Tag: Arcade Fire

ARCADE FIRE, York Hall – Evening Standard, 5 July 2017

As they strode through the crowd in an east London sports hall to the space where a boxing ring normally is, nine returning musicians were introduced as “The undefeated Arcade Fire!” This was a heavyweight fixture, an intimate first opportunity for London to hear songs from a fifth album by a Montreal band who are more commonly found headlining arenas… Read more →

ARCADE FIRE, Roundhouse – Evening Standard, 12 Nov 2013

“To everyone who felt uncomfortable dressing up, I’m not sorry,” said Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler as he gazed down upon a sea of suits and fancy headwear. Having already made the superhuman effort to secure gold dust tickets to this London comeback show, fans had then been informed that formal attire or costume was “mandatory”. It wasn’t quite no… Read more →