Posts Tagged ‘Arcade Fire’

Arcade Fire Members Opening Haitian Restaurant in Montreal

Arcade Fire may be on a slight hiatus after touring around the world for Reflektor, but that doesn’t mean their members are not staying active. Take, for example, Win Butler and Régine Chassagne. They’re branching out... Read more »

10 Times the Grammys Actually Got it Right

While the Grammys might claim to represent the best of the best, the results are highly contested, and year after year artists are snubbed while others are deemed underserving of their awards. With every show, there... Read more »

This Is What Retroactive Product Placement Ads in Music Videos Look Like

In September, Universal Music Group announced that it would be selling retroactive product placement ads in music videos along with its partners Mirriad and Havas. Now, we can see even more examples of what they are... Read more »

The Story of a Sad Boy: Looking Back at Arcade Fire’s “Funeral” 10 Years After its Release

There are three things in life that universally suck: death, taxes, and middle school. I don’t know much about the first two, but I can tell you, empirically, that the third is especially true. In 2004,... Read more »

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 »