Indie Rockers Arcade Fire have announced plans for a new album and accompanying tour. See the dates below.
The follow-up to 2013’s Reflektor will be titled Everything Now and will be released on July 28th via Columbia Records. The album will contain a song of the same name, which was sold previously as a 12” single at Primavera Sound festival. Everything Now was produced by Arcade Fire, Steve Mackey, Markus Dravs and Thomas Bangalter (of Daft Punk). Frontman Win Butler recently told Zane Lowe of Beats 1 radio that the album will features contributions from Geoff Barrow of Portishead.
The band have also released a video for the title track, which features synthesizer contributions from Bangalter.
As far as touring arrangements go, Arcade Fire will headline Sunday night of Lollapalooza in Chicago on August 6th before embarking on the “Infinite Content” tour. Support will come from Wolf Parade, Broken Social Scene, Angel Olsen, Phantogram, Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Grandmaster Flash on select dates.
Arcade Fire “Infinite Content” Tour
9/5- Quebec City, QC @ Centre Videotron
9/6- Montreal, QC @ Bell Centre (w/ Wolf Parade)
9/9- Ottawa, ON @ Canadian Tire Centre (w/ Wolf Parade)
9/12- New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden (w/ Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Grandmaster Flash)
9/15- Boston, MA @ TD Garden (w/ Preservation Hall Jazz Band)
9/16- Washington, DC @ Verizon Center (w/Preservation Hall Jazz Band)
9/17- Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center
9/21- Atlanta, GA @ Infinite Energy Arena (w/ Wolf Parade)
9/22- Tampa, FL @ USF Sun Dome (w/ Wolf Parade)
9/23- Miami, FL @ Watsco Center at the University of Miami (w/ Wolf Parade)
9/26- New Orleans, LA @ UNO Lakefront Arena (w/ Wolf Parade)
9/27- Austin, TX @ Frank Erwin Center (w/ Wolf Parade)
9/28- Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Center (w/ Wolf Parade)
10/11- Edmonton, AB @ Rogers Place (w/ Phantogram)
10/12- Calgary, AB @ Scotiabank Saddledome (w/ Phantogram)
10/14- Vancouver, BC @ Pacific Coliseum (w/ Phantogram)
10/15- Seattle, WA @ Key Arena (w/ Phantogram)
10/17- Oakland, CA @ Oracle Arena (w/ Angel Olsen)
10/18- San Diego, CA @ Viejas Arena (w/ Angel Olsen)
10/20- Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum (w/ Angel Olsen)
10/22- Las Vegas, NV @ Mandalay Bay Events Center (w/ Angel Olsen)
10/25- Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center
10/27- Kansas City, MO @ Silverstein Eye Centers Arena
10/29- St. Paul, MN @ Xcel Energy Center
11/1- Windsor, ON @ Windsor Credit Family Union Centre (w/ Broken Social Scene)
11/3- Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre
Written by Eugene
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