This week is proving to be the week of comeback albums with news of Johnny Flynn’s new album Been Listening, Klaxons revealing their new track Flashover and now Arcade Fire announce the release date for their forthcoming album, The Suburbs. The record will be released 2nd August in the UK and 3rd August in the U.S. The release comes 3 weeks before the bands first headline slot at Reading and Leeds Festivals and is the bands first release since Neon Bible in 2007.
The band have made available two tracks for preview, Month of May and Suburbs, proving the band to be as sincere and mysterious as ever. Have a listen below.:
Arcade Fire – Month of May
Arcade Fire – Suburbs