first week as host of The Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon has pulled out all the stops. And last night’s episode was no different featuring appearances from Michelle Obama and Will Ferrell as well as... Read more »

What Music is New York City Listening to in the Snow?

The weather in New York City has been pretty brutal lately. Just when we think it's about to warm up, another snow storm hits, and now the streets and sidewalks are caked with brown slush and... Read more »

Watch Arcade Fire & Pearl Jam Cover Neil Young in Australia

Perth’s Big Day Out festival got a pleasant surprise during Pearl Jam‘s set this weekend. The veteran rockers had just launched into a cover of Neil Young‘s Rockin’ in the Free World (a staple of the... Read more »