Arcade Fire News

Help Haiti

From Friends, Haiti needs your help in her darkest hour. We just got off the phone with our friends at Partners in Health. Most of the medical infrastructure in Port-au-Prince is down.   More >

2009 Year End List: Jeremy Gara, Arcade Fire

Here are some of my favourite musics this year. Susanna and the Magical Orchestra - 3 Cryptacize - Mythomania El Perro Del Mar - Love is not Pop Grizzly Bear - Veckatimest Fever Ray - s/t Major Lazer - Guns Don't Kill People...   More >

New Arcade Fire video!

Arcade Fire have released a new video for "Black Mirror" from Neon Bible! Featuring interactive audio "toggles", and a giant head! Click here to enjoy!   More >

"Oh My Gawd!!"

Seems the folks attending the Springsteen show in Ottawa, ON on Sunday evening got a little treat.   More >

Arcade Fire North Carolina style!

Sure, the desert is cool, but nothing beats a "hometown" crowd! Merge caravans headed up I-40 to the hippy-laden streets of Asheville, NC to see Arcade Fire at the lovely Thomas Wolfe Auditorium.   More >

Calexico + Arcade Fire!

Calexico's Martin Wenk & Jacob Valenzuela lent their considerable trumpet prowess to Ocean of Noise on Arcade Fire's Neon Bible.   More >

eMusic Top 10: Rock, Rot or Rule?

Acclaimed rock historian Ronald Thomas Clontle, offers eMusic his "unique" perspective on some of the biggest selling albums of March 2007 - HERE. Regarding Arcade Fire's Neon Bible: "Big ups to Echo & The Bunnymen's Ian McCullough, who appears on Neon Bible under the name "Win Butler." " Priceless. -martin   More >

Arcade Fire on SNL Redux: What MawMaw said!

Arcade Fire's Saturday Night Live appearance marks the most exciting thing to happen on late night television in ages! The powers that be must agree with us, because Arcade Fire's appearance will re-air this Saturday night, March 31st on your local NBC affiliate. Win talked about the much-discussed guitar smashing in The Onion recently. US Tour Dates are still trickling in with New York just announced! Also, we came across this cool backstage footage from one of the European shows.   More >

Arcade Fire on SNL

Intervention... Keep The Car Running... SNL Digital Short: Business Meeting... Jorm (SNL writer) dancing backstage to/for Arcade Fire...   More >

Arcade Fire shows

The Arcade Fire shows at Judson Memorial Church in NYC started last night! Also, Arcade Fire announced their North American Tour yesterday! Less than a month until the release of Neon Bible! We are taking pre-orders now! Here are some little internet tidbits about the shows so far! Post more if you got'em! Idolator Best Week Ever Stereogum Brooklyn Vegan Perez Hilton (For you fellow Celebrity Gossip Mongers) Toronto Star Toronto Globe & Mail   More >

Arcade Fire cover "Guns of Brixton!"

NME Reports: Arcade Fire cover The Clash in London The Canadian band pay tribute to local punk legends Arcade Fire covered The Clash at the third of their week of London shows last night (January 31). The Canadian band, performing their final night at St Johns' Church in Westminster, started their set in similar fashion to the previous night by going into the middle of the crowd to perform acoustically.   More >

ACADE FIRE - NYC SHOWS (Feb 13th-17th)- SOLD OUT!!!

As anyone who was trying to get them knows by now, tickets went on sale for the upcoming ARCADE FIRE shows in NYC (Feb 13th-17th) this morning and promptly sold out in a MATTER OF MINUTES. For those lucky enough to get tickets, congratulations! For those not so lucky, do not depair - you will have plenty of other opportunities to see the band in the coming year, in venues with much larger capacities.   More >

MERGE - Best Of 2006 - The Lists (entry 5)

JEREMY GARA (Arcade Fire) well, here are ten things that i enjoyed a lot this 2006. Young Bride - Midlake Final Fantasy playing live No Heroes - Converge (& live) Korean Cinema Project Runway / Lost Harmony In Ultraviolet - Tim Hecker Shadow Of The Colossus - (PS2) / Nintendo DS The Letting Go - Bonnie "Prince" Billy Super Extra Gravity - The Cardigans The Eraser - Thom Yorke   More >