Two brand spanking new Arcade Fire tracks were aired on Zane Lowe’s radio show a couple of nights ago; ‘Culture War’ and ‘Speaking In Tongues’. The songs are to be on the deluxe edition of The Suburbs which will be available on August 2nd. The deluxe version will also contain a short film entitled Scenes From The Suburbs directed by camera guru, Spike Jonze.
Neon Bible left many Arcade Fire fans slightly disappointed and worried that the wind may have been taken from the magnificent sails of a band capable of producing a genre defying moment such as their debut Funeral. The Suburbs, however, not only won the band wild critical acclaim and a surprise Grammy win, but also won back the confidence of their fans and consolidated their position as indie-rock top-dogs; one of a few bands able to headline world renowned music festivals after just three LPs. Listen to the two knew tracks underneath: