The new album is Arcade Fire’s first release under its new partnership having agreed a two-album deal with Sony’s Columbia Records.
Everything Now was produced by Arcade Fire, Thomas Bangalter and Steve Mackey, with co-production by Markus Dravs. The album was recorded at Boombox Studios in New Orleans, Sonovox Studios in Montreal, and Gang Recording Studio in Paris.
Arcade Fire’s surprise secret show in Barcelona on 1st June comes ahead of their headline slot at Primavera Sound this Saturday, part of an extensive tour taking in headline shows and festivals across North America and Europe this summer. The band’s UK live dates are:
7th June, SCUNTHORPE, Baths Hall
8th June, EDINBURGH, Corn Exchange
10th June, ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL
4th July, LONDON, York Hall
5th July, LONDON, York Hall
6th July, MANCHESTER, Castlefield Bowl