Arcade Fire has announced their 2017 North American Infinite Content tour, The lengthy trek kicks off September 5 in the band’s hometown of Montreal and runs until early November. The tour, produced by Live Nation, will stop at The WFCU Centre on November 1 at 7:30pm.
A new Arcade Fire album is on the way. Everything Now, the follow-up to 2013’s Reflektor, is out July 28 via Columbia. The record includes the new song “Everything Now,” which they sold as a 12” vinyl single at Primavera Sound. The track is produced by Arcade Fire, Steve Mackey (of Pulp), and Thomas Bangalter of Daft Punk. This will be the band’s fifth album.
The new album is Arcade Fire’s first release under its new partnership with the global media and e-commerce platform Everything Now in synergy with the Sony Corporation.
In January this year, the band released a new single to coincide with Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration entitled I Give You Power. The song featured guest vocals from singer Mavis Staples and proceeds were donated to the American Civil Liberties Union.
Arcade Fire is husband and wife duo Win Butler and Régine Chassagne, along with Win’s younger brother William Butler, Richard Reed Parry, Tim Kingsbury and Jeremy Gara.
Tickets range from $40-85 and go on sale June 9 at 10am. More information can be found at wfcu-centre.com.