Arcade Fire - Everything Now (Album)
Label Columbia Records
Formed in 2003 Arcade Fire have released four albums in ten years. In 2010 Rolling Stone named debut offering Funeral the album of the decade. Platinum-selling sophomore album Neon Bible debuted at #2 in the UK & USA. 2010’s The Suburbs debuted at #1 in seven countries and is certified platinum in the UK & Ireland. 2013’s Reflektor reached #1 on both the Billboard 200 & UK Official Chart & was accompanied by NBC special, Here Comes The Nighttime, drawing 6 million viewers. Over the course of a 14 year career the band have won 2 BRIT awards, 10 Juno awards, 3 NME awards & a 2011 Grammy for album of the year. In short they are one of the world’s most successful & revered active bands.
After a hiatus of almost four years on Thursday 1st June the band announced their return with the release of new single “Everything Now” & the launch of an album of the same name, scheduled for release on July 28th. In addition to premiering the track live on Radio 1 as Mistajam’s Hottest Record in the World, the band also performed the song live for the first time at a surprise show in Barcelona on Thursday nohjy, ahead of their headline slot at Primavera Sound. Everything Now was produced by Arcade Fire, Thomas Bangalter and Steve Mackey, with co-production by Markus Dravs.